I have dined at a lot of new restaurants that have opened in 2013. These are 24 of the Best NEW Restaurants in Vancouver that newly define how we eat, drink and play.
Note: These are not in any ranking order.
261 Powell St, Vancouver
Latin American dishes, inventive cocktails, great wine list.
1043 Mainland Street, Vancouver
Euro meets American bistro, fabulous brunch, house-baked bread, great wine list.
Homer Street Café
888 Homer Street, Vancouver
West Coast comfort food, stylish room, great people watching, exceptional cocktail list.
The Farmers Apprentice
1535 W 6th Avenue, Vancouver
Farm to Table cuisine, creative dishes, and a culinary journey!
Ask for Luigi
305 Alexander Street, Vancouver
The food is beautiful, creative chef, delicious pasta creations.
Five Elements Café
1046 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
Authentic Vietnamese and Thai dishes, best Pho, friendly service.
Burdock & Co
2702 Main Street, Vancouver
Farm to Table cuisine, creative chef, local ingredients. Naturalist wines.
136 East Broadway, Vancouver
Authentic Peruvian dishes, creative chefs, pushing boundaries.
Don’t Argue Pizzeria
3240 Main Street, Vancouver
The best pizza crust, cool ambiance.
The Fish Counter
3825 Main Street
Sustainable fish and seafood, best fish & chips, prepared food take out.
The Little District
1336 Lonsdale, North Vancouver
Comfort food, cozy and stylish room.
1055 West Hastings Street
Creole cooking, full oyster bar, delicious dishes, stylish room.
1789 Comox Street
Best seafood and flavourful meats, stylish room, great ambiance and an extensive cocktail list.
251 E. Georgia Street, Vancouver
American style comfort food with a twist, excellent cocktail list.
Kessel + March Restaurant
1701 Powell Street
Euro inspired dishes, local ingredients, stylish room.
833 Denman Street
Best Barbq meats, great flavours.
1622 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
Authentic Mexican dishes, creative cocktail list, hip crowd, great ambiance.
#116-810 Quayside Drive, New Westminster
Outstanding Thai street food, local ingredients.
3980 Fraser Street, Vancouver
Fine vegetarian and vegan fare, local ingredients, great cocktail list.
Tuc Craft kitchen
60 West Cordova St, Vancouver
Euro bistro, flavourful comfort food, good selection of wines and craft brew!
350 Carrall Street, Vancouver
Creative dishes, chef pushes boundaries, local ingredients.
Tap & Barrel
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver
Comfort food, extensive list of beer and wine on tap, beautiful patio.
Bistro Wagon Rouge
1869 Powell St., Vancouver
Classic French bistro fare, outstanding food, service and is all around charming.
The Stable House
1520 West 13th Avenue
Delicious food, fine service and a great ambiance.
Curious which restaurants were on last years list, take a look at my Top 30 New restaurants of 2012.
by Richard Wolak