The many different cultures in Vancouver bring a huge variety of exciting food options. Whether you are cooking at home or eating out, there is something for everyone.
UBC Food Services provides many great facilities directly on campus to satisfy your hunger. A full list of locations and opening hours for all restaurants and eateries is available online.
Additional restaurants are available in direct proximity of campus in the University Marketplace, such as several Sushi places, Chinese Restaurant, fast food and a food court in the lower level.
Granville market is open every day from 9 AM to 7 PM and offers fresh produce including seafood, meat, fruit and vegetables and baked goods. It has a large range of other stalls too.
Large supermarket chains
There are restaurants and cafés to suit every budget in Vancouver (including several on campus). Tourism Vancouver provides a good database of places to try.
Even the top restaurants in Vancouver can be within your budget at least once a year. Dine Out Vancouver is an annual event allowing food lovers to eat out at specially reduced prices.
It is customary to tip your food server or bartender. The usual rate is 15% of the price of the meal or drinks.
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