Tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants in the West 4th neighborhood in Kitsilano. This tasting extravaganza goes from 4pm until 9pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster.
Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants and cafes throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants.
See Richard Wolak (Founder of Tasting Plates events and VancouverFoodster.com) on the Global TV Morning News!
- Vegetarian options will be available at many of the participating restaurants.
- Bring along a friend or two, your significant other, your family or come solo.
- A food networking dinner event connecting Vancouver’s vibrant food community.
Visit each of the participating restaurants at your leisure by bike, moped, transit, car, walking, roller skates, skateboarding or carpooling.
Registration: TBA -this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Cards.
Attendees will receive a Swag bag filled with goodies from Shop West 4th neighborhood merchants.
O5 RARE TEA BAR
2208 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
Cuisine: Tea Tasting Bar
Obsessively Sourced, Terroir-Based Tea. O stands from our obsession with Origin. We travel the world learning about the soil on which our tea grows and the people who care for it. Because healthier, better earth yields the teas that we want to share. 5 represents nature’s elements: Earth, Water, Fire, Wind and Void. In harmony, these elements express the best qualities that each terroir gives to tea.
ROMER’S BURGER BAR
1873 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
EAT good food. Keep it FRESH. Keep it simple. Be CREATIVE. Let seasons and farmers be our guide. Be good to the PLANET, and all who are on it. LAUGH. SHARE. Do what you do best: with us, it’s BURGERS.
GUANACO FOOD TRUCK
Location during event – TBA
Guanaco food truck specializing in a Salvadorian staple food, “Pupusas” which is a thick handmade corn tortilla filled with your choice of: cooked pork, chicken, and season beans, mixture of fresh cheeses and seasoned fresh vegetables, Pupusas are an excellent choice for meat lovers and vegetarians alike.
Guanaco’s food is fresh and sourced locally.
LAS MARGARITAS RESTAURANT
1999 West 4th Avenue
Serving food more from the north of Mexico, Baja and California.
JACKSON’S MEATS & DELI
2214 West 4th Avenue
Cuisine: Meat store and Deli
Jackson’s Meats & Deli is unique from its competition in that it is the oldest Meat Market in Vancouver. Jackson’s boasts six generations of butchers starting in Maidenhead, England in 1856, and has been a part of Vancouver’s heritage since 1911.
1956 West 4th Avenue
2028 Vine Street
Cuisine: Coffee and gluten free baking
Beautiful espresso from Fernwood Coffee, delicious freshly house-baked gluten-free goodies and our tasty homemade soups and sandwiches.
1835 West 4th Avenue
Cuisine: Neapolitan Pizza
Welcome to The BiBo Pizzeria con Cucina, the authentic Italian experience! The BiBo is not just a restaurant; it is a philosophy of life… an obsession for quality that is translated through every prepared Italian dish. The BiBo brings cuisine simplicity to life by teaching guests to appreciate the natural ingredients and explosive flavors carefully selected from the far corners of Italy.
Purchase Tickets Here:
Advance Tickets: $40 per person. $120 for a 4 pak of tickets or $162 for a 6 pak of tickets (get a group of your friends/family together and save by purchasing a 4 pak or a 6 pak). Regular Tickets $50 per person after October 1, 2013.
Note: Eventbrite fee and gst is extra on all tickets purchased online.
Ticket price includes tasting plates at each of the participating restaurants throughout the event along with a swag gift bag. (Beverages are included at some restaurants which will be noted, you are welcome to purchase wine, beer, cocktails or mocktails at each of the participating restaurants).
Note: ALL Tickets must be purchased in advance online. All ticket sales are final. No exchanges or refunds; however they are transferrable in advance with printed proof of ticket. Event produced by CMI Chat Media Inc