Dockside Restaurant is celebrating Oktoberfest with two new seasonal beers

Dockside Restaurant is getting into the Oktoberfest spirit with two seasonal beers brewed in house by brewmaster Craig Ludtke. Both beers are traditional German styles closely associated with the season and celebration.   The first beer is a Märzen or Oktoberfest Lager, a classic Bavarian beer that was traditionally brewed in March (März) and then … Read moreDockside Restaurant is celebrating Oktoberfest with two new seasonal beers

Spring Patio tasting at Dockside Restaurant = great finds

Recently my fellow wine loving companion and I had the opportunity to join the throng of lucky souls who attended the Dockside Restaurant Spring Patio Tasting. This tasting event is so popular the limited number of tickets sell out quickly. Dockside Restaurant and Coal Harbour Liquor Store  host the annual Spring Patio Tasting on the … Read moreSpring Patio tasting at Dockside Restaurant = great finds

Just in time for summer, Happy Hour arrives on the patio at Dockside Restaurant

What’s better than spending time on Vancouver’s best patio? Enjoying Happy Hour on Vancouver’s best patio! Sunny Vancouver days are meant to be spent outside and there’s no better place to enjoy the warm season than on Dockside’s waterfront patio, recently awarded its eighth consecutive Golden Plate Awards “Best Patio” gold medal.   The year, … Read moreJust in time for summer, Happy Hour arrives on the patio at Dockside Restaurant

Our Mother’s Day #Favourites to spoil Mum

MUM’S THE WORD: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR SERVES UP MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH, DINNER BUFFETS ON SUNDAY, MAY 13 MAMMA MIA: CIBO TRATTORIA PAYS HOMAGE TO MOMS BY HOSTING CELEBRATORY BRUNCH, DINNER SERVICES ON SUNDAY, MAY 13 Celebrate Mother’s Day in the most delicious way at Dockside Restaurant From YEW’s Famous Mother’s Day Brunch to … Read moreOur Mother’s Day #Favourites to spoil Mum

Dockside Restaurant and the Coal Harbour Liquor store present the Spring Patio Tasting

Sample delicious drinks on Dockside’s award-winning patio on Thursday, May 24th   Dockside Restaurant and Coal Harbour Liquor Store are pleased to again host the annual Spring Patio Tasting on the waterfront of False Creek. The event will take place from 5pm – 8pm on Thursday, May 24th when roughly 25 distillers, brewers, and wineries … Read moreDockside Restaurant and the Coal Harbour Liquor store present the Spring Patio Tasting

Dockside Restaurant to celebrate Easter with Marketplace Brunch Buffet

Bring friends and family together to celebrate the season on Granville Island   Nothing makes Easter more special than gathering family and friends around the table to celebrate together. This year, Dockside Restaurant is pleased to again offer its Marketplace Easter Brunch Buffet to make the meal delicious and memorable, with none of the preparation, … Read moreDockside Restaurant to celebrate Easter with Marketplace Brunch Buffet

Sunday Brunch service returns to Dockside Restaurant in the Granville Island Hotel

      While food trends come and go, brunch remains Vancouver’s favourite meal, and Dockside Restaurant is pleased to announce the relaunch of its signature Sunday Brunch service. What could be better than enjoying a delicious, unhurried brunch in Dockside’s dining room or on its award-winning patio?   Offered Sundays and holidays from 10:30-2:30, … Read moreSunday Brunch service returns to Dockside Restaurant in the Granville Island Hotel

What are you doing New Years, New Year’s Eve?

  Just a few suggestions for anyone still looking for New Year’s Eve celebration options. Most restaurants require advance notice of 24 or 48 hours for cancellations so a lucky few may find they can scoop in and grab the best seat for New Year’s Eve. Doesn’t hurt to check. These are a few of … Read moreWhat are you doing New Years, New Year’s Eve?

This year, celebrate a memorable New Year’s Eve at Dockside Restaurant

  Delicious Table d’Hôte dinner followed by 80s Dance Party in the lounge   Say goodbye to the year past and welcome the year to come with dinner and dancing at Dockside Restaurant in the Granville Island Hotel. The celebrations start in the dining room with a special Table d’Hôte menu accompanied by live jazz … Read moreThis year, celebrate a memorable New Year’s Eve at Dockside Restaurant

Get friends and family together for an early Christmas celebration at Dockside

  Turkey lunch and dinner offered December 22nd-24th to make holiday planning easier   Organizing a Christmas feast seems to get more complicated with every passing year. Multiple groups of family and friends combined with conflicting travel schedules often make getting everyone together for the holiday meal impossible.   This year, Dockside Restaurant is offering … Read moreGet friends and family together for an early Christmas celebration at Dockside

