Tag Archives: lunch

Bacchus at The Wedgewood

I went to Bacchus for brunch. Bacchus is the restaurant at the lovely Wedgewood hotel downtown at Hornby and Robson …um. what can I say? The service is excellent. However, that excellence is not reflected in the food. I ordered … Continue reading

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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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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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Bada Bing

Bada Bing food cart 1200 Robson (at Bute), Vancouver, BC Bada Bing, one of Vancouver’s new food carts, features Philly Cheesesteaks. Delicious Philly cheesesteaks – thinly sliced beef  sauteed with mushrooms, onions, peppers and loads of monterey jack cheese ($6.99). The … Continue reading

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Takis’ Taverna

Takis’ Taverna 1106 Davie Street (near Thurlow), Vancouver BC 604.682.1336 Website We all know Greek food. Or at least we think we do. But how many of us know anything beyond the flavourless chicken souvlakia or spanakopita from the mall … Continue reading

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Wildside Grill

Wildside Grill 1180 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino BC (located in the Live to Surf Plaza) 250 725 WILD Website You really only need to know one thing: they have the best pork carnitas I have ever had anywhere. That includes … Continue reading

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Indigo Bistro (Sheraton Wall Center)

Indigo Bistro at the Sheraton Wall Center 1088 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC Ph 604.331.1000 What can I say? IT WAS THE WORST SERVICE OF ALL TIME, EVER! I generally dislike hotel restaurants. There are a few exceptions – but overall, I think … Continue reading

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Calli Restaurante Mexicano

Calli Mexican Restaurant 1102 Davie St (at Thurlow), Vancouver BC 604.633.9950 Hours: 11am-9pm daily (closes at 8pm on Sundays) Website Please note: Calli is now closed. Sadness. TACO TACO. Now, I love Mexican food. If it was up to me … 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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Italian Kitchen to-go

604.687.2858 1037 Alberni St, Vancouver. Italian Kitchen is one of those swanky good looking restaurants downtown. The kind of place with $20 mains that you can’t afford to go to all the time. Until now. Italian kitchen just blew their … Continue reading

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