New Vancouver Restaurants That Opened & Are Opening Soon [UPDATED]
For all foodies and restaurant goers, a common question that pops up is: What’s the best new place to eat?
\We’re all looking for the hottest new spot, wondering which super chefs are ready to launch another mind-blowing innovation in cuisine, and who’s adding one more gem to Vancouver’s glittering crown of eateries. We also know all of that happens at a rapid pace in this city, and it’s sometimes difficult to keep up.
So, to help you out, we’ve put together a must-hit list of all the restaurants opening now, or soon in and around your neighborhoods. We hope you’re ready to enjoy these rocking new spots in true Vancouverite style!
Minami’s Japanese convenience store concept, Aburi to go, has made its way to Gyoza Bar. You’ll find similar great offerings like Japanese snacks, drinks, marinades, grab & go items like bentos, frozen meal kits, onigiri, sandos, salads and more. The convenience store will be housed in the front area of the restaurant.
Popular Japanese Parisian cafe brand – with stores in New York, Singapore, Paris, and Tokyo announced they are opening up their first Canadian location in Gastown (near the steam clock). Next door to the cafe will be their retail clothing line, Maison Kitsune.
Address: 159 Water Street, Vancouver BC Expected Opening: Spring 2022
Not much info about this new ultra luxurious Chinese restaurant. According to our research, it has backing from a Michelin Starred chef and will be located in the upcoming boujie “revolutionary dining and lifestyle club” in Richmond, Club Versante.
Address: 8400 W Rd. Richmond BC Club Versante (beside Versante Hotel) ExpectedOpening: Late Fall 2021
Nene Chicken Davie
Well-known Korean fried chicken brand made news with their hour-long lineup when they opened their first location in the city, a couple months ago. Now they are set to open at the previous Ramen Koika spot on Davie Street.
Address: 1231 Davie St, Vancouver, BC V6E 1N4 Expected Opening: September 2021
With several locations all over the city (Victoria Drive & New West), the Ukranian restaurant is taking over the previous Bauhaus spot in Gastown. Here you’ll find the same great babka, sourdough, soups, coffee, and more!
Address: 1 West Cordova, Vancouver BC ExpectedOpening: September 15th 2021
The luxury tea brand, TWG Tea, closed up their 1070 West Georgia Street store earlier this year. It has now been spotted to be relocating to the previous Robson Tesla showroom location (beside Peloton).
Address: 929 Robson Street, Vancouver BC ExpectedOpening: November 2021
That rounds up our list of restaurants opening their doors, or getting ready to open. We hope you try a few, or all of them, and enjoy safe and memorable meals. If you’re looking for the best food in Vancouver, peek our lists so you won’t be disappointed.