Shelley is a freelance writer living and eating her way around Vancouver. She grew up in Australia and has been taking advantage of her dual Canadian citizenship ever since she tried her first caesar in 2015.
From the same people as Kissa Tanto, Bao Bei is another must-visit spot, though it's more casual and the food is creative Chinese.
Shelley MasonAugust 21, 2019
This bar hidden up a staircase in Campagnolo has a small menu and lots of obscure wines and cocktails.
Keefer Bar is one of the best and strangest bars in all of Canada, with an apothecary theme and a complex cocktail list.
Grapes and Soda is a great spot for a glass of natural wine while you wait for your table at a restaurant nearby, but it's worth coming to on its own.
This tropical island of a bar is where you go to drink things on fire with six shots of rum in them with a whole group of friends.
Meet is an entirely vegan place in Mount Pleasant that's open late on the weekends and has a reverse Happy Hour.
Savio Volpe in the Fraserhood, with its Italian food and impressive drinks list is as couple-friendly as it is family-friendly.