5 new Vancouver restaurants you should try in January

Jan 3 2020, 5:00 pm

While there are a ton of new eateries open and opening soon, we’ve compiled a shortlist of some of our must-tries that are seriously living up to the hype.

Here are some new Vancouver restaurants you need to try right now.

In addition to these spots, we’d recommend you head to one of Popeyes new locations to see what all the fuss is about.

Pennyroyal Coffee


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Whether you’re coming for the drool-worthy burnt cheesecake or to explore Indonesian coffee, Pennyroyal is ready for customers during its opening hours on weekdays from 7 am to 4 pm and weekends from 9 am to 5 pm. Please note Pennyroyal is closed on Tuesdays.

Address: 2263 East Hastings Street, Vancouver


Field & Social – Mount Pleasant

Field & Social Mount Pleasant

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Field & Social, Vancouver’s original salad shop, has officially opening its third location. Designed by JDG Design, the Mount Pleasant salad shop has the brand’s signature minimalist vibes that patrons have been enjoying in its Dunsmuir and Royal Centre locations. This particular shop has a big communal table in the centre of the room where 16 people can chow down.

Address: 18 East 5th Avenue, Vancouver


Nemesis Polygon

Nemesis Polygon

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If you’re familiar with Nemesis, then you know the team’s coffee game is strong. The drink program at Polygon continues to offer folks stellar pour-overs, espressos, lattes, and teas, to name a few. At the new location customers can expect upwards of a dozen house-made pastries in the case at any given time, along with a selection of savoury eats.

Address: 101 Carrie Cates Court, North Vancouver

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Oca Pastificio


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Situated in the former location of Absinthe Bistro, right across from Grandview Park in East Vancouver, this spot offers patrons a menu that will change daily depending on the ingredients that are available as well as the “chef’s mood.”

Address: 1260 Commercial Drive, Vancouver




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Folks will also find treats such as old fashioned doughnuts, brioche doughnuts, and soft-serve ice cream up for order here. Mello is a cashless store, so be sure to bring your cards and head in to see what this new sweet spot has to offer during its opening hours of 9 am to 9 pm daily.

Phone: 604-423-3556
Address: 223 E Pender Street, Vancouver


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