Enjoy Craft Beer and Tasty Bites at Vancouver's Brew Pubs and Breweries

A freshly poured cold pint of beer? You don't have to ask us twice. From lively spots where you can catch some live music to cozy spaces that are perfect for hangouts with friends, Vancouver has plenty to offer. Pair your beer with some delicious bites and you're set.

In East Vancouver, you'll find a number of microbreweries where you can grab a seat, a nibble and a sipper. It's at these microbreweries that you'll get to try unique blends that you won't find anywhere else. When you find something you like, fill a growler to take home and enjoy. 33 Acres Brewing Co opens pretty early and closes late so check them out throughout the day.

Over in Railtown is the Settlement Building. What initially started out as an urban winery, has now grown to accommodate a restaurant, brewery and winery, all under one roof. Postmark Brewing makes delicious beer that you can enjoy in the beautiful space, while tucking into Belgard Kitchen's tasty food.

Sometimes you want to keep it simple and when the mood strikes, Pat's Pub and Brew House has a seat with your name on it. Located on East Hastings, this space has been around since 1914. What started as the Patricia Cafe where jazz music filled the room is now one of the city's most charming pubs. It's nothing fancy, but the beer is cold and the history is rich.


Located in the heart of Granville Island, the Granville Island Brewery is open to the public for tours of the brewery. It also has a space where diners can enjoy a beer with some food. They offer a few tours daily and each tour can...  Read More

With over 60 beers on tap that are always changing, you'll never get bored with what's on offer at St. Augustine's. You'll find a bit of everything on tap here, including lagers, pilsners, ciders, pale ales, IPAs, lambics, sours, wheat beer, and...  Read More

At this microbrewery, the steam that's used to craft the beers is city-supplied and the brewing process is visible through the dining room's glass walls. It's an unusual method that produces great local brews. Inside, dark woodwork and plenty...  Read More

Look for the bright neon sign that says "Patricia" along East Hastings Street and you're in for a special surprise. This hidden gem of a brew pub offers a delightful atmosphere that complements the cold beer and hearty food. Pat's Classic...  Read More

This hotel pub gets major points for its Granville Island location and its delicious microbrews that are crafted on the premises. TVs and a fireplace make hockey night cozy, but the patio is by all accounts one of the best places to hang out....  Read More

With its truck stop theme, it's hard to miss Red Truck Beer Company. This neighborhood brewery combines freshly brewed beer, diner-style eats, and live music for a good time. On a nice day, sit outside on the patio and enjoy a cold one. On...  Read More

This local gem serves freshly brewed beer on tap in a beautiful, contemporary space that's perfect for drinks with friends. They brew all of their own beer and cider and there's a healthy variety to choose from. Glasses are available in 6oz,...  Read More

Located in the charming Deep Cove community on the North Shore, Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers is a gem. While the vast majority of breweries around the city focus on just beer, these guys bring a solid beer and spirit game. On tap, you'll...  Read More

Head across the Burrard Inlet and make your way to the Hearthstone Brewery. This local brew pub is a favorite amongst locals because the food is delicious, the beer is well crafted, and the service is friendly. When paired with the warm...  Read More

Located in one of Vancouver's most beloved spaces, the Settlement Building, Postmark Brewing is where it's at. Within the building is the Urban Winery, Belgard Kitchen, and the brewery so there's a great mix of beer, wine, and food. The space...  Read More


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