Here’s a look at the best late night food in Vancouver 2021 covering restaurants that are open late and those that are open 24 hours. If you’re looking for what to do in Vancouver late at night, eating is a great option!
This post overs restaurants offering Vancouver late night eats past midnight.
I’ve also categorized the restaurants into best late night options for sushi, pizza, burgers, pho, tacos, poutine, fried chicken, coffee & baked goods, dessert, Chinese food, Indian food, vegan food as well as late night bars and date night spots.
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Vancouver Late Night Food (General)
Duffin’s Donuts has proudly served the Vancouver community since 1987 from the corner of Knight and East 41st Street.
They are a well-known, classic destination for late night food in Vancouver.
This family-run, unpretentious eatery celebrates all the favorites of a traditional donut shop as well as late night eats including fried chicken, tortas, subs, pupusas, and spring rolls.
They are currently open from 6 am – midnight. Check their Facebook page for the latest hours.
1391 E 41st Ave, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Sushi & Ramen
Masa Japanese Restaurant
Where to go for Vancouver late night sushi or ramen? Masa Japanese Restaurant on West Broadway is your best bet as they close at 1 am daily.
They offer your favourite Japanese dishes such as classic and creative sushi rolls, ramen, Japanese curry and more.
One of their speciality rolls is the Devil’s Kiss which as deep fried lobster and lobster tempura.
There is also the Knights of the Round Table which has deep fried sushi rice with 8 kinds of seafood.
Another unique option is the Beef Aburi Cheese Monster Roll which is you like beef and cheese, this would be your thing. This roll has flame-seared AAA beef, avocado, crab meat with cheddar and mozzarella and then topped with tobiko.
1418 W Broadway, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Pizza
The Parlour in Yaletown offers a stylish laid-back atmosphere and a comforting menu of craft cocktails, beers, pizza, small plates and sandwiches.
They are a great place to visit for Vancouver late night pizza. Their handcrafted pizzas have whimsical names like the #SWAG featuring ricotta, roasted pepper, kalamata olive, caramelized onion, roasted garlic, and golden honey.
The Parlous is open until 1 am daily.
1011 Hamilton St, Vancouver
Late Night Tacos Vancouver
Gringo is a late night experience located at a hole-in-the-wall location in Gastown – where it boasts attention-grabbing neon lights and vibrant multicolored seats that welcome any late night meal lover.
You’ll find authentic Mexican cuisine that proudly reclaims savoury profiles and trends celebrated throughout the 90s from the food truck scene in Los Angeles and Southern California.
Gringo is a favorite for late night tacos, dillas, burritos, and bowls from Sunday to Thursday until 1 am and until 2 am on Fridays and Saturdays.
They are also one of the best places for cheap drinks and late night beer in Vancouver.
Gringo offers sleeves of beer for $4.75, and for the adventurous or those reminiscing of Thai beach parties, they’ve got large buckets of booze that’ll remind you of one of your worst hangovers.
On Taco Tuesdays, they offer $3 OG hard-shelled tacos loaded with seasoned ground beef, salsa, cheddar, and lettuce.
27 Blood Alley Square, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Bars
Score on Davie
They a local favourite for late night food in Vancouver being open until 2 am on Fridays and Saturdays and 1 am on other nights.
On the menu are delicious late night classics, such as wings, calamari, tacos, nachos, and a wide selection of craft beer.
For the adventurous, order their signature Checkmate Caesar or Caesar Grande – a stacked spectacle atop of a Caesar drink featuring burgers, wings, onion rings, brownies, and more.
1262 Davie St, Vancouver
The Three Brits Public House
The Three Brits Public House is a popular corner hang in the West End offering a wide selection of craft beers and cocktails, with an aesthetic that resembles an English pub but with a more contemporary look.
On the menu is a mouthwatering selection of snacks (like fried cauliflower, rosemary frieds), bowls (like cumin roasted salmon & quinoa), and sandwiches (like chicken katsu burger and tuna melt sandwich), in addition to classics (like fish and chips).
The Three Brits is great for a group of friends on late night Fridays and Saturdays until 3 am and 2 am on other nights.
1780 Davie St, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Coffee Shop
Open 24 hours 7 days a week, Breka is your best choice for a Vancouver late night coffee shop.
They are a local coffee and bakery shop chain that showcases an inspiring and refreshing variety of drinks, in addition to a wide selection of savory sandwiches and sweet pastries.
Established in 2006, Breka proudly serves customers from their 6 locations: Main Street, Denman, Bute, Davie, Fraser, and West 4th.
Breka is the perfect location for small groups or individuals searching to settle into the classic ambiance of a traditional coffee shop.
I personally love their donuts, cookies, and European tortes and strudels.
4554 Main Street, Vancouver
821 Denman Street, Vancouver
818 Bute Street, Vancouver
855 Davie Street, Vancouver
6533 Fraser Street, Vancouver
3750 W 4th Ave, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Chicken
Church’s Chicken Vancouver
Fried chicken is most certainly a go-to late night food in Vancouver.
Church’s Chicken satisfies any fried food lover and offers an variety crispy items that will leave any late night foodie mouth-watering and wanting more.
You’ll find fried chicken, sandwiches, wings, and sides ranging from fries, jalapeno poppers, and poutine.
There are 4 Church’s Chicken locations in Vancouver which are open 24-hours either for drive-thru or for dine-in.
