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A Taste of Belgium – Belgium Place

Belgium is a very small and relatively new European country that features delicious food and drink. Their cuisine is much larger than their geographical […]

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    Wine & Dine Your Valentine with Cactus Club Cafe, Feb 13-15, 2014

Wine & Dine Your Valentine with Cactus Club Cafe, Feb 13-15, 2014

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Cactus Club Cafe from February 13-15, 2014 and enjoy a tasting menu from Executive Chef Rob Feenie!

A special three course […]

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    Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2014 on South Granville, Jan 17-Feb 2

Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2014 on South Granville, Jan 17-Feb 2

Join participating South Granville restaurants in celebrating Dine Out Vancouver 2014 from January 17 to February 2, 2014.

Canada’s largest restaurant festival, produced by Tourism Vancouver, dishes up unlimited ways to enjoy the flavours of the city. Choose from hundreds of restaurants, a 17 day calendar of culinary events and dozens of hotel options to create your own delicious dining experiences.

Here are this year’s South Granville restaurants participating in Dine Out Vancouver. See individual links for Dine Out menus and for more information about each restaurant: […]

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    Get the Perfect Gift: Some of Vancouver’s Best Holiday Shopping

Get the Perfect Gift: Some of Vancouver’s Best Holiday Shopping

Experience Holiday Shopping – South Granville Style. Discover great products, services and promotions, special treats, and most of all… impeccable service.

Step outside the […]

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    Siena presents Fall Mushroom Festival on South Granville, Oct 21-Nov 6

Siena presents Fall Mushroom Festival on South Granville, Oct 21-Nov 6

Join Siena from October 21st to November 6th, 2013 for their Fall Mushroom Festival Menu featuring marvelous B.C. mushrooms, the bounty and signature flavour of autumn! Siena’s special $32 menu highlights local mushrooms as the focus for some incredible dishes. Reserve your table here.

Mushroom Menu

Crimini and Oyster Mushroom Soup
truffle pecorino focaccia croutons
Or
Torta di Funghi
chanterelle tartlette with aged balsamico and arugula

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Morels
chianti sauce, olive oil smashed potatoes
Or
Brick-roasted Free-range Chicken Breast
lobster mushroom chardonnay pan jus, roasted garlic, pancetta orzo
Or
Porcini Mushroom Ravioli
mascarpone portobello confit, crisp shallots, madeira cream
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    Celebrate Thanksgiving at West Restaurant October 11-14, 2013

Celebrate Thanksgiving at West Restaurant October 11-14, 2013

Join West Restaurant + Bar on South Granville for The Change Of Seasons Friday, October 11th to Monday, October 14th, 2013.

Delight your friends and family with traditional holiday flavours with a contemporary twist, as Executive Chef Quang Dang presents an exclusive eight-course Thanksgiving Tasting Menu. With suggested festive wine pairings carefully selected by Wine Director Owen Knowlton, it will truly be an occasion to remember as West celebrates the change of seasons.

Thanksgiving Tasting Menu:
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Siena welcomes new chef Jessica Howery to the kitchen

Originally published August 6, 2013 by Scout Magazine.

Mark Taylor, owner of Siena, is pleased to announce that Jessica Howery has accepted the position of Executive Chef at his South Granville neighbourhood restaurant. Both worked together at his previous venture, the award-winning CRU Restaurant. Mark considers her to be one of the top up-and-coming talents on the highly competitive Vancouver culinary scene. […]

Chef Chuck Hughes is coming to West

Join West Restaurant & Bar for a special culinary celebration with Chuck Hughes, renowned Canadian Chef, television personality and restauranteur on Thursday, July 18th, 2013. Guests will have the opportunity to meet Chuck and receive a signed copy of his latest cookbook Chuck’s Day Off.

Executive Chef Quang Dang will create canapés inspired from Chuck’s cookbook, complemented by summer cocktails from Bar Manager David Wolowidnyk and wine selections from Wine Director Owen Knowlton.
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Heirloom Vegetarian Restaurant opens this week in Vancouver

Originally posted October 9, 2012, Georgia Straight
by Stephen Hui

Vancouver’s largest vegetarian restaurant is ready for diners. Heirloom Restaurant will officially open on Wednesday evening […]

Cru owner Mark Taylor opens Siena on South Granville

Originally published on Straight.com, February 17, 2012
written by Michelle da Silva

When Mark Taylor, owner and sommelier at Cru (1459 West Broadway), decided to open another restaurant, he knew exactly the type of neighbourhood joint it would be: simple, casual Mediterranean food and wine served in the South Granville area he’s resided in for the past nine years.

Siena (1485 12th Avenue), which opened in February, is just that—a “once-a-week restaurant,” Taylor told the Straight by phone. “The idea is affordability.”

Inspired by his travels to the Mediterranean, Taylor said that he initially wanted to open an Italian restaurant, but then decided to include French and Spanish offerings on the menu and wine list as well. […]

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    West joins Arts Club for exclusive epicurean adventure fundraiser

West joins Arts Club for exclusive epicurean adventure fundraiser

California Dreaming
Arts Club Spring Wine Dinner
Tuesday, April 17th, 2012
6pm

It’s a stellar line-up from six of California’s most prestigious wineries as Vintage Corks and West Restaurant join to present an intimate, epicurean adventure exclusively for this Arts Club Theatre Company fundraiser. Executive Chef Quang Dang will craft a compelling five-course menu from pristine local ingredients, paired with top vintages from Blackbird Vineyards, Dry Creek Vineyard, Duckhorn Wine Company, Dutcher Crossing Winery, Heitz Cellars and Silver Oak Cellars. Senior representatives from each winery, including proprietors and winemakers, will introduce each wine. […]

South Granville Restaurants Celebrate Dine Out 2012

Join participating South Granville restaurants in celebrating the 10th Annual Dine Out Vancouver from January 20 – February 5, 2012. Presented by Tourism Vancouver, […]