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The Best Thing I Ate All Week: Buttermilk Fried Chicken at Nightingale

The Best Thing I Ate All Week: Buttermilk Fried Chicken at Nightingale

Yes, the pizza’s great, but let’s talk about Nightingale’s other offerings, shall we?

The Dish: Como Taperia Goes Fishing for Tapas

The Dish: Como Taperia Goes Fishing for Tapas

Sardines in a can at the Main Street haunt will have you hooked. 

Review: Elisa Reinvents the Classic Steakhouse in Yaletown

Review: Elisa Reinvents the Classic Steakhouse in Yaletown

Is it expensive? Yes. Is it also a good deal? Again, yes. And this sentiment seems to be shared by the restaurant-going crowd.

Announcing the Finalists for Our 2019 Vancouver Restaurant Awards

Announcing the Finalists for Our 2019 Vancouver Restaurant Awards

We'll be celebrating our 30th year come April 29—and these are the contenders up for glory at our annual restaurant awards.

Ask the Editors: Where’s the Best Place to Go for Birthday Dinner?

Ask the Editors: Where’s the Best Place to Go for Birthday Dinner?

It’s a special occasion, so it’s gotta be delicious; you’ve got a gaggle of friends in tow so it can’t be too pricey; it’s once a year, so it’s gotta be memorable. Where do you...

Starbucks Rolls Out Recyclable and Compostable Cups in Vancouver

Starbucks Rolls Out Recyclable and Compostable Cups in Vancouver

The city is one of five around the world that will test-sip the new ecofriendly alternatives. 

Cyclists (and Imbibers!), Rejoice: Beer Bike Tours Are Now a Thing in Metro Vancouver

Feel the wind in your hair as you roll from one craft brewery to another—no U-lock needed.

Vancouver’s First Vietnamese Coffee Shop is Now Open for Business

Vancouver’s First Vietnamese Coffee Shop is Now Open for Business

The pop-up café, which serves drinks like Vietnamese iced coffee and avocado coffee, celebrates the owners' Vietnamese roots.

Vancouver’s Top Sommeliers Recommend Wine for Every Occasion

Vancouver’s Top Sommeliers Recommend Wine for Every Occasion

We asked a dozen-plus of the city's top sommeliers to share their picks with us for some very specific scenarios, and oh boy, did they ever deliver.

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Which Vancouver Sports Team Will Have the Best 2019?

Which Vancouver Sports Team Will Have the Best 2019?

The Canucks and Whitecaps aren’t starting things off on a great note. 

5 Reasons to Get Out of the House this Week (March 18-24)

5 Reasons to Get Out of the House this Week (March 18-24)

Get up and at ‘em – there’s something for everyone (except kangaroos). Dig in Down Under March 18 The Royal

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Build a Luxury Eco-Lodge, and They Will Come

Build a Luxury Eco-Lodge, and They Will Come

A growing cohort of Indigenous groups taps into the “next big economy”: tourism.

Buy Now or Cry Later: A Cheery, Reusable (and Locally Crafted!) Grocery Bag

Buy Now or Cry Later: A Cheery, Reusable (and Locally Crafted!) Grocery Bag

Divert single-use plastics from the landfill and support local!

Self-Described “Comfort Brand” Naot Finds New Home on South Granville

Self-Described “Comfort Brand” Naot Finds New Home on South Granville

The made-in-Israel label—known for its removable "foot beds"—puts quality and durability first. 

More Than 400 Clean-Beauty Goods Are Up for Grabs at Nordstrom’s Latest Pop-Up

More Than 400 Clean-Beauty Goods Are Up for Grabs at Nordstrom’s Latest Pop-Up

Inclusive, gender-neutral and green are themes at Fresh Faces, where you can find buzzy brands like Non Gender Specific, Living Libations and more.

“I Don’t Know How People Can Defend It”: Past Participants Shed Light on “Underbelly” of Vancouver Fashion Week

“I Don’t Know How People Can Defend It”: Past Participants Shed Light on “Underbelly” of Vancouver Fashion Week

Ahead of the event's fall/winter 2019 showcase, dozens of ex-volunteers shared experiences in which they worked long hours, faced unsafe conditions and were unpaid. But VFW maintains that it's serving the local fashion community.