Dominion Bar + Kitchen at Surrey Civic Plaza: Win a Gift Card

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Dominion Bar + Kitchen (“Dominion”) is revolutionizing Surrey’s restaurant culture with a new social space located in the lobby of Civic Hotel, Autograph Collection, the first world-class hotel built in the area in over two decades.

Dominion Bar + Kitchen at Surrey Civic Plaza

With views that overlook Surrey Civic Plaza, a vibrant public square with immediate transit access and pedestrian walkways, Dominion Bar + Kitchen is expected to be the culinary destination for residents of and visitors to Surrey.

Dominion Bar + Kitchen at Surrey Civic Plaza

Dominion will draw inspiration from the idea of cultural unity to create a menu of ‘New Canadian’ cuisine that embraces inclusivity, share plates, and dishes influenced from diverse cultures across the region.

Signature dishes include the Bao Mac mini cheese burger in a Chinese-style open-side bun and the Jäger Chicken marinated in Jägermeister and served with German spaetzle noodle dumplings.

The menu doesn’t end with cuisine, it incorporates British Columbia’s two leading beverage craves: craft beer and VQA wine. Dominion’s craft beer selection focuses on local breweries across Metro Vancouver, such as Four Winds, Steel and Oak, and Parallel 49. The menu has local BC wine favourites, Burrowing Owl, Joie Farm, and Nichol Vineyard, from the Okanagan Valley. Dominion will also feature wine on tap, with a system that maintains wine freshness, minimizes oxidation, and prevents overheating.

Dominion Bar + Kitchen at Surrey Civic Plaza

Guests will be greeted by a ten foot, vibrant yellow portal door with custom Dominion ‘D’ shaped handles made by Vancouver-based fabricator, Birdman the Welder. Above the door, Dominion’s sign will be illuminated with blue LED backlighting.

The interior will be an eclectic mix of intricate industrial lighting, bold furniture, and striking colours. Custom Italian, red leather upholstered banquettes, are perfectly contrasted with a stunning custom-designed chandelier, Circle Grigio Don Gaeta Italian floor tile, and local art.

The feature display along the washroom corridor has three industrial photography images of the Surrey Steel Fabrication shop, captured by Brian Howell, an award winning photographer based in North Delta. Howell is known for contemporary photography that bring everyday images to life.

As someone who grew up in Surrey, and has seen the city evolve so much over the years, I’m excited to have a new social hub in my hometown, close to family. I look forward to hopping on the SkyTrain from Downtown Vancouver to check out the some craft cocktails, local beer, and New Canadian nibbles at Dominion.

Win a Gift Card

I have a $50 gift card to give away so that a lucky reader can check out Dominion when it opens its door at the end of March! Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Follow Dominion and Miss604 on Instagram (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Follow Dominion on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook for the latest updates.

Update The winner is Jenny!

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  1. Jason BWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:34am PDT


  2. Kirsten FisherWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:39am PDT

    I would love to win this gift card! Thanks for the contest!

  3. VanessaWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:42am PDT

    This restaurant looks amazing I would love to give it a try! Thanks for the contest

  4. Sheila KnowlesWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:44am PDT

    Sounds like a cool new spot for Surrey! Would love to try it out.

  5. Linda lWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:47am PDT

    Very nice prize and nice location

  6. AlanWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:51am PDT

    Would be nice to win.

  7. KarolinaWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 10:26am PDT

    I live so close. Love food! Love wine! This would be awesome!

  8. Michelle IWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 10:48am PDT

    I’d love to check this out. Sounds amazing. Thanks. ?

  9. Marisa. PWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 10:59am PDT

    I did the things!
    @rachetgrrl on Insta and Twitter 🙂

  10. JazzyWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 11:44am PDT

    I would love to go!

  11. JocelynWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 12:29pm PDT

    Looks like a great new place to try out. Thank you for the contest.

  12. EvaWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 1:03pm PDT

    I’d like to win!

  13. Diane TWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 1:08pm PDT

    would love to try this place out!

  14. StotesWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 1:14pm PDT

    This would be great!

  15. Mousemouse604Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 1:18pm PDT

    Congrats to Dominion on their upcoming grand opening!

  16. LoniWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 1:23pm PDT

    Followed both! Can’t wait to try it! 🙂

  17. JennyWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 1:40pm PDT

    Yum yum

  18. janWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 2:20pm PDT

    I hadn’t heard of the Dominion opening!

  19. Mei LING LIUWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 3:31pm PDT

    i love to win thanks

  20. Brandon ForsythWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 4:04pm PDT

    Followed both accounts and that menu looks delicious!

  21. Denaye DorgeWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 4:05pm PDT

    I’d love to try this restaurant!

  22. StephanieWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 4:16pm PDT

    This is walking distance to me!! Excited !!

  23. BevWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 4:30pm PDT

    Sounds like a great new restaurant and the menu sounds delish!! Would love to win! Thanks Miss 604!!❤

  24. VinceWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 6:00pm PDT

    Nice way to end the week lol!

  25. VinceWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 6:01pm PDT

    Entering this time with the right email! I would welcome this chance!

  26. JeffWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 7:08pm PDT

    Great contest!

  27. MARYWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 8:27pm PDT

    Commented, followed on IG and tweeted!

  28. ColinWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:24pm PDT

    Would love to have this opportunity.
    Love this website

  29. Shirley SWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:28pm PDT

    This would be great! Thanks for the chance!

