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Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouver

Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouver

With Halloween behind us, and everyone focusing on the holidays ahead, many of us will naturally be looking to spend the final months of the year with forgotten high school friends, old college roommates, close friends, and of course our loved ones.

There is no better way to reminisce about the good old days with a big pitcher of beer, a nice glass of wine, or of course something much stronger (Jägerbombs!), while soaking in the amazing views we are blessed to have in Vancouver.

Best places to drink with a view in Vancouver

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The Observatory

This high end restaurant is situated on top of Grouse Mountain in North Vancouver. On a clear sunny day, this restaurant provides unobstructed views of downtown Vancouver, with the downtown lights providing an unforgettable view at night. If you’re looking to take your significant other out for an anniversary, The Observatory offers great drinks, and food while giving you an amazing view of the city. The Observatory also awarded Top Wine Dining Destination 2015 by Wine Spectator.


Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouver

Top of Vancouver Restaurant

Situated 553 feet above street level, Top of Vancouver Restaurant offers an experience unlike any other in the city. Sitting at the very top of the Harbour Centre, the restaurants windows are specifically angled for maximum viewing of the city below, and completes one revolution every 60 minutes. If you are looking for a place to celebrate an anniversary, or try something out of the ordinary, this experience is one to go for!


Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouver - Best Rooftop Patios in Vancouver


Lift has the perfect rooftop patio to make a good impression on a date. It offers gorgeous views of Stanley Park, the city’s most famous attraction, Canada Place and the North Shore. Lift offers guests the perfect opportunity during the holiday season to get together with old friends, or go out on a date while appreciating the great city we all live in. Their signature drink is the Spicy Prawn Caesar (Sky vodka, spicy prawn, fresh ginger, and horseradish).


Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouver

Steamworks Brewing Co.

If you’re planning on pre-gaming with a few friends before a night out on the town, Steamworks Brewing Co. is the perfect place to “soak in” Vancouver’s natural beauty while you are hard at work taking down those Tequila shots. They offer a multi-level location, with its own beer brewed on site, while supplying large comfy lounge chairs near large windows that gives visitors a breathe taking view of the Burrard Inlet, and North Shore mountains.


Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouvervia Yelp

Mahony & Sons Public House (Burrard Landing)

Chris, Peter, Mike, Gerard, and Paddy Mahony make up the management team at Mahony & Sons. They are five of the eleven children of Peter and Leonie Mahony, who moved to Vancouver in the early seventies. Offering a cool, laid back Irish atmosphere, you can come out for a nice relaxing night with your friends, and family while enjoying some of the best drought beers in town.


Best Places To Drink With A View In Vancouver

The Boathouse Resaturant

What goes perfectly with a glass of wine? How about some fresh lobster, shrimp, lobster, mussels, and fish! Seafood is Boathouse’s calling card, and their views do not fail either. With eight locations offering enviable views in Vancouver, West Vancouver, Richmond, White Rock and Port Moody, this local chain is a do-not-miss year round. Whether it be for a summer time patio date, or a winter time Christmas party with the office, The Boathouse Restaurant offers a wide variety of wines from across the globe, and a happy hour drink menu available 3pm-6pm daily.


Where’s your favorite place to drink with a view in Vancouver? Let us know in the comments below!


Written by: Hamed Amiri

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