Have you had a chance to explore urban Vancouver's newest restaurants and bars ?
Salsa & Agave, arguably the best most authentic Mexican available in the city, expanded their location on Pacific in Yaletown this year.
Hapa Izakaya, with it's unique spin on traditional Japanese continues to offer phenomenal service despite it's growth. Hapa blends casual Canada and young Tokyo. Enjoy the patio at the new location in Yaletown.
Pourhouse, a fantastic addition to the new mix of Gastown restaurants and bars. Try the Crispy Cheese (Grilled Cheese) with House Roasted Tomato Soup! Featuring live jazz on Sundays at 7pm.
Stay tuned for future restaurant postings, and check out 2009 Vancouver Restaurant Awards for further recommendations.