It’s not hard to find great food, wine, service and ambience in Vancouver restaurants. Putting them all together under one roof may require a longer search. You walk into an amazing room, but the staff is less than attentive. Or the food disappoints, with no effort put into the beverage menu at all. You can take the guesswork out of the equation with my list of select dining restaurants. These are real reviews. I have dined at all of these establishments (often many times) and a great many more that didn’t make the list. I am looking for culinary creations that are pure, original and delicious, paired with a balanced, captivating wine and beverage list. You can’t have one without the other. Try one of these restaurants, and if you have a positive experience you should likely try them all. They hit the mark, in every way. We begin in Vancouver, but you will soon see lists from many of the great food cities of the world, again, all visited by me personally. Let the adventure begin.