  30. Peter LawWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 9:36pm PDT

    Would love to check this new place out!

  31. JenWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 10:45pm PDT

    Sounds delicious!

  32. Trish LamWednesday, March 14th, 2018 — 11:58pm PDT

    Great prize!!

  33. marissaThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 12:58am PDT

    Yum! Hope I win

  34. Greg LThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 1:17am PDT

    looks good

  35. Erin WThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 7:39am PDT

    I’d love to try them out when they open!

  36. Danielle cThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 8:16am PDT

    Sounds like an experience for all the senses.

  37. Lester CThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 8:39am PDT

    Would love to try this restaurant

  38. Jenn TThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 9:46am PDT

    This is close to where I live! Would love to try

  39. AlexMThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 10:35am PDT

    Sounds great – I’d like to give it a try

  40. StellaThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 1:55pm PDT

    I live in Surrey and would love to check this out!!! 🙂

  41. AndreaThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 2:21pm PDT


  42. RitaThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 3:52pm PDT

    Would love to win!

  43. EileenThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 4:50pm PDT

    Following both accounts on IG

  44. EileenThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 4:51pm PDT

    I’d love to go try out their food & craft beer!

  45. Shelley ButcherThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 5:14pm PDT

    Sounds like a great place for lunch with my daughter!

  46. Shelley ButcherThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 5:15pm PDT

    Followed on Instagram

  47. MaxThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 6:54pm PDT

    Bc’s 3rd tallest buuilding when complete. should be great. hope to win!

  48. TammyThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 8:29pm PDT

    Fun prize! love to check this place out!

  49. AngelaThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 8:54pm PDT

    can’t wait to check this out !

  50. Mike GismondiThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 8:57pm PDT

    I’d love to go there!

  51. Cheuk LauThursday, March 15th, 2018 — 10:41pm PDT

    Love to try their Korean Beef Rib. Thanks.

  52. LindaFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 3:47am PDT

    This looks great and tasty.

  53. SteveFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 6:03am PDT

    I’ve been meaning to explore that area more. Sounds tasty too!

  54. Laura LangsFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 6:03am PDT

    Korean beef ribs!

  55. shelleyFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 7:15am PDT

    The Bao Mac mini cheese burger in a Chinese-style open-side bun sounds interesting.

  56. RobFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 8:47am PDT

    Looks delicious! I would love to take the wife there….just in time for her birthday too! 🙂

  57. SiobhanFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 10:52am PDT

    It’s nice to see more options for Surrey!

  58. Dannielle NaiduFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 10:54am PDT

    Looks tasty!

  59. shanFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 1:05pm PDT

    we want it please!

  60. KarenFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 10:27pm PDT

    Yum! This is a great prize!

  61. BernadetteFriday, March 16th, 2018 — 10:30pm PDT

    Would love to give it a try!

  62. Jeff MacleodSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 5:41am PDT

    I live right across the street and have watched th building be built.

  63. Sundeep AtwalSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 9:04am PDT

    I had no idea until yesterday while I was on my walk I saw the signs up! Excited for this side of Surrey to have some nice places!

  64. SonyaSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 9:17am PDT

    Mmm yes please!

  65. JennySaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 9:19am PDT

    Didnt know there was this place in Surrey! Would love to try!

  66. FTSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 10:38am PDT

    Would love to check this place out

  67. Diana PringleSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 6:57pm PDT

    Would be great to win

  68. ChloeSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 9:39pm PDT


  69. JeanneSaturday, March 17th, 2018 — 11:20pm PDT

    Would love to check out this place

  70. Teresa KSunday, March 18th, 2018 — 12:38pm PDT

    Would love to win!

  71. DarcySunday, March 18th, 2018 — 3:17pm PDT

    Sounds like an interesting menu!

  72. Albert N.Sunday, March 18th, 2018 — 3:24pm PDT

    Sounds like a lovely time! Would love to go!

  73. AnaMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 8:31am PDT

    Would love to try!

  74. Tabby72Monday, March 19th, 2018 — 10:05am PDT

    Wow, the food sounds so very delicious! This would be a good excuse to get out to Surrey for the day.

  75. daneMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 10:24am PDT


  76. RamonaMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 12:50pm PDT

    Nom nom nom yes please!

  77. MaryanneMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 9:46pm PDT

    Looks good!

  78. MaryanneMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 9:46pm PDT

    Following on IG solace76

  79. Sunshine HMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 10:25pm PDT

    Always up for trying a new place to eat! Thank you for the chance.

  80. Sunshine HMonday, March 19th, 2018 — 10:27pm PDT

    Followed both on Instagram, @brighterdayssunshine

  81. Linda HTuesday, March 20th, 2018 — 4:32pm PDT

    Can’t wait to check this place out!

  82. Candace HWednesday, March 21st, 2018 — 8:52am PDT

    Nice fusion theme, fits in well in the neighbourhood.

  83. Randy WWednesday, March 21st, 2018 — 11:19am PDT

    looks like a good date possibility

  84. Kim CWednesday, March 21st, 2018 — 7:57pm PDT

    Great reason to check this place out!

  85. Tanya TThursday, March 22nd, 2018 — 11:24pm PDT

    I would love to try their food ?

  86. Cheuk LauFriday, March 23rd, 2018 — 12:20pm PDT

    Their West Coast Poke Bowl is egendary

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