All-Star chef line-up and new Sunday brunch planned for Taste Washington’s 21st birthday

  Biggest menu of events and special guests booked for Taste Washington 2018   Taste Washington is keeping it fresh for its biggest year yet, with a talented group of culinary stars and a brand new Sunday brunch event. Tickets to the entire Taste Washington festival are on sale now at tastewashington.org. New to the…

SEXY ’BEEST: HISTORIC GASTOWN ENCLAVE BRINGS THE LOVE, HOSTS INTIMATE VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER SERVICE

  Restaurant Sets the Mood for Romance on Wednesday, February 14 When Executive Chef Ian McHale Serves Four-Course, Seasonally Inspired Feast with Optional Wine Pairings    t’s ‘ready, set, romance’ when the staff at Wildebeest play cupid and host a one-night-only four-course Valentine’s Day dinner service in the warm and inviting dining quarters of the Gastown restaurant…

Glowbal participating as Dine Out Vancouver Festival returns in 2018

  Calling all food and wine lovers alike, it’s time to take the city by storm to try the best dining destinations Vancouver has to offer. This year, we’re excited to include the brand new Italian Kitchen! If you haven’t joined us yet at Italian Kitchen’s new location, Dine Out Vancouver offers the perfect chance…

SUPPORTING OUR CANADIAN OLYMPIC ATHLETES NEVER TASTED SO GOOD

  With the Pyeong Chang 2018 Winter Olympics just one month away, chefs and organizers of the 2018 Canadian Culinary Championships are getting ready for a battle of the plates on February 2 + 3 in Kelowna, BC. “Net proceeds from the Canadian Culinary Championships are provided to the Canadian Olympic Foundation which supports Olympic…

DINE AROUND Thompson Okanagan back until February 4, 2018

    With about 50 restaurants participating throughout the Thompson Okanagan, there’s lots of choice to check out the specially designed three-course tasting menus. You’ll find menus at $15, $25, $35 and $45 with suggested BC VQA wine pairings, BC Craft Beer pairings or spirits and cocktail pairings. Says Christina Ferreira, event coordinator, “More than…

Rheingau, the Land of Riesling

  ­­The BC chapter of the Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers, or CAPS recently hosted a seminar titled, “Terroir of Rheingau: The Region of Riesling”, and featured four wines from the prestigious Weingut Robert Weil.   ‘Weingut’ can be translated as vineyard, wine growing estate or winery. Export Manager Nicolas Pfaff was on hand to lead…

Best Sommelier of BC Competition Returns to Vancouver

  New competing category for 2018 BC Aspiring Sommelier      Hosted by The Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers British Columbia Chapter (CAPS BC), the fourth annual Best Sommelier of BC Competition returns to Rogers Arena on January 29th, 2018.  This annual competition attracts some of the best and brightest sommeliers from across the province to compete for the…

To The Victor Belong the Spoils…

  We were definitely spoiled as we joined the throng of happy guests  celebrating the opening of The Victor Restaurant and Lounge Wednesday evening. With a nod to mid century elegance and intimacy The Victor definitely made it’s mark. Just getting there is an experience as you stroll around a beautiful outdoor water feature under a winding…

CAFÉ MEDINA PLAYS HOST TO SECOND ANNUAL AUSTRALIA DAY WINE DINNER ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 26

  Vancouver Brunch Destination Lights up the Night by Pairing Five-Course Menu with Wine Australia as Part of 2018 Dine Out™ Vancouver Festival  Café Medina will celebrate Australia Day by taking guests on a culinary walkabout when the downtown hotspot hosts its second annual Australia Day Wine Dinner on Friday, January 26 at 6:30 p.m. as part…

The Westin Bayshore’s H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge make their Dine Out Vancouver debuts Jan 19 – Feb 4

  H2 presents $30 Dine Out menu, H Tasting Lounge offers a $40 Dine Out menu and a World Chef Exchange dinner January 30th   There’s never been a better time to introduce yourself to H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge than during Dine Out Vancouver 2018. The magnetic new restaurant and stylish lounge…

Our #FavouriteThings our Suggestions for Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2018 so far …

  Here are some suggestions for your Dine Out Vancouver Festival opportunities. Reservations highly recommended to avoid disappointment. Share your favourites with us on our social media Facebook, Twitter (@myvancity) and Instagram (@myvancityca) Dig In, Dine Out, Pop-Up! Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise® Pop-Up Returns For Second Year During Dine Out Vancouver DINE OUT VANCOUVER FESTIVAL RESTAURANT BOOKINGS…

Dig In, Dine Out, Pop-Up! Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise® Pop-Up Returns For Second Year During Dine Out Vancouver

  Attention seafood lovers! Back by popular demand, the Ocean Wise® Pop-Up Café returns to Vancouver Aquarium during the Dine Out Vancouver Festival. This year, diners can enjoy one of two seatings in the transformed bistro-esque Aquarium Café on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings throughout the Festival, which runs from Friday, Jan. 19 to Sunday,…

Tableau Bar Bistro to celebrate Dine Out Vancouver’s 16th anniversary

  A three-course menu highlights classic and new dishes for Dine Out 2018   Tableau Bar Bistro is excited to announce they’ll be celebrating Dine Out Vancouver’s 16th anniversary — taking place January 19 to February 4, 2018 — with a three-course set menu.     Tableau’s decadent dishes highlight its French-meets-West-Coast fare, showcasing old…

Dine Out Vancouver returns to Donnelly Group pubs and cocktail clubs across the city

  Fresh, satisfying, scratch-made menus offer amazing value and flavour for only $20!   This year’s Donnelly Group Dine Out Vancouver menus blend new food program highlights with a number of fresh dishes created by the culinary team. With hearty entrees, satisfying vegetarian options, and tempting desserts–all made-from-scratch–Donnelly Group is proud to offer what might…