February 04, 2015
THE NEWS - Provence Marinaside is Getting a Facelift
After 13 years at its Yaletown location, Alessandra and Jean-Francis Quaglia are giving their Provence Marinaside restaurant a full renovation.
September 11, 2014
ABOUT LAST NIGHT - Gods of the Grill at CinCin
CinCin's "Gods of the Grill" dinner brought a little Argentine flavour to Vancouver - despite Agro-Can's limitations.
July 25, 2014
THE NEWS - New Soup Cafe for the East Side
Liquids + Solids opens their 3rd Cafe and Market on East Hastings.
December 05, 2013
THE NEWS - Campagnolo Celebrates 5th Anniversary with Ceci
Campagnolo celebrates 5 years on Main street, plus miles and miles of ceci.
November 27, 2013
Previews - Cactus Club Previews New Dishes for 2014
With three new Cactus Clubs getting ready to open across Canada, the kitchen is constantly challenged to come up with new dishes that will suit every region. Here's a sneak peak of what will be on menus soon.
August 09, 2013
DEALS ON MEALS - Savings Spotter - Best Deals under $25
It's summertime and the livin' is easy, however your budget may not be so relaxed. Here's our pick of restaurant deals around town that offer substantial fare at a lightweight prices.
April 23, 2013
THE NEWS - Bella Gelateria Comes to Yaletown
Vancouver's best gelato shop is expanding to Yaletown.
March 13, 2013
THE NEWS - Vancouver's 1st e-Groceteria Opens Today
Vancouver's first e-grocery/cafeteria opens today at the downtown foot of the Burrard St. Bridge
February 13, 2013
Previews - Rainier Provisions opens in Gastown
The Heather Hospitality Group has opened Rainier Provisions, a deli and carvery (named after the Historic Gastown Hotel in which it is housed).
January 23, 2013
THE NEWS - Lost & Found - a new cafe for the DES
Lost & Found, a new cafe in Vancouver's DES, is the latest project of Kane Ryan, the man behind The Dirty Wall Project.
December 05, 2012
THE NEWS - Micro Bar Bites for Rod Butters in Kelowna
The owners of Raudz Regional Table will open a new concept restaurant in Kelowna by March 2013.
December 04, 2012
THE NEWS - The Portside - New Pub from Mark Brand
Among his many projects, entrepreneur Mark Brand intends to add a new pub to his Gastown portfolio.
October 16, 2012
Previews - Lily Mae's Now Open in Gastown*
Armand Tencha and Jeff Jefkins announce the opening of their Gastown comfort cafe, Lily Mae’s.
September 22, 2012
THE NEWS - Hy's Encore Turns 50
Dust off your best Tournedos Rossini ...Hy's Encore is turning 50, and there's going to be a party ...
September 14, 2012
Previews - Sanafir Becomes Fish Shack *
Can the casual Fish Shack succeed without a waterfront location? The Glowbal group is betting a boatload that it will.
July 24, 2012
Previews - East of Main Cafe Opens in Chinatown
Some initial press information about East of Main Cafe, one of the new restaurants placing their bets on old Chinatown.
July 08, 2012
Previews - Mickey D's Goes Upscale on Robson
McDonald's debuts McCookies, McCheescakePops and lots of other McStuff at its new 24-hr McCafe on Robson.
June 12, 2012
THE NEWS - A Second Look at OX Oyster Express
There's a new little oyster bar in Vancouver's Chinatown, and it's a pearl.
May 15, 2012
THE NEWS - The New Q4 on Broadway Gets Saucy
With the opening of their new restaurant location, the Corsi clan have made it easier for you to take the best loved Q4 dishes home with you - and we don't mean as leftovers.
April 19, 2012
Previews - Cache Bistro and Lounge Opens in Yaletown
A new French Bistro opens in Yaletown this week. The following information comes directly from the restaurant's press release.
April 02, 2012
THE NEWS - 12 New Food Trucks Announced for Vancouver
This morning, Mayor Gregor Robertson revealed to an excited bloggerati, which applicants had successfully run City Hall's gauntlet and snagged the 12 available food cart permits for 2012.
March 29, 2012
Previews - A First Look at Fat Dragon
The Dragon leads the way to a powerfully tasty collection of Asian-style dishes from the Campagnolo Restaurant team.
March 28, 2012
Previews - Oh My ... OX! Oyster Express
A new oyster bar indicates future big changes for Chinatown
December 02, 2011
Previews - Cactus Club English Bay Opens in January
Are you ready for sunset dining? Come mid-January 2012, a new and modern Cactus Club at English Bay will be open for business in the location of the former BathHouse at English Bay.
October 11, 2011
Previews - A First Sneak Peek at Black and Blue
A photo embargo was still in effect at Glowbal Group's newest restaurant, Black and Blue. However we did get a quick preview of some of the room features.
June 30, 2011
Previews - Go Fish Broadway replaces Bin 942
Chef Gord Martin is pleased to announce that he will open a second GO FISH location this summer at Broadway and Granville, in the current Bin 942 space.
June 20, 2011
Previews - Frankie's Italian Kitchen Opens in William Tell Space
Frankie's Italian Kitchen & Bar quietly opened its doors this month having taken over the space formerly occupied by The William Tell and Beatty Street Bar & Grille.
May 27, 2011
Previews - LA's Ramen Jinya Comes to Vancouver
The Japanese colonization of both ends of Robson Street continues with Ramen Jinya.
May 06, 2011
Previews - Behind the Papered Door at Hawksworth Restaurant
Hawksworth restaurant at the Rosewood Georgia Hotel is ready to make its debut, in just one week's time. Here's a little of what you will find.
