However you measure greatness, it's arguable that eggs are one of the best foods there is. Whether boiled, poached, baked, scrambled or fried, the possibilities of how you can cook them (and what dish you can put them in) are endless.
It's high time we ended the assumption that eggs can only be eaten before noon. If you're in the mood for eggs, you can have them cooked and delivered straight to your door for lunch or dinner — and Get Cracking and SkipTheDishes have partnered up to make it even easier.
Starting May 10 and until supplies last, you'll be able to get $5 off egg-based dishes for lunch or dinner with participating restaurants in the Vancouver area. All you have to do is search "EggsAnytime" on SkipTheDishes, select your dish, and you'll be able to enjoy your delivered and discounted meal in no time.
If you're unsure of what to order for lunch or dinner, this list of 12 egg-cellent dishes is a good place to start.
Egg Bhurji From Desi Bites
Address: 105-12877 80 Ave., Surrey, BC
Why You Need To Try It: Egg Bhurji is basically the mouthwatering, next-level version of scrambled eggs. Seasoned with garam masala, coriander and turmeric, this Indian recipe often includes sauteed onions, tomatoes and peppers. This flavour-packed dish can be eaten with rice, bread or plain paratha. If you're a fan of spices, this is definitely something you need to try.
Omelette Burger From Royal Curry
Address: 12588 72 Ave., Surrey, BC
Why You Need To Try It: Can't decide between an omelette and a burger? Problem solved with this filling Omelette Burger. You get all of the goodness of eggs, veggies and spices stuffed inside a bun for a tasty handheld lunch or dinner. What's not to love?
Pad Thai From Thai Town
Address: 1065 Granville St., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Try It: This mouthwatering noodle dish is arguably the best-known Thai dish, and for good reason. With thick noodles tossed in lightly scrambled egg, tasty sauce and served with crisp bean sprouts and tender veggies, pad thai always hits the spot for lunch or dinner.
Wai Wai Soup With Egg From Taste Of Himalayas
Address: 209-7115 138 St., Surrey, BC
Why You Need To Try It: Wai Wai noodles are so, so satisfying and indulgent. With its perfect mix of spices and noodles this soup is sure to please any palate. This dish is the perfect delivery option for lunch, dinner or even just as a snack!
Goto From Cabizerra Bistro
Address: 14775 108 Ave., Surrey, BC
Why You Need To Try It: If you're looking for a soothing and satisfying meal, you should check this one out. Goto is Filipino rice (kind of like savoury porridge) cooked with beef and ginger and garnished with toasted garlic, scallions, black pepper, and fried pork. Served with a hard-boiled egg, this Southeast Asian comfort food has everything to warm you from the inside out.
Egg Pakora From Lighthouse Fresh & Tasty
Address: 8050 King George Blvd., Abbotsford, BC
Why You Need To Try It: If you're a fan of boiled eggs, but also love the crispy crunch of fried food, the Egg Pakora from Lighthouse Fresh & Tasty is right up your alley. This Indian street food is made by hard boiling an egg, then dipping it in a spicy batter and frying it until golden. Eaten as a snack or appetizer, these bites are a great way to enjoy a side of eggs you may not have seen before.
Eggcellent Egg Salad Sandwich From Everbean Cafe
Address: 106-15331 16 Ave., Surrey, BC
Why You Need To Try It: Everbean is run by a small group of Vancouverites who are passionate about awesome coffee and food. All dishes here are made with love, and this fresh velvety egg salad sandwich with finely chopped hard-boiled eggs, mayo and spices is no different.
Beef Rice Bowl With Boiled Egg (Gyu-Don) From Japan Rice Bowl Association
Address: 400-8206 Ontario St., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Try It: This hot and steamy Beef Rice Bowl from Japan Rice Bowl Association is served with a perfectly runny boiled egg. The beef, veggies and rice mix together with the silky yolk as you eat it — ideal when you're feeling hungry and looking for something warm and comforting for dinner.
Egg Masala Dosa From Kerala Kitchen
Address: 103-9386 120 St., Surrey, BC
Why You Need To Try It: A popular street food from South India, dosa are similar to crepes but made from a batter of lentils and rice, and egg is a common topping. While the dosa batter cooks, an egg is cracked over it and spread out, then topped with spices and veggies before being flipped, rolled up and served.
Spinach & Feta Quiche From 1931 Gallery Bistro
Address: 750 Hornby St., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Try It: 1931 Gallery Bistro is a minimalist culinary destination located inside the Vancouver Art Gallery with an incredible menu featuring Instagram-worthy pastries, desserts, salads and more. To try one of their dishes on promotion, you can check out the Spinach and Feta Quiche or the Chorizo and Gouda Quiche.
Shrimp With Scrambled Egg From Western Lake Chinese Seafood Restaurant
Address: 4989 Victoria Dr., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Try It: For all the seafood lovers out there, Western Lake Chinese Seafood Restaurant's seasoned shrimp with soft scrambled eggs is a must-try. Whether you're looking for a satisfying lunch or a delicious dinner to round out the day, this is one egg dish worth giving a go.
Avocado Bruschetta From Sciué Italian Bakery Caffé
Address: 101 Robson St., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Try It: Avocado toast is always great, and you can rarely go wrong with bruschetta, so combining the two is a serious match made in heaven. With buttery avocado, acidic tomatoes, crunchy toast and finally, creamy scrambled eggs — what more could you ask for?
Oyako Don From Nishiki Sushi
Address: 6501 Victoria Dr., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Try It: Check out Nishiki Sushi for their Oyako Don, a great go-to dish if you're looking for something both filling and yummy. Chicken, eggs, and scallions are simmered in a broth and served over a large bowl of steaming rice. After a long day of hard work, this is a much-deserved meal!
Whether you're looking for a little midday snack like an egg pakora, or a wholesome meal like an egg salad sandwich, these dishes show off just how many ways you can eat eggs at any time.
And thanks to Get Cracking and SkipTheDishes, you now have the opportunity to try out a whole bunch of new dishes just by searching "EggsAnytime" and getting $5 off. The offer is available between 11am and midnight every day during the promotion, and the discount will be added to your order automatically.