Juniper a Regional, Cascadian restaurant

Juniper Rediscovers The Spirit Of the Pacific Northwest Regional, Cascadian restaurant shows home is where its heart is A fresh and vibrant distillation of the Pacific Northwest, Juniper proudly opens its doors December 3, 2015 in Vancouver’s Chinatown neighbourhood at 185 Keefer Street (corner Main Street). The 104-seat, spirit-forward restaurant and lounge, designed by Simcic & Uhrich Architects, is committed to showcasing the best of Cascadia. From rocky…

TACOFINO INTRODUCES NEW BAR MANAGER

MEXOLOGY: TACOFINO INTRODUCES NEW BAR MANAGER, DRINK MENU AND HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS AT TACO BAR IN GASTOWN   Bar Manager Julia Diakow Ushers in New Cocktail Program Focused on Seasonal Cocktails, Flights of Tequila and Mezcal, Mocktails and Happy Hour Tacofino’s trademark Mexican-by-way-of-West-Coast cuisine gets a perfect complement this fall as Julia Diakow joins the team as Bar…

WASTE NOT, WANT NOT: ROYAL DINETTE

WASTE NOT, WANT NOT: CELEBRATED LOCAVORE CHEF DAVID GUNAWAN UNVEILS MENU FOR SECOND “UGLY DUCKLING” DINNER AT ROYAL DINETTE Gunawan’s Latest Five-Course Dinner Informs, Educates Guests via Dishes Crafted from Commonly Discarded Cast-offs, Scraps   Building upon the success of the inaugural Ugly Duckling Dinner this past October that showcased the concept of “Trash Cooking” cuisine, Royal Dinette Chef/Owner…

HIP HOPS HOORAY VANCOUVER BREWERY TOURS

HIP HOPS HOORAY: VANCOUVER BREWERY TOURS TAPS INTO A KEG OF HOLIDAY SPIRIT WITH PUBLIC AND PRIVATE TOURS, GIFT PACKAGES  Give the Gift of Memories this Holiday Season with Unforgettable, Behind-the-Scenes Excursions to More than 13 Local Craft Breweries With the holiday season on the horizon, Vancouver Brewery Tours is helping Santa stuff the stockings of…

Vancouver Foodster Craft Beer Cocktail Challenge Award Winners

Vancouver Foodster Craft Beer Cocktail Challenge Award Winners   The  Vancouver Foodster Craft Beer Cocktail Challenge was a success featuring 4 creations from restaurants around Vancouver and Richmond. Each restaurant featured their Craft Beer Cocktail creation from October 1-25, 2015. Our media judging panel determined the ultimate winners of the challenge, and this was quite the task as each…

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria – $50. g.c. GIVEAWAY

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria Unveils New Urban Concept at Guildford Town Centre as Restaurant Expands to Surrey, BC   To celebrate the opening of the newest Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria we are giving away a $50. gift certificate. To be picked up at their Guildford location. See below for details.   Newest location offers authentic Neapolitan cuisine in a…

Tasting Dinner at Hart House November 5

Hart House Tasting Dinner Features Four Winds Brewery Beers   Burnaby’s Hart House Restaurant is teaming up with Delta’s Four Winds Brewery to illustrate the amazing synergy of flavours that happens when locally sourced cuisine is accompanied by BC craft beers.  On Thursday, November 5 2015, Hart House will host a five-course tasting dinner paired…

Craft Beer Cocktail Challenge

Vancouver Foodster presents the Craft Beer Cocktail Challenge Welcome to the Vancouver Foodster Craft Beer Cocktail Challenge. Restaurants from all over the city were invited to create and enter a cocktail creation that includes Craft Beer and other ingredients into a unqiue cocktail into this challenge. Each restaurant will be featuring their creations on their menu…

BNA Brewing – Kelowna

After an afternoon tasting some wonderful wines from the small guys at Garagiste North in Kelowna recently (and spitting – I was working after all), it was time for a palate cleanser. For me, that means a nice hoppy IPA. Luckily, I found a brewpub a short distance away – the BNA Brew Pub. Inside,…

YBIA announces 11th annual dining event, showcasing culinary talents of local chefs

Taste of Yaletown event reveals diverse mix of participating restaurants    The Yaletown Business Improvement Association (YBIA) is excited to announce the 11th annual Taste of Yaletown (TOY), a two week dining event showcasing unique dishes from 26 restaurants in the neighbourhood. This year’s popular dining event will run from October 15 – 29th, and showcase creativity…

BACONFEST AT URBAN DIGS FARM SEPTEMBER 26TH: 6PM – 10:30PM

Head to Urban Digs Farm for their 6th annual celebration of everyone’s favourite food group…… BACON! So much baconey goodness! Only $5 general admission (free for members) gets you in and covers your entertainment. Still Spirits will be performing their punk/bluegrass magic so bring your best dancing shoes. Bacon inspired dishes and drinks for $5 a plate/glass…

The city’s top experts take the Vancouver Magazine Cooking Stage, October 22-25 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West

Meet the Masters Series: Local culinarians get cooking at the Vancouver Home + Design Show   Home cooks, ready those recipe cards! The Vancouver Home + Design Show (happening October 22-25 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West) is gathering the city’s foodie elite including chefs, sommeliers, health food experts for the Masters Series on the Vancouver Magazine…

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar Hosts Sunday Pig Roast Series This Fall

BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR GOES WHOLE HOG WITH LAUNCH OF NEW SUNDAY PIG ROAST SERIES THIS FALL Exclusive Events Offer Family-Style Feast with Optional Beer, Wine Pairings Available   Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar will build on the success of its sold-out string of summer Seafood Boils by adding a Sunday Pig Roast Series to the menu in…

Introducing Osteria Savio Volpe

Lively Italian taverna opens its doors to Vancouver’s Fraserhood   Residents of Vancouver’s flourishing Fraserhood will soon have a bustling new tavern to satisfy their hunger for classic country Italian fare. Osteria Savio Volpe, the latest venture from three of the city’s renowned restaurant pros, will throw open its doors to the neighbourhood in early October…

The Irish Heather Revives Beloved Long Table Series

Gastown gastropub’s dinner series returns, along with a revamped menu Vancouver’s most authentic and traditional Irish pub is bringing back its acclaimed social dining experience. On the first and third Monday of September, The Irish Heather will once again host its highly anticipated Long Table Series.   This unique series allows hungry guests to hunker…