Best patios for brunch in Vancouver

Apr 25 2018, 11:50 pm

Vancouver has plenty of brunch-friendly cafes and restaurants that encourage you to sit back and relax in their open-air seating areas.

If you want to spend as much time outside as possible this summer indulge your love of our favourite mid-morning meal, then check out our list of best patios for brunch in Vancouver.

Beach Bay Cafe

Photo courtesy Beach Bay Cafe + Patio

Photo courtesy Beach Bay Cafe + Patio.

The Beach Bay Cafe and Patio offers diners a welcoming 35-seat park-facing patio. With ocean views, Beach Bay Cafe’s patio is a fantastic place to enjoy an al fresco weekend brunch.

Address: 1193 Denman Street, Vancouver
Phone:  604-685-7337

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Photo courtesy Ancora.

Enjoy Ancora’a False Creek-facing patio this season. Patrons can expect a unique and eclectic mix of brunch plates, which take their cue from Peruvian and Japanese cuisine.

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

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The patio at Dalina is the perfect spot for a sunny afternoon in Vancouver. The cozy patio is open year round with a covered top and lights strung across the ceiling. Head over for a little brunch, grocery shopping and a bit of coffee.

Address: 687 Main Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-428-4364


Farmer’s Appentice

This quaint patio only sits a handful of guests but might just be the coziest one on the list. The brunch menu changes weekly offering hyper-local fare crafted by the kitchen.

Address: 1535 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-620-2070

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Bells & Whistles

Bells and Whistles is a new burger joint in East Van, but they also offer daily brunch. Head on down to this patio that’s great for chilly mornings because the space is heated.

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


Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar offers weekend brunch on their sunny Burrard Street patio.

Address: 845 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-642-2900

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The patio at Dockside is hard to beat when it comes to epic views, especially when you’ve got a side of benedict on your table.

Address: 1253 Johnston Street (Granville Island), Vancouver
Phone: 604-685-7070

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You can never go wrong with the tree-lined patio at Chambar when choosing a place for patio brunch.

Address: 568 Beatty Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-879-7119

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Edible Canada

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If you’d prefer a chair to the benches around Granville Island Market, look no further that Edible Canada, a great place to get brunch.

Address: 1596 Johnston Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-682-6681

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Joe Fortes

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Joe Fortes has one of the best rooftop patios in the city and they also happen to have an aweome brunch menu too.

Address: 777 Thurlow Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-669-1940

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Lift Bar & Grill

The Coal Harbour restaurant offers brunch goers an awesome selection of breakfast grub.

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

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WildTale Coastal Grill

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WildTale’s brunch selection paired with their sunny patio is a recipe for success.

1079 Mainland Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-428-9211

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The Whip

The Whip is a great al fresco dining option to enjoy all the brunch classics.

Address: 209 East 6th Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-874-4687

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This Commercial Drive spot has recently revamped its menu and its look after coming under new ownership, definitely worth a meal if you’re in the neighbourhood and want to chill on a killer patio.

Address: 1212 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
Instagram: @havanavancouver

The Local

 The Local's patio is hugely popular on a sunny day! (The Local)

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Whether you’re aiming to snatch a seat in Kits or on the new Gastown spot’s patio, there’s no denying Local is one of the best places to enjoy brunch under the rays.

Address: 2210 Cornwall Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-734-3589

Address: 3 Alexander Street, Vancouver
Phone: 778-737-4277

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Sophie’s Cosmic Cafe

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This charm of this quirky Kitsilano spot’s interior decor continues onto their outdoor patio, a fantastic place to enjoy a mid-morning meal in the sun.

Address: 2095 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-732-6810

The Distillery

This Yaletown spot is a total suntrap and a great place to take down some seriously delicious brunch.

Address: 1131 Mainland Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-669-2255

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