Anh and Chi’s Warming Winter Punch Is Literally on Fire, and You Need to Try It

By Talia Kleinplatz | Scout Magazine   Read the source article here Punch season is upon us, folks! Our winter gatherings are made all the more festive with a bowl loaded with spirits, fruit, sugar and tea to be shared in good company. Lucky for us, Main Street’s award-winning Vietnamese restaurant, Anh and Chi, always features a seasonally rotating punch on their drinks menu. This year, the winter recipe is filled with rum-friendly warming spices — perfect for dark days like these. Aged rum, pineapple, passion fruit, cinnamon, five spice dram, citrus and tea are combined in a teapot and topped with flaming...

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One of Vancouver’s Best Vietnamese Restaurants Gets Its Story Told in New Short Film

Scout Magazine | By Talia Kleinplatz Feb 14, 2018 The story of Mount Pleasant’s gorgeous, always bustling Vietnamese restaurant Anh and Chi is well and succinctly told in this engrossing Storyhive short. Read the source article here.

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Vancouver CityGuide: Main Street

Dogs on leashes, murals on brick walls and tattooed dads on skateboards—this must be Main Street. By Vancouver Magazine | Aug 16, 2018 Forget to BYO growler? No worries, the north end of Main (a.k.a. Mount Pleasant) is lousy with craft breweries (but it’s Brassneck that creates our favourite illustrated refillable collectables). The condo developments have arrived and so have the crowds (open patio spots are as hard to find as rental vacancies), and we’ve lost an iconic storefront or two—RIP Hot Art Wet City—but what remains is a rich East Van hub (vintage shopping, parks, farm-to-table restaurants, boutique coffee shops) that hasn’t...

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Vancouver Vietnamese restaurant Anh and Chi has a crack at having the country's best bathrooms

Anh and Chi has earned plenty of loyal diners for its fresh take on pho and other Vietnamese fare. Now, it’s earning a different kind of praise: the restaurant is one of five finalists in the 2018 Canada’s Best Restroom contest. The competition is held by Cintas Canada, Ltd., a company that provides workplace products ranging from uniforms to restroom supplies. The competition aims to shine a spotlight on public washrooms across the country “that go above and beyond to provide unique and clean facilities for guests”, according to a release. “Anh and Chi’s gender-neutral washroom transports guests to a tropical rainforest with its...

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Main Street’s Anh and Chi Welcomes Summer With New Patio

Vancouver, BC | Anh and Chi welcomes summer with its crushworthy patio. The hip and vibrant space at 3388 Main Street serves authentic Vietnamese cuisine and tasteful cocktails. Anh and Chi is considered one of the most beautifully designed restaurants by Grey Magazine and Canada’s 100best.com. On their patio you will find romantic string lighting, warm heat lamps and a fire pit where you can enjoy famous cocktails like the bold and beautiful Old Asian Lady or the light and refreshing Ky Lan Sour. New Bar Manager Vanessa Coupar has released a new summer drink menu, so come on down! The restaurant is...

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Anh and Chi’s Vanessa Coupar Does The Dishes

The Dishes is a new Scout column that asks Vancouverites to walk us through a map of their ideal day and night on the town. We’re talking breakfast, lunch, happy hour, dinner and late night cocktails. Tax and tip included. Today we get the goods from local bartender Vanessa Coupar, an Ontario import who toiled at such award-winning establishments as Uva Wine & Cocktail Bar and el Santo before becoming the Bar Manager at Main Street’s acclaimed Anh and Chi restaurant. Now we’re hungry again. What’s for lunch? I find myself eating lunch at Anh and Chi, even when I’m not...

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