Here's where to find the best soup in Vancouver

Sep 20 2018, 3:56 am

When it comes to food, soup is the best way to warm up on a chilly day and there are plenty of those to come now that summer is long behind us.

A classic go-to meal and the ultimate comfort food, Vancouver has plenty of spots that offer up soups that will be sure to satisfy your taste buds.

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Whether you prefer smooth sippers or hearty soups, there are so many restaurants and cafes around Vancouver that you can count on for flavourful, filling, and comforting bowls.

Here are our picks for where you can find the best soup in Vancouver.

Liquids & Solids


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Liquids & Solids is a food development and production company specializing in fine soups and stews. When you need a nutritious, healthy lunch, this is your go to. Using only natural ingredients and no preservatives, they also have reasonable pricing for a soup and sandwich combo.

Address: 901 East Hastings, Vancouver
Phone: 604-336-7687

Address: 1550 W Broadway, Vancouver
Phone: 604-558-0544

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The Stock Market


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Located in the Granville Island Public Market, The Stock Market specializes in, you guessed it, soups. They use quality ingredients to ensure their soups are not only delicious, but nutritious and hearty too. Their soups do not have any additives, preservatives, or MSG, and they have daily soup specials as well that are constantly changing.

Address: 1689 Johnston Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-687-2433

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Rodney’s Oyster House


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Specializing in the freshest seafood and oysters in town, seafood lovers can expect to find great chowder at Rodney’s Oyster House. Head to one of their locations to try their New England Clam Chowder – creamy, rich, and so satisfying.

Address: 1228 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-609-0080

Address: 52 Powell Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-685-2005

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Matchstick YVR


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Matchstick’s several locations around town are known for their excellent coffee, however, what many locals may not know is that they have a rotating daily soup on their food menu. A great atmosphere together with a relaxing interior, it is one of our favourite spots to have some downtime or get some work done in a quiet environment.

Address: 639 E 15th Avenue (Fraser and Kingsway), Vancouver
Phone: 604-558-0639

Address: 213 E Georgia Street (at Main), Vancouver
Phone: 604-336-0213

Address: 4807 Main Street (at 32nd Avenue), Vancouver
Phone: 604-569-4807

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Harvest Community Foods


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Located in the Chinatown-Strathcona neighbourhood, Harvest Community Foods specializes in their noodle soups, all which are made with a variety of fresh vegetables and meats in rich homemade broths. It is a great local spot to drop by when you’re in the mood for a warm bowl of noodle soup.

Address: 243 Union Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-682-8851

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The Soup Meister


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The Soup Meister serves gourmet soups, stews, and chowders, freshly prepared every day at Lonsdale Quay Market in North Vancouver. It is one of the best local spots to grab a hearty bowl of soup, and you can also select from their pre-packaged soups, stocks, and sauces from their display fridge every day so you can stock up for the week.

Address: 123 Carrie Cates Court #103, North Vancouver
Phone: 604-983-2774

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Crab Park Chowdery


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Crab Park Chowdery is, as the name implies, a spot that specializes in chowder as well as sandwiches. Options include a classic New England Clam Chowder, a Loaded Baked Potato soup, a Smokey Tomato soup, and more. Pair it with one of their sandwiches for a hearty, comforting meal.

Address: 221 Abbott Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-565-2722

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Hokkaido Ramen Santouka


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When it comes to noodle soup, close to nothing beats a hot, steaming bowl of ramen with rich broth made from pork bones, it is one of the most satisfying meals on a cold day. At Hokkaido Ramen Santouka, a ramen chain that originated in Japan, choose from shio (salt) broth, shoyu (soy sauce) broth, or miso broth, to which you can customize your toppings.

Address: 1690 Robson Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-681-8121

Address: 558 W Broadway, Vancouver
Phone: 604-565-1770

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Try the award-winning seafood chowder at Forage, which comes with chicharron (crispy pork rinds) and quail eggs. Forage has a great reputation in Vancouver for its approach to sustainable food and cooking, and is a popular destination for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Address: 1300 Robson Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-661-1400

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Meat & Bread


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Made with only the highest quality ingredients, Meat & Bread is known for their simple, fast, and delicious sandwiches. Pair it with one of their daily soups for the perfect lunch that’s reasonably priced, served efficiently, and one of the best sandwiches in town.

Address: 370 Cambie Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-566-9003

Address: 1033 W Pender Street, Vancouver

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From French onion soup to classic tomato, you can’t go wrong at Burgoo when it comes to satisfying a soup craving.

Address: 1100 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-416-1444

Address: 2272 W 4 Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-734-3478

Address: 3096 Main Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-873-1441

Address: 3 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver
Phone: 604-904-0933

Address: 4434 W 10 Avenue,Vancouver
Phone: 604-221-7839

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