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This 10-day dining event in Burnaby will leave you craving for the Heights

The dining showcase from Aug. 18 to 27 will take you on a culinary adventure.
Crave the Heights will be returning to Burnaby Heights from Aug. 18 to 27, 2023.

Got a hankering for a hearty meal? The Heights neighbourhood in Burnaby really has it all — from sushi to pasta to ice cream, you name it.

A special 10-day dining event “Crave the Heights” will be kicking off later this month, giving you the chance to explore the diverse food scene in the neighbourhood.

From Aug. 18 to 27, foodies from Burnaby and beyond, can walk along the Burnaby Heights to enjoy the diverse culinary scene, devour limited-edition menu items, drink features and desserts. And don’t forget, while you’re there, your local bands will be on-site to soothe your ears with live music and entertainment.

This year’s lineup features Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, LJ Mounteney and Undercover, Marlin Ramazzini and Salsa Beat, and Mike Van Eyes and Marco Ibarra on select days at Heights Fountain Square and Tramonto Atrium. Visit the event’s website for the full schedule.

The restaurants participating in 2023 Crave the Heights dining showcase are:

  • Butchers Block BBQ (4091 Hastings St.)
  • Chad Thai Restaurant (4010 Hastings St.)
  • Circolo Wine Bar (4092 Hastings St.)
  • Don Oso’s Restaurant (4421 Hastings St.)
  • Green & Oak Malaysian Restaurant (3760 Hastings St.)
  • H&P Noodle House (4015 Hastings St.)
  • Peaked Pies (4114 Hastings St.)
  • Portobello Ristorante (4120 Hastings St.)
  • Shen Sushi (4219 Hastings St.)
  • Sopra Sotto (4022 Hastings St.)
  • Chez Christophe Chocolaterie et Patisserie (4717 Hastings St.)
  • Gabi & Jules Bakery (4568 Hastings St.)
  • Glenburn Soda Fountain (4090 Hastings St.)

And as always, isn’t anything related to food best paired with good company? Whether you're bringing a date or friends or colleagues or your furry friends, the event promises a culinary adventure for every palette. 

As for your furry friends, stop at Big Dog Little Dog Bakery (4631 Hastings St.) and Global Pet Foods (4293 Hastings St) for a quick or a long treat; and enjoy more deals from Mi Tierra Latina (3993 Hastings St.).