Vancouver, Canada is one of the most exciting cities in North America. Not only do you get to look at gorgeous views of the mountains and ocean all day, but when night falls, the fun really starts. If you’re looking to grab a cocktail (or two), or maybe hit the dance floor, these bars are all worth a visit. Check them out the next time you’re in the Pacific Northwest.
1. The Blarney Stone
This Irish bar gets rocking. If you love live music and a packed house, you’d better visit the Blarney Stone in Vancouver.
Live Music tonight by the foot stomping good time band @the_sheets plus @djzeusofficial in the booth 10pm-3am! #FridayFeels • • • • • #vancouver #van #vancity #gastown #gastownevents #yvr #yvrevents #livemusic #livemusicvan #vancouvermusic #vancouverlivemusic #party #irishpub #604 #eastvan #vancitydrinks #vancityevents #ilovevan #ilovevancouver
2. Storm Crow
Located on Commercial Drive, Storm Crow is a fantasy lover’s dream bar. It features plenty of games, memorabilia, and even science fiction readings from up and coming authors.
So now that the ladder of chaos that is Game of Thrones is over, we would like to mention our very special guests from @dirkgentlybbc who are filming season 2 in Vancouver including @uptomyknees1985, @Osricchau and some other guy! They were kind enough to take picture with us and sign a HUGE poster that will be put up in the Tavern asap! Just another reason to look forward to 2019!
3. The Shameful Tiki Room
Featuring expertly crafted vintage exotic cocktails, The Shameful Tiki Room offers a unique experience you won’t find anywhere else in the city. The decor has been imported from all over the world from places like Tonga and Fiji, and it sets the mood perfectly.
Introducing the “Groaning Jungle Killer” here for Negroni week June 5-11th at The Shamefuk Tiki Room! Delicious flavours of coconut, lime, Campari, vermouth and secrets ? created by our libation alchemist, @sheadhogan Get it while its hot! Proceeds go to charity! #negroniweek #campari #vermouth #junglekiller #shamefultikiroom #eastvan #yvr #mainstreet #tikibar #tikiparty #gosheago
If you love Gin, you’re in for a real treat when you visit Vancouver. Juniper features handcrafted cocktails and Cascadian-inspired fare that celebrates the best of the West Coast and Canada.
Feel like a boozy, yet elegant expression of a walk through the woods? Come in to @junipervancouver for a Forester. A delightful mix of Sorrel infused Tanqueray no. Ten, fino sherry, dry vermouth, vanilla infused green Chartreuse, and Fir tip infused vodka, this dry and aromatic beauty from the mind of @maxborrowman is not something you want to miss out on. . . . . #Spiritedadventures #vancity #yvr #vancouver #chinatownyvr #dranks #imbibe #craftcocktail #summer #menu #localflavours #seasonal #gin #vermouth #mixology #stirred #bartender
5. Pourhouse Restaurant
The Pourhouse might just be offering the best cocktails in the entire city. The restaurant is located in Gastown, serving creative cocktails in a century old converted warehouse.
6. The Diamond
Also located in Gastown, The Diamond is a craft cocktail lounge full of charm. It overlooks the busy Maple Tree Square so you can watch out the windows while you taste the amazing beverages.