Guilt & Co. (Gastown)

April 21st, 2012. Gastown: Guilt & Co.       Last night was so fun, everyone was so delighted to be hanging out and Brent was such a big hit that we thought we'd extend the fun right on to the next evening and add on some more friends for an even bigger party!   … Continue reading Guilt & Co. (Gastown)

The Diamond (Gastown)

March 8th, 2012. The Diamond         A cool, but mild spring evening.  Robert and I jaunted down to Gastown to unwind and just revel in the atmosphere.             We had a bit of trouble finding The Diamond initially, but after a bit of wandering and plenty of … Continue reading The Diamond (Gastown)

Judas Goat Taberna

September 17th, 2011. Judas Goat Taberna         I've ALWAYS wanted to try Judas Goat Taberna, which is by the Heather Hospitality Group. It's right next to it's sibling restaurant, Salt Tasting Room in Blood Alley in Gastown, and it's a similar concept: small plates (aka tapas) and wine.            Everyone … Continue reading Judas Goat Taberna

L’Abattoir – Gastown

June 13th, 2011.  Light Dinner at L'Abattoir         I'd had my eye on this place since it had opened last year, but what with my unexpected traipsing away to NYC and just being busy I hadn't gotten the chance to swing by.          Well, what with how dismal game 6 … Continue reading L’Abattoir – Gastown

Chill Winston

December 17th, 2010. Chill Winston       I completely and utterly fell for it.  I am SUCH a sucker....!!  Nabil emailed me from Edmonton saying that his dad scored tickets for some sort of Vancouver restaurant tour and that when he comes home on leave he gets to use them.  Knowing that my foible is … Continue reading Chill Winston

Cafe Medina: Brunch Mecca

October 2nd, 2010. Cafe Medina: Brunch Mecca!       We're at it again!  Richard will blurt out some amazing place or thing he wants to try, I'll confirm that it is indeed a supposed legend and off we go!!  Today's treasure cove: Cafe Medina in Gastown for brunch!          With Chef Nico Schuermans … Continue reading Cafe Medina: Brunch Mecca

Cobre – Nuevo Latin Cuisine

September 3rd, 2010. Cobre: Nuevo Latin Fusion         I'd been dreaming of coming to Cobre for a very long time.  I had heard rave reviews about the atmosphere as well as the food.  I salivated over other blog posts and vowed that one day I would finally go.         Of course, being me, I had … Continue reading Cobre – Nuevo Latin Cuisine

Salt Tasting Room

August 27th, 2010. Salt Tasting Room    salt tasting room       So, it seems this summer I've organized a few eat-outs.  Eat-Out #2 was to Salt Tasting Room!  This time it was with a totally different group!  Daniel, Joshua, Eleazar and I met up in Gastown.  This was gonna be interesting....bringing boys out to fill up … Continue reading Salt Tasting Room