When we say October is dining month in Vancouver, we mean more than just food. It’s an event of culinary delights, rich flavors, and unique experiences. So, get ready for a guided (virtual) tour through Dine the Couve, with the area’s best restaurants that will have you and your taste buds ready to dig in!
The Who, What, When, and Where
For the entire month of October, original Clark County, WA restaurants serve up special 3 for $20 and 3 for $30 menus. Check out the menus online and download your mobile Restaurant Pass to start planning your stops today. Order from five Dine the Couve menus and enter the restaurants’ unique pin numbers into your pass, throughout the month of October to be eligible to win a $100 gift card to the participating restaurant of your choice! Follow Visit Vancouver USA social media to stay up to date on the latest #DineTheCouve news and contests.
QUICK AND CASUAL
For a fresh start to the day or an afternoon boost hit Be Well Juice Bar for a smoothie, refreshing acai bowl, or juice. With an amazing dining room, Say Ciao! Columbia River Tap Room & Eatery features an entrée, side, dessert combination for those indecisive eaters. For a quick spot to warm you up, check out Slow Fox Chili for a three-dish combo complete with a chocolate toffee chip cookie. Or find MADdogs offering flavors like chili cheese MADtots, natural burgers, and gourmet hot dogs. For an international taste, you can’t go wrong with some pork potstickers and kaopoon nam gai spicy sausage from NOM NOM Restaurant & Grill. Lastly, for a seasonally inspired menu find C'est La Vie serving up an autumn salad or tomato basil bisque, choice of tartine, and crepe or coffee.
CRAFT BEER DELIGHTS
If it’s brews you’re looking for then these next spots are for you! Trusty Brewing Co. offers up a hardy combination paired with a couple of pints of their craft beer. Down the way at Heathen Brewing Feral Public House and Mav's Taphouse, enjoy exceptional tap lists balanced with wonderful freshly prepared dishes. Taco Spaceship teams up with Fortside Brewing to highlight delicious fusion creations that pair perfectly with craft brews. For a flight option head to Locust Cider & Brewing or order a growler and dish to go. Final Draft Taphouse offers a fresh brew and flatbread option with a welcoming place to gather with friends. Mosey over to Loowit Brewing Company for not only great brewed beer but great food to pair. For a classic combo, stop by Ghost Runners Brewery featuring delicious pizza or sandwiches corresponding with your choice of brew. Head to Mt. Tabor Brewing - The Pub for classic Northwest-style cuisine with everything made locally and enjoyed locally.
Looking for some laid-back vibes with top-notch food? We have you covered! Try Auto's Pub for some classic burgers and side options. For a relaxing glass of feature wine and gorgonzola cheesecake, Farrar's Bistro is the place. Hidden House Market features a variety of choices from crisp ciders, loaded sandwiches, to rich creamy desserts. If the outing calls for pizza, Rally Pizza, Heavy Metal Pizza & Brewing Co., and Juliano's Pizzeria all offer combos pairing effortlessly with their unique pies. Head toward east Vancouver to Grady's Public House for some European traditional pub fare. Then end the night downtown at Vancouver’s very own speakeasy, UnderBar, with a combo served alongside one of their creative signature cocktails.
WINE AND DINE
Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or simply looking to wine and dine, try these posh places. Stop by The Sedgwick for an upscale lounge atmosphere, serving worldly small plates paired with classic craft cocktails. Find Uptown Barrel Room, and choose from a classic beverage paired with loaded fries, steak bites, or fondue for an elevated pub experience. Thrill the senses at Grays Restaurant with a classic salad to a savory grilled entrée and finish off with a choice of delectable dessert. For the waterfront views, Barlows Public House features a southern-style menu complete with whiskey steak bites, crispy crab cakes, and beignets. Pour a flight at Brian Carter Cellars Tasting Room & Wine Bar paired with a charcuterie or flatbread perfect for sharing. Head to Kafiex Roasters Gastro Café for a pairing of signature cocktails and flatbread pizza, with a spiced apple dessert fitting for fall. Find a plethora of flavors at Beaches Restaurant & Bar from taquitos and crab mac & cheese to seasonal pana cotta, and more! Enjoy a range of perfect date night options at Hudson's Bar & Grill, from Dark Horse Chardonnay to Fiocchi pasta.