Baker’s Breakfast Joint is Serving Up Breakfast in Chinatown “All Night Long”, Jan. 27th
Baker's Breakfast Joint is usually only available for pre-order for delivery via their website, so this is a nice opportunity to enjoy their offerings (baos, steamed buns, egg tarts, cheesecake and more) in a more casual and interactive way.
For this special Lunar New Year edition of 'The Dishes', we thought it would be fun to consult with Sophia Lin, owner of the Mt. Pleasant based 'modern Chinese bistro', to find which Vancouver restaurants (besides her own) she recommends for celebrating this auspicious occasion in proper gustatory style.
A Dozen Industry Folks Talk Tackling Food Waste and Offer Their ‘Insider’ Tips
Recent research estimates that 20% (or 11 million tonnes) of all the food produced in Canada each year becomes (avoidable) waste - food that could have been eaten, but was instead sent to a landfill, incinerated or managed as organic waste.
Ten Places to Steam, Soak and Sauna In and Around Vancouver, Mapped
From luxurious hotel spas to community centres and gyms, plus a "feel good" pop-up situation and a historic institution - the city and surrounding area offer a range of detoxifying venues. Here's our list of ten local options to help get you passively sweating in 2023...
Alibi Room Readies for Changing of Hands at the End of December
Although the Alibi Room will continue to sling pints (under the management of Victoria, BC-based hospitality group, Four Top) the last day of service under their current ownership of extended family members - Nigel and Kerry Springthorpe, Raya Audet and Chef Greg Armstrong - will be Friday, December 23rd, 2022.
Our Updated Guide to Vancouver’s Best Bookstores, Mapped
Once again, we've compiled our list of favourite local bookstores (and a few low key non-bookstore 'bookstores') to use as a guide for all your holiday gift-giving needs, and/or for filling your personal library shelves over the months ahead...
Be a ‘Local Tourist’ at Kid Sister’s One-Day-Only Pop Up Market, Dec. 10
To celebrate Kid Sister Skin Care's first anniversary, owner Max Tamoto has rounded up a crew of like-minded small businesses for a one day shopping event at Strathcona's Picnic Studios (881 E Hastings).