Yaletown is one of Vancouver’s most hip neighbourhoods and one that offers up a plethora of amazing nightlife spots.
Bars? There’s plenty of those!
Restaurants? World renowned restaurants call Yaletown home.
These are the best nightlife spots in Yaletown.
Breweries & Bars
Yaletown Brewing Co.
Stop by this bustling hangout that offers a large selection of in-house brewed beers and awesome weekly specials showcasing small-batch tastings. Dig into comfort food with items like pulled pork sandwiches and goat cheese ravioli. They’re open until 3am on Friday/Saturday, 1am on Thursday and midnight every other night.
The Hub offers 8 craft beers on tap, a generous selection of cocktails and a very impressive brunch & dinner menu. This is also a top spot for sports fans, with a number of big screens dotted around the bar and patio.
Yaletown Distillery Bar + Kitchen
The Distillery Bar + Kitchen opened in the Spring of 2013 serving up straight forward Italian-American style dishes and boozy handcrafted cocktails. The menu was developed with an emphasis on sourcing local ingredients, taking the time to make products from scratch and being inspired by the way that ‘Mama used to make it’.
The Distillery Bar + Kitchen is the perfect spot to break bread, relax and create memories.
Hello Goodbye Bar
Once you step through these doors, you escape the ordinary. This underground basement bar features seasonal cocktail menus, Hon’s dumplings, VIP table service, live music and DJs for late night revelry. Happy Hour is on Thursday and Friday from 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. You can enjoy $1 dumplings, $4 beers and $7 wines.
TWB - The Wine Bar
At The Wine Bar, they have an extensive list of wines from around the globe, available on tap, by the glass, or by the bottle. With over 200 wines available by the glass, TWB has the largest by-the-glass wine program not only in Vancouver, but all of Western Canada!
Their Tappy Hour is the place to be every day from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. to late.
Phat Yaletown Sports Lounge
This is sports heaven.
Founded in 2004, PHAT has been a local’s staple in Yaletown for over 10 years. PHAT has evolved from its roots as a Deli, developing into its modern form as Yaletown’s premiere neighbourhood hangout.
Owned and operated by the Price family, Al, Paulina and Jess will most often be your bartender for the day or night serving cold beers and home made food. PHAT prides itself on offering the best sports watching experience in Vancouver where you can chat with one of our dozens of regular patrons.
Come for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
The Flying Pig Yaletown
The name “Flying Pig” touches on the idea of making the impossible happen, dreaming big, and continuously aiming higher.
This hip and casual restaurant serves up Canadian standards with a unique twist.
WildTale celebrates the coastal regions of the world. It features fresh seafood as well as favorites from farm and field, paired with great wines, delicious local beers and refreshing, creative cocktails in a polished yet relaxed room.
Think wild and fresh seafood dished up in a warm and friendly atmosphere. This is a spot you can enjoy any night of the week.
Located in the heart of Yaletown, West Oak is a bustling, modern-rustic space featuring white oak décor and a buzzing open kitchen. Vancouver’s go-to spot for fine cuisine and a serene dining experience.
When West Oak opened in the spring of 2010, it quickly became a staple in the heart of Vancouver’s stylish and historic district of Yaletown. West Oak is a favourite for athletes, celebrities, and locals alike!
Their meat is naturally raised, grass-fed without hormones or antibiotics. Their seafood is all Oceanwise certified and delivered fresh daily. All of their produce and herbs are from a local supplier, Hannah Brook Farms, and Mikuni Wild Harvest mushrooms.
Rodney's Oyster House
This for all you seafood lovers.
This establishment has been entertaining seafood lovers and oyster aficionados from far and wide for over ten years. Located in historic Yaletown and Gastown, they tantalize taste buds Mondays to Sundays from 11:30 a.m. until late into the night.
Brix & Mortar
Brix and Mortar is an upscale dining experience with a great deal of character. Located in a character house in Yaletown, this unique eatery caters to all kinds of events and large parties.
They bring together modern Canadian cuisine, a commitment to fine wine, creative cocktails and personalized service in an inviting, sophisticated space to create talk-worthy experiences for everyone.
Cactus Club Café
Located just steps away from the Skytrain station, this warm and inviting restaurant is a can’t miss!
Born on the West Coast and growing across Canada, Cactus Club Cafe offers the best in global cuisine using local, fresh ingredients served in a vibrant, contemporary setting. Their menu has delicious flavors to explore and amazing drink options that’ll be the highlight of your night.
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