Are you ready for a gastronomic journey like no other? The much-awaited Crave the Heights event is here, and it’s time to indulge in a delightful exploration of Burnaby Heights’ vibrant food scene. From August 18 to 27, 2023, mark your calendars and get ready to immerse yourself in a 10-day extravaganza of flavors, innovation, and community spirit.


The event is held at various restaurants, cafes, and venues within the Burnaby Heights area, offering residents and visitors the opportunity to explore the diverse food scene of this vibrant neighborhood.


Crave the Heights is not just a dining showcase; it’s an invitation to savor the delectable offerings of your local restaurants while celebrating the rich tapestry of culinary diversity that defines Burnaby Heights. Whether you’re a devoted foodie, a curious neighbor, or a wandering visitor, this event promises something extraordinary for everyone.

Picture this: limited edition menu items that tantalize your taste buds, drink features that quench your summer thirst, and desserts that serve as edible masterpieces—all set against the backdrop of live music to create an unforgettable ambiance. The Heights comes alive during these 10 days, radiating warmth and hospitality, making it the perfect destination for a summer evening outing.


This year’s Crave event comes with an exciting twist! Capture your favorite moments of the event and take part in the photo contest for a chance to win a $100 gift card to one of the participating Heights restaurants. Follow @burnabyheights on Instagram for contest details and inspiration.

Peaked Pies

Butcher’s Block BBQ by Foodiemugs



Imagine strolling through the charming streets of Burnaby Heights, the air buzzing with excitement. As you explore the diverse restaurants and sample their crave-worthy creations, your ears will be treated to a symphony of tunes that elevate your experience. Whether you’re a music aficionado or simply love the idea of dining to the rhythm of live melodies, Crave The Heights promises a unique and unforgettable sonic journey.

Catch the beat at Heights Fountain Square at 405 MacDonald Ave:

  • Friday, August 18 (6-8 p.m.) – Gabriel Mark Hasselbach
  • Tuesday, August 22 (6-8 p.m.) – LJ Mounteney & Undercover
  • Thursday, August 24 (6-8 p.m.) – Marlin Ramazzini & Salsa Beat

And for more musical magic, head to the Tramonto Atrium at 4367 Hastings St.:

  • Friday, August 25 (6-8 p.m.) – Mike Van Eyes & Marco Ibarra


For detailed information about participating businesses, menus, event schedule, and more, visit the official Crave The Heights website or Instagram.

Don’t forget to tag your memories in Burnaby at #Burnaby365