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Best Vancouver Patios 2021: Rooftop, Restaurants, With a View

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Help support your local patios by discovering new spots, chilling at old favourites and soaking up a little vitamin D! Here is a list of Best Vancouver Patios 2021 as determined by survey results conducted by PATIO Vancouver – an initiative between 15 neighborhood Business Improvement Associations, Phillips Brewing Co.VancityTourism Vancouver, Vancouver Hotel Destination Association and the City of Vancouver.

Best Vancouver Patios 2021: Rooftop, Restaurants, With a View
Reflections: The Garden Terrace / Credit: Reflections

Best Vancouver Patios Overall

  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • The Roof @ Black and Blue
  • Joe Fortes
  • Brix & Mortar
  • Seasons in the Park
Best Vancouver Patios 2021: Rooftop, Restaurants, With a View
The Roof @ Black and Blue / Credit: Black and Blue
Joe Fortes Patio Restaurant Vancouver
Joe Fortes
Brix & Mortar / Credit: Brix & Mortar
Seasons in the Park

Best Permanent Patios

  • Local Kits
  • Local Gastown
  • Tap and Barrel Olympic Village
  • Mahoney
  • Black and Blue

Best Vancouver Rooftop Patios

  • The Roof @ Black and Blue
  • Joe Fortes
  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • Darby’s Kitsilano

Best Hotel Patio

  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • H2 Tasting Lounge (Westin)
  • Pop Up Patio (Fairmont Pacific Rim)
  • Dockside (Granville Island Hotel)
Fairmont Pacific Rim / Credit: Fairmont Pacific Rim

Best Temporary/Extended/Curbside

  • Stable House Bistro
  • 33 Acres Brewing
  • Dachi

Best Garden Oasis

  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • The Roof @ Black & Blue
  • Minami

Best Vacation Vibe Patio

  • Las Margaritas
  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • Havana
  • Tocador

Most Romantic Vancouver Patios

  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • Robba Da Matti – West End
  • Brix & Mortar
  • The Roof @ Black and Blue
Robba Da Matti

Best Vancouver Patios for First Dates

  • Minami
  • Water Street Cafe
  • Per Se Social Corner

Best Vancouver Patios for a Celebration: anniversary, birthday, etc.

  • The Roof @ Black and Blue
  • Joe Fortes
  • Havana
  • Ancora

Best Patio for Brunch

  • OEB Yaletown
  • Yolks – East Village
  • Cafe Medina

Best Pet-Friendly Patio

  • Red Truck Brewing
  • Mahony’s Tavern – False Creek
  • Tap and Barrel – Olympic Village

Best Family Friendly Patio

  • Rock Mountain Flatbread
  • Burgoo
  • Tap and Barrel

Best Designed Patio

  • The Roof @ Black and Blue
  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
  • Stable House Bistro

Best Back Alley Patio

  • Tacofino Gastown
  • Chupito
  • Gringo
  • Bimini’s Beer Hall

Best Patio Downtown Vancouver

  • The Roof @ Black and Blue
  • Cactus Club Convention Centre
  • Reflections: The Garden Terrace (Rosewood Hotel Georgia)
Cactus Club Convention Centre
Cactus Club Convention Centre

Best Patio West End

  • Craft
  • Cactus Club
  • Score on Davie
Craft / Credit: Craft

Best Patio Robson

  • Joe Fortes
  • Forage
  • Ladure
  • CinCin
CinCin / Credit: CinCIn

Best Patio Gastown

  • Local
  • Tacofino
  • Water Street Cafe
water street cafe
Water Street Cafe

Best Patio W 4th

  • Simpatico
  • Las Margaritas
  • Sophies Cosmic Cafe
  • Kokomo

Best Patio Strathcona

  • Strathcona Brewing
  • Superflux
  • Belgard Kitchen

Best Patio Yaletown

  • The Keg
  • Earls
  • Yaletown Brewing Co.
  • Brix and Mortar

Best Patio Mt Pleasant

  • Burgoo
  • Anh and Chi
  • Sing Sing
  • Tocador

Best Patio Kerrisdale

  • Zubu Ramen
  • Bufala
  • Honolulu Coffee

Best Patio Cambie

  • Vijs
  • Biercraft
  • Public Plaza @ 18th (JJ Bean)

Best Patio Hastings Crossing

  • Nemisis Coffee
  • The Pint
  • The GPO

Best Patio Pt Grey Village

  • Burgoo
  • Four Olives
  • Browns Social House

Best Patio Olympic Village

  • Tap & Barrel
  • Craft
  • Ophelia

Best Patio Vancouver Chinatown

  • The Keefer Yard
  • Boxcar
  • Mila

Best Patio Coal Harbour

  • Carderos
  • Lift Bar + Grill
  • H Tasting Lounge

Best Patio East Van

  • Do Chay
  • Bells and Whistles
  • B-side / Say Mercy

Best Patio False Creek

  • Mahony’s Tavern
  • The Wicklow
  • Ancora

Best Patio Kits Beach

  • Local
  • Boathouse
  • Lucky Taco
  • Cider House

Best Patio East Village

  • Yolks
  • Parallel 49
  • Dachi

Best Patio W Broadway

  • Colony
  • The Eatery
  • Nuba
  • Elwoods

Best Patio Marpole

  • Milltown
  • The Meat Up
  • The Yard

Best Patio Granville Island

  • Dockside (Granville Island Hotel)
  • Bridges
  • The Sandbar

Best Patio in Commercial Drive

  • Havana
  • Livia
  • Lunch Lady

Best Patio South Granville

  • Stable House Bistro
  • Bin 4 Burger Lounge
  • The Rise Eatery
  • Goodge Place

Best Patio for Sushi

  • Miku
  • Minami
  • The General Public

Best Patio for Tacos

  • Tacofino Gastown
  • Las Margaritas
  • La Taqueria – Yukon St

Best Patio for Margaritas

  • Las Margaritas
  • Tacofino Gastown
  • Havana

Best locally owned / small business patio

  • Say Mercy! (B-Side Patio)
  • Twisted Fork
  • Federal Store

Best Patio to Beat the Heat

  • Cactus Club English Bay
  • Local Kits
  • Rain or Shine West 4th Ave

Best Vancouver Patios for a Glass of Rose

  • Joe Fortes
  • La Fabrique St-George
  • Dockside (Granville Island Hotel)
  • Sprezzatur
  • Bridges

Best Neighbourhood to enjoy Rose on the Patio

  • Yaletown
  • West 4th Ave
  • Downtown Waterfront
  • West End (English Bay)

Best Vancouver Brewery Patio

  • Parrallel 49
  • 33 Acres
  • Red Truck
  • Yaletown Brewing Co

Best Neighbourhood for Beer on the Patio

  • Mount Pleasant
  • Strathcona
  • West 4th

Best Neigbourhood for Sunny Patios

  • West 4th
  • West End
  • Mount Pleasant

Best Neighbourhood for Rainy Day Patios

  • Yaletown
  • Gastown
  • West 4th Ave
  • Mount Pleasant

Best Neighbourhood for Patios with a View

  • Downtown (Waterfront/Convention Centre)
  • West End (English Bay)
  • Kits Beach

Best Neighbourhood for People Watching Patios

  • Yaletown
  • Mt Pleasant
  • Kits/W 4th
  • English Bay / West End

Check out the PATIO map of over 300 Vancouver patios! It includes heated, covered and pet-friendly patios, plus patios that take reservations and are open rain or shine.