Japan gives kudos to king of Vancouver sushi kitchen, chef Hidekazu Tojo

When Hidekazu Tojo began preparing sushi at a modest Japanese restaurant in Vancouver 45 years ago, customers were squeamish about eating raw fish wrapped in seaweed. So the 21−year−old...

The General Public revamps Main Street sushi scene

The General Public brings quirky decor, a “psychedelic sushi bar” motif and pop culture icons to corner of 17th and Main, with unconventional dishes to boot.

A casual yet refined evening of sushi, noodles and sake at Cornucopia's first Asian Market

Guests were keen on three hours of sampling Asian food, sake, wine, spirits and beer and soaking in the decorations and environment that came with it.

Taste of Yaletown mixes it up with Shakedown Cocktail Competition

The best bartenders of Yaletown congregated in Minami Restaurant for a night of Bacardi Rum cocktails and a chance to show-off their skills. Competing restaurants were Glowbal Grill, Hamilton...

Twilight's Taylor Lautner spotted out on the town in Squamish, B.C.

Twilight werewolf and heartthrob Taylor Lautner was spotted prowling for sushi just this past week.  A desk clerk at Squamish Inn On the Water informed us that cast members like to frequent...

Squamish bares its fangs at Twilight reporters

Mum's the word on sightings of cast or crew as Breaking Dawn rolls into Squamish.

Sea Monstr serves sushi with style

New to Gastown, Sea Monstr Sushi offers a classic sushi menu with a few twists, and a snug spot to grab a bite.

Japas Bistro puts a new spin on sushi

Drawing inspiration from food trends around the globe, Japas Bistro distinguishes itself as not just another sushi place.

The Chickens You Never Knew You Ate

So I'm at a Japanese restaurant last week with some friends and I look at the menu, buoyed to see that there appear to be not one, but two vegetarian bento boxes on the lunch menu. Regardless, my...