2304 East Hastings, Vancouver (24 hour drive-thru)
2504 Kingsway, Vancouver (24 hour drive-thru)
3449 Main Street, Vancouver (24 hours)
5704 Fraser Street & 41st Street, Vancouver (24 hour drive-thru)
Hi Five Chicken Vancouver
Hi Five Chicken offers the crispy, fried chicken classics as well as wings, wraps, and sides like fried mac & cheese, fried pickles, and onion rings.
Hi Five proudly uses locally grown chicken and offers deals year-round, such as their 20-piece fried chicken and any 3-large sides summer deal for $69.95 and their 10-piece roasted chicken, any 3-medium sides, and 3 biscuits for $39.95.
Their Vancouver location is open 24 hours.
203 SE Marine Dr, Vancouver
Late Night Burgers Vancouver
Vera’s Burger Shack Davie
Vera’s Burger Shack offers all the classic burgers and sides you could desire in a burger bar.
The Canucks is their classic bacon cheeseburger. The BBQ with a single patty, Havarti, bacon, fried onions and BBQ sauce is also one of my favourites.
I also like their Mini V slider burgers if I’m not hungry enough for a full-on burger.
Check out their weekly specials that can change up your favorite late night meal with creative toppings and flavors.
Their Davie location is open until 3 am.
1030 Davie St, Vancouver
Chit Chat Burger Bar
Chit Chat Burger Bar is a gourmet burger bar on the Granville Strip in Downtown Vancouver with friendly service and a casual lounge setting.
Their burgers are affordably priced at under $10 and you can substitute for a gluten-free bunch for $2.20.
Their signature Chit Chat burger features a 5oz patty, brioche bun, tomato, green leaf lettuce, onion, fried egg, grilled zucchini, garlic aioli, mustard and ketchup.
Their milkshakes are also over the top like Churro & Banana and Strawberry Cheesecake.
Chit Chat invites guests to enjoy their gourmet burgers late night until 2 am on Thursdays and Fridays, until 1 am on Saturday, Tuesday and Wednesdays and until midnight on Sundays.
Chit Chat Burger offers a late night happy hour in Vancouver from 9:30 pm – 1 am featuring specials on drinks.
955 Granville St, Vancouver
Late Night Poutine Vancouver
Fritz European Fry House
Located in the Granville Entertainment district of Downtown Vancouver, Fritz is a small poutinerie with limited seating and a walk up window.
On the menu are fries, poutine, hot dogs as well as dips. If you are feeling particularly hungry, they have jumbo and bucket-sized poutines.
You can also enhance your poutine with extra toppings like pulled pork, Montreal smoked meat, vegan cheese and crumbled bacon.
Fritz is open until 2 am Wednesday – Sunday and until 9 pm other nights.
718 Davie St, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Chinese Food
Sandy La Chinese Restaurant
Sandy La Chinese Restaurant on Victoria Drive is where you can indulge in your cravings for late night Cantonese-style Chinese food in Vancouver.
They have a menu dedicated to late night eats which includes 133 items.
Some highlights include different types of congee (like live clams; lean pork with century egg; pork blood; minced beef and more), fried rice (like spicy minced pork with tofu diced chicken with sweet corn; minced beef; shredded chicken and more) and fried noodles (like chicken; soy sauce and so forth).
Their food is quite reasonable with most items under $10. Here is a screenshot of the menu below.
5257 Victoria Dr, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Indian Food
Dosa Factory on Kingsway offers Indo-Chinese North Indian and Tandoori dishes.
They specialize in dosas, which are South Indian style fermented crepes made with white lentil and rice and have fillings inside. Dosa Factory offers over 100 types of dosa, so there is somethihg for everyone.
Some options include beef, lamb, chicken, potato & cauliflower, prawn vindaloo, butter chicken and more.
Dosa Factory is open until 3 am daily.
1345 Kingsway, Vancouver
Vancouver Late Night Pho
Pho Extreme Xe Lua
Pho Extreme Xe Lua at Cambie and West Broadway is where you indulge in late night pho in Vancouver.
The restaurant is open until 5 am on Fridays and Saturdays and until 4 am on other nights.
Their pho selections include Steak, Steak & Brisket, Beef Balls, Steak Tripe; Vegetable, Tofu and more. One unique pho option is the Spicy Sate Beef Pho with peanut sauce.
On the menu are also vermicelli bowls and banh mi.
One of their most delectable specialties are the Signature Butter Chicken Wings.
457 W Broadway, Vancouver
Late Night Vegan Food
Bad Apple Vegan Restaurant
Bad Apple Vegan Restaurant in the Hastings-Sunrise neighbourhood offers a tantalizing vegan late night menu with gluten-free and nut-free friendly options.
Some of the popular late night eats include Three Cheese Grilled Cheese (with house-made cashew cheddar, mozza and feta on a ciabatta); Grilled Brie & Red Onion Jam Sandwich; Ballpark Nachos (with House-made queso and pico de gallo) and Cauliflower Wings.
Bad Apple is until 2 am on Fridays and Saturdays and until 1 am on other nights.
2481 E Hastings St
Vancouver Late Night Date
Bacchus Restaurant & Lounge
Tucked away inside the Wedgewood Hotel & Spa in Downtown Vancouver, Bacchus Restaurant offers elegant European-inspired cuisine, a curated wine list, and excellent service for those seeking a finer late night experience.
Guests love the charming and sophisticated decor that conjures images of a historic British manor in the heart of the city. They are a great place for a late night date in Vancouver.
Bacchus is also one of the best places for upscale drinks in Vancouver.
They are open Sunday – Wednesday until midnight and Thursday – Saturday until 1 am.
845 Hornby St, Vancouver, BC
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