Franklin’s guidebook for Visitors to Vancouver

Franklin
Franklin’s guidebook for Visitors to Vancouver

Food scene

Hello Nori is a unique dining experience with rolls made in front of you one at a time with warm rice to be consumed immediately while the seaweed (Nori) stays crispy. It's also one of the rare places that serves real wasabi.
Hello Nori
1165 Robson Street
Hello Nori is a unique dining experience with rolls made in front of you one at a time with warm rice to be consumed immediately while the seaweed (Nori) stays crispy. It's also one of the rare places that serves real wasabi.
Authentic Italian Pizzas - hand stretched stone baked dough.
11 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Ragazzi Pizza Co
2996 E 22nd Ave
11 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Authentic Italian Pizzas - hand stretched stone baked dough.
Great Fast Food burgers, fresh not frozen beef. Unique items include baked potatoes and "Frosty's" (cross between milk shake and soft serve ice cream in a cup).
Wendy's
3698 Grandview Hwy
Great Fast Food burgers, fresh not frozen beef. Unique items include baked potatoes and "Frosty's" (cross between milk shake and soft serve ice cream in a cup).
Good greek food at reasonable prices. If you like Pizza loaded with toppings, get their 10 Rich Toppings Pizza! Their Hummus is amazing too!
Argo Greek Cuisine Pizza & Pasta
3790 Canada Way
Good greek food at reasonable prices. If you like Pizza loaded with toppings, get their 10 Rich Toppings Pizza! Their Hummus is amazing too!
Good neighborhood place for sushi.
Takara Sushi
3726 Canada Way
Good neighborhood place for sushi.
Amazing Indian Food. Be adventurous and try something you haven't heard of before!
Saffron Indian Cuisine
4300 Kingsway
Amazing Indian Food. Be adventurous and try something you haven't heard of before!
Starbucks coffee
Starbucks
2840 Bentall St
Starbucks coffee
Familiar Vietnamese eats such as pho, rice & noodle dishes & specialty drinks. But also serving specialty dishes from all over Vietnam. We've tried several of their non-pho dishes, all amazing!
Mui Ngo Gai Restaurant
2052 Kingsway
Familiar Vietnamese eats such as pho, rice & noodle dishes & specialty drinks. But also serving specialty dishes from all over Vietnam. We've tried several of their non-pho dishes, all amazing!
Malaysian Food without having to travel far. It's now called Kopitiam Malaysia, but Airbnb won't let me change the name.
9 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Kopitiam Malaysia
9 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Malaysian Food without having to travel far. It's now called Kopitiam Malaysia, but Airbnb won't let me change the name.
We usually get delivery from here.
Papa John's Pizza
We usually get delivery from here.
Caramelized Brown Sugar signature drink Boba and complete cultural experience is one-of-a-kind and something other bubble tea shops don't offer.
Xing Fu Tang 幸福堂 Burnaby South
6271 Kingsway
Caramelized Brown Sugar signature drink Boba and complete cultural experience is one-of-a-kind and something other bubble tea shops don't offer.
Good Taiwanese Food that's not too far.
No. 1 Beef Noodle
4741 Willingdon Ave
Good Taiwanese Food that's not too far.

Shopping

Newly renovated with beautiful spaces both indoors and out.
42 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Brentwood Town Centre
4567 Lougheed Hwy
42 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Newly renovated with beautiful spaces both indoors and out.
Largest Mall in BC!
128 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Metropolis at Metrotown
4700 Kingsway
128 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Largest Mall in BC!
High End shops, frequented by celebrities when they're in town.
73 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Robson Street
73 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
High End shops, frequented by celebrities when they're in town.

Grocery Store

Good prices and wide selection of everyday groceries.
36 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Real Canadian Superstore
3185 Grandview Hwy
36 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Good prices and wide selection of everyday groceries.
Higher end grocery store.
Save-On-Foods
2880 Bentall St
Higher end grocery store.
Asian grocery store, large selection of asian snacks, bakery, also has selection of cooked and ready-to-eat meals.
6 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
T&T Supermarket
2206 Kingsway
6 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Asian grocery store, large selection of asian snacks, bakery, also has selection of cooked and ready-to-eat meals.
Grocery and household goods.
Walmart - Grandview Supercentre
2416 Long Lake Rd
Grocery and household goods.

Sightseeing

Take one of the water taxis from around Science world for additional sightseeing adventure to Granville Island. Home of popular Granville Island Public Market, restaurants, artisan shops, kids market, brewery and more!
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Granville Island
474 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Take one of the water taxis from around Science world for additional sightseeing adventure to Granville Island. Home of popular Granville Island Public Market, restaurants, artisan shops, kids market, brewery and more!
Great waterfront views, bike and walking paths, kids playground, and Science World itself.
428 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Science World
1455 Quebec St
428 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Great waterfront views, bike and walking paths, kids playground, and Science World itself.
Good easy hiking trails for beginner to moderate hikes. The little know Free suspension bridge is here.
206 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
3690 Park Rd
206 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Good easy hiking trails for beginner to moderate hikes. The little know Free suspension bridge is here.
If you're a hiker (hike is steep, not for beginners!), take the Grouse Grind trail up to the top (Free). Otherwise take the gondola to the top for great views. In Winter, it's also a ski hill.
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Grouse Mountain
84 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
If you're a hiker (hike is steep, not for beginners!), take the Grouse Grind trail up to the top (Free). Otherwise take the gondola to the top for great views. In Winter, it's also a ski hill.
Great waterfront boardwalk with views, nearby restaurants. Take the Seabus (only 15 min. 1-way) and get a mini-cruise from downtown Waterfront Station.
184 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Lonsdale Quay Market
123 Carrie Cates Ct
184 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Great waterfront boardwalk with views, nearby restaurants. Take the Seabus (only 15 min. 1-way) and get a mini-cruise from downtown Waterfront Station.
Walk or bike around the seawall for great water views. Other attractions inside include the Vancouver Aquarium, the Mini-train ride, Totem poles, beaches, rose garden, horse and carriage ride.
1280 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Stanley Park
1280 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Walk or bike around the seawall for great water views. Other attractions inside include the Vancouver Aquarium, the Mini-train ride, Totem poles, beaches, rose garden, horse and carriage ride.

Activities

Amusement Park in the city. Carnival rides, games, and roller coasters.
94 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Playland at the PNE
2901 E Hastings St
94 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Amusement Park in the city. Carnival rides, games, and roller coasters.
Local community centre with pool for swimming.
7 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Renfrew Park Community Centre
2929 E 22nd Ave
7 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Local community centre with pool for swimming.
Night clubs, fast eats, and curios.
8 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Granville Street Entertainment District
700 - 1300 Granville St
8 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Night clubs, fast eats, and curios.

Neighbourhoods

Also known as "Little Italy", you'll find many restaurants (many Italian) and an "artsy" vibe to the neighourhood.
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Commercial Drive
90 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Also known as "Little Italy", you'll find many restaurants (many Italian) and an "artsy" vibe to the neighourhood.
Historic downtown Vancouver with cobblestone roads, heritage architecture, full of shops and restaurants.
535 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Gastown
535 lokal ang nagrerekomenda
Historic downtown Vancouver with cobblestone roads, heritage architecture, full of shops and restaurants.

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1463 Kingsway
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