The Fairmont Pacific Rim is one of my favourite hotels in Vancouver. It’s unique exterior is wrapped with poetry from UK artist Liam Gillick.
From the ultra-chic interior lobby and lounges, to the TVs in the bathrooms, no detail is overlooked. This is THE place to stay and even celebrities like Lady Gaga and Rihanna are drawn to the hotel.
So I was delighted to attend a recent media dinner at the hotel’s Oru Restaurant this week.
The restaurant has undergone a menu transformation and now positions itself as a hotspot for food from the Pacific Northwest with flavours from the Pacific Rim.
Executive Chef Darren Brown joined Oru in October 2011 and set to work overhauling the menu. Read the rest of this entry »