Architectural Institute of BC
Six great-value, building-themed walking tours, covering angles from art deco to ecclesiastical.
The city's main first-run cinema.
A charming downtown institution that's been packing them in for decades with its Formica counter tops, old-lady ambience and simple...
Lonely Planet review
Fiendishly well-hidden in an office building lobby between Yates and View Sts, this Mexican hole-in-the-wall is a local favorite. Vegetarian options abound but the huarache de pollo (thick tortilla with chicken) is legendary. Despite a recent expansion, there are never enough peak-time tables, so consider packing your butcher-paper parcel to Beacon Hill Park for a picnic. Cash only.