L’Epicerie Gourmande Launches Gourmet to Go

Combo A:  Baguette Sandwich with side salad or soup of the day – $15.99 Turkey on Pretzel Baguette:  Cranberry Mustard Mayo, Roaster Tomatoes, Baby Green but no Swiss Cheese Bulgar Salad:  Chickpeas, Baby Spinach, Apricot, Raisins, Light Cumin Dressing Blood Orange French Lemonade – …


The 100 Buffet – Easter Brunch at Coast

This Easter, we’re bringing back the buffet to Vancouver’s dining scene. On Sunday, April 5th, Coast will open its doors offering 100+ of your favourite items served buffet style. CHILL BAR & OTHER SEAFOOD FAVOURITES FRESH SHUCKED OYSTERS, CRAB LEGS, PRAWNS, MUSSELS, SMOKED SALMON, …

Earls Chef Ryan Stone and Brian Skinner

Earls Test Kitchen welcomes Bocuse d’Or chef Ryan Stone and vegetarian chef, Brian Skinner to their “Chef Collective” roster

With 63 restaurants across North America in this Canadian, family owned restaurant group,  it’s hard not to call Earls a chain, but with 47 different menus, use of local and regional ingredients, a team of award winning chefs and different design looks to each location, Earls is definitely not …


Provence Marinaside re-opens ready or not on April 2

Six weeks after closing for a ‘facelift’, Provence Marinaside will be soon ready for its close-up and has planned a two-day party to celebrate. “We’re tired of having our doors closed,” say owners /chefs Jean-Francis and Alessandra Quaglia, “so we are going to open them on April 2nd whether or not …


New Zealand Passionate Pairings at Kits Boathouse

  The Boathouse at Kits Beach, 1305 Arbutus Street Saturday, February 28th, 12:00pm – 2:00pm I once had a bad meal at one of the Boathouse locations and since then I’ve avoided this chain like the plague. But since then, the Boathouse has revamped their menu and upped their game …


Join the chocolaTas Easter Hunt from Mar 22-28

… We have a very exciting Easter Hunt week coming up! From March 22-28, follow us on Twitter @chocolatas1 and Facebook to receive clues. Every day next week a voucher will be hidden at a well known location in Abbotsford and Vancouver for a ChocolaTas Easter prize! Clues of the secret …


Win Tix to Healthy Family Expo 2015: Showcase of healthy, eco-friendly family life

Photo Credit:  Wee Woolies … Healthy Family Expo 2015 showcases best of healthy, active, eco-friendly family life The second annual Healthy Family Expo is coming to the Vancouver Convention Centre on Sunday, March 29th, 2015 To win two tickets (adult), scroll to the bottom of this post After …


Dining Out For Life: Make A Difference, One Bite At A Time

BC hospitality community continues its support of Dining Out For Life after 21 years. The year was 1994: Forrest Gump and The Lion King ruled the box office, Ace of Base topped the airwaves and AIDS was at its peak in British Columbia*. AIDS was also the leading cause of death for North Americans …


Sample the Taste of Spring at Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market Cambie, Robson and March 26, 2015:  5pm-8pm  Come visit any of our stores for our Taste of Spring at Whole Foods Market. Come sample our delicious offerings from our Easter/ Passover Menu and try some other tasty treats from our stations around the store. With tons of delicious …