Eat the City 2011

Click a neighbourhood name to discover must-try dishes


After a morning spent fingering scarves at Hermès and admiring sparkling accoutrements at Tiffany, one must refuel. Here’s where to nosh on luxury row

Commercial Drive

Change comes slowly to the globally aware souk that is the Drive 

East Hastings

The intersection of Hastings and Nanaimo doesn’t immediately spring to mind as one of Vancouver’s great culinary destinations. But a stroll along this East Side stretch reveals one of the best and most diverse food crawls in our city 


Kerrisdale is where restaurants come to die, or so the joke goes. And while it’s true that this tony neighbourhood has its fair share of fossilized eateries serving overcooked meat, a discerning palate can locate an international bazaar of eats lurking in the shadows of the stately Tudor homes 

Lower Lonsdale

All manner of restaurants, cafés, and pubs service the 30-something SeaBussing professionals in the swath of fresh-built condos that define the North Shore’s newest insta-hood