Kitsilano: 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.

Kitsilano Neighborhood

** All locations on the #9 Broadway bus line & the #4 Fourth Avenue bus line

Atithi

2445 Burrard Street

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-731-0221

— Superb Indian cuisine for lunch and dinner.

Maple Grill

1967 West Broadway

Eat-in | Takes Reservations

Tel: 604-568-4885

— Excellent fine dining Kosher restaurant.

Autumn Brook Gallery

1545 West 4th Avenue,

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-737-2363

— Art gallery and weekend brunch spot

Trattoria

1850 West 4thAvenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-732-1441

— Italian dishes for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.

Piato

1835 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-568-2929

— Greek specialties for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.

49th Parallel Coffee Roasters Café

2152 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-420-4901

— Coffee, tea and baked goods all day long

Momento

2766 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-736-9900

— Coffee, Tea and baked goods all day long.

Q4

2611 West 4th Ave

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel:  604-734-4444

— Italian dishes for dinner nightly.

Naam

2724 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel:  604-738-7151

— Vegetarian for breakfast, lunch, dinner and the rest of the 24 hours a day they are open.

Noodle Box

1867 W 4th Ave

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel:  604-734-1310

— Noodles dishes for lunch and dinner.

Maenam

1938 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-730-5579

— Best fusion Thai dishes for lunch and dinner.

Refuel

1944 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-288-7905

— Comfort food for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.

Bistro Bistro

1961 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-732-0004

— French dishes for dinner nightly.

Bishop’s

2183 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-738-2025

— Best Pacific Northwest cuisine for dinner nightly.

Terra Breads

2380 West 4th Avenue

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-736-1838

— Sandwiches, Salads and Breads for breakfast and lunch daily.

Thomas Haas

2539 W. Broadway

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-736-1848

— Coffee, Hot Chocolate, French pastries and desserts daytime only Tues – Sat.

Moderne Burger

2507 W Broadway

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-739-0005

–50’s style dinner serving burgers and shakes for lunch and dinner.

The Flying Tiger

2958 W 4th Ave

Eat-in | Takes reservations

Tel: 604-737-7529

— Asian fusion dishes for dinner nightly.

Abigails Party

1685 Yew Street

Eat-in | Takeout

Tel: 604-739-4677

— Comfort food for dinner and weekend brunch.

Compiled by: Richard Wolak