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Old 04-05-2016, 01:25 PM   #6751
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The food is so bad at both lol.
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Tap and Barrell sucks. Ate there twice. Never again.

Craft is only good for beer.
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Fast food sushi is worth a try at Craft. Burger and fries wrapped in bacon though so bring a defibrillator

I normally try to eat a little more on the healthy side but had to try it!
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Tap and Barrell sucks. Ate there twice. Never again.

Craft is only good for beer.
Don't eat at Craft, the burger bun was cardboard.
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Fast food sushi is worth a try at Craft. Burger and fries wrapped in bacon though so bring a defibrillator

I normally try to eat a little more on the healthy side but had to try it!
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It's a novelty more than anything, but worth a try. When you're downing pints, may as well throw health out the window sometimes! (picture compliments of google)
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A dozen or so people PM'd me about the McDonald's Create Your Taste menu.

I've amended my original post on the previous page. Hopefully I've answered your questions!
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craft nachos are alright.. but yea portions are pretty wack and their mains are below average.

stick to appies and other drinking foods
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+1 Craft is good for appy and beer for sure. Mains are meh.
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IMO, Tap and Craft are popular as their mode of business is catered towards those looking for either a patio/people watching or hall/large venue vibe respectively. There tons of places to grab a brew just south of Tap and Craft (Olympic Village) e.g. 33 Acres, Brassneck, Red Truck, Main St. Brewing, Big Rock, Steel Toad. I typically grab only drinks at Tap and Craft and venture to somewhere along Main/Gastown/Chinatown before or after for a bite
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I found Steel Toad's beers severely lacking. Food was better than Craft and Tap though, plus the live music is good too.

33 acres is the best in that area for beer hands down. Get a Bestie Board and a flight and you are good to go.
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all those tasting rooms like 33 acres, etc. are fucking jammed non-stop though
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33 Acres is a horrible place any time of day.
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all their beer tastes the same as well, super hype train they have going
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We only went there for coffee LOL.
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guess im never going to craft or tap and barrel. thx guys!
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its just a restaurant, if you go there and its average you won't die
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na, dont want to waste my time if food is meh and average tbh, could care less of dying, i died twice already


will go try that burger joint you guys recommended though

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It sucks. Don't go there.
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all their beer tastes the same as well, super hype train they have going
You guys are crazy. Try Ocean, Sunshine, and Dusk and then tell me that they all taste the same.

And I've never had to wait more than 5-10 min max to get a table at 33 acres.
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Crossroads Restaurant in Abbotsford

It's an old diner that serves breakfast all day. The breakfast is delicious. In particular, the bacon is thick, smokey, and crispy, and the cubed hashbrowns are golden potato chunks of goodness.

Their burger and fries are also really good. The burger is a good balance of meat and bun. I like it with extra pickles and onions. The ingredients were fresh, and it was really tasty. Almost Shake Shack tasty . The fries are super crispy, like the fries at Costco.

It's a restaurant where 80% of the patrons are seniors. Service is good. My wife wanted wanted to sub out an egg for more hashbrowns, but the waitress said she'd get the cook to add extra for her.

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And I've never had to wait more than 5-10 min max to get a table at 33 acres.
FYI I have only ever been there for espresso and man, does it fucking suck.
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I like the beer, but being there is fucking terrible.
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