Vancouver

  • The Fairmont Waterfront

    A hotel that feels more like a resort, with gorgeous views of the harbor. The Fairmont Waterfront 900 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC VC6 3L5; (+1)...

  • Nicli Antica Pizzeria

    Authentic Neapolitan pizza made with love in an Acunto oven from Naples. Nicli Antica Pizzeria 62 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 1K3; (+1) 604-669-6985

  • L’Abattoir

    Chef Lee Cooper’s French dishes are sophisticated and ultra-fancy; the Gastown destination would make for a romantic evening out. The restaurant was built in the 19th...

  • Robson Street

    A stretch of commercial buildings and shopping boasts great Japanese izakaya (pub) establishments like Hapa (1479 Robson Street, Vancouver – (604) 689-4272). Robson Street Robson Street,...

  • Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie

    Chinatown street food, served with a witty twist in a hipster room. Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie 163 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 1X3; (+1) 604-688-0876

  • Vancouver’s Granville Market a Foodie Mecca

      It’s bad enough Chicago doesn’t have a yearround market, at least like they do in Philadelphia, New York, Boston and Toronto.  But when I...

  • Izakayas Are Among Many Vancouver Originals

      Chicago restaurateurs have been trying – in vain – to jump-start the izakaya trend here, but it hasn’t worked, at least not yet. These...