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Culinary Arts

From marionberries to melons, sablefish to fresh Pacific salmon, free range beef to brussels sprouts, British Columbia is a gourmand's dream. Community farmers' markets abound from Mission to Haida Gwaii, with wharfside restaurants, luxurious dining rooms and cozy local eateries.

Community markets
Join the slow food movement. Community markets are all the rage and more communities are jumping in on the action than ever before. From Pemberton’s annual slow food cycle to New Westminster’s recently reopened farmer’s market, British Columbia is a locavore’s dream.

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SDECB Culinary Tours - Okanagan Valley

225-1555 West 7th Ave
Vancouver BC V6J 1S1
604.732.3534
Toll Free 1.877.732.3534
Fax 604.732.3516
www.sdecb.com

Experience a 6 day journey through Vancouver's Coast and Mountains with a culinary twist! The Society de Developpement Economique de la Colombie-Britannique has put together an itinerary of VCM't best culinary fares alongside exciting cultural experiences! Click HERE to find out more! OR download the Guide Map.

SDECB Culinary Tours - Vancouver Island

225-1555 West 7th Ave
Vancouver BC V6J 1S1
604.732.3534
Toll Free 1.877.732.3534
Fax 604.732.3516
www.sdecb.com

Experience a 6 day journey through Vancouver's Coast and Mountains with a culinary twist! The Society de Developpement Economique de la Colombie-Britannique has put together an itinerary of VCM't best culinary fares alongside exciting cultural experiences! Click HERE to find out more! OR download the Guide Map.

Les délices de la Vallée de l'Okanagan


Kelowna BC
www.tourisme-cb.com/circuit2.html

Préparez-vous à goûter aux délices de la Vallée de l'Okanagan ! Dans cette région située à la même altitude que la Champagne en France, plus de cent viticulteurs et autres producteurs vous attendent avec leurs spécialités : vins traditionnels, vins de glace, vins et jus de fruits, mais aussi cidres, vinaigres raffinés, bières et pains artisanaux, fromages savoureux et gourmandises fruitières. Ajoutez-y une multitude de bonnes tables offrant une cuisine gastronomique inspirée par les produits du terroir, et voici le portrait des délices qui vous attendent !

L'eau à la bouche sur l'Île de Vancouver


Victoria BC
www.tourisme-cb.com/circuit1.html

Préparez-vous à goûter à la fraîcheur de l'île ! Ce circuit des saveurs concilie dégustations des produits du terroir et de ses vins, piqueniques champêtres, bons restaurants, ateliers d'arts et culinaires, activités de plein air, attractions, visites de musées et de jardins, et surtout rencontres du savoir-faire local et du plaisir de vivre avec des producteurs, des vignerons, des restaurateurs, et des aubergistes accueillants. C’est le début d’une aventure guidée par l’inspiration, selon vos goûts et à votre rythme.

SDECB Culinary Tours - Vancouver Coast and Mountains

225-1555 West 7th Ave
Vancouver BC V6J 1S1
604.732.3534
Toll Free 1.877.732.3534
Fax 604.732.3516
www.sdecb.com

Experience a 6 day journey through Vancouver's Coast and Mountains with a culinary twist! The Society de Developpement Economique de la Colombie-Britannique has put together an itinerary of VCM't best culinary fares alongside exciting cultural experiences! Click HERE to find out more! OR download the Guide Map.

River Market at Westminster Quay

810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster BC
604.520.3881
www.rivermarket.ca

River Market at Westminster Quay | Hungry & Curious!
Food and fun come together every day at River Market, where the hungry and curious gather to eat, shop, and play. First opened in 1985 as Westminster Quay Public Market, the 72,000-square-foot marketplace on the Fraser River underwent a food-led revitalization in 2008 to become a hub for community life. Today, it showcases 20 of B.C.'s best independent shops and restaurants all under one roof, and offers a regular line-up of live music, entertainment and classes. Find out more at rivermarket.ca. .

