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Tacofino

Tacofino Cantina – Vancouver Learn about all the trucks and commissary HERE The amber food truck painted with Virgin de Guadalupe holding a taco, it’s hard to miss. The Tofino food truck that is all the rage has finally brought its … Continue reading

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House of Empanadas

House of Empanadas 1220 Bute Street, Vancouver BC 604.669.8977 Website Hooray! House of Emapandas is now open at Davie and Bute! Eaters rejoice! The empanada is dough folded around filling and then baked or fried. The Latin American/Southern European dish … Continue reading

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Kosetsu

Kosetsu Japanese Restaurant 1635 Robson St, Vancouver BC (604) 602-0021 Overall Kosetsu is good. There’s nothing bad about it – I predict that it will soon flourish based on it’s price and location. But I probably won’t be back anytime … Continue reading

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La Boulangerie

Give in to fabulous pastries! Check out this awesome tiramisu: 845 Burrard St, Vancouver (at the Sutton Place Hotel) 604.642.2939 Website La Boulangerie is a  delicious little bakery that is part of the Sutton Place Hotel. It features lavishly rich cakes, a variety … Continue reading

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Steamer’s

Steamer’s Seafood Cafe 1201 Alaskan Way, Pier 56 Seattle, WA  206.623.2066 Website Mmmmmmmm battered fish. Okay — the photo doesn’t really show much – but I swear Steamer’s is a delicious fish cafe on a corner down on Pier 56 (see! … Continue reading

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The Lion’s Den

Lion’s Den Cafe “5 out of 5 stars!” –Nicky Lau 651 E 15th Ave, Vancouver (at Fraser and Kingsway) 604.808.2180 Website This extraordinarily friendly cafe is run by Ken and his wife. The easy-going couple will make you feel at home with … Continue reading

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Cafe Crepe

Cafe Crepe Address: 874 Granville (at Smithe), next to the Commodore. The Granville location of Cafe Crepe is really hit and miss. Somethings are great and a really good deal — other things make me wonder why this place is so … Continue reading

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Shima

Shima Sushi Address: 1088 Denman St, Vancouver (between Comox and Pendrell) Tel: 604.683.0218 Shima is most definitely the truck stop of sushi restaurants. That’s not exactly a bad thing. Everything there is really straightforward and affordable. Shima’s got no flash; which is … Continue reading

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The Macaroni Grill

Romano’s Macaroni Grill at the Mansion Please note: this restaurant has since closed Address: 1523 Davie Street, Vancouver Tel: 604.689.4334 Ahhhh, the Macaroni Grill – usually I find it to be quite good for the $$. They’re fast and surprisingly classy for the price … Continue reading

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Excellent Sushi

Excellent Sushi Address: 1157  Granville St, Vancouver, BC Tel: 604.687.0038 Yes – for the price it is excellent. I’d for sure recommend it if you’re feeling broke-ish. It’s a cute little place on Granville just north of  Davie. They offer a fair selection … Continue reading

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