Congrats on finding your Mr. or Mrs. Right! Now, what to do about that wedding venue? Whether you’ve been planning that big day since the days of braces and slap bracelets or just started dreaming big now, finding a wedding venue isn’t easy. In fact, it’s one of the toughest feats because it sets the tone for your entire wedding. Nothing really can be planned until you’ve secured that venue – and ultimately, your wedding date. To make it easier on you, we’ve compiled a list of the best Vancouver wedding venues and wedding receptions and even those lovely hidden gems we know so many of you brides-to-be will love. Happy venue hunting!
We will be continuously adding to this list to make it even more useful for your wedding planning, so if we’ve missed any amazing wedding venues in Vancouver, let us know in the comments and we will be sure to add them!
Just steps from Granville Island, the Waterfall Building is stylish, hip and accessible. This large, bright, modern space has a rooftop deck with fabulous views of the city, a spectacular outdoor setting with waterfalls, water ponds, and grassy concrete pads. An exceptional venue for boutique weddings, whether it be an afternoon ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, or even a unique photo shoot.
Location: 205-1540 W 2nd Ave., Vancouver
Aprox. Price Range: $2,500 daily rate
Capacity: 77 Max (Seated); 100 Max (Standing)
Brock House Restaurant
Brock House Restaurant is a hidden gem located on Jericho Beach. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean and North Shore mountains, the Brock House Restaurant offers elegance and charm with breathtaking views of the ocean, mountains, and downtown Vancouver. Their gardens provide the ideal setting for outdoor wedding ceremonies, and receptions.
Location: 3875 Point Grey Rd, Vancouver
Capacity: 180 max (Seated)
Price Range: standard pricing range for peak season (May-October) but may vary. Afternoon (11am-4pm): From $4,500. Evening (6:30pm-1am): From $6,900 – $26,200
Terminal City Club
A popular wedding venue situated on West Hastings with a large ballroom on the main level and another on the second level. Terminal City Club is conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Vancouver. Elegantly
furnished and newly renovated, the Club’s gold and champagne colour scheme with deep wood tones
complements any décor. The Club’s elegantly appointed ballrooms accommodate seated wedding receptions of up to 300 guests and their sixty room luxury boutique hotel is conveniently available for out-of-town guests.
Location: 837 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
Capacity: 300 Max (Standing)
With over 350 weddings in the past 12 years, Brix is known for its urban-chic atmosphere and the highest culinary echelons without the usual price-tag. Located in Yaletown, this beautiful heritage landmark boasts a one-of-a-kind glass roofed keyhole courtyard, rustic brick facades, high ceilings, and an inside stage platform.
Location: 1138 Homer Street, Vancouver
Catering: $55-76 Per person (exclude tax & gratuity)
Capacity: 95 max (Seated); 120 max (Standing)
Price Range: $6000 – $15,000 plus tax & gratuity
Teahouse in Stanley Park
A beautiful and intimate wedding venue, we highly recommend the Teahouse for brides with a higher budget. Located in beautiful Stanley Park with its lush trees, open water, and gorgeous sunsets, your guests are sure to be impressed.
Location: 7501 Stanley Park Drive
Catering: $50-120 Per person
Capacity: 70 max (Seated); 100 max (Standing)
Price Range: $minimum – $18000
Seasons in the Park
A great option for intimate yet big city weddings, Seasons in the Park is a chic restaurant with fabulous skyline views.
Location: Cambie & 33rd Avenue, Queen Elizabeth Park
Catering: Prices may vary depending on date of event
Capacity: Up to 130 (Seated); up to 90 (Standing)
Price Range: Prices may vary depending on date of event
Shaughnessy Restaurant at VanDusen Garden
Perfect for the modern, west coast couple, Shaughnessy Restaurant offers an intimately unique setting in the heart of Vancouver, yet miles away from the city hum. With a heated patio, overlooking the tranquility and beauty of VanDusen Botanical Garden, your guests will have a glorious 55-acre backdrop for your ceremony. If you are looking for a fairy-tale atmosphere, we think you’ve found it.
