Vancouver is a Canadian City located on the Western Pacific Coast of the country. It is one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world with such peoples as the First Nations, Spaniards, Irish, Americans, Mexicans, Indians, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese and French being city residents. With all this civilizations comes diverse cooking techniques which make Vancouver Canada's Gastronomy center. Check out the following beach front restaurants and see that you will concur with me on this fact.
1. Five Sails
This is an award winning restaurant with scenic views of the Pacific Ocean. What's not to give if you can watch massive cruise ships glide out of the harbor as you dine on the best roasted Fraser Valley pheasant and warm, glazed Kusshi oysters in the northern hemisphere?
As the name suggests, this island is located by the dock where Granville Island faces the city. Guests are treated to the panoramic views of cityscape of Yaletown, False Creek and the Mountains on the North shore.
All the gourmet diners know that the best Canadian cuisines are served at this restaurant. It is located on Granville Island, next to Granville Island Public Market. Its menu consists of freshly cut meat and vegetables. Guests get to see the Granville Street Bridge that overpasses the False Creek on to connect Granville to Downtown Vancouver.
4. Sandbar Seafood Restaurant
This is another restaurant located on Granville Island. for that delectable seafood meal, visit Sandbar and you will never regret it. As a bonus, you will get to see the sweeping views of the False Creek and the Vancouver Downtown skyline.
5. The Galley Patio and Grill
How do Burgers, nachos, and some salad options sound to you? American, right? Indeed this restaurant is as American as any restaurant can get. Here you get to feel like you are in a downtown eatery in any of the US' cities. That's not all, You also get to breathe the fresh air from the high seas as you enjoy your meal.
Vancouver is a 'must visit, must dine' city in Canada. Bypass Vancouver only if you are not interested in sampling the authentic Canada. It is the one place that really defines Canada's Gastronomy, culture and tourism.