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Novo Pizzeria

Where did I eat? Novo Pizzeria at 2118 Burrard Street in Vancouver. What do they specialize in? Neapolitan style pizza and pasta dishes. What was the vibe? Comfortable and contemporary What did I order? Burrata The cheese was incredibly smooth and creamy The sweet tomatoes and earthy arugula were the perfect accompaniments If you have […]

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Cafe Medina Opens at New Location Tuesday

Cafe Medina is expanding and moving to a new location that will officially open on Tuesday August 12, 2014. The original location on Beatty Street is now closed as they make preparations for the new opening. The new Cafe Medina will be located at 780 Richards Street and it will be larger and have more […]

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Pork Jowl and Oats


Where did I eat? Wildebeest in Gastown at 120 W Hastings Street What do they specialize in? Meaty and rustic inspired dishes What was the vibe? Cool, contemporary, and open What did I order? Pork jowl with long pepper oats, bourbon barrel-aged maple syrup and a poached egg The pork jowl was fatty, delicious, and tender […]

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