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Best Gastown Restaurants: Tuc Craft Kitchen

Tuc Craft Kitchen $$$ | CANADIAN 60 Cordova St | 604-559-8999  Tuc. As in the British saying, “to tuck in.” You’ll want to do exactly that with the Canadian seasonal menu at Tuc Craft Kitchen. But locals will tell you it’s equally “Tuc” as in “tucked away.” With a subtle façade on a quiet strip of Gastown, Tuc […]

Best Gastown Restaurants: Purebread

  Purebread $$ | BAKERY 159 W Hastings St | 604-563-8060 Five minutes inside Purebread and you’ll realize – bread makes people happy. And here, it’s not just bread. It’s a counter piled high with brownies, cookies, scones, cakes, and meringues bigger than your head. It’s a handmade, all-natural, fresh-baked heaven in Gastown and you’ve […]

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 […]

The Post-Halloween Cleanse

Twas the day after Halloween and all across the floor, Candy wrappers of every kind – chocolates, caramels and more, As the morning unfolds, tummies are sore from all the sweets, It’s savoury and greenery that foodies now want to eat, For days like these when foodies need a “cleanse” Here’s a few of our best recommendations – […]

Foodies Worldwide: Outstanding Eggs

Hi Foodies! Earlier this year, we introduced the first “Foodies Worldwide” post on our blog. We were inspired by the breadth of food photos that are posted on social media each day, by foodies all over the globe! From perfectly-cooked steaks in Singapore to meticulously-crafted chocolates in Melbourne, there is no shortage of #foodporn to be […]

Tuc Tuc, Looks Like Rain.

Tuc Craft Kitchen 60 W Cordova Street Vancouver, BC Monday – Friday: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm,  5:00 pm – late Saturday: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm – late Sundays: closed Every day, I hear people say how much they love Vancouver. Between it’s natural beauty, metropolitan lifestyle, and amazing culinary scene, we can see that it’s an easy place to love. What is […]

Fable: From Farm to Table

Fable 1944 W 4th Ave In the most recent edition of Bon Appetit, the concept of “farm to table” is referred to as “industry standard.” And though we have certainly seen the emergence of restaurants with a strong, sustainable foundation, I would argue that, in Vancouver, farm to table is actually still an anomaly. Whatever […]

New Flavour Alert! The Frissant at Swiss Bakery

Swiss Bakery Producer of Canada’s first Frissant 143 E 3rd Ave Mon-Fri: 7:00am – 6:00pm Sat: 8:00am – 5:00pm Closed on Sundays Our love for the Frissant goes back a few years, to the moment when we first heard about the Cronut craze in New York. Outside of Dominique Ansel Bakery in Soho, stretched a […]

Welcome to the Neighbourhood: Krokodile Pear

Krokodile Pear 1867 West 1st Ave in Kitsilano You know ALL the food & bevvy spots in your neighbourhood. You almost can’t help it. Fellow foodies, you can attest to this, right? Whether it’s from pacing the local streets, mentally marking all the food joints (don’t worry, I do it, too…) or from simply living […]

Meet Me at Market

Market by Jean-Georges at the Shangri-La Hotel 1115 Alberni Street, 3rd Floor Featured on our Guilty Pleasures Gourmet Tour Vancouver’s tallest building, the Shangri-La, is no secret in the city. The hotel and residential complex boasts 62 stories and is a striking component of Vancouver’s famous skyline. The swanky building, built only in 2009, proudly […]

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