Winners can use the COVID-19 Restaurant Relief Grants to help offset operating costs amid the ongoing pandemic. DoorDash has announced the Canadian winners of its COVID-19 Restaurant Relief Grants program through the company’s five-year, US$200 million Main Street Strong Pledge. The grants come as part of DoorDash providing C$1,125,000 to help eligible restaurants in Montreal, Toronto, […]
Applications for Vancouver patios are now open for local businesses. As part of the City’s ongoing support for local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, online applications are now being accepted for a temporary patio on public property for the April 1 to October 31, 2021 patio season. Temporary patios on public property include patios on […]
Delivery service DoorDash has launched a new initiative to help Canadian restaurants that are navigating uncertainties during COVID-19. The delivery company has announced it will be providing $1,125,000 CAD in local grants that can be used by struggling restaurants in Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver to offset costs as they continue to recover from the COVID-19 […]
Vancouver has postponed the start of its plastic shopping bag and single-use cup by-laws until January 1, 2022 due to the impact of COVID-19.
Vancouver’s temporary patios can now stay in place until October 31, 2021
By Deepi Harish Shaun Maclean, chef at The Westin Bayshore, which is part of the Marriott Family, has worked his way up the ranks, while never leaving beautiful Vancouver. Chef Maclean previously worked as a Sous Chef at Cactus Club Café. A few years, Shaun returned to the hotel space after accepting a position as […]
Forty-seven temporary expedited patio permits have been issued by the city of Vancouver since the launch of the program on June 1.
Interview by Gregory Furgala Mark Singson went from being a familiar face in Vancouver’s kitchens to being a familiar face in Canada after finishing second on season six of Top Chef Canada where he was called both a magician and a mad scientist. The skills that earned him that acclaim were developed in some of […]
Press release Nespresso, a leader in high-quality portioned coffee, is opening its first permanent boutique in British Columbia inside Vancouver’s Metropolis at Metrotown on Tuesday, April 24. Designed by Universal Design Studio, this new concept aims to reflect the brand’s deep commitment to sustainability, strengthen its physical presence in Western Canada and continue its tradition of offering exceptional quality products to coffee […]
Press release JR Canada Restaurant Group Ltd. is announcing the start of construction of its fourth Johnny Rockets location on Oak Street by the Vancouver General Hospital. With expectations of opening in summer 2018, Johnny Rockets Canada has enjoyed quick success on the west-coast restaurant scene in the markets of Victoria and Vancouver. Delivering on great, custom made burgers and […]