Food & Dining

A new Pizza Hut location is opening soon in west Abbotsford. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Pizza Hut coming soon to west Abbotsford

New location set to open at Mount Lehman Crossing complex

 

People enjoy restaurant patios in Montreal as Quebec begins easing its COVID-19 restrictions on Friday, May 28, 2021. Restaurants and bars across Canada are hoping this holiday season, the third since COVID-19 began, could finally spell recovery for the debt-laden sector. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Restaurants hope for holiday boom, but looming recession causes concern

Elevated inflation, potential recession have some worried their new normal won’t pay the bills

 

Campbell River Chef Jade Berg stars in the new series Chefs Vs. Wild, which was filmed on Vancouver Island. Photo courtesy Hulu

‘‘Embracing the suck’: B.C. chef takes on the wild for Disney+ series

Four nights trying to make a 5-star dinner in the woods an eye-opener for chef Jade Berg

 

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Trick or Treat with Tim Hortons

The new bucket is now available for a limited time at participating…

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A food delivery person wears a face mask as they walk away from a downtown Vancouver restaurant with a pick-up on Dec. 3, 2020. The B.C. government is aiming to cap food delivery fees in the province permanently. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marissa Tiel

B.C. plans to make cap on food delivery fees permanent

Cap would limit delivery companies from charging restaurants more than 20%

A food delivery person wears a face mask as they walk away from a downtown Vancouver restaurant with a pick-up on Dec. 3, 2020. The B.C. government is aiming to cap food delivery fees in the province permanently. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marissa Tiel
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Biden suggests nutrition labels on front of food products to improve health

On Sept. 27, the White House announced that the FDA will look…

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FDA admits delays in response, to baby formula shortage

The 10-page report cites several aspects of the agency’s response. including poor…

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Two Carl’s Jr. locations in Abbotsford will now be transforming into Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes establishments. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes opening soon in Abbotsford

Carl’s Jr. locations set to transform into emerging Maryland brand

Two Carl’s Jr. locations in Abbotsford will now be transforming into Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes establishments. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Chutneys Indian Grill is coming soon to Abbotsford. (Twitter photo)

Chutneys Indian Grill opening soon in Abbotsford

New Indian fast casual restaurant coming to Clearbrook Town Square

Chutneys Indian Grill is coming soon to Abbotsford. (Twitter photo)
A second Mary Brown’s Chicken location is set to open on South Fraser Way. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Second Mary Brown’s Chicken coming to Abbotsford, moving into former TacoTime space

TacoTime had operated on South Fraser Way since the 1980s

A second Mary Brown’s Chicken location is set to open on South Fraser Way. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Restaurants and craft beer, wine and spirit makers around Abbotsford will be featuring new menu items throughout the Taste of Abby Fall Food Festival! Find a full list of events and participating businesses at tasteofabby.ca. ROBYN BESSENGER Photo

New fall food festival celebrates Abbotsford’s bounty!

Taste of Abby runs Sept. 9 to 18, with fun culinary events and a deep dive into our agriculture

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Restaurants and craft beer, wine and spirit makers around Abbotsford will be featuring new menu items throughout the Taste of Abby Fall Food Festival! Find a full list of events and participating businesses at tasteofabby.ca. ROBYN BESSENGER Photo
The Table Bistro is a new dining option that has arrived in Abbotsford this summer. (Instagram photo)

The Table Bistro opens in Abbotsford

New establishment at Mahogany at Mill Lake offers new patio and dining experience

The Table Bistro is a new dining option that has arrived in Abbotsford this summer. (Instagram photo)
Chicago’s Pizza Twist is opening soon at Central Park Village on Gladwin Road. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Chicago’s Pizza Twist opening soon in Abbotsford

New pizza franchise coming soon to Central Park Village on Gladwin Road

Chicago’s Pizza Twist is opening soon at Central Park Village on Gladwin Road. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
BellaBot joined the Smitty’s in Kelowna May 2022 to help staff in seating patrons and shuttling plates (Brittany Webster/Capital News)

VIDEO: The future is now: B.C. restaurant employs robot server to boost business

BellaBot likes scratches behind the ears, singing Happy Birthday, and helping out wait staff

BellaBot joined the Smitty’s in Kelowna May 2022 to help staff in seating patrons and shuttling plates (Brittany Webster/Capital News)
The Old Yale Brewing location in Abbotsford is set to open on Laurel Street this winter. (Submitted)

Old Yale Brewing reveals Abbotsford location plans

New 10,000-square-foot establishment opening in downtown Abbotsford this winter

The Old Yale Brewing location in Abbotsford is set to open on Laurel Street this winter. (Submitted)
Abbotsford McDonald’s team members celebrate the grand re-opening of the location at 32983 South Fraser Way. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Abbotsford McDonald’s hosts grand re-opening

Oldest location in Abbotsford receives interior makeover

Abbotsford McDonald’s team members celebrate the grand re-opening of the location at 32983 South Fraser Way. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The new Baron’s Bistro in Abbotsford has a grand re-opening set for Friday (Feb. 25). (Submitted)

Baron’s Bistro set for Abbotsford grand re-opening

Longtime restaurant located near YXX rebranded earlier this year under new ownership

The new Baron’s Bistro in Abbotsford has a grand re-opening set for Friday (Feb. 25). (Submitted)
Nanaimo top the lists for most polite city and best tippers in Canada in Uber Eats’ third annual ‘Cravings Report.’ (Uber Eats photo)

Canada’s best tippers and most polite takeout customers found in one B.C. town

Uber Eats reports on driver experiences, picky eaters, popular dishes and more

Nanaimo top the lists for most polite city and best tippers in Canada in Uber Eats’ third annual ‘Cravings Report.’ (Uber Eats photo)
Fraser Valley Charcuterie recently launched out of Boardwalk Cafe on Essendene Avenue in Abbotsford.

Abbotsford charcuterie-only business now open

Meat-and-cheese boxes sold out of Boardwalk Cafe on Essendene Avenue

Fraser Valley Charcuterie recently launched out of Boardwalk Cafe on Essendene Avenue in Abbotsford.
On June 4, customers will be able to receive a free doughnut of their choice with the purchase of a beverage through its app. (Instagram/Tim Hortons)

National Doughnut Day: Tim Hortons’ giving out free ones today

The origins of the occasion can be traced back to a group of volunteers during the First World War

On June 4, customers will be able to receive a free doughnut of their choice with the purchase of a beverage through its app. (Instagram/Tim Hortons)