Bars & Lounges

Editors’ Picks: Our 9 Favourite Vancouver Bars

Editors’ Picks: Our 9 Favourite Vancouver Bars

Old-school cocktail bars, tiki rooms and supper clubs—here's where the VanMag editors wet their whistles.

Finally! Cocktails You Can (Sort Of) Feel Good About

Finally! Cocktails You Can (Sort Of) Feel Good About

The Black Bamboo pop-up bar combines two of Vancouver's favourite things: craft cocktails and cold-pressed juices.

Negroni Week is Upon Us!

Negroni Week is Upon Us!

Hit these watering holes and throw back some bitter sweet love—all in the name of charity.

The Best Bars in Vancouver for Every Night of the Week

The Best Bars in Vancouver for Every Night of the Week

Sunday morning brews, Monday karaoke, Friday ping pong rallies and everything in between.

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A Perfect for Christmas Hot Buttered RumRaiser for A Cause

A Perfect for Christmas Hot Buttered RumRaiser for A Cause

Celebrate the holidays with a warm drink and help a wonderful charity.

Have You Tried These 5 Unique-to-Vancouver Cocktails?

Have You Tried These 5 Unique-to-Vancouver Cocktails?

Between the use of classic staples in inventive ways and the introduction of fresh ingredients, the city's bar scene is offering up some captivating new cocktails.

Calling All Board Game Fanatics

Calling All Board Game Fanatics

As geeks continue to inherit the Earth, these local bars are thriving. In other words, if you’re more interested in playing games of the board variety than watching the one on TSN, these taverns are...

Introducing Crowbar, the Fraserhood’s new cocktail destination

Introducing Crowbar, the Fraserhood’s new cocktail destination

With their new cocktail-forward venture Crowbar, L'Abattoir alumni Jeremy Pigeon and William Johnson have taken a cool and confident leap into the Vancouver bar scene

Infographic: Is Vancouver a good place to drink outdoors?

Infographic: Is Vancouver a good place to drink outdoors?

It’s summertime and the City of Vancouver is currently reviewing its liquor policies. Here’s one area that could use improvement

Does Vancouver really want to change its liquor laws?

Does Vancouver really want to change its liquor laws?

The City of Vancouver is asking for your opinion on how it regulates booze. But according to one industry insider, it's not clear if the city is really listening