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9 Rockin’ Restaurants in the Dine Out Free Zone

Canada’s largest food and drink festival, Dine Out Vancouver, has taken over the city! From January 17-31, 2016, 288 Vancouver restaurants are offering $20, $30 or $40 set menus, and at most places, reservations are very much required. But what happens if you missed the boat? What if you love dining on whim? Is this 17-day festival […]

How to Navigate Dine Out Vancouver Like a Pro

Dine Out Vancouver is Canada’s largest annual food and drink festival. Presented by Tourism Vancouver, the 17-day event (January 15-31, 2016) tempts foodies and culinary enthusiasts with unique menus, gastronomic events, and celebrity chefs. It’s been 14 years since Dine Out Vancouver began, and this year, there are 288 participating restaurants (featuring $20, $30 or $40 menus) […]

#CreateSmallMoments: Ducati Grilled Cheese

Hi Foodies! In celebration of this year’s Small Business Awards, we’re creating small moments (and big memories) for foodies near and far. During a recent World’s Best Food Truck Tour, we caught wind that Mom (of Mom’s Grilled Cheese Truck) created a NEW menu item. We stopped in our tracks. Mom’s Grilled Cheese Truck makes Vancouver’s best grilled cheese […]

#CreateSmallMoments: Donut Edition

Monday mornings are always tough…but they’re infinitely better with a dozen fresh donuts! From the guests on our tours and from the people in our community, we’ve come to realize that the littlest moments – like eating donuts, having a nap, or sharing a meal – can bring the greatest joy. In celebration of this year’s Small […]

The Thanksgiving Pregame

Hello October! Can you believe how the time has flown, Foodies? Here we are in October, preparing for one of our favourite feasts – Thanksgiving! We love these occasions as we get to gather with friends and family who we may not always get to see. Though many of us are likely to have one “official” Thanksgiving […]

It’s Still Summer: Seasonal Recipes

Hi Foodies! In what seems like a blink of an eye, the lazy days of Summer have started to slip away. Here at Vancouver Foodie Tours, we’re still living in denial, determined to drain every last drop of joy from Summer before Fall truly hits! We love the feeling of escape that comes from visiting the […]

It’s Still Summer: Our favourite cocktails

Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise – it’s still summer, right Foodies? We’re not quite ready to let go of the long evenings, the endless ice cream, picnics at the beach, or bike rides around the seawall! This summer, the VFT Foodies have even had a chance to take part in some of Vancouver’s best things […]

New Food Truck Makes a Mean Fried Chicken

As hosts of the World’s Best Food Truck Tour, we keep a keen eye on (and a healthy appetite for) Vancouver’s best street eats. Over the years, it’s been our pleasure to taste our way through the refined, multicultural food scene that has emerged from a category once dominated by hotdogs and smokies. Any local […]

Ice Cream Update

ICE CREAM UPDATE: NEW AND COMING SOON What’s the best thing to do on a hot summer day in Vancouver? Go for ice cream, of course! As you know, the VFT Foodies are constantly eating our way through Vancouver and we’ve discovered some new ice cream stops to add to your list! NEW: Roosters Ice Cream […]


At first glance, you would never peg Industrial Avenue for a foodie destination. The landscape of this part of Vancouver is almost exclusively concrete – low, boxed-shaped warehouses and large parking lots stretch towards the skyline of the North Shore. But, hidden within one of these nondescript buildings is Beta 5 – one of North’s […]

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