December 08, 2010
Previews - Tinhorn Creek Announces Details of New Restaurant
December 01, 2010
Previews - A First Look Inside Q4 al Centro
The hammers, buzz saws, and assorted pieces of construction machinery are seeing plenty of action down at 780 Richards street where Q4 al Centro is quickly taking shape as a fully formed new restaurant.
November 03, 2010
Previews - Three New Venues for the Cactus Club
2011 will see two new Cactus Club restaurants in Vancouver, while Abbotsford will get one.
August 28, 2010
Previews - 100 Days Pops Up at the Opus Hotel
Opus temporarily fills its empty Elixir space with a buzz-baiting pop-up restaurant/dining event.
August 04, 2010
Previews - Commune Cafe - A Preview
Annette Rawlinson, Chef Tina Fineza and Evoke Interior Design team up to make brand new Commune Cafe a bright addition to the mid-town restaurant scene.
May 24, 2010
Previews - Sweeney's Now Open in Yaletown
SWEENEY’S of Yaletown is a new counter-service restaurant, owned and operated by the team behind the popular Galley Patio & Grill at the Jericho Sailing Centre.
May 22, 2010
Previews - Everything Cafe in Vancouver's Chinatown
The latest project from the Sean Heather/Scott Hawthorn tag team opened just a few days ago as a Euro-sleek cafe in Chinatown.
May 20, 2010
Previews - Calabash Restaurant Opens in Vancouver's Gastown Next Week
Toronto ex-pats will rejoice. Calabash, Gastown's new Caribbean-themed restaurant, say they are due to open next week.
May 11, 2010
Previews - Nimby Burger Opens Beachside in Kits
(Think Shake Shack on the beach) Kits is getting a modern take on the classic burger and shake joint
March 12, 2010
Previews - Judas Goat Opens This Weekend
Judas Goat, the new Spanish style tapas restaurant opens in Gastown this weekend, but will the tapas be Spanish?
March 10, 2010
Previews - Salt Building To Become New Brew Pub for Mark James
False Creek landmark building with Olympics connection, to become new restaurant, brewpub and bakery complex for Mark James Group.
January 21, 2010
Previews - Prestons Restaurant to Open in Vancouver's Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
Offering a wide selection of traditional west coast cuisine with Mediterranean and Asian flavours, Prestons restaurant opened as the culinary anchor in the new Coast Coal Harbour Hotel.
January 14, 2010
Previews - A third restaurant for Hapa Izakaya
Lea and Justin Ault of Vancouver’s Hapa Izakaya restaurant group, reveal their newest restaurant in Yaletown today.
January 12, 2010
Previews - A Sneak Peek at Glowbal Steak
A few quick photos showing the changes at glowbal restaurant which reopens tonight.
January 08, 2010
Previews - Academic Opens
Donnelly Group's latest pub features dishes such as Québécois poutine, grilled mini burgers, traditional Ukrainian perogies and beer battered fish and chips.
December 16, 2009
Previews - Decor Details from the Corner Suite Bistro
After a five month delay, The Corner Suite Bistro de Luxe is close to opening...we hope.
December 12, 2009
Previews - Lupo to Open on December 16
Julio Gonzalez Perini and Michael Mameli are ready to welcome diners to their modern Italian eatery in Yaletown on Dec. 16.
November 24, 2009
Previews - Fuel Becomes ReFuel
Robert Belcham and Tom Doughty of Fuel and Campagnolo Restaurants, announce refuel, a neighborhood restaurant and bar specializing in Casual Northwest Cuisine.
November 19, 2009
Previews - Browns Social House Reopens as Hub Restaurant and Lounge
After operating the Yaletown franchise of Browns Social House for three years, owner Bill Marsh closed Browns Social House and reopened in its place “Hub Restaurant and Lounge”.
October 23, 2009
Previews - SOCIETY Opens on October 29, 2009
SOCIETY Dining Lounge - "a positively unpredictable new venue" - opens Thursday, October 29 at 1257 Hamilton Street in Vancouver's Yaletown
September 25, 2009
Previews - Pourhouse Opens in Gastown
Jay Jones' and Chris Irving's elegantly casual new restaurant serving homestyle cooking has opened in Yaletown.
May 07, 2009
Previews - Stella's on Cambie now Open
New businesses are cropping up along the Cambie corridor like the proverbial morels after the forest fire and not all of them are big box retailers. Take Stella's on Cambie for example ...
May 01, 2009
Previews - Heading for the Pourhouse
Following this week's surprise announcement that Mixologist Jay Jones would be leaving his position at Voya Restaurant and the Loden Hotel to open Pourhouse, his own bar and restaurant in Gastown, Jay has released some more details on the new project.
April 30, 2009
Previews - Local - New Restaurant for Summerland
"LOCAL – lounge • grille” will open in early July next door to the Summerland Waterfront Resort and Spa on Lakeshore Drive.
April 15, 2009
Previews - An Early Preview of the New Coast Restaurant and O Lounge
Coast Restaurant will soon be hauling up anchor at its original location in Yaletown and sailing downtown to a much larger berth on Alberni Street -- almost across the street from its sister restaurant, Italian Kitchen.
March 25, 2009
Previews - Raudz Opens in Kelowna
They're a couple of hot raudz. In tune with the times, Rod Butters and wife/partner Audrey Surrao have revamped and renamed their popular Okanagan restaurant. Here's all the details from their official stat sheet.
February 11, 2009
Previews - A Peek inside the St. Regis Hotel
Last night we were able to take a quick tour of the newly refurbished, 95-year-old St. Regis Hotel (Dunsmuir and Seymour Street) and liked what we saw.
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