Vancouver Seawall

Vancouver is such a beautiful and spectacular city. From mountains to beaches and everything in between, we truly have it all and can do it all here. A great way to explore the city is on the Vancouver Seawall. The Seawall is just over 20 kilometers in length and is pedestrian and bike friendly. The…

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Earnest Ice Cream (Mount Pleasant location)

Earnest Ice Cream, in my opinion, started the small batch artisanal ice cream trend in Vancouver. They have 2 shops in Vancouver. One in the Kensington area and the other in the Mount Pleasant area. This post is about the newer shop in the latter location. Earnest Ice Cream started out as a modified bicycle…

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Swiss Bakery

Swiss Bakery became very popular a few years ago when they started making frissants, their version of cronuts. A cronut is a cross between a croissant and a doughnut. The original creators of the cronut is the Dominique Ansel bakery in New York. You end up with a tall and fluffy doughnut with a memorable…

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Mister

One of Vancouver’s newest ice cream shops is Mister in Yaletown. They are using liquid nitrogen to flash freeze ice cream for a super smooth product. This is their store front and only location on Mainland Street in the heart of Yaletown. These were their flavours of the day. I really enjoyed watching the liquid…

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Via Tevere

I am such a huge fan of authentic Neapolitan pizza. I admire how passionate Italy is about their iconic dish. There are certain criteria set out by a Neapolitan Pizza Association (in collaboration with the Italian government) for a pizzeria to be certified as a true Neapolitan pizza maker. I fell for Via Tevere’s pizzas…

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Glenburn Soda Fountain & Confectionery

I finally went to Glenburn Soda in Burnaby. I have been following them for a couple years on their social media accounts. Whenever they would post pictures of current specials I would have to stop and admire for a while. This retro pop shop is everything I was hoping it would be and more. I…

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La Mezcaleria

International cuisines can be cooked in 2 ways, Westernized or authentic. La Mezcaleria in Vancouver makes authentic Mexican food to be enjoyed with their traditional spirits. Mezcal is a Mexican spirit made from agave. You can do flights of Mezcal and Tequila here to learn the difference. La Mez has a fantastic bar menu aside…

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Rooster’s Ice Cream

The ice cream craze has hit Vancouver hard in many forms.¬†You can find places that serve your favourite hard and soft ice creams or even get creative with liquid nitrogen frozen.¬†Rooster’s Ice Cream has recently opened on East Broadway in Vancouver. They are making their own hard ice creams with a focus on local ingredients…

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Craft Beer Market

Craft Beer Market in Olympic Village is incredible. They have over 100 craft beer on tap and fabulous food to go with them. I loved seeing the exposed pipes that the craft beers were traveling through. This establishment is huge and can easily seat a few hundred people. It does become quite busy though with…

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Lee’s Donuts

Donuts are one of my most loved treats. I am always interested in trying new places or going back to my favourite spots. This post is about Lee’s Donuts on Granville Island. Lee’s has a large variety of donuts including honey dipped, fruit filled, cake donuts and fritters. I got a half dozen to indulge…

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