Vegan Vancouver Restaurant Review: The Black Lodge

I don’t believe I’ve ever seen an episode of Twin Peaks, although I am quite aware of its resurgence, perhaps thanks to the hipster set’s fondness for reconstituting obscure cult classics. Maybe on some cold and boring night in the future I will tread down that lonely Netflix path… I bring up this quirky early Continue Reading …

Central Bistro: vegan-friendly dining in Vancouver’s West End

While struggling to hang on to the final moments of summer, Salsa Sam and I (Jessica) embarked on an early bird dining adventure to a local West End establishment that’s been a neighbourhood staple for eight years–Central Bistro. Located at the corner of Denman and Comox, this cozy little bistro has a nice patio that Continue Reading …

Vegan In the ‘Burbs – Deluxe Restaurant

Thankfully for vegans, more and more restaurants are catering to the niche demand for specialty menus and considerate kitchens.  But unfortunately for us suburbanites (I live in White Rock) most of these establishments are in Vancouver. That’s why I am ecstatic to have found Deluxe restaurant on White Rock beach.  As far as particular dining Continue Reading …

Vancouver Vegan Restaurant – The Wallflower

Well, it’s not necessarily a vegan restaurant, but it sure is vegan-friendly! And being in such close proximity to the residence of the VP’s own Bridget Burns, we sure spend a lot of time at The Wallflower on Main Street in Vancouver. (Bridget’s favourite spot to sit is the corner booth to the right of the Continue Reading …

Cocktail Kitchen at The Refinery – India vs. Gin

One of our favourite local, vegan-friendly Vancouver restaurants – The Refinery – has been running weekly events centered around pairing specific spirits with different world cuisines each month.  To our delight, the theme for the month of September just happens to be India vs. Bombay Sapphire Gin – and has a completely vegan option!  The Continue Reading …