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Wednesday, September 8th, 2010
4:53 pm
Where is your favourite place for brunch?

Current Mood: hungry
Sunday, September 5th, 2010
9:39 pm
best sushi downtown
Okada used to be my favourite sushi place but it’s closed now, so where is the best restaurant for sushi in downtown Vancouver?

By downtown I really mean the downtown peninsula, including the West End, Yaletown, etc.

By “best” I mean highest quality, freshest, good variety, and (obviously) clean/hygienic.
Tuesday, May 11th, 2010
5:21 pm
Looking for a restaurant that serves great vegetarian fare, but not just vegetarian
 I'm looking for a restaurant for this Saturday night in Vancouver that serves food a vegetarian would like. Ideally not strictly vegetarian, because I'm not, but I'll make the sacrifice if need be.

It would be a bonus if the the restaurant has a romantic atmosphere.

Thanks for any and all suggestions.
Tuesday, March 16th, 2010
3:54 pm
Farmers Market in Peril!
In case you haven't heard, the farmers market that has been held at Trout Lake for the last 13 years has to move locations this year because the community centre is undergoing renovations. The market society has applied to the city to have the market shifted to the north parking lot (technically John Hendry Park) but they need your help!

Please go to this site and sign the petition. They need 2000 signatures by April 1st.

The market has been a really excellent weekly summer event for the East Van community. Moving it to some other location, not as well established and familliar, would definitely affect all the vendors and consumers in a negative way.

Cross posted a bit.
Saturday, February 13th, 2010
10:50 pm
the taste of Italy
If you want to try authentic Italian food
You should try Bella Roma
4450 W.10-th Ave
Tuesday, January 26th, 2010
1:54 pm
Looking for a swanky looking resautrant outside the downtown core
 Hi folks,

I'm looking for some suggestions for dinner and drinks on Saturday February 20th for a friend celebrating her birthday. She's a burlesque dancer, as are several of the guests. She's hoping for somewhere kind of swanky, or perhaps old time lounge looking to go.

Because it's smack dab in the middle of the Olympics  ideally the restaurant will be outside the downtown core and easily accessible by transit.

Friday, January 15th, 2010
11:13 pm
Themed eats?
 Hi everyone :)
Happy Friday!

I was wondering if there are any THEME restaurants/cafes in Vancouver/burnaby/new west/lower mainland area...? 
By theme I mean movies or places or decades or people or anything, really, I know that they are a big thing in Japan and I havent come across any in Vancouver, but you never know.

Here is a wiki on them


Any info would be great! Hope you all have a delicious weekend :)


Current Mood: curious
Sunday, January 10th, 2010
2:47 pm
VeganMania Launches a 'Treat of the Week' Delivery Service!
Starting in February, VeganMania will be making weekly home (or office) deliveries of vegan sweets & treats all around the GVRD. Everything we make is 100% free of dairy, eggs, & honey and we use local, sustainable and organic ingredients wherever possible. There's no better way to indulge yourself in deliciousness, and these subscriptions make great gifts.

As a bonus for all our new subscribers, we're offering a chance to win a 2nd month of deliveries FREE for everyone who signs up for February!

Check it out, and spread the word!

x-posted a bit
Monday, October 12th, 2009
9:23 am
OK, Vancouver. Who has the best mussels? I've been craving them like mad lately and I am dying to go for a nice big plate and a glass of wine. Where's your favourite place to go for them?

Current Mood: hungry
Tuesday, August 18th, 2009
10:00 pm
poor traveller, looking for some yumz
hello all,

i will be nomading my way through vancouver later this weekend, and was hoping some of you fine people could enlighten me on the cheapest possible way to find nourishment in your city? (i have heard all about how pricey life is here, but im sure, like most cities in canada, there are random spots to find cheap food, besides the garbage dumps, although, im not picky! )

: )

thanks in advance, peoples!


will eat:  anything. to be perfectly honest. 
would love to have: fresh fish! (haibut!) i know this comes at a cost, a likely high one. and any recommendations of peoples favorite little hole-in-the-wall type spots in the downtown that serves up good food for decent prices.

Current Mood: calm
Thursday, July 2nd, 2009
11:48 pm
Elimination/gluten free diet friendly restaurants?
I'm traveling to Vancouver in a couple of weeks and am looking for any tips on restaurants that are elimination diet friendly. Basically, I'm vegetarian and avoiding all dairy, wheat/gluten, sugar, soy and a bunch of other things... Places where I've generally found food tend to be veggie restaurants, raw food places, and other organic "health food" type restaurants where they list what is gluten free on their menu, or are typically knowledgeable about the ingredients in their food. Any suggestions?

Thanks a bunch!

Xposted to other BC-oriented communities...
Sunday, May 17th, 2009
11:36 pm
red velvet cake
Does anyone know of a place that sells red velvet cake by the slice? I know of two places that sell it in cupcake form (Cupcakes and Butter Baked Goods). Are there any other places that carry it?

Thanks in advance!
Saturday, May 16th, 2009
7:55 pm
Brunch by Stanley Park?
Hey Foodies!

Can anyone recommend a nice place for brunch close to Stanley Park? It's my birthday on Monday and I'd like to go somewhere with good food and nice atmosphere, possibly on Denman or Davie.

I'd love to hear your suggestions!

Current Mood: curious
Tuesday, April 14th, 2009
10:20 am
AYCE Sushi
Hi there!

I know there is  a bunch of All You Can Eat Sushi places in Vancouver but I need some specific recommendations.

What are your favourite AYCE Sushi places in downtown (specifically around robson/seymour or granville area)

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009
1:48 pm
visiting vancouver in a little bit...
Hi everyone!

Me and my brother are going to be in Vancouver from April 3rd to 8th and we like to dine out and we are looking for some unforgettable restaurants to enjoy while we're there.

I'd like to know everyone's favorite places to eat, cheap or expensive (we're on holiday and price isn't really an issue) we're just looking for good value and good experience, and we would love to hear what everyone's recommendations are, since you guys know best. :)

thanks in advance if you can help!

Current Mood: cheerful
Monday, March 23rd, 2009
7:14 pm
i will be downtown tomorrow and i would like a recommendation for a bakery with nice, lovely, pretty, beautiful (you know what i mean) pastries.
i will buy one. i'd like it to be lovely.
1:42 pm
Absolute best vegan places to chow down?

Current Mood: hungry
Saturday, January 24th, 2009
11:57 am
Dine Out 2009 for Veg-Heads
Hello, fellow eaters,

Wondering if any vegetablamarians have any experience with Dine Out this year? If yes, recommendations would be greatly appreciated. Vegan options a TOTAL plus.

Thanks much!

x-posted a little
Friday, January 23rd, 2009
6:11 pm
Round Table Pizza
Their pizza is salty, they have shady drivers, and the driver made me carry my own pizza boxes to my own door because "the debit machine doesn't work sometimes indoors." What if I have mobility issues that are more severe?! I am never ordering from them again.

Current Mood: aggravated
Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
11:36 am
favourite dim sum.
we usually go to Sun Sui Wah, we want somewhere new and we're going on Sunday morning.
suggestions, please?
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