4 Vancouver restaurants huge stars have been spotted at recently

Feb 20 2019, 1:32 am

It’s no secret that Vancouver’s nickname of Hollywood North is fitting.

The city attracts films and TV shows staring big name celebs year-round – not to mention the west coast is a favourite for touring recording artists.

So far in 2019, we’ve experienced an influx of serious stars. Whether they were here for a concert or stopped by before filming some big budget projects, Vancouver has been a popular spot for big A-listers in recent months.

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Here are four restaurants where celebrities have eaten in Vancouver recently.

Aziz Ansari – Juice Bar


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The American actor, writer, producer, and comedian was in town for the Vancouver Just For Laughs Film Festival, but after hours he hit up Juice Bar, an evenings-only spot that operates inside the Birds & The Beets.

Justin Trudeau – La Forêt Bakery


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Prime Minister Justine Trudeau was seen behind the counter at La Forêt Bakery and Cafe on February 11, a spot known for its delicious brunch, sweet treats, and Instagrammable decor. Trudeau was also in Burnaby on February 10 attending an event at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts alongside Liberal candidate in the Burnaby South by-election, Richard T. Lee, who was also present at this cafe visit.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel – Ancora Ambleside

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A reader’s tip to Daily Hive has been confirmed by a source close to the restaurant that A-listers Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel were dining at West Vancouver’s new Peruvian-Japanese spot, Ancora Ambleside, on February 9. Timberlake was in town ahead of a double-concert this week at Vancouver’s Rogers Arena.

John Cena – Joe Fortes

John Cena Joe Fortes

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This Thurlow Street eatery has seen big stars over the past few months including several band members from Fleetwood Mac and Netflix star Lana Condor from smash-hit To All The Boys I’ve Loved BeforeThe superstar was rumoured to be in town filming new movie Playing with Fire.

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