Enjoy the best of Whistler’s summer with happy hour on the patio at Hy’s Steakhouse

While Whistler’s reputation may be built on skiing, it’s also a very special place during the summer months. And, no trip to Whistler would be complete without a visit to Hy’s – Whistler’s Best Steakhouse.   Hy’s Steakhouse invites guests to celebrate summer on the mountain and experience their newly opened patio. Enjoy the mountain…

HIGH FIVE! Chez Christophe celebrates five years in Burnaby Heights

Jess Bonzon first stepped foot in Burnaby Heights five years ago, they knew it was the right neighbourhood to grow their new Canadian roots and build their new business. Since then, Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie (4717 Hastings Street) has grown to be a destination for award-winning artisanal chocolates and creative viennoiseries. To celebrate half a…

BIG Starbucks News!

Starbucks is going strawless! Today, July 9th, Starbucks will announce plans to eliminate single-use plastic straws globally by 2020 Starbucks has designed, developed and manufactured a strawless lid, which will become the standard for all iced coffee, tea and espresso beverages. Starbucks is the largest food and beverage retailer to make such a global commitment, which will eliminate more than…

New Mango Dragonfruit Starbucks Refreshers are the perfect afternoon “pink-me-up’

  Today, June 19th, Starbucks will add the NEW Starbucks Mango Dragonfruit Refreshers® beverage to the permanent menu in Canada. The Mango Dragonfruit Starbucks Refreshers® beverage tastes as exotic as it sounds, with a deep magenta colour and sweet, tropical flavours with no artificial colours or sweeteners.  Its vibrant hue comes from pieces of real…

NEW RESTAURANT, CAFÉ AND ART GALLERY CONCEPT ‘ORIGO CLUB’ TO OPEN IN RICHMOND’S OVAL VILLAGE THIS SUMMER

Offshoot of Private Overseas Club Offers Exclusive Showcase for French-Inspired Cuisine, State-of-the-Art Coffee Counter and Tea Bar, Collection of Contemporary Asian Art   Culinary and cultural aficionados alike can sample a unique experience for the senses when Origo Club opens the doors on a brand-new 5,200-sq.-ft. multifaceted concept that will encompass a restaurant, café and art gallery in…

Bel Café opens second location in Kitsilano

Tasty treats, specialty drinks and lunch-time favourites arrive in Vancouver’s Westside   Bel Café is thrilled to open the doors of its second location in Kitsilano on West 3rd Avenue at Burrard Street, inviting Vancouver’s Westside to experience the same specialty coffees and teas, fresh baked pastries and desserts, and gourmet soups, salads and sandwiches…

Knock it out of the park for Dad at The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver this Father’s Day

H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge make the harbour-side resort a prime destination on Dad’s special day   The Westin Bayshore Vancouver’s H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge are superb dining destinations for visitors and locals alike. And on Sunday, June 17, they offer Dads and their families a number of…

NEW Starbucks Frappuccino + Sous Vide Egg Bites Flavour

Starting Tuesday, June 5th, Starbucks is putting a flavourful spin on some favourites with the NEW Serious Strawberry Frappuccino blended beverage and the NEW Chicken Chorizo & Tortilla Sous Vide Egg Bites – both are permanent additions to the menu. The Serious Strawberry Frappuccino blended beverage is a seriously flavourful layered drink that starts with a swirl of real strawberry fruit puree, followed by the new, reinvented Strawberries…

The Victor Launches An Exciting New Brunch Experience!

Parq Vancouver’s The Victor has just launched brunch on Sundays; a perfect way to welcome the upcoming Summer months. Available from 10.30am – 2.30pm every Sunday, menu highlights include Lobster Frittata, Oscar Eggs Benedict, Steak & Eggs, Foie Gras French Toast, Wagyu Breakfast Burger, Sushi & Seafood Bar, Dim Sum and more. There is also…

Bel Café introduces glass jars for tasty to-go dishes adding freshness and reducing waste to landfills

Bel Café is proud to be replacing single-use plastic containers with reusable glass jars, for a selection of to-go menu items delivering a fresher, safer alternative to customers, while also protecting the environment by reducing waste to landfills. As an added incentive to encourage jars to be returned and reused, guests receive $1 off their…

STARBUCKS IS MAKING AFTERNOONS AS DELICIOUS AS MORNINGS WITH THE LAUNCH OF NEW MENU ITEMS AVAILABLE MAY 1

The company is rolling out new offerings – including several Canadian exclusives – aimed squarely at afternoons.   This week, Starbucks is introducing more Canadian-exclusives, giving customers more reasons than ever to visit cafés throughout the day. Beginning May 1, five new fresh sandwiches inspired by international flavours will revamp the lunch lineup – and…

Celebrate the Best of Arts, Crafts and Music from across Canada August 3-6, 2018

The Filberg Festival has always been known for featuring exceptional Canadian talent when it comes to entertainment. Headliners over the long weekend include: R&B Allstars, The Paperboys, Dustin Bentall, Roy Forbes, Boom Booms and Michael Kaeshammer.  Visit http://filbergfestival.com/the-festival/entertainment/  for the full line up.   Join us on Friday August 3rd for a special evening concert…

Blenz Coffee Launches the Turmeric Latte

Blenz Coffee has launched the Turmeric Latte at all of their 61 locations. The lattes are vegan, dairy free, caffeine free, sugar free, and have no artificial ingredients or sweeteners. “Turmeric has endless health benefits and is commonly known for its anti-inflammatory properties,” said Janelle Saccucci, Director of Marketing and Communications for Blenz Coffee. “Superfood…

IN SEARCH OF HIDDEN MENU TREASURES TULALIP RESORT CASINO CHEFS SHOWCASE THEIR PRIME PICKS

Something special is happening April 2 through May 30, 2018, at Tulalip Resort Casino. Tulalip chefs regularly take the opportunity to conceive new and delicious dishes using complex creativity at every level. Through inspirational research from the ever-changing culinary world, these creations invoke what truly makes the Tulalip chefs love what they do. At each…

Fun and elegance collide at The Westin Bayshore this spring with lively Easter brunch and refined afternoon tea

Step into a new season at H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge   The Westin Bayshore’s H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge welcome spring with menus that your taste buds are bound to remember. Poised at the edge of Stanley Park and boasting views of Coal Harbour and the North Shore…