The Hungry Floor - 1st Floor
Crepe Des Amis | Wild Rice Restaurant Great Wall Tea Co | Pamola Bakery & Deli Tre Galli Gelato Caffe l Re-Up BBQ | Wally's Burgers Paddlewheeler Pub & Liquor Store Donald’s Market | La Grotta Del Formaggio Mid Century Modern Home | Artisans@River Market l Fraser River Bike Tours & Rentals

The Curious Floor 2nd Floor

La Perla Ballroom | Vancouver Circus School l Music Box Music & Theatre Academy

Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar

1095 Hamilton Street
Vancouver BC
604.688.8078
www.bluewatercafe.net

Critically voted Vancouver’s ‘‘Best Seafood’ by Vancouver Magazine, Blue Water Cafe is celebrated as the City’s definitive destination for the freshest and finest wild fish. Stunning private wine rooms. Acclaimed wine and cocktail programs.

West Restaurant + Bar

2881 Granville Street,
Vancouver BC
604.738.8938
www.westrestaurant.com

“The Jewel in Vancouver’s culinary crown.” Pristine regional ingredients are sourced to deliver superbly conceived dishes. Industry-leading wine and cocktail programs.

CinCin Ristorante + Bar

1154 Robson St.
Vancouver BC
604.688.7338
www.cincin.net

From the heritage wood-fired kitchen, executive chef Todd Howard crafts seasonally-inspired dishes embracing the traditions of Italy. Outstanding desserts. Acclaimed wine and cocktail programs.

The Dinner Party
at the Van Dop Gallery


New Westminster BC

Your personal chef, James A. Groot offers you and your guests a sumptuous dining experience in an exclusive and intimate setting. James will shop the local markets for the best seasonal ingredients and custom design an 8 course Menu paired with local wines. Starting with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres with a personally guided gallery viewing.

EdgeWater Lodge & Restaurant

8841 Highway 99
Whistler BC V0N 1B8
604.932.0688
Toll Free 1.888.870.9065
www.edgewater-lodge.com

Our glass and beam restaurant features the freshest seafood, meats and produce. Our Executive Chef Chris Shiner, is always impressing guests with his Pacific-Northwest inspired menu. High, vaulted ceilings and oversized windows in the restaurant offer spectacular views to the lake and mountains beyond. Paired with our Pacific-Northwest inspired menu prepared by Executive Chef Chris Shiner, the Edgewater offers a dining experience that you won't soon forget.
Our cozy, intimate atmosphere in this gorgeous, natural setting offers up an experience reminiscent of Whistler's early days. Come see for yourself.

Galiano Oceanfront Inn Restaurant

134 Madrona Drive
Galiano Island BC
250.539.3388
Toll Free 1.877.530.3939

www.galianoinn.com

Wine and Food have always evolved together, while complementing each other each other as the worlds classic wine regions attest. Our west coast menu is a reflection of the place we live. Pacific Salmon enjoyed with an Island grown Alderlea Pinot Noir is a testament to the powerful illustration of how regional wines complement foods from the same climatic conditions.

The restaurant's fine reputation has been enhanced under the culinary direction of Chef Dean Hillier and Restaurant Manager/ Sommelier, Richard Massey.

Hastings House Country Estate

160 Upper Ganges Rd
Salt Spring Island BC
250.537.2362
Toll Free 1.800.661.9255

www.hastingshouse.com

A small luxury country resort, spa and restaurant - sits on 22 acres on the waterfront of Ganges Harbour, Salt Spring Island. Enjoy luxury lodging, fine dining, wellness and relaxation in a casually-elegant atmosphere. Explore British Columbia’s natural beauty, Salt Spring’s mild climate and the warmth and creativity of its people. Salt Spring Island is voted 1000 Places to See Before You Die in National Geographic's 2009 Stay Guide.
Come stay and be pampered by our attentive staff!

Sooke Harbour House Restaurant

1528 Whiffen Spit Road
Sooke BC V0S 1N0
250.642.3421
www.sookeharbourhouse.com

One of Victoria’s finest seafood restaurants, recently voted “Best Vancouver Island Restaurant” by Vancouver magazine. It’s an experience of pleasantly satisfying surprises. Our menu changes daily to allow us to serve only the freshest local ingredients. All salad greens and herbs are grown in our own kitchen gardens. You will savour the wholesome and beautiful creations of our award-winning chefs.

The restaurant at Sooke Harbour House is renowned both locally and internationally, and is remembered with pleasure by visitors from around the world. Please join us soon!

Wild Saffron Bistro
Swans Suite Hotel

506 Pandora Avenue
Victoria BC V8W 1N6
250.361.3310
www.swanshotel.com

Tuesday — Saturday, 5pm — 10pm

Accented by wood beams, warm earth tones and an original art collection, Wild Saffron Bistro’s selections lure you in.

