10 most beautiful Vancouver restaurants

Vancouver has no shortage of great restaurants with drool-worthy décor that are a cut above the rest. From elegant to eclectic, check out these 10 restaurants that are a feast for the stomach and the eyes. dailyhive.com | Alice Chen | November 15, 2016 Read the Original Article Here   Photo by Jess Fleming/Daily Hive   A departure from traditional Vietnamese décor, Anh and Chi features bright white walls with warm wood furniture. The marriage between traditional and modern can be found both in the cuisine: authentic Vietnamese dishes with innovative cocktails, and the décor: minimalistic colours and lighting infused with traditional touches...

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New generation Vietnamese restaurant Anh and Chi remembers its roots

Life can turn on a dime, swiftly and without mercy. vancouversun.com | Mia Stainsby | August 24, 2016 Read the Original Article Here That is what happened to the Nguyen family six years ago when Hoang Nguyen died. He was the heart of Pho Hoang, a longtime Vietnamese fixture on Main Street that opened in 1994. He was 54. His wife Ly continued cooking, as she had done ever since they arrived as refugees in 1983. Son Vincent was in Australia in his second year of medical school when his father died. “I couldn’t stay away,” he says. “Mom was...

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Anh and Chi Serves Modernized Vietnamese Cuisine

Anh and Chi is a contemporary take on traditional Vietnamese cuisine that will have you pho-get all about your favourite go-to dishes. vitadaily.ca | By Miranda Sam We recommend starting off with the Xich Lo (think classic Sidecar cocktail recipe with a kefir lime sugar rim), nibbling on some light and crispy spring rolls, then working your way up to the red snapper (a delicious choice not commonly found on most Vietnamese menus). Sibling co-owner Amelie Ngyuen says the heart of the restaurant is all about health and happiness: they offer environmentally friendly Oceanwise seafood, use local ingredients from green...

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Neighbourhood Eats Video

Erin Ireland Visits Mount Pleasant for Food Network Canada foodnetwork.ca | Erin Ireland | August 12, 2016 Click here to watch the video Anh and Chi starts at 4:45 mins.

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Anh and Chi Honour thy father

Flickering from the ends of each table at Anh and Chi are green glass lanterns, casting a homey glow over the bustling restaurant. Montecristo | By Keagan Perlette Read the Original Article Here The lamps are just one of the meaningful details chosen by owners Amelie and Vincent Nguyen that recall the legacy of their father, who ran Pho Hoang Vietnamese Restaurant—Anh + Chi’s predecessor at the windowed space at the corner of Main and 18th. “We found this box and in it was these lanterns,” remembers Amelie. “My parents bought them 20 years ago in Vietnam. It’s just a...

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Anh and Chi just reinvented Vietnamese restaurant scene

Anh and Chi, a new upscale restaurant that opened in April – and a breath of fresh air in a city more used to no-frills pho shops….with a planned patio expansion this summer, it could be just the beginning of a great new era for the decades-old Vietnamese restaurant. Willem Thomas | vanmag.com | June 16, 2016 Read the Original Article Here Main Street Vietnamese staple Pho Hoang has been reborn in glorious fashion Amelie and Vincent Nguyen want to reinvent Vancouver’s Vietnamese dining scene. And the siblings, children of Vietnamese immigrants who fled the chaos of post-war Vietnam, are doing just that with...

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