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Satisfying cravings at Cray Kitchen and Bar

Deep fried dishes and seafood galore is what you would expect in Louisiana and now also what you can expect in Vancouver at Cray Kitchen and Bar.

Eating out: where to take a jaded New Yorker for dinner in Vancouver

VO publisher Linda Solomon asked Facebook friends where to take a discerning New Yorker out to dinner in Vancouver to show off the city's best. Here's what they said.

Barbeque meat-up at Memphis Blues on Robson

No need to stray off Robson any longer for some delectable barbeque meat. Memphis Blues has opened up another fantastic joint downtown. Find out what's new on their menu.

Piknik: Granville gem with great prices

This locals-only gem just a block from the Granville Entertainment District is the kind of cafe that down-to-Earth foodies fall in love with. Piknik is sandwiched between two bland, chain coffee...

De Dutch are conquering the harbour

De Dutch celebrates their new location opening on Burrard Landing with a party full of music, munchies and mimosas.

Casual summer dining at affordable prices: Vancouver restaurants

Cant' decide what to have for dinner tonight? Check out one of these inexpensive, tasty, casual, and no-reservation restaurants.

British Columbia allows diners to bring their own wine

People can now bring their own wine to participating restaurants in BC as part of the new Bring Your Own Wine program. The wine people bring to restaurants will be served the same way as wine on the...

Celebrating La Dolce Vita with authentic Piemonte wine and Italian brunch at Bibo Restaurant

I attended the Bibo Restaurant brunch and wine launch recently and was treated to delicious Barbera wine from the northwest Piemonte region of Italy as well as authentic Italian tapas. Bibo...