For our next neighbourhood feature we’re looking at some of our favourite happy hour spots on Main Street. This part of town is no stranger to craft beer and delicious cocktails as its one of Vancouver’s most prominent restaurant scenes. Here’s where we like to unwind with some cheap drinks and snacks on Main –
Happy hour Monday – Friday with $5 highballs, house wine, and beers.
The Whip Restaurant and Gallery is a neighbourhood favourite in a funky loft space featuring a rotating exhibition of local artists. This cozy, relaxed atmosphere encourages lingering over lunch or dinner with a menu highlighting an eclectic mix of market fresh and organic vegetarian dishes, burgers, Ocean Wise fish, and locally-sourced meat dishes. The Whip showcases local microbrews and features a weekly cask brew from a wealth of Vancouver breweries tapped every Sunday at 4pm.
Happy hour 3 – 6 daily with $4 beers, $5 wine, and $5 caesars and black lemonades.
The Locus Restaurant offers an eclectic fusion of modern and classic favourites. The staff sources the best local and seasonal ingredients to create globally inspired, innovative dishes and delicious daily specials. Visit the Locus Restaurant and enjoy the natural yet unique and dynamic, gothic décor. The atmosphere is friendly, cozy, and casual.
Happy hour 4 – 6 PM and 9 PM – close daily with $4 drinks and half price tacos.
Enjoy the edible treasure of the tropics with their eclectic Caribbean fare and drinks.
The Reef’s menus are complete with plates inspired by the styles and tastes of the Caribbean.
Vibrant colours, tropical plants, and kitschy signs create a casual, fun atmosphere. The friendly and personable staff keeps the vibe upbeat and always make for a good place to unwind.
Happy hour daily 3 – 6 PM with $4 sleeves and $5 snacks.
Meet is a comfortable room and inviting space where people leave happy and full without a compromise on choice or satisfaction. Rely on them for a tasty cocktail and even tastier food. A place to get food and drink the way you want it – neighbourhood prices, lots of choice and a philosophy of casual comfort.
Happy hour 3 – 6 PM Monday – Thursday with $3 beers.
The Five Point Restaurant’s stunning turn of the century chandelier, friendly service and innovative menu has made this local the brightest restaurant on Main Street. With a focus on fresh ingredients, good wine and an upbeat relaxed atmosphere The Five Point Restaurant and Pub is an essential part of Main Street’s restaurant and nightlife culture. Complete with an awesome South-West facing patio there is no better place to relax on the block.