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Entries from July 2009

Two Chefs and a Table – Vancouver

July 18th, 2009 · No Comments

This little restaurant was started by two chefs – Allan Bosomworth (ex-Feenies) and Karl Gregg (Whineos) – hence the name, Two Chefs and a Table and it is located in Gastown but not the trendy part of gastown. In fact, there is a shelter right across the street and various colorful characters milling about, so […]

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Tags: Vancouver

Cobre – Vancouver – Gastown

July 1st, 2009 · No Comments

South American fusion-type tapas is how I would describe this type of restaurant. Sort of like Mexican food with a twist and more expensive. We actually drove by this place every morning for weeks in Gastown without ever really noticing it. You walk into a rather unassuming hallway and go up the steps to an […]

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Tags: Latin · Vancouver

Sweet Cherubim Bakery and Restaurant – Vancouver – Commercial Drive

July 1st, 2009 · No Comments

Head over to Commercial drive if you need your fix of tasty vegetarian/vegan cuisine. Don’t expect a chic restaurant – this is more of a cafeteria-style affair with a dessert/bakery display case out front and a hot table with a lot of dishes that have an indian or asian bent to them with many lentil […]

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Tags: Asian · Baked Goods · dessert · Inexpensive · Kid-friendly · Vancouver · Vegetarian

Latin Quarter Restaurant – Vancouver – Commercial Drive

July 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment

There is a reason why this spanish tapas place isn’t busy. The only good thing about this place was that you didn’t have to wait in line for a table by the window and the service was fast and friendly.

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Tags: Tapas · Vancouver