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The Famous Warehouse

AKA el furniture warehouse 989 Granville St (at Nelson…ish). 604.677.8080 The Warehouse is famous for a reason – it’s afforable, central, fun, and relaxed. The Warehouse’s rock bar atmosphere goes a long way with me – the music is killer, … Continue reading

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Nuba

Lebanese cuisine West Hastings and Cambie (downstairs), Vancouver, BC 604.688.1655 website Nuba is loud, popular, delicious and basically everything one could hope for when going to an awesomely hip eating establishment. The decor is simple and works hard to get … Continue reading

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Joe Fortes

Seafood and Chop House 777 Thurlow (at Robson) – Vancouver BC 604 669 1940 Website If I had to sum up Joe Fortes in just one word it would be: Loud. My first impression of Joe’s was two stories of … Continue reading

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Bennett’s

Yes, there is a great restaurant on Mercer Island! 7650 SE 27th Street, Mercer Island, WA 206.232.2759 I  don’t know why anyone would go to Mercer Island – at least that’s how I felt until I was introduced to Bennett’s. … Continue reading

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CRU

CRU 1459 West Broadway Vancouver, BC (604) 677-4111 Website This tichy little restaurant seats only about 40; but CRU comes with big flavors, wonderful wines, and great grub. Yes, it’s expensive – and yes, it’s worth every single one of … Continue reading

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Steamworks

Mmmmmm local Gastown brews! 604.689.2739 375 Water Street, Vancouver, BC Website Steamworks is a virtual castle that began with brewing and still focuses on their beers a which are made right in Gastown. Steamworks has ample seating and is a perfect place … Continue reading

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The River Cafe

Delightful seasonal Canadian cuisine….or so they say.  Add. Prince’s Isand Park, Calgary (center) Tel. 403.261.7670 Website Freakin’ fantastic! If you don’t mind spending all your hard earned cash. And I mean all. A full dinner meal out  can run pretty … Continue reading

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The Raincity Grill

The Raincity Grill  1193 Denman Street (near davie) 604.685.7337 Website The Raincity Grill opened in 1992 and ever since has been bringing us delectable inventions while promoting a smaller impact on the environment and an increased support of the local … Continue reading

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The Fish House

The Fish House in Stanley Park 8901 Stanley Park Drive (by the tennis courts), Vancouver BC 604.681.7275 Website The Fish House is goo-ood eatin’. Plus, it doesn’t cost as much as you’d think (I thought it would be a trillion … Continue reading

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