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With its extensive, unique-for-Vancouver draft list of mostly Western US beers, this convivial new resto-bar taps into the popularity of...
Sun Sui Wah Seafood Restaurant
One of the best places in the city for dim-sum, this large, chatty Hong Kong–style joint has been a deserved local favorite for years....
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This ironic antidote to the digital age lures ink-stained locals with its journals, handmade pencil boxes and T-shirts printed with typewriter motifs. Check out the tiny under-the-stairs gallery showcasing zines from around the world, and don't miss the monthly Letter Writing Club (7pm, first Thursday of every month), where you can hammer on vintage typewriters, crafting erudite missives to your far-way loved one.
If you have time, make your own pin badge or just browse the racks of hyper-cool greetings cards mostly fashioned by the store's friendly, art-school-grad co-owners. One of Vancouver's most original stores, check out the little array of handmade self-published minibooks near the front window – where else can you read One Shrew Too Few and Secret Thoughts of a Plain Yellow House ?