Best patios in the Tri-Cities

Dec 19 2017, 10:01 pm

Looking for an open air venue beyond the Vancouver city limits where you can soak up warm-weather days and summery vibes? Read on to discover where you can find the best patios in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, and Port Moody.


Cactus Club Coquitlam

With a ton of seating, a covered area, and umbrellas galore, the wraparound patio at Cactus Club Cafe’s Coquitlam outpost is a great spot to kick back and relax on a warm summer’s day.

Address: 110 – 101 Schoolhouse Street, Coquitlam
Phone: 604-777-0440
Twitter: @cactusclubcafe

JOEY – Coquitlam

Photo courtesy JOEY Restaurants

Photo courtesy JOEY Restaurants

JOEY Coquitlam’s casual 79-seat patio is prime real estate on a sunny day. The L-shaped, open air spot features a fire pit and over head lamps, which provide just the right amount of light for when an afternoon of drinking turns into an evening of drinking.

Address: 550 Lougheed Hwy, Coquitlam
Phone: 604-939-3077
Twitter: @JOEYRestaurants

The Gillnetter Pub

Sitting on the banks of the Pitt River, the patio at the Gillnetter is a local favourite. With a seafood forward menu, as well as traditional pub classics, it’s the perfect spot to sit and sip the afternoon away.

Address: 1864 Argue Street, Port Coquitlam
Phone: 604-941-5599
Twitter: @GillnetterPub

Earls Port Coquitlam

Earls Poco is a popular spot for sun seekers. The 140-seat patio offers endless sunshine and a relaxed vibe. Under strung up lanterns and umbrellas enjoy Earls’ solid menu choices, along with a refreshing beverage or two.

Address: 2850 Shaugnessy Street, Port Coquitlam
Phone: 604-941-1733
Twitter: @EarlsPoco

The Burke Beer House

Photo courtesy of The Burke Beer House

Photo courtesy The Burke Beer House

It may be on the smaller side but The Burke Beer House’s covered 20-seat patio is a great place to sit and linger, especially on a sunny afternoon. Grab a seat and tuck into comforting dishes, like pulled pork poutine or mac and cheese. Complete your meal with an ice cold pint.

Address: 2099 Lougheed Hwy, Port Coquitlam
Phone: 604-554-0198
Twitter: @BurkeBeerHouse

Yellow Dog Brewing

Photo courtesy Yellow Dog Brewing

Photo courtesy Yellow Dog Brewing

Situated among several industrial buildings on Murray Street, family-run Yellow Dog Brewing not only boasts an impressive open concept space but it also features a welcoming yard. While not precisely is patio, the area is shrouded by trees and complete with picnic tables. Secure a seat out in the beer garden-esque space and throw back quality, locally crafted beers.

Address: 1 – 2817 Murray Street, Port Moody
Phone: 604-492-0191
Twitter: @YellowDogBeer

Brew Street Craft & Kitchen

Photo courtesy Brew Street Craft & Kitchen

Photo courtesy Brew Street Craft & Kitchen

Residing in the space that once belonged to the Golden Spike Pub, Brew Street Craft & Kitchen features a fresh, locally sourced menu, 77 beers on tap, and a sunny patio. The outdoor space features two fire pits, two couches, and a scattering of tables and chairs.

Address: 3224 St. John’s Street, Port Moody
Phone: 604-492-3883
Twitter: @BrewStPortMoody

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