Unless otherwise indicated, the options below apply to lunch only:
(Updated Nov 24, 2010)
* My favourite lunch destination: Relish
* My regular choices (in no particular order): Zambri's, Devour (honorary mention to Daidoco, Bon Rouge, Pho Vy, Zen Sushi)
* Best deal in town: Relish (honorary mention to Bon Rouge lunch specials).
* My favourite dinner destinations: Brasserie L'Ecole, Ulla (honorary mention to Brio and Stage)
* Favourite coffee destinations: Street Level, Habit (both locations).
By section of the city:
* Empress area: Daidoco, Bon Rouge, Ebizo.
* Oak Bay and Fort: Mutsuki-An, Baan Thai.
* Cook St and Pandora: Little Thai
* Fort St and Blanshard: Pho Vy, Baan Thai, Pink Bicycle
* Fort St and Vancouver: Sen Zushi
* Government and Yates: Ill Terrazo
* South of the Inner Harbour: Aura.
By type of food
* Best Thai in town: Baan Thai, Downtown
* Best Mexican: Hernandez (honorary mention to Puerto Vallarta Amigos)
* Best Japanese: Ebizo and Zen Sushi
* Best burger: Aura.
* Most promising restaurants I haven't visited: Lure