Best heated outdoor dining destinations in Vancouver

Mar 2 2021, 11:41 pm

While we patiently wait for summer and patio season, we are still keen to eat and drink in the great outdoors…as long as there are heaters, so cue this list of the best heated outdoor dining destinations in Vancouver.

Heated outdoor dining is where it’s at, so let’s break down the spots in this city where you can head and indulge in the warmth of heat lamps while still soaking up the fresh, open-air (although, we’d still recommend wearing jackets at most of these spots).

Here are the 12 best places for heated outdoor dining in Vancouver.

The Victor


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This downtown restaurant located inside Parq Vancouver has a heated patio where you can head to enjoy all the North American steak and seafood your heart desires.

Address: 39 Smithe Street, Vancouver
Phone: 778-370-8600


Brix & Mortar

Brix & Mortar offers a cozy glass-covered courtyard space and chic outdoor patio that is illuminated by seven-tier glass chandeliers. Both of these spaces are heated.

Address: 1138 Homer Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-915-9463

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Provence Marinaside

We love heading to this Yaletown spot no matter what the weather is because of the enclosed and heated patio. Enjoy a glass of wine from their amazing selection or opt for a patio brunch instead.

Address: 1177 Marinaside Crescent, Vancouver
Phone: 604-681-4144



With views of the Marina and Stanley Park, Cardero’s has one of the most enjoyable patios during the colder months – and with fantastic food too.

Address: 1583 Coal Harbour Quay, Vancouver
Phone: 604-669-7666

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Lift Bar & Grill

The two-story patio at Lift Bar & Grill overlooks Coal Harbour and has a stunning view of Stanley Park. With heaters and a fire pit available on the patio, you can enjoy the amazing views all year long. Enjoy their happy hour specials daily from 3 till 6 pm.

Address: 333 Menchion Mews, Vancouver
Phone: 604-689-5438

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There’s no need to step inside of Coast to enjoy its signature West Coast seafood, as the Alberni Street staple boasts a solid heated patio for patrons to enjoy.

Address: 1054 Alberni Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-685-5010


Per se Social Corner

Yaletown’s Per se Social Corner has a fantastic patio that is a great place to enjoy a meal or a glass of wine. It has been enclosed for the colder months, so it’s pretty cozy once you’re seated.

Address: 891 Homer Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-428-6111

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Seasons in the Park

Enjoy the stunning view of the city, water, and mountains from Seasons in the Park’s heated patio all year long.

Address: 33rd Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-874-8008

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Whether you’re heading to Glowbal’s for a drink or the full meal deal, the spacious heated patio is bound to have a seat for you.

Address: 590 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-602-0835


The Sandbar

Granville Island staple The Sandbar has a heated patio available for patrons year-round, and it comes complete with amazing views of the water.

Address: 1535 Johnston Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-669-9030

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Italian Kitchen


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This Burrard Street eatery has a great enclosed patio where you can enjoy its signature pasta dishes and a great drink program as well.

Address: 860 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-687-2858


Ancora Waterfront Dining

Ancora’s False Creek patio is beautiful and has heaters to make the most of the space in the colder months. We would recommend a heavier coat if it’s a colder day, but it’s a great place to cozy up and enjoy a meal in the open air.

Address: 1600 Howe Street #2, Vancouver
Phone: 604-681-1164


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