This Vancouver restaurant is up for Canada’s Best New Restaurants award

Aug 9 2018, 10:18 pm

enRoute has just unveiled the list of nominees for Canada’s Best New Restaurants and three restaurants from British Columbia are in the running. Among 30 Canada-wide contenders, St. Lawrence restaurant is the sole Vancouver restaurant on the list in 2018, down from four local nominees last year.

Ironically enough, the Powell Street restaurant serves French-Québécois cuisine.

Here is a province by province breakdown of contenders for Canada’s Best New Restaurants 2018.

British Columbia

  • 1909 Kitchen, Tofino
  • St. Lawrence, Vancouver
  • The Courtney Room, Victoria

Here are the rest of the contenders from across the country in the running for Canada’s Best New Restaurants award in 2018.


  • Biera, Edmonton
  • Bread & Circus Trattoria, Calgary
  • Bündok, Edmonton
  • Cruz Tacos, Calgary
  • Donna Mac, Calgary
  • Kanto 90 St. Eatery, Edmonton


  • Avenue, Regina


  • Passero, Winnipeg
  • The Oxbow, Winnipeg


  • Aloette, Toronto
  • Atlas, Toronto
  • Giulietta, Toronto
  • Il Covo, Toronto
  • Kiin, Toronto
  • Kū-Kŭm, Toronto
  • Omai, Toronto
  • Sand & Pearl, Picton
  • Seedlings, Bloomfield
  • Skippa, Toronto
  • Tanto, Toronto
  • The Restaurant at Pearl Morissette
    Jordan Station, ON


  • Bistro Rosie, Montreal
  • Elena, Montreal
  • Hopkins, Montreal
  • La Cabane d’à Côté, Saint-Benoît-de-Mirabel
  • Mon Lapin, Montreal

Nova Scotia

  • Bar Kismet, Halifax
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