Join us and explore the South Granville neighborhood (between 6th – 16th Avenues on Granville street) and tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants and cafes. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday September 12 from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster.

Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates and Tasting Cups for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants.

If you haven’t been to our previous Tasting Plates events, Novus TV featured one of our previous events on City Lights (view here).

Visit our Tasting Plates site and view our past events, photos and more!

Registration: Jak’s – this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Passports and menus.

Participating Restaurants/Establishments

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The Rise Eatery

3121 Granville St, Vancouver


Instagram @theriseeatery

Cuisine: contemporary mix of Asian fusion cuisine

Bringing together the distinct flavours of regions in Asia, Europe, the Americas, and beyond, the Rise Eatery is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of culinary ingenuity. Founded by husband-and-wife team Dan Leung and Wanda Lai, we are a meeting point and destination for friends, strangers, and neighbours who come to catch up over cocktails, unwind after work, or toast to milestones big and small—always with a bevy of shared plates on hand.


Fiore Restaurant

1485 W 12th Ave, Vancouver


Instagram @fioreyvr


Italian inspired restaurant with an intimate neighbourhood feel focusing on simple Italian featuring fresh hand-crafted pasta and naturally-leavened sourdough thin crust pizza using predominantly regional and seasonal ingredients.

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Meinhardt Fine Foods

3002 Granville Street, Vancouver


Twitter: @MeinhardtFoods

Instagram: @meinhardtfinefoods

Meinhardt Fine Foods offers imported food products from around the world, including a large selection of prepared foods in the deli case.


Phoscao Cafe

3007 Granville Street, Vancouver


Instagram @phoscaocafe

Cuisine: desserts and cafe

This is a small casual cafe located on Granville, not far from Broadway. They have a pretty good selection of casual breakfast/lunch fair, including a variety of cakes and other baked goods.



2658 Granville Street, Vancouver



Cuisine: Liquor store and tastings

JAK’s Beer Wine Spirits is a fourth generation family business working to be British Columbia’s liquor store of choice. We are open daily from 9am-11pm and offer a wide selection of coveted and hard to find craft beer and local wine and spirits. You’ll also find competitively priced domestic beer and a superior selection of international wine and spirits – something to suit every craving. The JAK’s team is ready to help you and your guests find the perfect pairing for any occasion. We’ve got something for everyone and offer a satisfaction guarantee for every purchase. There are currently 14 stores in Metro Vancouver, Campbell River and Penticton.

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Le Creuset

2997 Granville St, Vancouver



Cuisine: Coffee Bar

Le Creuset represents a tradition of lasting, authentic design. Since 1925, the iconic brand has inspired generations with premium products that epitomize enduring quality, classic aesthetics and rigorous craftsmanship. In kitchens around the world, Le Creuset isn’t just a way to cook; it’s a lifestyle choice — a way to savour a genuine passion for fine ingredients and premium tools. Today, Le Creuset is the most sought-after cookware product in Canada amongst both professional chefs and home cooks alike.

Unique to the Vancouver location, and a first for Le Creuset internationally, the Le Creuset Café, is a full service coffee counter serving hot beverages and freshly-baked pastries furnished by Thierry. While sipping a cappuccino with coffee beans provided by the 49th Parallel Coffee Roasters, customers will be welcome to browse the complete selection of Le Creuset’s famed cookware in the brand’s largest boutique in the world, covering over 2000 square feet. The large selection of Le Creuset product includes enamelled cast iron, stainless steel and nonstick cookware, as well as bakeware, tableware, tools, and accessories.


Purchase Tickets Here: 


Early-Bird Tickets: $35 per person before August 31, 2018

Advance Tickets $45 per person after August 31, 2018

Regular $60 per person after September 9, 2018

Note: Eventbrite fee and GST is extra on all tickets purchased online.

Ticket price includes tasting plates at each of the participating restaurants throughout the evening. (Beverages are included at some restaurants which will be noted, you are welcome to purchase wine, beer, cocktails or mocktails at each of the participating restaurants).

Note: ALL Tickets must be purchased in advance online. All ticket sales are final. No exchanges or refunds; however you are welcome to transfer the ticket to another person for the same event if you notify us at least 48 hours in advance with name (s) of who will be attending in your place. Participating restaurants subject to change. Event produced by CMI Chat Media Inc. This is an all ages event.

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