Category Archives: Downtown

Maumi Sushi

Going to sushi counter that is Japanese owned is in chapter one, verse one, of any self respecting sushi lover. But when even that just isn’t quite good enough, I come here. Here it is folks, the only sushi counter … Continue reading

Fat Badger

Fat Badger is a British gastropub that had been making quite a buzz in food circles and several recommended restaurants lists for the last little while. British gastropubs are somewhat uncommon in Vancouver and even rarer for them to win … Continue reading


If there is a restaurant where their Dine Out menu got their diners to come back for more, it’s this. This restaurant got me hooked!


I have not been to Chambar since its renovation-relocation, and its appearance on this year’s Dine Out Vancouver 2014 festival was the perfect excuse for me to return to this Vancouver institution to try out its new menu.

Meat & Bread

Every Christmas for only two days, Meat & Bread will make a turducken sandwich as a special on their menu as a replacement for their signature Porchetta. I waited in line for 30 minutes last year to get one of … Continue reading

Gyoza Bar

FinestDish explored one of the newest, most anticipated, and yet, the most misunderstood restaurant in Vancouver.


One of the best restaurants in Vancouver, if not, the best, is undoubtedly Hawksworth. Only a few months ago, I’ve tried their impressive seasonal dinner tasting menu paired with top notch service. I’m back, over several visits, to try their … Continue reading

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar

One of most anticipated restaurant openings this year, Boulevard featured an all star team, for the kitchen and front of house, plucked from some of the top restaurants from Vancouver and aboard.