14 restaurants perfect for a fun date night in Vancouver

Feb 4 2022, 9:20 pm

You don’t always have to splash out on a date.Ā Sometimes, our most memorable moments happen when we’re eating great food for a great price and having fun with a special someone.

We put together a few of the city’s best low-key restaurants where you should take a date the next time you are craving fries, fun, and connection.

The Eatery


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Sushi is a classic Vancouver date idea because people in this city can’t get enough spicy tuna. The EateryĀ is just as colourful and creative as its unique sushi rolls, so splitting a few orders with your date is a good call.

Address: 3431 West Broadway, Vancouver
Phone: 604-738-5298

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Sneaky Pete’s

Take your date to Sneaky Pete’s and see what they’re working with! You can split a pizza, have drinks, and rent a pool table by the hour to have it all to yourselves.

Address:Ā 424 Mclean Drive, Vancouver
Phone:Ā 604-292-6692


Pizzeria Ludica


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Whether your date is only familiar at Yahtzee or wants to take you down in a game ofĀ Catan, you can have a blast together at this pizza and board games restaurant.

Address: 189 Keefer Place, Vancouver

Address: 1601 Carnarvon Street, New Westminster
Phone:Ā 604-553-2232

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Kobe Japanese Steakhouse

Talk about dinner and a show, the hibachi experience at KobeĀ will give you and your date plenty to watch, eat, and talk about.

Address: 1042 Alberni Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-684-2451

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Take a trip to Cuba for your date at Havana. This funky Commercial Drive restaurant also has a theatreĀ where you can take in live music, improv comedy, and more.

Address: 1212 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
Phone: 604-253-9119

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The Keefer Yard


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The mini-golf course at The Keefer YardĀ is definitely where you should take a date who loves a little friendly competition.

Address: 135 Keefer Street, Vancouver
Phone:Ā 604-688-1961

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Colony – Granville Street

The Colony on Granville Street is ideal for a lively night out because you can eat, drink, and play arcade games. This is a choice pick for a group date activity or a casual hangout.

Address: 965 Granville Street, Vancouver

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Drink boozy slushies and play old-school video games at GlitchĀ for a fun night out with your date.

Address: 2287 West Broadway Street, Vancouver
Phone:Ā 604-288-4400

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Kevin And Kevin

This Chinatown spot is loud, colourful, and full of fun ā€“ especially if you’re trying to impress a plant-based date with a cold-pressed juice addiction.

Address: 488 Gore Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-558-4305

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Back and Forth Bar


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If you and your date can’t play a few friendly rounds of ping pong together, then your long-term prospects might not be so good. Better find out sooner than later if they’re a sore loser by taking them here!

Address: 303 Columbia Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-564-7664

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The Chickadee Room

Filled with neon light, theĀ Chickadee RoomĀ at Juke is a buzz-worthy late-night snack and cocktail bar you can hit with your date after a movie.

Address: 182 Keefer Street, Vancouver
Phone:Ā 604-336-5853

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Possibly the most fun you can have with Japanese food, this playful hidden gem has daily specials that will make your head spin.

Address: 1626 West Broadway, Vancouver
Phone: 604-730-1678

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The American


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No date can resist burgers, beer, and pinball. Treat your special someone to a vibrant night out, especially if you join them for a special event like Superbowl, Super Smash Brothers tournament, or a movie night.

Address: 926 Main Street, Vancouver
Phone:Ā 778-945-6751

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Bells & Whistles


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If you have a date who loves beer, definitely bring them to Bells & WhistlesĀ where you can try rotating local beers, catch a game together, and have a chill meal of comfort food.

Address: 3296 FraserĀ Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-620-7990

Address: 4497 Dunbar Street, Vancouver

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