11 rooftop patios in Vancouver you need to visit this summer

Apr 27 2019, 10:09 pm

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 this patio category, which makes patio hopping the city’s skyline a total blast.

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From lush garden oases to sleek modern hangouts, check out our tops pick for must-try rooftop patios in Vancouver.

Reflections: The Garden Terrace


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This elegant outdoor lounge, located in the inner courtyard of the Hotel Rosewood Georgia’s fourth floor, is known for its outdoor bar, light tapas-inspired dishes, and magical laid-back vibe.

Address: 801 West Georgia Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-673-7043

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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 Roof at Black + Blue


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A true escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, Black + Blue’s rooftop not only offers a great selection of food and drinks but also a great atmosphere with ample opportunity for people watching.

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

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Prost Haus

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Prost Haus will be opening on the rooftop at 900 Granville Street above Dublin Calling for the first time on May 3. The enclosed year-round destination for food and beer will offer a menu of authentic German eats like pretzels, bratwurst, and schnitzel, which will be served alongside steins of chilled beer.

Address: Rooftop of 900 Granville Street, Vancouver

Vij’s Restaurant


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Head to this Vancouver institution on Cambie Street for a drink and a snack on its rooftop patio. Enclosed by a fence, bask in the glory the fresh air but still enjoy a cozy and casual vibe before dinner in the restaurant or stick around and make the patio your destination for the evening.

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

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The Keg Steakhouse + Bar – 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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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 away above the hustle of Nelson Street.

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


Lift Bar & Grill


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Located in scenic Coal Harbour, Lift has an elevated patio that’s definitely worth checking out if you haven’t already. The bi-level patio has ample seating, but if you can, head to the rooftop, and enjoy the views and the city skyline.

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

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D/6 Bar and Lounge


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This awesome hidden rooftop patio offers guests a menu of eats like sushi, salads, paninis, wings, charcuterie, and flatbreads daily from 11 am to 9 pm. D/6’s lounge has been fitted with a fully-stocked outdoor bar along with a fully-enclosed area so patrons can enjoy the space on rainy days too.

Address: 39 Smithe Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-683-7277


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 – bless.

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

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Joe Fortes


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Joe Fortes is an institution in the Vancouver food scene that brings a lot with it, including an unmatched rooftop garden patio. 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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