With so many different places to find all sorts of culinary delights in Gastown, you need never tire of what’s on the table.

There are the classics – the perfect standard dishes that have us coming back for more, and there are the wild and wonderful creations – those delectable imaginings chefs dream of in the middle of the night, once visions, now realities, appearing out of the busy kitchens in Gastown.

Here are a few deliciously interesting appetizers. Try one or two, or go on an appy crawl with a group of friends.

Wherever you end up, know this: Gastown loves diversity and we are happy to serve up a good portion of the stuff.


Like an early springtime garden. The Tasting Menu’s third course of onsen egg with mushrooms, homemade bacon, and truffle.