May 19: Vancouver Food News Summary

I love Vancouver, and I love food, so I thought of collating all food headlines for the week from my favourite sources, specifically Daily Hive Vancouver (Dished).

American joint "Dave's Hot Chicken" to open in Canada.

By Hannah McLean

May 17, 2020 11:51 AM

The Los Angeles-based fast-casual concept Dave’s Hot Chicken is planning to open 30 locations in Canada.

A new spot for all-day dim sum "Cold Tea" open in downtown Vancouver.

By Hannah McLean

May 17, 2020, 9:53 AM

The 1193 Granville Street space is now home to Cold Tea, which describes itself as a spot for all-day dim sum, Chinese BBQ, and Vietnamese-style family food.

Vancouver's Sweetery Cafe is closing after 8 years of business.

By Hannah McLean

May 17, 2020, 9:21 AM

This is heartbreaking for me as I attended a food photography meetup at Sweetery Cafe 4 years ago.

Vancouver councillor wants people to be able to legally drink at the beach.

By Vincent Piana

May 15, 2020, 3:40 PM

A City Councillor will be proposing a motion that, if passed, would push for legalized alcohol consumption in parks and beaches across Vancouver.

SMAK launches "glide thru" in downtown Vancouver.

By Hannah McLean

May 14, 2020 11:33 AM

The healthy fast food joint’s 1139 W Pender Street outpost has an adorable drive-thru set up for customers to whiz by and pick up hot bowls, drinks, groceries, and more.

You can now get The Cheesecake Factory Bakery delivered in Metro Vancouver.

By Hannah McLean

May 13, 2020 3:04 PM

The Cheesecake Factory Bakery is now officially available for delivery in Metro Vancouver.