Owner, Anita Lopez, is a proud member of the Portuguese Community in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Anita has taken part in the food and beverage industry for nearly 20 years. Starting young alongside her parents João and Silvia Henriques in a Portuguese family restaurant called “Cinco Estrelas Restaurant.”
Anita was accepted to join some of the highest-ranking hotels and restaurants in Vancouver. She has worked in countless community events such as weddings, large corporate dinners, and fundraising events. Anita is a new Portuguese generation committed to serving great food, exceptional service, and attention to detail.
The Portuguese Cultural Centre is having a Young Generation Party or Festa do Jovens. Every year the Centre organizes a dinner and dance fundraiser for the younger generation to come and experience Portuguese food and culture. There will be music and dancing. Doors open at 6:00 pm, dinner is served at 7:00 pm and the dance starts at 9:00 pm. For further details and tickets to reserve seating, please contact Maria Viegas at 604-327-1010. Continue reading “Feb 29 – Festa do Jovens”
The annual Festa da Serra is being held at Our Lady of Sorrows on Saturday, February 22nd. This dinner and dance is a charity event. Money raised is sent back to the town Serra De Santo Antonio. There will be entertainment including a performance by the Rancho Folclorico Cruz de Cristo. For further details and to RSVP visit their Facebook Event Page. Continue reading “Feb 22 – Festa da Serra do Santo”