5 Vancouver Restaurants Serving Canadian Thanksgiving Dinner

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Turkey Dinner | Courtesy of Market by Jean-Georges

Whether you’re a visitor to Vancouver or just want to skip out on the prep (not to mention dishes) of cooking this year, here are 5 downtown restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner in style. Click on the restaurant name to reserve your table now. Continue reading:
5 Vancouver Restaurants Serving Canadian Thanksgiving Dinner

4 Vancouver spa treatments that will soothe your body and soles

4 Vancouver spa treatments that will soothe your body and soles

Image courtesy of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

Frequent-flyers: Do you love travelling, but hate jet-lag? We hear you!

With so much to see and do in our fabulous city, we want you to be able to experience it all — without the unwanted effects of jet-lag.

These 4 superb spa treatments are guaranteed to rejuvenate tired travellers, melt away stress, and relieve feet and body aches. Continue reading:
4 Vancouver spa treatments that will soothe your body and soles

Concierge Spotlight: Stéphane Mouttet, Chef Concierge at the Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

Stéphane Mouttet; Image courtesy of the Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

Who knows what’s happening in a city better than a hotel concierge? As the point of contact for hotel guests seeking information or assistance during their stay, they need to be extremely knowledgeable about a great number of things, from where to eat to what is the current hottest play to see to where to get a fabulous blowout. It’s a tough, but rewarding job.

Each month, Inside Vancouver will get to know one of Vancouver’s top concierges, by putting six questions to them. This month, we interview Stéphane Mouttet, Chef Concierge at the award-winning Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver — a 119-room luxury boutique hotel that is strategically located in Vancouver’s vibrant city centre. It occupies the first fifteen floors of a 61-storey landmark building, which is currently the tallest in the city.
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Concierge Spotlight: Stéphane Mouttet, Chef Concierge at the Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

Vancouver’s Shangri-La Hotel to Showcase the Art of Kung Fu Tea

Vancouver's Shangri-La Hotel to Showcase the Art of Kung Fu Tea

Che Huadong at the Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver; Image courtesy of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts

The award-winning luxury hotel, Shangri-La, Vancouver, is adding something quite special to their renowned afternoon tea, to celebrate Chinese New Year: Kung Fu tea. Continue reading:
Vancouver’s Shangri-La Hotel to Showcase the Art of Kung Fu Tea

Posh movie night returns to Market by Jean-Georges

The elegant dining room at MARKET by Jean-Georges Vancouver.

The elegant dining room at MARKET by Jean-Georges Vancouver.

Should George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin ever find themselves in Vancouver with an urge to go see a movie, here’s an option fit for Hollywood royalty. Movies at MARKET by Jean-Georges is back, and it’s no ordinary trip to the multiplex.

The event series, which premiered as Film FEAST during last winter’s Dine OutTM Vancouver Festival, combines a screening in the plush private theatre of the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver with an elegant meal at MARKET by Jean-Georges restaurant–the first restaurant in Canada for the three-star Michelin chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.

After a hiatus for the glorious summer, the series resumes twice monthly through December starting this Friday and Saturday (October 2 and 3). The evening involves plush leather seats, sparkling wine, gourmet popcorn, and four courses prepared by a top Vancouver chef …oh, and a motion picture, of course.

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Posh movie night returns to Market by Jean-Georges