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di Beppe
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Di Beppe New Menu of Italian Small Bites

.. Di Beppe Introduces New Menu of “Cicchetti” small bites during patio launch party on June 12 With the approach of summer comes patio season, and with it, a new al-fresco seating section that officially opens at Gastown’s authentically Italian caffè-all-day, ristorante-by-night Di …

Gout de France
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Jules Bistro Celebrates Gout de France

Jules Bistro Celebrates Gout de France on March 21 Jules Bistro will participate in the annual international celebration of French cuisine with restaurants from around the world on March 21st for Goût de France. Goût de France is a celebration of French culinary heritage. The event was founded in …

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Bambudda Restaurant Closure on February 19

Gastown’s Bambudda Restaurant Closing Nouveau Chinese eatery shutting its doors February 19, 2017 Owner Ray Loy has announced Bambudda, the restaurant that brought innovative cocktails and Nouveau Chinese cuisine to Gastown, will be shutting its doors on Sunday, February 19, after …

Thanksgiving
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Thanksgiving at the Irish Heather Communal Table

  Thanksgiving at the Irish Heather Communal Table Sunday 9th Oct 7pm Monday 10th Oct 7pm In the Irish Heather on our fabled 40ft communal table Next Sunday and Monday, the tradition continues with our 7th Annual Thanksgiving Long Table Series at the Irish Heather. Last year, between the two …

Gastown Chicken Fight
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Gastown Chicken Fight Returns for a Fifth Year of Wing Competition

Photo Credit:  Donnelly Group   Gastown Chicken Fight Returns for a Fifth Year of Wing Competition Pubs and restaurants compete at Lamplighter in annual battle of whisky and wings The Gastown Chicken Fight annually brings the restaurants of the neighbourhood together in competition to see who can …

Salt Tasting Room
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Enjoy Free Tapas With Your Drink Order at Salt Tasting Room

Introducing the ‘Italian Gas Station Experiment’ Free Tapas at the Salt Tasting Room with Drink Order Fresh sausages sous vide in a jar and Tramessini sandwiches with cheese, salami and olive tapenade are the types of food Italian motorists typically buy while refueling, and for one …

Tacofino
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Tacoversary: Tacofino Celebrates First Year in Gastown by offering half price tacos on Jan 30

TACOVERSARY: TACOFINO CELEBRATES FIRST YEAR IN GASTOWN BY GIVING BACK TO BOTH CUSTOMERS AND LOCAL COMMUNITY Tacofino to Donate Proceeds of Half-Price Fish Tacos Sold on Jan. 30 to Potluck Café Society Tacofino is marking the first anniversary of its flagship Gastown location by serving up a …

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food & time – themed six course dinners at Secret Location

From January 6 to March 1, 2016, Secret Location’s six course tasting menu will commemorate historic eras marked by politics, customs, geography and beliefs. These meaningful times shape our world view and help us tell you memorable stories through food. We’ll be regularly updating this page …

Tacofino
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Tacofino Gastown Launches Happy Hour

Photo Credit: Tacofino … MEXOLOGY: TACOFINO INTRODUCES NEW BAR MANAGER, DRINK MENU AND HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS AT TACO BAR IN GASTOWN Bar Manager Julia Diakow Ushers in New Cocktail Program Focused on Seasonal Cocktails, Flights of Tequila and Mezcal, Mocktails and Happy Hour Tacofino’s …

Krave Jerky
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Rainier Provisions Hosts KRAVE Jerky Pop-up with free food

…   You know the saying, “There’s no such thing as a free lunch?” Well we beg to differ. Launching Tuesday, November 24, the Rainier will be temporarily transformed into the KRAVE Kanteen Pop-up. For every couple that signs up, they will be treated to a glass of wine …

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Free Tapas at Salt Tasting Room extended to Nov 8

San Sebastián Experiment Tapas at Salt Tasting Room Extended to November 8, 2015 Tapas lovers rejoice! Due to overwhelming popularity, Salt Tasting Room is extending the San Sebastián Experiment for four more weeks. Curious foodies ready for a taste of delectable fare can simply order a tasting …

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Jules Bistro is the Quintessential Happy Hour for Wine Lovers

Updated;  happy hour at Jules just become better – every day From 2:30-5:30pm everyday! Enjoy $5 wine & $8 bites! Since the BC Liquor Board officially declared that happy hour is legal, many establishments have jumped on the happy hour band wagon offering everything from $3 wine to 20 …

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Bao Down to Tacos with an Asian slant

  I bow, you bow, we all bow down for great food at affordable prices at Bao Down. As far as I’m concerned there’s two things that Asians excel at is making money and eating. It doesn’t need to be fancy but just plain good and if it’s cheap, well honey we’ll be …

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All About Mom May 9 – 10 course dinner at Secret Location

…   Secret Location anticipates a sold out Mother’s Day brunch so hatched a one-night event for Saturday May 9. Your readers may be interested to hear about our All About Mom Dinner, a special 10 course evening for $95. Reserve online at http://www.secretlocation.ca/momdinner/ or …

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Thanksgiving Long Table Series at the Irish Heather

  Photo Credit: The Irish Heather The ever-popular Long Table Series at the Irish Heather is back with two special dinners for Thanksgiving weekend. Dishing up Thanksgiving Pot Pie; made with a delicious stew of dark and white meat and vegetables, served with a layer of stuffing and cranberry …

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Nouveau Chinese Cuisine You Wouldn’t Serve Your Traditional Chinese Mother at Bambudda

If I wanted to really piss off my mother I’d take her to Bambuddha. Oh yes, my shrunken 80-something-year-old, 4’11 person would no doubt stroll up to Chef Scott Korzack and demand that he make her some of her favorite Chinese classics such as old hen chicken soup and then without …

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Calabash Bistro to launch weekend brunch, Saturday May 10 in time for Mother’s Day

 Photo Credit:  Calabash Bistro  … Calabash Bistro to launch weekend brunch  Get your island food fix from sunup to sundown starting Saturday, May 10 Taste the Caribbean! Calabash Bistro, a vessel for quality Caribbean food, drink, music and art, will begin serving up Caribbean-style brunch …

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Certified from Italy with love – The AVPN launches Margherita pizza month at Nicli Antica Pizzeria

Pizza is without a doubt the world’s most popular food as its eaten hot or cold,  baked with a thin or thick crust with a multitude of ingredients starting from  the basic tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese and from there, the sky’s the limit  from the usual mushrooms, pepperoni, …

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It’s Amore At First Bite At Nicli Antica Pizzeria

Photo Credit: Nicli Antica Pizzeria “When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore” croons the ever so-smooth Dean Martin in his iconic hit song. However, courting couples or BFFs won’t have to worry about the pizza hitting anything but their taste buds when they celebrate the …

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PITTING FOR MY IRISH HEATHER DINNER

. I spent my vacation during the first week of August as staycation because I’ve had to dig deep into my pockets to travel to Calgary three times this year and at last minute prices, there’s now a sign on my bank account that says “vacant”. But being on staycation …