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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Indie Cinema
“One of the last great independent theatres in Vancouver. This place always shows great movies and has amazing popcorn to boot.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Gym
“Lots of drop in classes, gym, and the park itself where its located has free tennis courts”
  • 13 locals recommend
Pub
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“Nice little neighbourhood pub that serves local beers and always has something on special.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Cosmetics Shop
“Drug store, all kinds of basic needs can be met there, plus they have food as well (that is better priced than a convenience store).”
  • 9 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Traditional East Indian cuisine in an elegant relaxed atmosphere, Handi is a popular Dunbar restaurant. Online ordering available for take-out. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Monday 5:30 AM to 9:00 PM Tuesday 5:30 AM to 9:00 PM Wednesday 5:30 AM to 9:00 PM Thursday 5:30 AM to 9:00 PM Friday 5:30 AM to 9:30 PM Saturday 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM Sunday 6:00 AM to 8:30 PM ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Government-run liquor store. These are generally the cheapest places to get a bottle of wine, or some local craft beer.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Casual fine dining with a Tuscan atmosphere, La Notte is a popular neighbourhood restaurant with a wide variety of pasta selections and veal specialties.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
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“Because Tim's is truly Canadian. Try their soup and sandwich combos or their maple donuts....”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Awesome pizza and great Indian food. The butter chicken is amazing. Pizzas are substantial. Delivery is available.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“An incredibly diverse collection of local alcohols. Come here to try the latest and greatest in craft beers or import wines.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
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“Local coffee shop with a large kids play area and great coffees and snacks. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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  • 6 locals recommend
Route
  • 3 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“I've had take out from this place before. It's very reasonably priced and the food is great! ”
  • 4 locals recommend