DINE | Miku Restaurant: Aburi Kaiseki Dinner

Miku Restaurant 200 Granville St #70, Vancouver, BC Tel: (604) 568-3900 Last week, my husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary at one of my favourite Japanese restaurants in Vancouver, Miku. This upscale venue is located along the beautiful waterfront of downtown Vancouver, across from Canada Place and offers spectacular views of the North Shore. Miku…

DINE| RAWBAR at the FAIRMONT PACIFIC RIM: Boozy Brunch

Fairmont Pacific Rim – The Lobby Lounge/RawBar 1038 Canada Pl, Vancouver, B.C. Phone:  (604) 695-5300 Fairmont Pacific Rim is located in Coal Harbour of downtown Vancouver. This hotel offers many great dining options, but I was here to experience RawBar’s newest brunch menu, Five Course Cocktail Brunch. The RawBar, situated in The Lobby Lounge of the…

DINE | MARUYAMA UDON & SUSHI BAR: Omakase Menu

Maruyama Udon & Sushi Bar 3883 Rupert St, Vancouver, B.C. Tel: 604 569 2198 Former Blue Water Cafe and Raw Bar chef Yoshiya Maruyama has opened his own restaurant  where the former Kimura Restaurant was located in East Vancouver. Maruyama serves traditional sushi made from both fresh local fish and fish that is flown in daily…

Fairmont Pacific Rim: RawBar

  Fairmont Pacific Rim 1038 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C. Tel: (604) 695-5502 RawBar is situated in the lobby of the Fairmont Pacific Rim and is the first sushi bar in Vancouver that’s recognized as 100% Ocean Wise by the Vancouver Aquarium.  The venue is sleek and modern and the perfect backdrop for Master-Sushi Chef Taka’s beautifully presented…