The 38 Essential Vancouver Restaurants

January 30, 2017

Where to slurp oysters, crush dumplings, and enjoy the local bounty

Ringed by soaring mountains, with gleaming glass skyscrapers reflected in the still waters that surround its downtown core, Vancouver is easy to love, says local food writer Nikki Bayley. Over 40 percent of Vancouver’s residents were born outside of Canada, and the city is home to robust Chinese, Indian, and Filipino communities, just to name a few. The thriving urban hub of British Columbia is “a proudly immigrant city,” Bayley says. “The combination of chefs from around the world bringing their own culinary traditions to the exceptional produce from