Commercial Drive is chock full of really interesting restaurants and cafes. Lots of different restaurants from different regions of the world. So this upcoming Tasting Plates should be a real treat for your taste buds. The details from Vancouver Foodster, your host for this event, are below. Enjoy.
Tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants and establishments in the Commercial Drive neighborhood. This tasting extravaganza goes from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster.
Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates and Tasting Cups for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants and a brewery throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants.
Visit our Tasting Plates site and view our past events, photos and more!
- Bring along a friend or two, your significant other, your family or come solo.
- A food networking dinner event connecting Vancouver’s vibrant food community.
- Visit each of the participating restaurants and establishments at your leisure by walking, transit, bike, moped, car, or carpooling.
Registration: Federico’s Supper Club – this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Cards and menus.
Special Musical Guest: Lesismore will perform live at Federico’s Supper Club (which is also our registration spot) starting at 6:30pm.
FEDERICO’S SUPPER CLUB
1728 Commercial Drive
Federico’s Supper Club is one of the best Italian restaurants Vancouver has to offer. Discover a combination of authentic Italian cuisine and welcoming hospitality, served up in an old school atmosphere complete with live music and dancing five nights a week.
Awarded Italy’s prestigious ‘Quality Seal Certification’, Opentable Diners’ Choice (2011-2015), and multiple Reader’s Choice Awards, guests are treated to fresh simple ingredients and dishes that are a reflection of old-world Italy with a contemporary twist. Located on The Drive in Vancouver’s ‘Little Italy’, there is something for everyone at Federico’s. A truly unique experience! Benvenuti a tutti!
1795 Commercial Drive
Cuisine: Italian Bakery
An award-winning-bakery with a reputation for making delicious treats. All of our recipes are original and all of our ingredients are fresh. As a result, we’ve created the best Italian pastries, breads, cookies, cupcakes, biscotti and cakes in town.
1938 Commercial Drive
Cuisine: Café & dessert
At Prado Café we’re about two simple things: crafting the perfect brew and creating a great atmosphere. We feature a constant rotation of specialty locally roasted 49th Parallel beans and quality baked goods, sandwiches, light snacks and sweets.
Strange Fellows Brewing
1345 Clark Drive
Cuisine: Craft Brewery
Strange Fellows is a craft brewery based in East Vancouver, where West Coast craftsmanship is inspired by the traditions of the Old World and the unique. Our beers go beyond the ordinary, and celebrate that which is strange. We encourage you to follow your passion, and stand out from the crowd. #KeepItStrange
1458 Commercial Drive
Cuisine: Juice Bar
More restaurants will be added and announced soon
Early-Bird Tickets: $29 per person before July 28, 2015
Advance Tickets: $40 per person after July 28, 2015
Regular Tickets $50 per person after August 10, 2015.
Note: Eventbrite fee and GST is extra on all tickets purchased online.
Ticket price includes tasting plates at each of the participating restaurants throughout the evening. (Beverages are included at some restaurants which will be noted, you are welcome to purchase wine, beer, cocktails or mocktails at each of the participating restaurants).
Note: ALL Tickets must be purchased in advance online. All ticket sales are final. No exchanges or refunds; however you are welcome to transfer the ticket to another person for the same event if you notify us in advance with name (s) of who will be attending in your place. Event produced by CMI Chat Media Inc. This is an all ages event.