Best Pre-Theatre Restaurant

You’ve been waiting for it all week, it’s Friday night and you’re heading to a downtown show with your crew. Before settling into your seats, it’s practically mandatory to check out a nearby eatery for appies and drinks. Our in-the-know readers have rounded up their go-to pre-theatre restaurants in Vancouver.

1st Chambar Restaurant

568 Beatty St.

In a city blessed with an abundance of restaurants, Chambar has earned its place among the best. The food is exceptional, with a commitment to fresh seasonal produce, Belgian themed with North African influence. Experience stunning cocktails, an extensive Belgian... MORE

Jenna Low

2nd Stable House Bistro

1520 West 13th Ave.

A cozy wine bar and bistro in South Granville. Open for lunch, brunch & dinner

matthew landry

3rd Cibo Trattoria

900 Seymour St.

Cibo specializes in Italian cuisine prepared in a traditional manner with ethically sourced, seasonal and local ingredients.

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