33 Eats: Lunch Lady

written by Maks

Drake at a Vietnamese restaurant isn’t something you’d normally expect to hear, but The Lunch Lady does it different. Opening it’s doors this past Winter they’ve done an incredible job inside with both the food and interior design. It feels like an old Vietnamese restaurant but done with a modern touch. ‘The lunch Lady’ comes … Continued

33 Eats: JamJar Canteen

written by Maks

Still on Commercial drive, JamJar Canteen moved a few blocks south of it’s original location. They’ve also opened 2 other locations since, 1 at UBC and the other in North Van. JamJar gives you traditional Lebanese dishes using fresh local ingredients. Friendly staff in a casual fun environment with quick service. At some places dishes … Continued

33 Eats: Hey Kokomo

written by Maks

Inspired by the sun – everything from the colour pallette and decor down to the food. Hey Kokomo loves Summer and believes in it being a state of mind, not just a season. All of their food is 100% plant based so you can have a full meal, but feel light enough on your feet … Continued

33 Eats: Koerners Pub

written by Maks

It’s a bit off the beaten path but that’s part of what makes Koerners Pub what it is. Going as far west as basically possible on either West 4th or Marine drive the pub is located just off Chancellor blvd as you enter the UBC zone. Catering largely to students, tourists, and wreck beach sunbathers … Continued

33 Eats: The Birds & The Beets

written by Maks

Located in Gastown at 55 Powell street The Birds and The Beets is tucked away just off Maple Tree Square, the main intersection in the neighbourhood. Open during the day it offers everything you’d expect from a cafe but done right, with a breakfast menu, salads, and freshly baked breads for their sandwiches. With plenty … Continued

33 Eats: Their There

written by Maks

A lot of people over complicate simple things, like burgers, and by doing so actually ruin it by trying to do too much. That’s not to say that doing a good burger is easy, but often less is more. Their There located on West 4th in kitsalano gets it. Their menu is small but done … Continued

33 Eats: Say Mercy / B-Side

written by Maks

Craving Italian but also love Southern BBQ? Say Mercy has you covered. These guys do some classic Italian dishes with a touch of that Southern flavour. We sat outside at their new all day licensed patio, which they’ve dubbed the b-side…which is directly be-side Say Mercy. For their dinner wine bar menu they offer some … Continued

33 Eats: Roundel Café

written by Maks

Sometimes you just want some greasy diner food, minus the grease. Roundel Café scratches that itch but without leaving you bagged for the rest of the day. Roundel Café is a small family owned diner located in the Hastings Sunrise neighbourhood of east van. They’re probably best known for their benny’s, which we had, but … Continued