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Hapa Izakaya

by Lauren Mote I have been trying to find this particular restaurant (but obviously not looking that hard…) for about 3 weeks. Making my way up Georgia St to Denman, turning left, walking along, seeing several “— Izakaya” restaurants, not … Continue reading

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The Beach House

by Lauren Mote I totally love a food adventure, especially one that requires one to overcome a series of obstacles before reaching their finish line. This evening, my obstacles include a lengthy bus ride, a vertigo-infected journey over the Lions’ … Continue reading

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The Winter Wonderland, Toronto

by Lauren Mote Welcome to the winter wonderland. On the West Coast, I was laughed at when I wore my Canada Goose Down Coat as protection at the bus stop on Howe St. from the freezing rain… but, when you … Continue reading

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Provence Marinaside

by Lauren Mote Finally, a brunch that makes sense. All it took really to bring this avid diner the “brunch of brunches” was to literally walk across the street? Some would say, “..no, it can’t be…” but I assure you, … Continue reading

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East meets West: A Toronto foodie adapting in Vancouver

by Lauren Mote This is a story of passion. A story about someone seeking validation in eating just about everything for the sheer experience of it. I am a food enthusiast, bartender and freelance food writer from Toronto, Canada, and … Continue reading

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Hell’s Kitchen

by Lauren Mote It’s a different world over in Kits Beach – t-shirts, shorts, patios and skateboards, but 10 minutes east in downtown Vancouver, heat lamps are blazing, people are bundled in big coats, and huddled in the small shred … Continue reading

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Bin 941/942

by Lauren Mote Bin there, done that. Who expects to get good eats at 1:00 am the Saturday of Hallowe’en celebrations? Bin 941, uniquely located at 941 Davie St. prides themselves on being a great tapas bar, housing a menu … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co.

by Lauren Mote The short excursion to Burrard and 1st st. was completely worth it. It was a chilly afternoon, and John and I were severely underdressed for the weather. We needed food, hot good food, and we needed it … Continue reading

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Hamilton Street Grill

by Lauren Mote Moi? Picky? I often wonder when I go out for a snack, a meal or grocery shopping, am I really that picky? Or does the public stomach eat whatever is put in front of them BECAUSE it’s … Continue reading

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Elixir, The Opus Hotel

by Lauren Mote Better have Breakfast in your own Bed This morning, after having furniture delivered to our place, and countless loads of laundry later, we were bound to work up quite the appetite. Being that John and I have … Continue reading

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