Quality Hotel Downtown
1335 Howe St.
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1R7
Phone: (604) 682-0229
Fax: (604) 662-7566
1335 Howe St., Vancouver, BC, CA, V6Z 1R7
- Phone: (604) 682-0229
- Fax: (604) 662-7566
This Spanish restaurant began serving tapas, the popular small-plate shareables, in 1971. La Bodega Restaurante & Tapas Bar has lots of brick walls and wood accents, while prints of Picasso's Don Quixote, wind swept beaches, and even a bull's head adorn the walls. There are three dining areas, with Spanish embellishments highlighting each. Try the piquant Patatas Bravas and the locally famous and thirst-quenching Sangria. Choose from the wide selection of cold and hot tapas, from comfort foods to red-hot ones. The venue is also an ideal space to host private events and parties. Visit the website or call for more details.
Morrissey Irish Bar & Restaurant is well stocked with Irish ales and spirits. Dark wood trim and wooden tables give it a warm, welcoming feel. Sit in the comfortable couches placed around the fireplace. Good food and generous portions are trademarks here. It has a wide assortment of beers on tap, including traditional Irish brews like Kilkenny and Guinness and other exotic variants. The venue is also famous for hosting special events like DJ nights and live acts.
Gone are the days of the greasy patty and frozen fries as Stackhouse Burger Bar has hoisted its own in Vancouver city. Enjoy the ingenious creations of Chef Shahab Ghaemi that put a gourmet spin on popular fast-food. With locally sourced protein, the best breads and toppings that include Guinness Cheddar and Pancetta, each bite is a luxurious one. And to wash it all down, a fantastic selection of craft beers, Bourbon whiskeys and great cocktails. So for the best burger in town, tumble down to Stackhouse Burger Bar.
The American Cheesesteak Co specializes in cheese-steak and is quite popular in downtown Vancouver. The finest ingredients, great seasonings and warm traditions greet you at this charming locale, brimming with fine hospitality. Stand-out choices from their extensive menu include Le Bifteck, The Cowboy, The Philly and The New Yorker. Poutine, Onion Rings and Market Sald make for great sides, when ice-cream shakes and floats complete the all-American treat! Try out The American Cheesesteak Co.
Here is a concept; serve artfully-crafted and savory appetizer dishes to loads of hungry, hip people in a tiny and crowded space. The result, no marks for guessing that, Instant success. Partnered with its uptown incarnation, Bin 942, this youthful establishment is packed full with old benches, church pews and 'found objects'. The tapas menu at the Bin 941 Tapas Parlour lets you feast on exotic, mouthwatering delights. Wash it all down with a glass of your favorite spirit. Come, indulge!
With an emphasis placed on the fresh-off-the-boat sushi here, land lovers shouldn't expect to find the usual offers of chicken teriyaki or tempura here. Thats because downtown's Kaide Sushi serves up only the 'chicken from the sea'. Thick pieces of wild sockeye salmon rest atop sticky rice for the perfect nigiri, while big bang rolls with spicy tuna and avocado offer a satisfying crunch. A simple mom and pop type sushi bar, this establishment is well worth a try for their unbelievably fresh rolls!
C Restaurant's award-winning, Pacific Ocean-inspired creations impress critics, gourmands and newbie visitors alike. It also has one of the most spectacular views in the city. Its hip, spare, neutral decor features a two-story glass window that gives every diner magnificent views. Among the delicacies offered are a variety of caviar and fresh oysters at the raw bar, well complimented by the impressive selection of drinks! Dinner served after 5p everyday. For reservations and more information, visit the website or call ahead.
The Twisted Fork Bistro on Granville Street satisfies your desire to dine at a classy French Bistro. Book a table at this restaurant and be prepared for the onslaught of creamy French delights that are prepared from scratch using fresh and local ingredients. The specialty mussels and confit duck is served with delicious sauces, which are appeasing to the taste buds. Twisted Fork Bistro is also a famous brunch spot, where dishes like Egg Benedicts and Scallops are served with flair. Call ahead for reservations and more information.
SIP Resto Lounge promises to be one of the most vibrant spots of Vancouver. Smothered with a classy yet modern ambiance, SIP invites you to their casual atmosphere where you can just lounge about with your friends sipping on exotic cocktails while gorging on some scrumptious meals for which it is known for. Sip is certainly a great place for groups. Call ahead or check website for more.
Located in the heart of the bustling downtown entertainment district, The Edge Social Grille and Lounge puts a unique spin on casual dining. Whether you’re in the mood for brunch, lunch or simply a nightcap, the Grille offers something for everyone. Globally-inspired menu items composed from local fresh ingredients are the focus here, including favorite comfort foods with an edge. Try the truffle mac ‘n cheese or a stone-oven flatbread with duck sausage. For those late-nighters, smaller bites of charcuterie or tapas-style items like chicken lollipops are also available.Check website for timings.
The nostalgic taste of home-made delicacies is what you can expect at the Templeton Restaurant. Organic and natural ingredients are featured in almost all the comfort food options here. Gourmet Burgers, Organic Macaroni, Beer-battered Fish and Chips and NY Strip Loin Steak are some of the dinner options at the Templeton. Movie screenings are organized on select days with martinis. Check website for details.
La Brasserie dishes up French fare in a cozy dining room in the heart of downtown's West End neighborhood. Dark wood tables and deep red walls lend an atmosphere that is warm and inviting. Call for more details.