Vancouver's most romantic restaurants

By Vancity Buzz

  • Jules Bistro

    Embracing a decidedly vintage French look and feel, this charming little Gastown restaurant simply oozes romance.

  • Cinara

    Make a big impression at this small and intimate West Pender restaurant. 

  • Wildebeest

    Please the tongue and satisfy the belly at Wildebeest. 

  • Mosquito

    This intimate, dimly lit champagne and dessert bar is the perfect spot to enjoy an after dinner drink, as well as a decadent treat or two.

  • Chambar

    With outstanding food, sensational cocktails, beautiful décor, and a sultry atmosphere come the evening, this Beatty Street haunt ticks all the right boxes.

  • BlackTail Restaurant & Lounge

    Soak up the incredibly chic décor at BlackTail Restaurant and savour a range of well-executed and beautifully presented dishes.

  • Tableau Bar Bistro

    Situated on Melville Street in Coal Harbour, Tableau Bar Bistro is open for dinner nightly. What makes this spot so romantic is its fabulously French-inspired food and décor.

  • Prohibition

    Dimly lit, this speakeasy-esque venue offers lots of intimate spaces for two. Huddle up to your loved one on the studded couches, while sipping on carefully crafted cocktails, and nibbling on enticing small plates.

  • Hawksworth Restaurant

    This sophisticated downtown restaurant might be somewhat of a wallet buster, but it offers a tantalizing menu of high quality, well-executed plates.

  • Pourhouse

    Romance your loved one at this softly lit Gastown establishment.

  • Cork & Fin

    Exposed brick walls, aged wooden accents, white table cloths, and candles make for a seriously romantic time at Gastown's Cork & Fin.

  • Brix & Mortar

    Enjoy an upscale nosh on the restaurant’s signature glass-covered courtyard space, or a drink on the renovated outdoor patio, which is illuminated by seven-tier glass chandeliers.

  • Ancora Waterfront Dining and Patio

    Gaze out at over the water at this sleek, modern fine dining restaurant.

  • UVA Wine & Cocktail Bar

    If dark and sultry is what you’re after, then you can’t go past UVA Wine & Cocktail Bar. 

  • L’Abattoir

    Housed in a refurbished 19th century brick and beam building, L’Abattoir delivers both a memorable setting and an enticing French-influenced menu.

  • Finch & Barley

    Somewhat of hidden gem, Finch & Barley is a top spot for date night in North Van. 

  • The Blind Sparrow

    This laid-back gastro-pub offers up casual food (plus brews) and shareable plates in a relaxed yet romantic atmosphere.

  • Mission

    Boasting a sophisticated yet approachable space, Mission, is particularly suited for date night. 

  • The Mackenzie Room

    This compact, retro-chic casual fine dining restaurant, in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, simply exudes a relaxed elegance.

  • Oakwood Canadian Bistro

    For those searching for a cozy, intimate spot, to indulge on the spoils served up, The Oakwood is the perfect place to retreat to.

  • The Acorn

    One of Vancouver's well-loved vegetarian restaurants also offers a gorgeous setting to dine in.