Whether you’re Irish or not, St. Patrick’s Day is always an excuse for good food and good brews. If you’re looking to celebrate in Vancouver, head to one of these five Irish bars where you can eat your fill for $10 or less.
Starting the festivities early? Fuel up for the day ahead with a hearty meal of eggs, bacon, hashbrowns and toast for $6.50. Or, visit this Granville joint in the afternoon for one of Mamma Foxs Meat Pies for just $7. Johnnie definitely knows what’s up.
Address: 1033 Granville Street, Vancouver
Not only do they have over 30 craft beers on tap to choose from, but this Irish pub also uses fresh and local ingredients to create delicious pub fare. Choose from pulled pork, rockfish, or falafel tacos for $9.95, or try their house made zucchini tots for $8.95.
Address: 2001 MacDonald Street, Vancouver
Address: 16 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
Voted Irish Whiskey Bar of the Year in 2015, the Irish Heather serves up classic share plates like mac and cheese and whiskey meatballs for $9 each. If you’re saving your calories for beer, get your greens in with their Superfood Salad for $10.
Address: 210 Carrall Street, Vancouver
Head to this Kitsilano pub for live celtic music and budget-friendly grub all night long. Grab a couple of their cajun chicken or lemon pepper basa tacos for $4 each, or go for the $9.50 classic poutine.
Address: 3617 West Broadway, Vancouver
Be sure to check out this local Irish pub’s St. Paddy’s Day party featuring live music and all day drink specials. Indulge in some Irish classics like their Black Pudding Toasties for $9, or Whisky Cured Salmon Toasties for $8.50.
Address: 1601 Main Street, Vancouver