Progressive West Coast cuisine satisfies the senses with exciting and creative dishes. Enjoy our large selection of local and international wines or try some of Swans award winning beers.

Voted Top Ten Restaurant in Victoria!

Seasonal 56


Langley BC V4W 3X5
604-625-5601

www.theseasonalexperience.ca

Seasonal 56 was created to promote and feature the Fraser Valleys vast bounty in a relaxed, unpretentious environment with friendly and knowledgeable service staff. We are open for lunch and for dinner, please check our contact us page for hours and directions.

Please click here to watch a short video on Seasonal 56 Restaurant

Wild Rice Restaurant

122-810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster BC V3M 6B9
Cell 778.397.0028

www.wildricevancouver.com

Wild Rice began as a simple thought from Andrew Wong. His wish was to create a socially conscious restaurant serving local cuisine with influences from his Chinese heritage.

The space is a blend of yin and yang, east and west, traditional and modern. as in traditional Chinese cuisine, the menu offers numerous dishes for sharing. where they diverge from tradition is in the ingredients, presentation and style.

as a proud member of OceanWise, Green Table and Shark Truth, wild rice is committed to serving ingredients that are local, seasonal and sustainable. the wine list reflects a thoughtful selection of the best from BC and west coast vineyards.

Hamilton Street Grill

1009 Hamilton Street
Vancouver BC V6B 2R9
604-331-1511

The Hamilton Street Grill is a contemporary steakhouse featuring Certified Angus Beef along with a large selection of fresh seafood entrees. If it is something a little lighter you are looking for; there is a large Tapas style menu that is sure to fit the bill. The atmosphere is warm and inviting and you're sure to feel comfortable whether seated at one of the nicely spaced tables or in one of the cozy booths.

Hillside Estate Winery & Bistro

1350 Naramata Road
Penticton V2A 8T6
(250) 493-6274

www.hillsidewinery.ca

Hillside offers a lovely tasting room and gift shop where you can sample and purchase our wines and other unique gift items. Our award-winning Bistro, offers exceptional contemporary wine country cuisine and features two patios with breathtaking views of vineyards, orchards and Lake Okanagan. Our portfolio of esteemed wines provide the perfect pairing with lunch or dinner in a truly unique and memorable setting.

Hart House Restaurant

6664 Deer Lake Ave
Burnaby BC V6E 4H3
604.298.4278
Fax 604.298.0124
www.harthouserestaurant.com

Open since 1988, Hart House is a slice of heaven for anyone who enjoys fine food and wine. Our outstanding Pacific Northwest cuisine features fresh local ingredients, including herbs from our on-site herb garden, and our award-winning cellar has a perfect pairing for every dish we serve. Our restaurant is always a popular choice for romantic dinners, lunches with friends, and Sunday brunch. We are also a favourite venue for special events, from outdoor weddings to retirement parties to business meetings and conferences of all sizes. Please visit our Groups page for detailed information about the range of services and facilities we offer. Hours of Operation: Lunch: Tuesday to Friday - 11:30am - 2:30pm Dinner: Tuesday to Sunday - Starting at 5:30pm Brunch: Sunday - 11:00am - 2:00pm Closed on Monday

Forage Restaurant

1300 Robson Street
Vancouver BC V6E 1C5
604. 661.1400
www.foragevancouver.com

Forage is located in the beautiful Listel Hotel at the corner of Robson and Jervis in Vancouver, BC. Forage is a neighbourhood gathering spot — a local’s “local”. The food is unpretentious and the antithesis of “fine dining”. It is however innovative cuisine prepared with solid cooking fundamentals with advanced techniques. Products are sourced from local and organic farmers, fishermen and producers whenever possible. With each product we use, there is a story to be told. Open for breakfast, weekend brunch, dinner and noshing through the evening, Forage adds a casual flair to welcome neighbourhood locals and visitors from across the city and beyond.

Vancouver Foodie Tours


Vancouver (Downtown) BC
604-339-0078

www.foodietours.ca

Vancouver Foodie Tours offers food tasting and educational experiences, introducing food lovers to one-of-a-kind dishes that define Vancouver's culinary scene. Guests indulge in a feast for their eyes, belly and mind, tasting signature dishes at award winning Vancouver gourmet restaurants, food shops and food trucks.