Some girlfriends and I from work stopped by The RawBar in the Lobby Lounge at the Fairmont Pacific Rim for dinner. RawBar is Vancouver’s first 100% Ocean Wise sushi restaurant. Deciding to make only responsible and sustainable seafood choices, their culinary team creatively sources only Ocean Wise recommended seafood found locally and around the Pacific Rim.
We started off with a cocktail:
… but not one off that menu! Although one day when I’m rich and famous I intend to order that $425 sazerac.
We really enjoyed this octopus salad:
The chefs chatted with us about what was fresh today, including geoduck clams:
So we had geoduck sashimi:
Followed by the best ever sable motoyaki roll and a delicious dungeness crab roll:
The chefs treated us to red tuna nigiri:
After dinner we moved over by the fireplace in the Lobby Lounge, a great place to enjoy a glass of wine or a cocktail!