Posted March 2, 2011 by Adam Toren in City Guides

Restaurants and Hang Outs for Art Lovers

Vancouver is filled with restaurants and sidewalk cafes and a lot of them are well-suited for art lovers. Some might be within an art gallery, while others are in the heart of downtown Vancouver or surrounding areas. There is a big art industry in the city of Vancouver and many people come all over to visit the top art galleries. Check out these cafes and artistic restaurants.

Gallery Café
Vancouver Art Gallery
750 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Tel: 604-688-2233
Website: www.vanartgallery.bc.ca
About: Located in the Vancouver Art Gallery, this café offers a casual dining experience, tastebud-tingling soups, scrumptious salads, and special entrees. It also offers catering for large parties.

Caffé Artigiano
763 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Tel: 604-694-7737
Website: www.caffeartigiano.com
About: This funky little coffee shop is located right across from the Vancouver Art Gallery and baristas create artistic designs within the foam of the coffees they serve.

Vancouver Film School Cafe
392 W. Hastings Street, Vancouver
Website: www.vfs.com
About: Sip café lattes while you look over award-winning student film and animation work.

Bacchus Restaurant and Piano Lounge
845 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Tel: 604-689-7777
Website: www.wedgewoodhotel.com
About: This funky restaurant is famous amongst the artistic crowd and is located in the elegant Wedgewood Hotel.

Ginger 62
1219 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC.
Tel: 604-688-5494
Website: www.ginger62.com
About: This sensual lounge is loved by Emily Carr students and is great place to mingle with other artists, locals and visitors.

Arts Club Theatre Company
1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-687-5315
Website: www.artsclub.com
About: Vancouver artists love hanging out at this theatre club. Visitors can watch plays, attend events and just hang out.


Adam Toren

Adam Toren
Adam Toren is born and raised in Vancouver BC and loves everything Vancouver BC has to offer. He loves traveling and exploring new and unique restaurants and places around the world.