Vancouver Cheap Eats: Kitsilano

Mar 28 2017, 8:38 pm

Loaded with eateries, Kitsilano is one of Vancouver’s most popular neighbourhoods to live, work, and play.

It’s no surprise then, that there are plenty of budget friendly places to fill up at for $10 or less, like these five spots.


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Looking for something healthy but don’t want to compromise on flavour? This cafeteria-style joint uses high quality seasonal ingredients to create fresh and healthy dishes. For $9 or less, Tractor offers salads, soups, stews and sandwiches.

 1903 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
Instagram: @tractorfoods

The Naam

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Just shy of 5o years running, this 24-hour vegetarian joint is always busy and for good reason. For $10 or less, try the Naam Quesadilla, or their black bean tacos. Early riser? Try their weekday breakfast special for $6.95, or their Breakfast Dragon Bowl for $9.95.

Address: 2724 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
Instagram: @naamrestaurant

The Local

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Just across from Kits beach with an always bustling patio, The Local is known for their classic pub fare. Try their beer battered Baja fish tacos, or their nachos, or perogies, all for $10 or less. Wash it all down with one of their several craft beers, or their famous El Caesar, served in a boot.

Address: 2210 Cornwall Avenue, Vancouver
Instagram: @localkits

The Bimini Public House

A UBC favourite, this neighbourhood pub has been the go to place for students since 1999. From 3 to 6pm and 10 pm to late, The Bimini’s happy hour bites can’t be beat. With tacos, mac and cheese, flatbread and grilled cheese all for $5, your hunger will surely be satisfied.

Address: 2010 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
Instagram: @thebiminipub

Cafe Zen

When you’re craving bacon and eggs, Cafe Zen’s got you covered with their all day breakfast. Start with the Classic: eggs, toast and hashbrowns for $4.99, then add bacon, ham or sausage for $3-4. Got a sweet tooth? Go for the pancakes or waffles for $9.69.

Address: 1631 Yew Street, Vancouver

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