Established in 1925, the Lamplighter flaunts its history with exposed brick walls and a tin ceiling, but with a slick Donnelly Group makeover. Be prepared for fratty bartenders working amidst painted black wood Go for $4.25 sleeves of beer ($3 on Tuesdays) Donnelly Group After coining the phrase “modern pub culture” with Library Square and Lamplighter, this powerhouse group is opening joints all over town. This isn’t a bad thing. Pub food gets considerably lifted by menus that focus on seasonal and healthier fare, while an inventive bar program gives the drinks lists the teeth to compete in Vancouver’s saturated cocktail market (especially with their design-forward cocktail rooms)