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casual dining

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Ensemble Tap

December 14, 2011

The holiday season is definitely in full gear! Since I haven’t been leaving my apartment all that much during the daytime while getting caught up in work and prepping for my upcoming stint in Thailand, I sometimes completely forget that it’s the festive time of year until Christmas parties and other social events pop up [...]

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Japadog (Burrard and Smithe)

September 23, 2010

The other day I was feeling like a quick walk-and-eat type of meal (which is pretty random, for me), so I went with a girlfriend to the Japadog Food Cart on Burrard and Smithe. It’s been awhile since I’d last eaten there, and since it wasn’t quite noon yet, I didn’t think we’d have to [...]

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El Taco

August 30, 2010

One Mexican restaurant that I’ve been to several times over the past few years is El Taco on Davie Street near Howe, in downtown Vancouver.  It’s a quaint place that has quick service and fairly inexpensive food options for lunch. I decided to meet up with my friend Vince there again last week for his [...]

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Commune Cafe

August 25, 2010

One of the newest restaurants just beyond the border of Yaletown in downtown Vancouver is Commune Cafe. Opened around a month ago, this place is on the ground floor of the furnished living complex called The Level on Seymour Street.  It’s open seven days a week, from early morning breakfast, through lunch and dinner, and [...]

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Basil Pasta Bar

June 30, 2010

I’ve been to Basil Pasta Bar, a quick restaurant to get a simple Italian fix, a few times now since they opened within the past few months along Davie Street, near Seymour in downtown Vancouver. The concept is simple, inexpensive, and fast! There is the option to choose from either a set menu of House [...]

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Temaki Sushi

June 28, 2010

During one of the many stagettes I’ve been to this year (as those of you know who’ve been following me along to all of my destination weddings that go along with them), one of the places we decided to stop at for lunch was Temaki Sushi. There was a group of about eight of us [...]

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