Vancouver Foodster presents
Tasting Plates Yaletown

March 4, 2020

Join us and explore the Yaletown neighborhood and tantalize your taste buds at a selection of restaurants and cafes. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday March 4 from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster.

Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates and Tasting Cups for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit a selection of different types of restaurants and cafes throughout the self-guided tour.


Our VIP Experience includes exclusive registration 30 minutes early starting at 5:30pm, partially guided tour experience with Richard Wolak (aka Vanfoodster), plus one exclusive bonus restaurant stop only available for our VIP Experience ticket holders; meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants.

If you haven’t been to our previous Tasting Plates events, Novus TV featured one of our previous events on City Lights  (view here).

Visit our Tasting Plates site and view our past events, photos and more!

Registration: tba- this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Passports and menus.

Tasting Plates Restaurants/Establishments

The Belgian Chocolate Cafe
38 Smithe Street, Vancouver
Instagram @thebelgianchocolatecafe
Cuisine: Belgian Cafe and Desserts

With a Belgian and Australian connection, a beautiful new chocolate focused café has opened on the edge of Yaletown across from the Parq Vancouver hotel. With it’s high ceilings this corner café features, long marble desserts bar, seating and a great view of the pastry case, sandwiches, chocolate fountain and the espresso bar.

620 Davie Street, Vancouver
Instagram @manoushehbc
Cuisine: Middle Eastern

Manousheh features dishes from various regions in the Middle East. There over-baked flatbreads are the star along with other delicious soups, hummus and other dips.

Passione Gelato
55 Smithe Street, Vancouver
Instagram @passionegelatoyvr
Cuisine: Gelato

Modern gelato counter & cafe offering a rotating selection of gourmet flavors made on-site.

More surprise restaurants to be announced soon.

Tasting Plates Yaletown Tickets:

Ultra Early-Bird Tickets: $35 per person through to February 14, 2020
Early-Bird Tickets: $40 per person through February 21, 2020
Regular $60 per person after March 1, 2020
VIP Experience Tickets $79 per person (limited availability)

Click here to purchase tickets

Note: Eventbrite fee and GST is extra on all tickets purchased online.

Ticket price includes tasting plates at each of the participating restaurants throughout the evening. (Beverages are included at some restaurants which will be noted, you are welcome to purchase wine, beer, cocktails or mocktails at each of the participating restaurants).

Note: ALL Tickets must be purchased in advance online. All ticket sales are final. No exchanges or refunds; however you are welcome to transfer the ticket to another person for the same event if you notify us at least 48 hours in advance with name (s) of who will be attending in your place. Participating restaurants subject to change. Event produced by CMI Chat Media Inc. This is an all ages event.


Vancouver Foodster
Organizer of Tasting Plates Gastown and Chinatown

Vancouver Foodster is Vancouver’s premier online “Essential Food & Drink Intelligence” guide. Launched in 2009 by Richard Wolak, the blog explores the local food scene through reviews, tastings, interviews, and more. features new stories, as well as restaurant reviews, and articles. Vancouver Foodster also presents a series of tasting tours in neighbourhoods throughout the city of which include Tasting PlatesNoodle ManiaFood TalksBrunch Crawls and others. All are a division of CMI Chat Media Inc.

Follow along on social media, on instagram @TastingPlatesYVR #TastingPlatesYVR




Editor in Chief of Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver.

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