Vancouver Patios You Need to Visit This Summer

Like all good things, the gorgeous summer weather in Vancouver must come to an end – but not for another few weeks – so there’s no time better than the present to take advantage of the many luxuries Vancouver has to offer while the sun is shining bright.

As we all know, Vancouver is a city blessed with a diverse food culture and gorgeous landscapes. Within the downtown core, there are an abundance of restaurants that allow for you to grab a delicious meal while reaping the benefits of a breath-taking view (whether it be the beautiful people passing by or the surrounding scenery).

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Below we’ve compiled a list of some of Downtown Vancouver’s best patios:

Patio Terrace at Pan Pacific Vancouver

Address: 999 Canada Pl #300, Vancouver, BC V6C 3B5
Phone Number: (604) 662-8111

It’s no secret that the Pan Pacific Vancouver boasts some of the best views in the city. While you’re enjoying your stay with us, make sure to stop by the Patio Terrace to experience refreshing drinks, fine cuisine and a stunning view of Stanley Park, the Lions Gate Bridge and coastal mountains.

Tap & Barrel Coal Harbour

Address: #76, 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 1E1
Phone Number: (604) 235-9827

Located just steps away from the Pan Pacific Vancouver, Tap & Barrel boasts an extensive selection of craft beers, wines and familiar pub food such as burgers, sandwiches and pizzas.

Joe Fortes 

Address: 777 Thurlow St, Vancouver, BC V6E 3V5
Phone Number: (604) 669-1940

Joe Fortes is home to two lovely patios and a delicious seafood menu that’s considered a favourite among Vancouverites and visitors alike. Their rooftop patio features a rooftop garden and living green fireplace. If a lovely atmosphere and delicious food isn’t enough to get you excited, their happy hour (4PM to 6PM) might. Happy hour includes $1 oysters, 50% off the bar menu and $5 glasses of wine.

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Chill Winston

Address: 3 Alexander St, Vancouver, BC V6A 1B2
Phone Number: (604) 288-9575

Located just steps away from the popular tourist attraction, Gassy Jack, Chill Winston is a Gastown favourite and has one of Vancouver’s biggest, most popular patios. Chill Winston is also home to incredible food and drink – as an added bonus, all food is locally sourced and organic!

Cactus Club English Bay

Address: 1790 Beach Ave, Vancouver, BC V6E 1V3
Phone: (604) 681-2582

The Cactus Club is one of Vancouver’s most popular food groups. They offer a diverse ocean-wise menu, signature cocktails, beers and some of the best views Vancouver has to offer. This particular location is smack dab in the middle of one of Vancouver’s most popular beaches; English Bay.

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The Keg Rooftop

Address: 1011 Mainland St, Vancouver, BC V6B 5P9
Phone: (604) 633-2534

A popular Yaletown destination and home to one of Vancouver’s best rooftop patios, The Keg Steakhouse and Bar – Yaletown features a fully outdoor restaurant including a kitchen, bar, booths and tables.