JJ Bean Coffee. It’s everywhere that’s anywhere in Vancouver. To local coffee aficionados, JJ Bean’s locations are well-loved sanctuaries. Yet, to the untrained eye – the new arrival, the traveler – JJ Bean’s obvious presence might attract a wary eye. The feeling is only natural; authentic, local, family businesses don’t often come with 23 storefronts, especially […]
If You Crave… food that tells history, Sights with dramatic geography, and People who are proudly local… The Granville Island Public Market has it all Perched on Vancouver’s dramatic waterfront, Canada’s most famous Public Market houses 90 of Canada’s top artisans, from cheese mongers to florists, pasta makers, fruit stands, charcuterie shops and more. The market is full of […]
Chef Tobias shares the recipe behind the Falafel Veggie Bowl at Edible Canada on Granville Island. It's a labour of love!
With his colourful career path, entrepreneurial spirit, and fervid passion for food, Eric Pateman might just be the most interesting man in Canada.
It’s been ONE YEAR since we launched the Gastronomic Gastown Tour! We’ve always loved the history-rich and food-centric neighbourhood but we're officially smitten!
[UPDATED May 4, 2017: Sen Pad Thai – a noodle shop by celebrated Vancouver chef, Angus An, is now open in Net Loft building on Granville Island] Sen Pad Thai opened this morning on Granville Island, and we stopped in for the first taste of Chef Angus’ newest creations! TAKE A LOOK AT SEN PAD […]
Vancouver Foodie Tours Tasting Partners take Spotlight in 2017 Golden Plates The Georgia Straight’s annual “Golden Plates – Readers’ Choice Winners” provide readers with a series of “Best of” categories. Making this list is a testament to a restaurant’s recognition, relevance, and of course, food! Please join us in acknowledging Vancouver’s incredible food scene and congratulating our […]
Besides coffee, clouds, and an occasional earthquake, Vancouver is known as the home of some of Canada’s best craft beer. In fact, as of February, 2017, there are over 60 independently owned breweries in the Lower Mainland alone, and many more throughout B.C. With so many amazing options, there isn’t any doubt how easy it […]
The Winterruption Donut Spectacular returns to Granville Island February 17-19, 2017! Granville Island’s annual festival is back for it’s 12th season! Winterruption includes local artists, musicians, theatre performance, Foodie Tours (that’s us!)…and our favourite event, the Winterruption Donut Spectacular! Each year, the sweet geniuses at Lee’s Donuts on Granville Island create a special flavour for […]
Valentines puns with a foodie twist. Happy Valentines Day, Foodies! 1. My heart beets for you. 2. Let’s grow mould together. 3. I’m crazy pho you A cheap date + a priceless pun 4. Let’s avocuddle! 5. If you were a fruit, you’d be a FINEapple. Heck yes. 6. You’re my butter half. 7. It […]
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