Location: 5251 Oak Street
Capacity: Up to 250 (Seated); up to 200 (Standing)
A landmark on Vancouver’s waterfront for 30 years, Bridges restaurant is not shy to hosting beautiful weddings.
Location: 1696 Duranleau St., Granville Island
Capacity: Up to 150 (Seated); up to 250 (Standing)
Granville Island has just about everything – from greenery and waterfront to off-the-beaten-path shops and industrial buildings. There’s no doubt it’s a hotspot for engagement and wedding photos. So why not have your wedding there too? Tucked away on the island you will find one of the cities hidden wedding venue gems – Dockside Restaurant.
Location: 1253 Johnston Street, Vancouver
Catering $30-70 Per person
Capacity: 230 max (Seated); 350 max (Standing)
Cactus Club Cafe
Located at West Broadway and Granville Street, this intimate Cactus Club location boasts a spacious bar, fireplaces and lounge with private atrium. The beautiful, glass-enclosed atrium is the perfect setting for anything from large casual cocktail parties to formal sit down wedding receptions. Even better, there are no rental fees for the use of the atrium.
Location: 1530 West Broadway, Vancouver
Price Range: $1000 – $6000
Catering $40 – $120 Per person
Capacity: 30 max (Seated); 50 max (Standing)
Choose The BiBo for your rehearsal dinner or wedding reception and experience a true piece of Italy in Vancouver. The BiBo offers an intimate space in the heart of Kitsilano, while offering an authentic Italian experience. The dishes are carefully prepared with natural ingredients and explosive flavors and are sure to please guests.
Location: 1835 West 4th Avenue
Price Range: $3600 – $12000
Catering $80-140 Per person
Capacity: 70 max (Seated)
Featuring a variety of private and semi-private spaces, CinCin offers a unique setting for wedding receptions. The restaurant features a variety of private and semi-private spaces, while the bar and lounge are ideal for stand-up receptions. Their inspired Italian cuisine offers a modern approach and is widely regarded as Vancouver’s best Italian cuisine, right in the heart of downtown Vancouver. CinCin’s wine room offers private dining for up to 30 guests seated or 50 guests reception-style. Complimentary A/V, screen and projector rental.
Location: 1154 Robson Street, Vancouver
Catering: Starts at $80 Per Person
Capacity: 120 max (Seated); 240 max (Standing)
Located in trendy Yaletown, steps from the marina and seawall, Provence Marinaside is a stunning location for your wedding day. Provence is a great venue to work with as they get very involved in the planning and take special care to ensure the bride and groom are happy.
Location: 1177 Marinaside Crescent, Vancouver BC
Price Range: $5000 – $15000
Catering $50-80 Per person
Capacity: 90 max (Seated); 150 max (Standing)
Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre
A combination of arts centre, recreation facility, and historic landmark, Roundhouse is a unique venue to host your wedding. As a public facility, jointly operated by the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation and the Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Society, the Roundhouse Community Centre is Vancouver’s oldest heritage building located on its original site.
Location: 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver BC
Capacity: 350 (Seated); up to 600 (Standing)
The Beach House at Dundarave Pier
Follow a curved staircase to the top floor of The Beach House Restaurant where you will find the newly designed private function room. The elegant ambiance and panoramic views offer an exclusive setting for wedding receptions, and other exclusive events.
Location:15- 25th Street, West Vancouver BC
Capacity: 40 Max (Seated); 60 Max (Standing) Catering: $45-75 Per Person
The Vancouver Lookout offers excellent panoramic 365 views of Vancouver and the North Shore, and majestic mountains as the backdrop for your wedding.
Location: 555 West Hastings St., Vancouver BC
Price Range: Prices vary based on time of year
Capacity: 70 Max (Seated); 220 Max (Standing)
Catering: Works with preferred list of caterers