Category: American/Canadian

The Chopped Leaf – Robson Street

www.choppedleaf.ca 488 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC   Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve blogged. Whoops! I have to admit that I’ve been really horrible with posting full restaurant reviews and I blame the ease of Instagram posting and fully take responsible for my laziness…but I’m back! And hopefully I will figure out a posting routine for […]

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The Chopped Leaf

http://www.choppedleaf.ca [531 Sixth Street, New Westminster BC] I was contacted by The Chopped Leaf and was asked to come check out their food! I was mailed a $50 gift card to use at any location, so I went to the New West location as it was the easiest for me to go get to. I was […]

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Hungry Guys Kitchen

988 Granville St, Vancouver, BC | www.hungryguyskitchen.com |   Hungry Guys Kitchen is a newly opened restaurant in downtown Vancouver. There are plenty of healthy options available that are made to order. The decor is clean, trendy and aesthetically pleasing. Filled with natural light and wood furnishings, it’s far from being your typical burrito/salad bar.   […]

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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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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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The Acorn

3995 Main Street, Vancouver, BC Food Rating: 9/10 My long awaited visit to The Acorn was well worth the wait! My first attempt was actually a couple of years ago. My friend and I were walking down Main Street after a long, sweaty gym work-out and were on the hunt for some good, healthy grub. […]

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Yolk’s

1298 East Hastings Street, Vancouver BC Food Rating: 8/10 Having been to the food cart, I knew that I would love Yolk’s Restaurant. I’d had their breakfast sandwich and loved it! Here, with only a 15 minute wait (I had expected longer) I was seated and served quickly and efficiently despite being a full house. My […]

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Cafe Zen

1631 Yew St Vancouver, BC Food Rating: 8/10 I used to frequent Cafe Zen quite often, but due to the increase of new brunch spots opening up in the past couple years, I haven’t been in a while. I decided to re-visit today, and decided to finally try a new menu item! I’ve always ordered […]

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