Remember restaurants, you guys? Perusing the menu, pairing your meal of choice with a cocktail, ambient music and people watching? While many restaurants are still open for takeout and delivery since social isolation began, I find myself craving specific dishes,...
Two taco hot spots, two new locations. Suddenly, there are tacos for everyone in Vancouver. Tacofino opens their much-anticipated Gastown location, their second outpost (not on wheels) in the city, while La Taqeuria grows to add a third restaurant in North Vancouver. All in one week
Tacos al pastor, pitchers of margaritas, and nothing but open sky. La Libre is a new 90-seat patio-only restaurant from the Playa Cabana family. In fact, it’s situated directly behind Playa Cabana Hacienda on the corner of Avenue Rd. and Dupont (14 Dupont St.). And it’s an oasis
You’re going to start seeing tacos differently. King West (220 King St. W. to be exact) is soon to be home to yet another Mexican eatery – only this time, we’re going to use words like fine and dining to tell you about it
Cinco de Mayo is an opportunity to arouse one’s Mexican pride by hitting the streets with bedazzled sombreros and maracas in hand, and dancing the night away to mariachi, all of which we highly recommend. But what kind of a party would it be if there wasn’t some killer cuisine to go with?!
Pop quiz: What do you know about luchadores? And just remember that seeing Nacho Libre doesn’t qualify your answer. We love these guys for their bewildering ability to emanate pure masculinity in tights, and the fact that you rarely see the man behind the mask just adds to the intrigue
First there was UNO, and then La Carnita presented DOS, another superb evening of collaboration in art, music and food, this past Friday. 40 international artists (Sam Flores, Mike Giant, and Faith 47 to name a few) battled it out with stunning original works of art while superstar DJs Platurn and Grandtheft were going set for set and track for track on four turntables
Thereâ€™s a new taco stand to reckon with in town. Well, not so much a stand (and not totally new â€“ it opened in August), but definitely worth checking out when in search of your next authentic Mexican feast. Weâ€™re talking about fantastic foodie find Tacofino Commissary