Enjoy the New Fall menu at Dockside Restaurant

  Earlier in October, I was invited to a media event at the Dockside Restaurant at the Granville Island Hotel. The purpose was to introduce us to their new fall menu.     We started the evening with some nibbles which included an attractive and tasty charcuterie plate and warm pizza slices. Both were nicely … Read moreEnjoy the New Fall menu at Dockside Restaurant

Celebrate the season at the Coal Harbour Liquor Store Spring Patio Tasting

  Sample amazing wines, craft beers, ciders and more on Dockside’s award-winning patio   Coal Harbour Liquor Store is pleased host its third annual Spring Patio Tasting on the waterfront patio at Dockside Restaurant. The event will take place from 5-8 PM on June 1st and will include over 20 suppliers pouring an irresistible selection … Read moreCelebrate the season at the Coal Harbour Liquor Store Spring Patio Tasting

Treat Mom to a Mother’s Day to Remember at Dockside Restaurant

  Enjoy a sumptuous brunch buffet in a spectacular waterfront setting   Moms deserve to be celebrated year-round, but Mother’s Day is the one day set aside each year to make them feel extra special. And brunch the traditional way to celebrate. This year, Dockside Restaurant at the Granville Island Hotel will again mark this … Read moreTreat Mom to a Mother’s Day to Remember at Dockside Restaurant

#Favourites…what’s happening in Vancouver and beyond

  EASTER FEASTING: RAILTOWN CATERING MAKES CELEBRATING EASY THIS APRIL WITH EXCLUSIVE EASTER TO-GO PACKAGE     EASTER SUNDAY, WEST COAST-STYLE: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR PRESENTS EXCLUSIVE BUFFET BRUNCH SERVICE ON APRIL 16   Celebrate a delicious Easter at Dockside’s Marketplace Brunch Buffet   #TasteofThursday Honey Glazed Bone-In Ham recipe   The top 5 romantic … Read more#Favourites…what’s happening in Vancouver and beyond

#Favourites – our list of Things To Do In Vancouver and beyond…

  The Launch of The Granola Girl Foundation   Celebrate Craft Beer & Cider in Penticton at Okanagan Beer Week™ April 3 – 9, 2017   Etsell Family introduces ‘Siggy’ to the Fraser Valley   SPRINGTIME SWEETS: CHOCOLATIER THOMAS HAAS UNVEILS LATEST COLLECTION OF EASTER-THEMED CONFECTIONS   GET CHOCOLATE HOPPY    The Chan Centre presents … Read more#Favourites – our list of Things To Do In Vancouver and beyond…

Celebrate a delicious Easter at Dockside’s Marketplace Brunch Buffet

Enjoy the bounty of the season on Granville Island with friends and family   Easter is one of the best occasions in the calendar to gather family and friends around the table to celebrate the season together. Dockside Restaurant at the Granville Island Hotel is proud to have been part of so many celebrations over … Read moreCelebrate a delicious Easter at Dockside’s Marketplace Brunch Buffet

#FridayFavourites for January 13 to January 20 (#dovf starts)

  Here is our list of favourite things to do January 13 to 20 as well as upcoming events you need to get moving on buying your tickets or making reservations. So what are you waiting for? #dovf starts January 20   DINE OUT VANCOUVER CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF EXCEPTIONAL FOOD AND DRINK:   WildTale plunges … Read more#FridayFavourites for January 13 to January 20 (#dovf starts)

Dine Out Vancouver – Granville Island Preview

  Attracting over 100,000 food enthusiasts over the course of 17 days, Canada’s largest food and drink festival gets underway in Vancouver starting January 20th. Dine Out Vancouver, which features over 40 special events and prix fix menus at hundreds of restaurants, offers local and visiting foodies a unique opportunity to explore Vancouver’s culinary scene. … Read moreDine Out Vancouver – Granville Island Preview

#FridayFavourites – what’s happening October 7 – 14

  Dames Wine – Les Dames d’Escoffier BC Chapter   Celebrate a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner at Dockside Restaurant   GLOWBAL’S Thanksgiving Brunch Buffet   WESTERN CANADA’S MOST POPULAR HALLOWEEN EVENT RETURNS   LEGENDS OF THE FALL: THOMAS HAAS UNVEILS SIGNATURE CREATIONS TO USHER IN AUTUMN   Reminder: EAT! Vancouver Is Back!   #MarketMonday vendor PASTICHE … Read more#FridayFavourites – what’s happening October 7 – 14

#FridayFavourites for September 30 – October 7

  Enjoy Hy’s Whistler’s best value of the year     Enjoy Dinner & A Film at Donnelly Group Pubs during VIFF   A TASTE OF TRADITION: HERITAGE ASIAN EATERY NOW OPEN IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER   Virtuous Pie, Vancouver’s new vegan pizza place   Dames Wine – Les Dames d’Escoffier BC Chapter … Read more#FridayFavourites for September 30 – October 7