Entries from April 2007

Indian Flavours

April 29th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Indian Flavours (604) 688-2101 Address: 1256 Robson St (map) Homepage Hot Food, Bright Lights a Quick Bite By Daniel Fishman Eat Vancouver writer Pam’s recent visit to Vancouver provided me with a great chance to try a few new restaurants, and the great weather allowed us to range freely in the downtown area. Although we […]

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Tags: Indian · Quick Bites

Phodown Lowdown

April 22nd, 2007 · 14 Comments

Phodown Lowdown The Phodown Recap By Jason Chin Eat Vancouver Writer Download the excel file (with links to previous articles) Download the SPSS file After a dozen phos, the phodown is finally over and I have to admit, it’s been a turbulent ride. My sodium intake has been all over the charts, some nights waking […]

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Tags: Pho

Cafe Burrard St. Deli

April 21st, 2007 · 2 Comments

Café Burrard St. Deli (604) 681-2822 Address: 1344 Burrard St (map) Cheap Breakfast on Burrard a Quick Bite By Daniel Fishman Eat Vancouver writer When I moved from the Granville Island area to the West End, I figured two things: 1) it would give me the chance to write a lot more reviews for EatVancouver, […]

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Tags: Diner Fare · Quick Bites

Phodown recap on its way

April 21st, 2007 · No Comments

This is a quick note to say that the phodown recap is coming along nicely. I’ve spent the last two weeks cooped up in a small hotel room in Missoula with a typewriter and case a of Tab, pacing, screaming and breaking mirrors. So I’m happy to say the recap is coming along nicely, and […]

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Tags: Administrative Notes

Monkey See, Monkey Tips his Waiter

April 17th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Monkey See, Monkey Tips his Waiter a Science Feature By Jason Chin Eat Vancouver Writer Tuesday April 10th, 2007 Have you ever been hanging out with your buddies, watching the game, and suddenly realize that you are all sitting with basically the same posture? Or have you perhaps caught yourself fighting the urge to scratch […]

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Tags: Science Feature

Girl or Food?

April 16th, 2007 · No Comments

Today in food science news, The National Lampoon tackled the age old question: food or girls. Video is embedded after the break. In this humorous video they asked fat guys to give up their recently bought fast food for a lap dance from Heather Vandeven, Penthouse Pet of the Year. The answer seems obvious to […]

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Tags: Fast Food · News

Duffin’s Doughnuts

April 14th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Duffin’s Doughnuts (604) 879-5551 – Main St (604) 325-5544 – Knight St Address: 4898 Main St & 1391 E 41st (map) Hot Torta Subs a Quick Bite By Daniel Fishman Eat Vancouver writer I can’t count the number of times I have passed by a sign advertising “Hot Torta Subs” and been violently intrigued, but […]

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Tags: Diner Fare · Fast Food · Quick Bites

The Mouse and Bean

April 3rd, 2007 · No Comments

The Mouse and Bean (604) 633-1781 Address: 207-B West Hastings (map) Homepage Bean There, Done That a Quick Bite By Daniel Fishman and Jason Chin Eat Vancouver writers After a busy morning of exercising our commercial acting chops, the Chairman and I were ready for a nice big lunch, since nothing works up an appetite […]

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Tags: Mexican

Happy April Fool’s Day

April 1st, 2007 · 3 Comments

Well, judging by the small number of comments and e-mail in response to this little prank, I’m guessing few were fooled. I’ll have to work extra hard to fool Eat Vancouver’s savvy readers next year. And thanks to the folks at DonRockwell.com, from whom I borrowed this prank. Just received this email from a close […]

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Tags: News