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Ugly Duckling Dinner Series IV at Royal Dinette

Ugly Duckling Dinner IV at Royal Dinette www.royaldinette.ca 905 Dunsmuir St, Vancouver, BC   Cast-offs, offcuts and scraps considered the “Ugly Ducklings” of the culinary world get their moment once again on Tuesday, March 22 when Head Chef Jack Chen teams with visiting Galiano Island chef Jesse McCleery to play host to our fourth Ugly Duckling Dinner. […]

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Earls Restaurants: New Behind The Scenes Videos of Fan Favourites!

Earls Restaurants www.earls.ca (Over 20 locations throughout BC!) Hi guys! I’ve teamed up with Earls Restaurants to promote their fan favourite menu item, Tuna Tostadas. They’re made with chili-rubbed Albacore tuna, cilantro aioli, avocado, jicama slaw on crisp corn tortillas, topped with a radish. To check out the recipe and their new Behind The Scenes […]

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Lips Resto Restaurant

1143 Davie St, Vancouver, BC www.lipsresto.com   Check out my very first Bites of Vancouver Dining YouTube Video! Click Here   Named after Executive Chef Curtis “Lips” Demyon, Lips Resto takes classic cuisines and adds their own modern bistro touch. Newly opened, Lips celebrated their grand opening with a bang- a red carpet, free drinks, a DJ […]

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Chatime (with ChineseBites)

www.chatimeca.com Locations: 1274 Robson Street, Downtown, Vancouver, BC 1545 W. Broadway, Vancouver, BC 450-9100 Blundell Road, Richmond, BC BitesOfVancouver disclaimer: I was invited to try Chatime’s Robson Location by ChineseBites.com. The service may not represent their usual service as Chatime was aware of the invitation.  With over 1200 locations worldwide, this Taiwan-founded bubble tea company brews their […]

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Coast to Coast Dinner Series: Celebrating Nova Scotia Month with Chef Michael Howell at Edible Canada At The Market

212-1551 Johnston Street,  Vancouver, BC www.ediblecanada.com June is Nova Scotia month in the Coast to Coast Dining series! To celebrate, Chef Michael Howell offered a collaborative menu with selected wine pairings from Benjamin Bridge, a Nova Scotian winery. This dinner celebration showcased the culinary best of the Atlantic from seafood to wild foraged food.   A […]

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Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House: Happy Hour (Daily from 4-6pm)

777 Thurlow St, Vancouver, BC www.joefortes.ca Happy Hour at Joe Fortes is offered every day of the week between 4-6pm. The Happy Hour menu is only served in the bar area of the restaurant. It gets pretty busy and they don’t take reservations for Happy Hour, so I would recommend getting to the restaurant right […]

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VANEATS.CA Presents SPRING FLING April 12-June 12, 2015

 This blog post can also be found at myvancity.ca Presented by vaneats.ca, SPRING FLING is available from  April 12 – June 12, 2015 with limited passes available for $27. The MOSAIC restaurant is located on the second floor of the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The SPRING FLING package includes: Your choice of appie: “Earth Apple Farms Mixed Kale”, radishes, garlic scape […]

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Steveston Pizza Company

3400 Moncton Street, Richmond, BC www.stevestonpizza.com This is beginning to sound like many of my other posts, but Steveston Pizza Co was on my list of restaurants to try for years! Steveston is a bit of a trek for me (considering I’m surrounded by so many great food places within minutes of East Van) which […]

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Cafe Medina

780 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC Food Rating: 9/10 Having dined at many brunch spots in Vancouver, Medina Cafe still tops the list as one of my all-time favourites. I fell in love with Medina years ago, when they had just opened in Crosstown and most of Vancouver hadn’t yet caught wind of their amazing waffles […]

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Vancouver Foodster & DineOut Vancouver Presents Brunch Crawl: Downtown

The fourth Brunch Crawl of the series, the Downtown Brunch Crawl boasted a diverse selection of eight different restaurants. From newly-opened bakeries to a taphouse under a hotel, this crawl covered everything. For this crawl, the check-in was at Kingston Taphouse and Grill. Check-in is quick and easy, you present your ticket or give your […]

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