Best New Vancouver Restaurants

(April 01, 2012 )

The 15th annual Golden Plate Awards, has Georgia Straight staff members calling 100 local restaurants, chefs, and managers to name the best Vancouver has to offer.  This year, the best 3 new restaurants are:

1.  Hawksworth Restaurant.   801 West Georgia Street.  604-673-7000.  David Hawksworth's contemporary cuisine served in a sophisticated space in the Rosewood Hotel Georgia.

2.  Ensemble Restaurant & Bar.  850 Thurlow Street.  604-569-1770.  French-inspired dishes made with local ingredients, created by Top Chef Canada winner Dale Mackay.

3.  Nicli Antica Pizzeria.  62 East Cordova.  604-669-6985.  Authentic Neapolitan thin-crust pizzas baked in a wood-fired oven. Top-quality ingredients improted from Italy.

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