Best rooftop patios in Vancouver to check out this season

Apr 20 2021, 9:15 pm

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Best rooftop patios in Vancouver? No worries, we made the list. Because the only thing we love more than an awesome patio, is an awesome rooftop patio.

Lucky for Vancouverites, we’ve got a few stellar spaces to choose from in the patio category, making patio hopping the city’s skyline a total blast.

From lush garden oases to sleek modern hangouts, check out our list of the best rooftop patios in Vancouver.

Reflections: The Garden Terrace (opens May 1)

Reflections Rosewood Hotel Georgia

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It’s been a minute since we were able to enjoy this much-loved breezy space, so we’re very excited to announce it will be welcoming guests for the first time this season on May 1, 2021.

Address: Rosewood Hotel Georgia – 801 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-673-7043

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The Roof at Black + Blue

The Roof at Black+Blue

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One of downtown Vancouver’s favourite rooftop patios is going to look a little different the next time you visit it: The Roof at Black + Blue has reopened with a stunning garden-inspired makeover.

Address: 1032 Alberni Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-637-0777


The Wicklow Pub


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The Wicklow Pub’s waterfront patio is situated on the building’s upper level, making it one of the sunniest rooftop spaces on this list (that comes complete with a stunning view of False Creek).

Address: 610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
Phone: 604-879-0821

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The Keg – Yaletown


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The Keg’s Yaletown rooftop patio is one of the most sought-after open-air spaces in the city, spend an hour or two on it and you’ll understand why. Expect the classic Keg eats you know and love in a lively outdoor vibe.

Address: 1011 Mainland Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-633-2534

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We never pass up the opportunity to chill out on this Cambie Street staple’s upper outdoor patio. Vij’s is open from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm from Wednesday to Sunday.

Address: 3106 Cambie Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-736-6664

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Guu Garden


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Did someone say $9 mega beers? Head to this hopping izakaya for brews the size of your head, Japanese tapas, sake, and a sweet patio tucked up and away above the hustle of Nelson Street.

Address: 888 Nelson Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-899-0855



Joe Fortes

Joe Fortes is an institution in the Vancouver food scene that brings a lot with it, including an unmatched rooftop garden patio barely visible from the street. This awesome spot comes with expert service and a relaxing paradise-like atmosphere.

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

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Darby’s Public House


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Darby’s Kitsilano patio is a non-pretentious bar patio with an impressive line-up of BC craft beers and decent food specials. This sunny patio is one you can show up to in beach gear without getting any side-eye.

Address: 2001 Macdonald Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-731-0617

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