Sip and Savor at Vancouver's Best Lounges

When you want to kick back, relax and enjoy a few drinks with friends these Vancouver lounges have all of your bases covered.

In the mood for live music, lush cocktails and a sleek atmosphere? Head over to the Fairmont Pacific Rim's Lobby Lounge and RawBar. The cocktail list is well crafted and they have plenty of beer, wine and other boozy libations on hand to enjoy as you tap along to the tunes.

Urban vibes, craft cocktails and a lively atmosphere make the Keefer Bar a popular haunt in Vancouver. Join them for “Sweet Sip Thursdays” with Sweet Soul Burlesque. It's only $10 cover for the show their highly addictive Milk & Honey cocktails are $8–they go down super easy. Located in Vancouver's Chinatown, you're just a short walk from Gastown's nightlife district.

You can't go wrong with a sweet ending and Gastown's Mosquito is where you can find the perfect buzz. This dessert and champagne bar offers something different to Vancouver's nightlife scene. Not only are the desserts beautiful to look at they're incredibly delicious, especially when washed down with a glass of crisp champagne. Can we just mention how perfect Mosquito is for your next date night?

Whatever you're in the mood for, one of these ten best lounges will satisfy.

The Diamond is a little gem located on the second floor of a charming brick building in Gastown on Powell St. and Carrall St. The British Victorian decor in The Diamond Restaurant is complemented by a balanced blend of cocktails. Grab a seat by...  Read More

The Shameful Tiki Room is one of the most fun places to grab a drink in Vancouver. Once inside, soak up the super kitschy decor - carved masks, art, retro lighting, Hawaiian ads and post cards are scattered throughout the room. Without any...  Read More

Bacchus Piano Lounge

It's elegance personified at this hotel lounge, whose crackling fireplace, plush appointments, and polished wood detailing speak of Old World luxury. Great cocktails are a welcome standard after work as professionals stop in for moneyed...  Read More

Chambar is a hot destination for hungry bellies, but it's also known for inventive cocktails that will charm your taste buds. When you walk into Chambar, the buzz of happy diners, beautiful light fixtures and generous wood details offer a warm...  Read More

Nestled in Vancouver's historic Gastown, the Pourhouse Restaurant is a local favorite when it comes to good food and well-made cocktails. Lovely vintage pieces of furniture in the bar area complement the reclaimed wood used to build the...  Read More

Keefer Bar

When you're in the mood for a fun and lively evening, head to Chinatown and you'll find just the spot. The Keefer Bar is one of Vancouver's favorite places to grab a drink before or after dinner. Having been around for a number of years now,...  Read More

Uva is a contemporary-style Italian wine bar and cocktail lounge attached to boutique hotel, Moda. Lauren Mote is the bar manager and brings 15 years of experience as a sommelier and bartender by trade. Known locally in Vancouver for her...  Read More

The Rosewood Hotel Georgia brings splendour and glamor to Vancouver; it should be no surprise that it has been an iconic hotel since 1927. Prohibition is located in the basement of the hotel and this bar and lounge exudes decadence of the...  Read More

Mosquito says that they are "A champagne bar without the caviar. A dessert bar without the frosting." It's safe to say that owners, Alice Wu and Johan Friedrich, have nailed this unique and new-to-Vancouver concept. On the dessert menu,...  Read More

Standing tall in Vancouver's Coal Harbour is the Fairmont Pacific Rim. This luxury hotel is home the chic and lively Lobby Lounge and RawBar. From the moment you walk into the grand lobby, the sprawling ceilings, modern fireplace, eye-catching...  Read More


Meet Natasha John

Natasha is not born and raised in Vancouver, but is pretty certain it's her spirit hometown. After jumping around Canada, Texas, Arkansas and the UK, she has her feet firmly planted in...  More About Natasha

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