Just in time for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, Zagat has released an updated guide to Vancouver with recommendations for restaurants and attractions.

The most popular attractions according to the 2,721 surveyors who participated in ratings for the guide, are Stanley Park; Vancouver Aquarium; Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia; the Capilano Suspension Bridge; and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden.

Most popular nightlife spots, according to the Zagat surveyors, are the Opus Bar, the Commodore Ballroom, Bacchus Lounge, Celebrities and the Shark Club.

Top food ratings went to La Belle Auberge; Vij’s; Cioppino’s; Le Crocodile; ToJo’s; Bishop’s; West; and Shiro Japanese.

Best bang for the buck honours went to Nat’s NY Pizzeria, Pajo’s, Go Fish!, Vera’s Burger, Tomahawk Barbecue, Cafe Medina, Saravanaa Bhavan, Nuba Restaurant, Vij’s Rangoli and Gyoza King.

The new pocket-sized Zagat guide retails for about $7.