- 425 Middle Bench Rd. (at the Poplar Grove Winery), Penticton, Canada
The Vanilla Pod overlooks Okanagan lake and Penticton. Chef Bruno Terroso and his team like to have fun with global tastes but are committed to supporting local farmers and producers.
- 2603 W. 16th Ave., Vancouver, Canada
The set designÑforest-green awnings, butter-coloured walls, oak woodworkÑis picturesque. At brunch you’ll find hip mommies, old friends, and neighbourhood denizens nibbling modern bistro fare: poached eggs with hollandaise and house-cured.