The Argo Cafe is the best diner in Vancouver

One of the reasons that Vancouver can feel so stubbornly like a backwater — even after hosting a set of Olympic games, a World’s Fair, and two league-standard Stanley Cup riots, all within the space of less than thirty years — is that it has trouble being more than one thing at any one time. Think about other major North Atlantic cities and the ease with which they have been overlapping and even contradictory things to overlapping and even contradictory people.

In the early 1980s, New York City was simultaneously the cradle of hip hop culture; the centre of the

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The best restaurants in Salt Lake City’s Central Ninth neighborhood are Laziz Kitchen, Nohm and Vertical Diner

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Salt Lake City’s Central Ninth neighborhood encompasses just a few city blocks.

But don’t be fooled by its small footprint — at least where food is concerned — because it is packed with places to eat, drink and buy tempting morsels.

Nearly two dozen restaurants, bakeries, breweries and bars can be found in the neighborhood between Interstate 15 and West Temple and from 600 South to about 1000 South (Fayette Avenue).

And an urban market — and another restaurant and bar

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Williamsburg’s Best Vegan Restaurants: The Butcher’s Daughter, Bunna Cafe, Champs Diner, and More

Williamsburg does not lack destination-worthy restaurants, especially when it comes to all things trendy.  Currently en vogue: Plant-based eating. Whether you’re looking for Ethiopian dishes, Mexican tacos, or American comfort food, Williamsburg plenty of spots that span the globe, animal cruelty free. Here’s where to eat vegan breakfasts, lunches, and dinners in Williamsburg.

The Butcher’s Daughter

The Loaded Banana Bread at The Butcher’s Daughter.

The Butcher’s Daughter (271 Metropolitan Ave.) boasts an inviting space that is white and bright. It’s the type of spot that makes vegans and non-vegans alike linger over a meal. The menu is completely vegetarian with

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Blue Bonnet Cafe best hole-in-the-wall diner

Blue Bonnet Cafe in Marble Falls was named best hole-in-the-wall diner by Cheapism.com, a website advertising inexpensive, high-quality products and experiences. The recognition comes at the beginning of the restaurant’s busiest season. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Blue Bonnet Cafe in Marble Falls has been recognized as the best hole-in-the-wall diner in Texas by Cheapism.com, a website dedicated to advertising high-quality products and services at budget-conscious rates.

The local favorite has been featured by Cheapism.com before. It has been recognized on lists such as “Best All-Day Breakfast Spots

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The last day of business at Salt Lake City’s popular Blue Plate Diner will be May 4.

The site on the northeast corner of 2100 South and 2000 East will be redeveloped.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Yoon Kim-Butterfield, left, a regular to Blue Plate Diner with her sons Nikko and Koji, finds out for the first time that the restaurant will be closing from owner John Bouzek during a breakfast stop on Friday, March 12, 2021. In business for 20 years, a new development is going in on the corner that is forcing it to shut down.

The owners of Salt Lake City’s popular Blue Plate Diner say

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Blue Bonnet Cafe named the best ‘hole-in-the-wall’ diner in Texas

Looking for the best no-frills home cooking in all of Texas served with bottomless cups of coffee and maybe a salty server on the side?

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The beloved cafe was recently awarded the first place ranking in Texas when Cheapism compiled its list of The Best Hole-In-The-Wall Diners in Every State. That the Blue Bonnet was named the state’s superior all-day breakfast spot certainly comes at no surprise to its extremely loyal clientele, many of whom regularly wait in long lines on weekend mornings for a cozy booth or one of the coveted

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