Some Fantastic Patios in Kitsilano, B.C.

Kitsilano is a laid-back residential area known for the huge saltwater pool and mountain views from Kitsilano Beach. Stores in the surrounding area sell yoga wear, outdoor gear and fashionable clothes. Dining options range from waterside seafood spots like Boathouse to long-standing vegetarian eateries.

1. The Galley

1300 Discovery Street, Vancouver

Along the beachside at Jericho Sailing Centre you will witness the fantastic view of downtown Vancouver and surrounding areas of Stanley Park, the North Shore Mountains, Bowen Island, and the Strait of Georgia.


2. The Ellis
2204 York Avenue, Vancouver
This is a cozy pub in the Kits neighbourhood. Get out early and enjoy a sunny morning brunch or drop in for dinner after spending the day at Kits Beach. It has a late night happy hour M-F and an afternoon happy hour on weekends.


3. The Kitchen Table

1618 Yew Street, Vancouver
The Kitchen Table is a stone's throw from Kits Beach. Having a wooden vibe and filled with living fauna, this patio is great for a cold drink or food after playing all day at the beach.


4. Browns Social House
2296 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
They have a great extensive food and drink menu.
The patio faces onto the street and is great for people watching.

5. The Local
2210 Cornwall Avenue, Vancouver

If you are Local this is an obvious choice! The laid back beachside sports bar has a hugely popular patio directly across the from Kits beach itself. Whenever you go past, it is always packed full of people so our advice, be prepared to wait.


6. Las Margaritas
1999 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
This Cantina-style establishment serves brilliant Mexican food and some flavorful margaritas. They have so many to choose from! Kits beach is a short walk down the street so it's close by. Their outdoor corner patio makes people watching quite easy while sipping on a delicious tequila while enjoying the sun!


7. The Boathouse
Located on the sandy beach of Kits beach and has a beautiful view of the water. We suggest reserving a table because at sunset it gets very popular with this amazing view!


8. Darbys
2001 Macdonald Street, Vancouver
Darbys is a great pub, with friendly staff and has a top selection of craft beers. It has one of Vancouver’s largest rooftop patios – where you can get a great view of the mountains while sipping on you favourite cocktail and eating appies.


9. The Eatery
3431 West Broadway, Vancouver
If you want a unique atmosphere while diving in to the unique and innovative sushi then The Eatery is the place for you. Showing off it's eclectic décor you can enjoy the patio whilst trying foods such as Sushi Shooters, a Bacon Striptease or Fat Elvis rolls, you can still enjoy it's patio while people watching.


10. Chewies
3431 West Broadway, Vancouver
Chewies always has a wide range of fresh oysters on offer, from the West and East coasts. Just a short walk from The Local, Chewies is identifiable by its raised and narrow patio. Perfect for people watching!