Top 10 Restaurants in Vancouver

Vancouver’s dining landscape is as diverse and spectacular as the city itself. From the hugely popular food truck offerings to 5 star luxury restaurants, you can find it all. The restaurants below have been consistently named as Vancouver’s top regularly. There are many, many great places beyond this list, but all of these are sure to impress!

Top 10 Restaurants Vancouver (in no particular order)

Blue Water Cafe

Located in Yaletown, this is “Vancouver’s definitive destination for seafood”.
* Just 15 minutes on transit or a 25 minute drive from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Hawksworth Restaurant

Right in the centre of Vancouver near the Art Gallery is “Three-time winner Best Upscale Restaurant in Vancouver featuring the best contemporary cuisine by Chef Hawksworth”
* Just 7 minutes on transit or a 13 minute walk from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Vij’s

Vancouver’s celebrity chef known on Dragon’s Den among other things, has built a small restaurant empire. His flagship restaurant is located on South Granville.
* Just 30 minutes on transit or a 13 minute drive from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Cioppino’s Mediterranean Grill & Enoteca

Consistent award winning Cioppino’s serves up amazing Italian & Mediterranean fare. Located in Yaletown.
* Just 15 minutes on transit or a 25 minute drive from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Hy’s Encore

No Restaurant top 10 list is complete without a steakhouse. Vancouver has many amazing, but Hy’s Encore regularly is mentioned at the top. Located 2 blocks from from the Art Gallery.
* Just 8 minutes on transit or a 13 minute walk from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

L’Abattoir

Located in historic and hip Gastown, between Gaoler’s Mews and Blood Alley. French influenced West Coast fare.
* Just 20 minutes on transit or a 30 minute walk from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Tojo’s

Known worldwide for creating the California Roll, Chef Hidekazu Tojo’s restaurant attracts celebrities, Japanese business men and local regulars. Go try his Omakase menu! Located on West Broadway.
* Just 30 minutes on transit or a 15 minute drive from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Chambar

Always packed, this Belgian restaurant boasts “unpretentious fine dining”. Three-star-Michelin-trained chef Nico Schuermans serves up Belgian cuisine & sustainable seafood. Located near the Rogers Arena.
* Just 13 minutes on transit or a 25 minute walk from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Cin Cin

Chef Andrew Richardson creates a feast for the senses. Contemporary wood-fired Italian cuisine located on Vancouver’s most famous street. It’s award-winning wine collection consists of over 1,000 labels from around the world.
* Just a 4 minute walk from the Tropicana Suite Hotel

Le Crocodile

Blending traditional French cooking with innovative Westcoast style, Le Crocodile is a long standing destination for Chef Michel Jacob, and remains one of the city’s most acclaimed and visited restaurants. Located just off Robson Street.
* Just a 11 minute walk from the Tropicana Suite Hotel