Best Hole-In-The-Wall

Call it a greasy spoon, a dive, a hidden gem or a hole-in-the-wall; these are the spots where comfort food and culture collide, to offer the very best in unpretentious dining and cheap eats—as voted by The Georgia Straight readers.

1st Hawkers Delight

4127 Main St.

Small spot serves pan-Asian street food.

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2nd The Narrow Lounge

1898 Main

Hip space dishes up drinks and small, shareable plates.

2nd Bon's Off Broadway

2451 Nanaimo St.

While the rest of Vancouver morphs into the new Dubai, Bon’s Off Broadway is there to remind us of saner if less sanitary times.


3rd Jackalopes Neighbourhood Dive

2257 E. Hastings St.

It's billed as offering beer, food, and metal. The drinks come with names like Powerslave, Iron Fist, and Ancient Dreams. They... MORE


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