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BBY GOT BEEF - Lao Shan Dong Homemade Noodle House

BBY GOT BEEF - Lao Shan Dong Homemade Noodle House

Pho. Ramen. Laksa. Mo Pho. But Vancity also got chunks of beefy plumps (in soup). Kinda like Latin American nations have salsa, tango, samba, merengue, mariachi - Asian nations each have their own kind of noodle & soup styles....
Mo on Burmese Bo's - the Burmese Tea Leaf Salad

Mo on Burmese Bo's - the Burmese Tea Leaf Salad

Ok, so posted on Bo Laksa King's a little while ago but didnt get around to trying the Burmese Pickled Tea Leaf salad.
PAPA DAVE’S PIZZA!

PAPA DAVE’S PIZZA!

Every I drive past this place I drift off into my little fantasy world and wonder how it came to be.

Home is where the food is

Vancouver animator, Jody Kramer, just sent in this super cool animation she did for the 100 Mile Diet Society ... Home is Where the Food is from The Juki Museum on Vimeo .
Guu Garden!

Guu Garden!

Just when I thought the Japanese izakaya boom was starting to slow down in Vancouver, one of the more venerable members of the scene opens a fifth location in the Lower Mainland! Guu Garden launched with little fanfare in late December and buzz is ju
Olympic Beans

Olympic Beans

Way back when I was in high school, I used to skate and snowboard with a guy named Jorli. We used to go up the mountains, build jumps and try to do kick out methods like Craig Kelly. Man, those were the days. Anyways...
HOME GROWN: HAPPY PLANET

HOME GROWN: HAPPY PLANET

V.I.A.'s Home Grown features only the most awesome companies in Vancouver. From tiny, single-person operations to the big players, we profile our favourite businesses and interview their owners. Happy Planet Established 1994 www.happyplanet.
HOME GROWN: HAPPY PLANET

HOME GROWN: HAPPY PLANET

V.I.A.'s Home Grown features only the most awesome companies in Vancouver. From tiny, single-person operations to the big players, we profile our favourite businesses and interview their owners. Happy Planet Established 1994 www.happyplanet.
BLOWIN’ UP YOUR SPOT: QUE PASA!

BLOWIN’ UP YOUR SPOT: QUE PASA!

I was first introduced to Que Pasa when they had a deli and retail outlet on W. 3rd. I skated the West Beach mini ramp regularly and sessions were commonly followed by a $5 burrito at Que Pasa.
FOOD FIGHT! SAMMIES!

FOOD FIGHT! SAMMIES!

My favourite deli recently changed hands, and I'm glad to see they still stack the meat an inch thick on their sammies. I swear when they grill them, the center is still cold cause there is just too much meat.