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Hawksworth
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Hawksworth Express Menu Offered Daily 5-6pm for $49

Dine and Dash Express Menu at Hawksworth Restaurant For exceptional cuisine and seamless service, join us at  Hawksworth Restaurant to experience the new  Express Menu ($49/person), featured from 5:00pm-6:00pm daily. Catered to those with an eventful evening ahead, guests can enjoy a …

Italian Kitchen
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Buy Up Before The Time’s Up at Italian Kitchen – Extended to July 17

Photo Credit: Italian Kitchen Buy before the time is up at Italian Kitchen 1037 Alberni Street | 604 687 2858 757 Main St, Park Royal South | 604 424 8778 BUY NOW – EXTENDED TO JULY 17 Buy Up Before The Time’s Up is your way to access the best our restaurants have to offer at an …

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Carefully curated creative cuisine…. my Review of LaTab

  I’m not a food critic as I can’t name the catrillion species of mushrooms nor have I eaten at all the four star restaurants in Vancouver – yet. But it doesn’t take a culinary degree to realize that the food presented before you at LaTab has been carefully curated to …

La Pentola Family Supper Series
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La Pentola Family Supper Series – Sept feast of mushrooms and game

  La Pentola Family Supper Series Sunday September 27    The funghi are flourishing in the cooling autumn temperatures.  In conjunction with the mushroom foraging season and the Italian hunting season, La Pentola brings you a Family Supper Series showcasing mushrooms and game. This September our …

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Enjoy a 4 course festival lunch at Forage

Forage is opening for lunch from Monday to Friday from December 1-19 and will be offering a festival four course lunch. Invite three friends (or more) and enjoy a four course Fraser Valley Feast for $35 a person (plus tax/gratuity). It includes the following: grilled kale salad with caramelized …

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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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Midsummer Night Dinner at Campagnolo – dinner & wine for $79

Date: Wed, August 6 at 7pm to 10pm Location: Campagnolo Restaurant, 1020 Main Street Price: $79 (includes tax, gratuity and wine from Masi) + eventbrite service fee A Midsummer Night will focus on the season’s freshest ingredients available from the Main St. Station Market that day plus …

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Celebrate Bastille Day at Bistro Pastis with a 5 course dinner

  Happy Bastille Day Monday July 14th 2014 “Allons enfants de la Patrie, le jour de gloire…” For more than 200 years the French have been celebrating the storming of the Bastille as a national holiday – a time of sharing good food and wine with friends and neighbours. …

RibFest
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Treat Dad to BBQ & Bourbon at the Little District Restaurant on June 14 and 15

Take a trip across the bridge this Father’s Day and treat the most important man in your life to the manliest of meals – southern barbeque. The Little District Roadhouse in North Vancouver will be serving up delicious homestyle barbeque on their brand-new patio on June 14 & 15, 2014. Owner …

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Tête-à-Tête with Monsieur Cochon at Le Crocodile

  I’ve been eating at French restaurants since I was 15 which was a mere four years ago (insert big fat lie here) using my pay cheques from working at my father’s restaurant to satiate my epicurean appetite.  So when I heard about the annual Choucroute Dinner at Le Crocodile from …

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Celebrate Bistro Pastis’ 15th anniversary with 25% off dinner and wine from May 15 to June 15

Bistro Pastis has just celebrated 15 wonderful years as one of Vancouver’s finest restaurants but John does not want to end the celebrations just yet. John is extending the party to show his gratitude to all his loyal patrons over the years. From May 15 to June 15 Bistro Pastis is offering …

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Southern Comfort and Joy at Mamie Taylor’s new lip smacking, finger licking weekend brunch

Left click on the gallery to view the full images You know you’re a brunch diva when you’re bored of smoked salmon Bennies, three-egg omelets and champagne mimosas. My favorite brunches seem to be from restaurants offering southern comfort food with fried chicken and grits where …

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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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Chewies Southern Hospitality and down home cooking invades Vancouver’s Downtown Core

Photo Credit:  Fabulously Innovative Marketing Click here to view all my photos from Chewies Coal Harbour Media Party In November of the year Two Thousand and Thirteen, citizens of the downtown core were informed of an impending invasion on 1055 West Hastings Street and there was a reported …

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Surrendering completely and utterly to old world charm at the Damilano Winemakers Dinner at Francesco’s

  If you’ve lived in Vancouver as long as I have and consider yourself an epicurean, then you’ve no doubt dined at the now defunct Cannery and Il Guardino and made the rounds to Le Crocodile, West, Cin Cin, Cioppino’s, Hawksworth, and La Terrazza –  just to name a few of …

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More than just Edible Canada its supercalifragilisticexpiali–deliciouso

Veal Marrow Get ready set…. Push that button and reserve reserve reserve. Dine Out is back but because I’ve decided to travel to two exciting travel destinations this year I’m not overindulging in Dine Out events and only doing the following two Restaurants as opposed to the six I did …

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Bird Watching at the Boozey Brunch at Fable Kitchen

I’ve been watching Food Network since it first aired having witnessed the rise of food stars of Rob Feenie who had a regular cooking show and Emeril Lagasse, The Bam Kick It Up a Notch man who created an empire of restaurants in the States and has since disappeared from Food Network.  So …

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Hurricane Grill Yaletown Kicks it Up More than a Notch on the Culinary Scale

More than just another pretty patio on the block in a city where even high end restaurants such as Lumiere, Ensemble, Cru and Mistral Bistro disappear faster than pop tarts in a kindergarten classroom during snack time, Hurricane Grill has managed to own its own after four years in the Yaletown …