Kerrisdale: Eat and Drink during 2010 Olympics

For locals and visitors alike eating in Vancouver during the Olympics and Para-Olympics will have it’s challenges. Obviously being downtown or close to any of the Olympic venues will see lots of people and most of the restaurants, bars, lounges are going to be busy. Vancouver has wonderful neighborhoods and if you’re a local this is an ideal time to explore your neighborhood or other neighborhoods outside of the downtown core.

Here is a compilation of the best places to eat and drink in some of the neighborhoods outside of downtown.

Kerrisdale Neighborhood

** All locations on the #41st Avenue bus line & the #16 Arbutus bus line

Gaia Bistro

2055 West 41st Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-568-5022

— Israeli/Mediterranean dishes for lunch and dinner

Fish Café

2053 West 41st Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-267-3474

— Fish and Seafood for lunch, dinner and brunch on weekends

Adonia Tea

2057 West 41st Avenue

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-261-0049

— Sandwiches and Afternoon Tea daily

Ajisai Sushi Bar

2081 West 42nd Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-266-1428

–Sushi, Sashimi and other Japanese specialties for lunch and dinner

Café Muse

2305 West 41st Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-568-2948

— Coffee, tea, baked goods and Sandwiches all day long.

Café Artigiano

2154 West 41st Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-267-1008

— Coffee, tea, baked goods and Sandwiches all day long.

Secret Garden Tea Company

5559 West Boulevard

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-261-3070

— Sandwiches and Afternoon Tea daily

Stock Up

6019 West Boulevard

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-266-4527

— Soups and Sandwiches, daytime only.

Compiled by: Richard Wolak