The weather might be all over the place right now for outdoor dining, but soon enough, sunny skies will return to Vancouver – and there is no shortage of patios to visit when they do. Ahead of summer, OpenTable has released its list of Canada’s Top 100 Restaurants for Outdoor Dining, and 27 BC spots made the cut. Of these, 14 are in Metro Vancouver, so consider this your sign to make some resos!

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Here are all the outdoor dining spots in BC recognized in OpenTable’s ranking this year, with a tag added for dog-friendly patios:

  • 19 Okanagan Grill + Bar – Kelowna
  • Beach House – West Vancouver (dog-friendly)
  • BLOCK ONE Restaurant at 50th Parallel Winery – Kelowna
  • Boom + Batten – Victoria
  • Cantina Norte – Vancouver
  • Dockside Restaurant – Vancouver
  • Duffey’s Sports Grill at Northview GCC – Surrey
  • Earls Kitchen + Bar – Kelowna (dog-friendly)
  • Finn’s Seafood Chops Cocktails – Victoria
  • Glo Restaurant + Lounge – Victoria
  • Hart House Restaurant – Burnaby
  • Haven Kitchen + Bar – Langley
  • Home Block at CedarCreek Estate Winery – Kelowna
  • Lakeside Dining Room – Hotel Eldorado – Kelowna
  • LIFT Bar Grill View – Vancouver
  • Med Grill – Victoria
  • Oddfish Restaurant – Vancouver
  • Old Vines Restaurant at Quails’ Gate Winery – Kelowna
  • Pat Quinn’s Restaurant & Bar – Delta
  • PIER 7 restaurant + bar – ‘Shipyard Square’ – North Vancouver
  • Provence Marinaside – Vancouver
  • Shaughnessy’s Cove – Summerland
  • Steamship Grill & Bar – Victoria
  • Tap & Barrel • Shipyards – North Vancouver (dog-friendly)
  • The Butchart Gardens – The Dining Room – Central Saanich
  • The Story Cafe – Eatery & Bar – Richmond
  • Uli’s Restaurant – White Rock

According to OpenTable, “OpenTable’s Top 100 Restaurants for Outdoor Dining in Canada for 2024 is generated from over 1.1 million verified OpenTable diner reviews and dining metrics from February 1, 2023 – January 31, 2024.”

Interested in checking one out for yourself? Consider making a reservation at any of the spots recognized across BC. And if you’re looking for dog-friendly patios to bring your pup to this summer, you’ve got a handful of options!

Cheers to sunnier skies and patio weather, Vancouver!