Vancouver Cheap Eats: Mount Pleasant

Aug 10 2017, 5:09 am

As one of Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhoods, Mount Pleasant is an eclectic community rich in culture and history. With several eateries to choose from in the area, head to one of these five spots to grab a bite for $10 or less.

Sal y Limon

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Sal y Limon brings the taste of Mexican Street Food to Mount Pleasant. For just $3 each, tacos are served with onions, cilantro, and your choice of filling. Other items include burritos, huaraches, tortas, quesadillas, and taquitos.

Address: 701 Kingsway Street, Vancouver
Instagram: @salylimonvan

Lucy’s Eastside Diner

Open 24 hours, Lucy’s Eastside Diner serves up casual fare in a friendly atmosphere. With several items on the menu ringing in at $10 or less, some of our favourites include the Smoked Salmon Scramble and the Down South Breaky.

Address: 2708 Main Street, Vancouver
Instagram: @lucyseastsidediner

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Expect generous portions and affordable prices at this Broadway sushi joint. For $8 or less, the combos come with a variety of rolls and nigiri. If you like raw fish, choose from several different types of fresh and flavourful sashimi for less than $10.

Address: 371 East Broadway, Vancouver

Argo Cafe

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Featured on the television show You Gotta Eat Here, this diner style restaurant is a local favourite. For $10 or less, choose between a variety of dishes like omelettes, burgers, sandwiches, and salads.

Address: 1836 Ontario Street, Vancouver
Instagram: @argocafe


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If you’ve never tried Lebanese food, add Nuba to your list. You’ll find traditional appetizers for less than $10, including Baba Ghanooj, Mjadra, Hummus, and Falafels. Pitas are another tasty option for $10, with several fillings to choose from including chicken, lamb, and vegetarian options.

Address: 146 East 3rd Avenue, Vancouver
Instagram: @nubatown

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