Popular Mexican Dishes You Didn’t Know About (Yet)

Mexican Food Vancouver

When your friends suggest, “Let’s go for Mexican!” there’s a good chance that they’re referring to the usual suspects – Mexican street food such as tacos, quesadillas, enchiladas, burritos and so forth. And while those are always solid choices, sticking to that regime can rob you of the chance to try some amazing Mexican dishes and delicacies that are very popular south of the border, but not so much here (yet).

Today, Salsa & Agave is here to wet your appetite while ramping up your knowledge of these Mexican classics and specialties. Not only will it expand your culinary horizons, you’ll be able towrope some knowledge on your pals the next time they suggest going out for Mexican.

5 Mexican Classics and Specialities That Vancouver Foodies Need to Try

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Your Rainy Day (Escape) Restaurant in Downtown Vancouver

Rainy Day Restaurant Vancouver

It doesn’t matter what time of the year you have come across this article. Chances are, you’re looking for solace from the rain. It is Vancouver BC after all. While its persistence is to thank for the lush green scenery that we find at nearly every turn, it does have us spending more time indoors than we may prefer. So why not make the best of it?

The climate is a big part of what has made the dining scene so big in the city. It provides the escape we need when precipitation weighs on heavy on our souls. With so many restaurants to choose from, how are you to know which will best serve this need to getaway from those rainy days? Look no further than our Yaletown hotspot. Let’s find out why.

5 Reasons Why Salsa & Agave is the Ultimate Eatery for Escaping Another Rainy Day in Downtown Vancouver

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Love Avocado? Here Are 3 Must Try Avocado Dishes in Vancouver

Avocado Vancouver

Avocado is one of the healthiest fruits (not a vegetable) around. Known for being high in healthy fats (monounsaturated fatty acids), this tasty and creamy green vessel is also ripe with Vitamin B, C, E, K, folate, and fiber. It is even higher in potassium than a banana.  Avocados are good for the heart, eyes, joints, and all-around health. That’s why it is a key ingredient in this list of healthy meals in Yaletown Vancouver. But let’s get one thing straight. For all of the tremendous health benefits of adding avocado to your diet, one of the biggest selling points is that it simply tastes GREAT! That’s why VanCity diners (and visitors) are on the hunt for a restaurant that serves dishes where avocado is an important ingredient. And so, you’ve come to the right place.

Three Salsa & Agave Dishes that Fans of the Avocado will Love

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Valentine’s Day Dinner Vancouver – Go Mexican in Yaletown this February

Mexican Valentines Day Dinner in Yaletown Vancouver BC

Valentine’s Day is almost here and with it coinciding with BC’s Family Day we have a long weekend of love ahead of us all. But even if you happen to find this article when the affair has passed, Salsa & Agave asks you to celebrate el amor all month long. That’s why we have decided to extend our Valentine’s Day feast throughout all 28 days of February.

Without further adieu, let’s take a look at why you and your loved one/s should come on down to Yaletown in downtown Vancouver for a feast fit for Cupid himself.

5 Reasons Why You Should Celebrate Valentine’s Day (all month long) at Our Mexican Restaurant

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Why a Mexican Restaurant with a Patio is So Important to Vancouver

Mexican Restaurant with a Patio

The patio dining culture in Vancouver BC is a big deal. You see, it rains a lot here. And while this climate keeps the region beautifully green, it can impede upon our quality of life. So, when the sun shines (or it is simply not raining) the public drops everything and heads for the nearest patio for lunch, dinner, drinks, and all around hijinks. We can guarantee that workplace sick days in the city coincide with sunny days, upper-management included.

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