You want to try out the best gourmet restaurant? You’re looking for a cosy café? You’re looking forward to relishing local specialities? Or you want to turn the night into day at a cool club? Let our select choices inspire you.

    • Market by Jean-Georges

      In the Shangri-La luxury hotel
      Chef Jean-George Vongerichten wows guests with culinary experiments focused on seafood. He favours seasonal, regional products and ingredients. The food is delicious and the surroundings, in the Shangri-La luxury hotel aren't shabby either. After a wonderful dinner, we recommend checking out the Ginger Juice Bar or the Xi Shi Lounge for a nightcap.

      1115 Alberni Street (3rd Floor)
      Vancouver, V6E 0A8
      +1 604 695 11 15
    • Cactus Club Café

      Idyllic location
      This restaurant is located near Morton Park right on English Beach. The design and construction of the eye-catching exterior and interior both adhere to principles of environmental sustainability, is a top priority for the Cactus Club Café. Their menu exclusively uses certified sources of fish and seafood. The other ingredients are also regional and seasonal. If the fresh food doesn't draw you in, the location's incredible view of English Bay surely will.

      1790 Beach Avenue
      Vancouver, BC V6E 1V3
      +1 604 681 25 82
    • La Brasserie

      Franco-German friendship
      German and French cuisine meet in the hip West End district. In the heart of Vancouver, jaws will drop when you see La Brasserie's menu, which includes Suckling Pig with Sauerkraut and Schupfnudeln alongside Moule Frites and French Onion Soup. They also have good beer and an inviting selection of wines. This is a great place for a divine brunch at weekends.

      1091 Davie Street
      Vancouver, BC V6E 4L2
      +1 778 379 54 00
    • Hapa Izakaya

      Modern Japanese cuisine
      Located directly on the popular shopping and people-watching Robson Street, you'll find one of the four Hapa Izakaya restaurants. The ambiance is beautiful, sleek and bathed in warm light. Guests choose from wonderful sushi creations, elaborate oyster dishes, Japanese tapas and creative salads. Whether lunchtime or evening, the Hapa Izakaya is definitely worth a visit.
      1479 Robson Street
      Vancouver, BC V6G 1C1
      +1 604 689 42 72
    • Chambar

      Atmospheric, stylish, french
      When you're looking for a place to dine in Vancouver, make sure to try the restaurant Chambar. The interior is both cosy and stylish, the dishes heavily inspired by French cuisine, and the selection of beer apparently endless. The wine list is also incredibly broad. And make sure to leave room for one of the fine desserts. Mmmm.
      568 Beatty Street
      Crosstown, Vancouver, BC V6B 2L3
      +1 604 879 71 19
    • Hy’s Encore

      Deluxe steakhouse
      Green leather club chairs are set at marble cocktail tables and nostalgic chandeliers hang from the ceiling in the bar, heavy wooden chairs with red velvet upholstery surround elegantly set tables in the dining room, and thick carpeting lies underfoot throughout. It's a little British, a little pompous, definitely generous, and the menu will cause any meat lover's mouth to water. Whether you prefer filet mignon, porterhouse or bone-in rib steak – Hy’s Encore won't leave anyone feeling hungry.

      637 Hornby Street
      Vancouver, BC V6C 2G3
      +1 604 683 76 71
    • Caffè Artigiano

      Italian style
      Artigiano means both artisan and handmade in Italian. The baristas at Caffè Artigiano are true artisans, crafting the perfect cup of coffee through toil and love. At least that's what they say in Vancouver. The latte macchiato is dynamite and the many hearty sweets on offer make the perfect accompaniment. There are a number of branches in the city besides the café in Granville Street.

      574 Granville Street
      Vancouver, BC V6C 1W6
      +1 604 688 34 22
    • Viva Fine Foods & Bakery

      This place offers fine coffee and many different kinds of sandwiches, bagels, cakes and tarts. They're especially tasty in the cosy, laid back ambiance. They have a little terrace for dining outdoors and people watching during the summer.

      1555 Yew Street
      Vancouver, BC V6K 3E5
      +1 604 738 84 82
    • Sophie’s Cosmic Café

      Nicely kitschy
      No city trip should begin without stopping here first for a delicious breakfast. Your first time at Sophie's Cosmic Café, you might think you've come to the wrong place. A whole room full of art by national and international artists combines with vintage decor, pewter toys and any number of bric-a-brac set down wherever there's space. It's a cheerful, colourful place. And you'll also be awake when you leave.

      2095 West 4th Avenue
      Vancouver, BC V6J 1M7
      +1 604 732 68 10
    • Prado Cafe

      Cosy and delicious
      A typical café with excellent coffee and delicious snacks like cakes, muffins, croissants and savoury treats. Students sit here with their textbooks or their laptops while friends meet and chat. A few toddlers waddle between the tables in the convivial, easy-going, relaxed atmosphere. It's a wonderful place to take a break on Commercial Drive.

      1938 Commercial Drive
      Vancouver, BC V5N 4A8
      +1 604 255 55 37
    • Tiki Bar

      Laid back bar in the Waldorf Hotel that's a lot of fun. The interior design is reminiscent of the Fifties. The room has plenty of bamboo and the feeling of sunset. The speakers pump out chill beats and the bar serves up tasty, fruity cocktails. There's a bit of the South Pacific feeling in the heart of Vancouver.

      1489 East Hastings
      Vancouver, BC V5L 1S4
      +1 604 253 71 41
    • Diamond

      Cocktail bar
      This perfect bar for delicious cocktails is located in the historic Gastwon district. The bartenders love to surprise guests with their own creations, often based on the guests' wishes. The atmosphere at the bar is cosy and stylish at the same time, with enormous windows and brick walls. The staff is friendly and the food is excellent.

      6 Powell Street
      Vancouver, BC V6B 1E7
    • The Alibi Room

      Pure beer enjoyment
      If you like beer, this is the place for you. The Alibi Room has more than 50 different kinds on offer. Some are even smaller, local breweries where they have the exclusive selling rights. Along with your beer, there is a small menu of light meals, from burgers and salads to mezze platters, so there's something for everyone. Don't worry if you aren't a beer fan – they also have select wines and cocktails. The Alibi Room offers a delicious brunch at weekends.

      157 Alexander Street
      Vancouver, BC V6A 1B8
      +1 604 623 33 83
    • Granville Street

      Vibrant nightlife
      Granville Street lies in the heart of Vancouver's city centre. It's one of the most important and popular entertainment districts in the city. Weekends are especially busy in the many bars and nightclubs.
      Granville Street
      Vancouver, BC