Dine Out Van Fest does brunch! Presented by Vancouver Foodster and the Mount Pleasant BIA, this expanded event from 2014 is sure to please anyone who loves brunch. Visit 7 restaurants throughout the Main Street neighbourhood and the surrounding area as you taste all sorts of dishes in this brunch crawl.
Using your “passport” as your guide, you can enjoy a variety of dishes including juices, smoothies, coffees, and chai to eggs benny, pancakes, french toast, omelettes, pulled pork, hash browns, bacon, meats, desserts and so much more.
Time: 10am – 2pm
Participants include some of Mount Pleasant’s finest restaurants including:
2515 Main Street
Cuisine: Bagel Sandwiches
Rosemary Rocksalt is a purveyor of Montreal-style bagels and deli specialties. Born from Joel Siegel’s 22-year-old recipe at Siegel’s Bagels, Rosemary Rocksalt was co-founded in 2012 by Joel’s daughter Parise, along with Ken Sim and Teena Gupta. Having her own hand in the family business for 18 years, Parise is well-versed in the bagel recipes that have made tummies smile and hearts leap for over two decades. Combined with Ken and Teena’s decade of experience building Nurse Next Door into a world-class brand, Rosemary Rocksalt is poised to bring the magic of Montreal-style bagels across the continent!
2521 Main Street
Cuisine: Waffle Sandwiches
Miura Waffle Milk Bar has been offering fresh, made-to-order savory and sweet waffle sandos–or サンドウィッチ Sandowicchi which means Sandwich in Japanese–along with flavoured yogurty milk drinks and specialty milkshakes since 2010.
2313 Main Street
At Nirvana Restaurant we offer an authentic home cooked meal and combine it with a fine dining experience and have been serving the Mount Pleasant area for over 25 years. We use fresh and healthy ingredients in order to create a well-balanced meal that offers a lighter version of traditional Indian fare.
3088 Main Street
New to the Mt.Pleasant neighbourhood comes Radicle Juice. Our emphasis is on freshly pressed juiced, creative concocted smoothies, and traditional acai bowls. Everything is made to order behind the open concept bar, so you can see first hand the fresh ingredients going into your drink. Radicle Juice offers customers to take away, stay and hang out, or get your juice or smoothie in a custom made reusable mason jar. If you are in the mood for something warm, there is also a changing daily soup option.
East End Chai
128 East Broadway
Cuisine: Chai lounge
A one of a kind Chai lounge serving Indian snacks and unique treasures from Rajasthan.
Italia Bella bar and grill
Serving authentic Italian cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients is our passion.
12 Kings Pub & Grill
Cuisine: Craft Beer Sports Pub
12 Kings Pub & Grill at 12th and Kingsway is the area’s only craft beer sports pub which also serves a combination of classic and modern pub fare. With all the big games on big screens, pinball, pool and more we’re reworking the neighbourhood pub from the ground up!
Registration: Best Western Uptown Plus -this is where you will show us your tickets and will pick up your Dining Passport Map Cards
- 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 mingling brunch event connecting Vancouver’s vibrant food community.
Visit each of the participating restaurants at your leisure by bike, moped, car, walking, or carpooling.
This event takes place during the Dine Out Festival 2015 join us for our other 5 neighborhood brunch crawls including Gastown, Kitsilano, Downtown Vancouver, West End and Commercial Drive, presented by Tourism Vancouver.