The Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery is a brand-new (as of July 29, 2019) small batch brewery and restaurant that is located in Stanley Park very close to English Bay and the West End of Vancouver.
It has 2 beautiful indoor dining areas, 2 large outdoor patios, and during the summer a large fenced-off area with picnic tables.
It is a family-friendly restaurant and small batch brewery. The restaurant has a full-service west coast inspired menu and a large rotating selection of beers some of which are brewed onsite. They also have happy hours and brunch.
They also have a 'Picnic in the Park' take out picnic kit.
There is a small retail component inside the restaurant where you can buy some of the beer brewed onsite and Stanley Park Brewing merchandise. Prior to Covid, it was anticipated that there will be beer training, brewery tours, and education progams.
Note, that the washrooms are downstairs down a flight of stairs..not sure if there is an elevator or washroom upstairs so if mobility is an issue, please call the restaurant. There is also an ATM downstairs.
Address: 8901 Stanley Park Drive, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6G 3E2
Menu: menu is on their website
The Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery is open daily from 11am(9am Sat, Sun) to 11pm approximately.
Examples of the Core beers they have are: Noble Pilsner, 1897 Amber Ale, Windstorm West Coast Pale Ale, and TrailHopper IPA.
Examples of the Year Round beers are: Park House Blonde Ale, Hollow Tree Lager, At Ease Hazy IPA, and The Captain Hazy IPA.
You can fill a Growler to grow from the rotating beers. They have insulated stainless-steel growlers of 25oz and 64oz sizes available or fill your own 'clean' growler.
The Stanley Park Brew House and Restaurant has an extensive menu which includes snacks, appetizers, soups and salads, handhelds, mains, bowls, pizzas and deserts. The menu is quite large and is very reasonably priced!
Examples of the snacks are: popcorn, corn nuts, agedashi tofu, pretzel bites, chips and salsa, homestyle kettle chippers and deep fried pickles. These range from $4 to $9 each.
Examples of the appetizers are: buffalo cauliflower, chicken tenders, chicken wings, crispy calamare, curry and chips, ballpark nachos, pork gyoza, charcuterie board, hummus and chips, and salmon and prawn cerviche. These range from $12-$29 each.
Examples of the soups and salads are: trail hopper clam chowder, mushroom soup, chicken caesar, park salad, and roaster cauliflower and kale salad. These range from $8 to $17.
The handhelds are: JRG Cheeseburger, Braised Beef Dip, Master Chicken Sandwich, Halibut Poboy, Parkhouse 2.0, and Impossible Burger. These range from $17-$19.
The mains are: Two Piece Halibut n Chips, Cajun Halibut Tacos, and Sticky Hoisin Ribs. These range from $19 to $29.
The bowls are: Szechuan Rice Bowl, Spicy Ahi Tuna Poke, and Greek Salmon Bowl. These range from $19 to $22.
The pizzas are: Beehive, Waikiki, Margherita, and Garden Supreme. These range from $16 to $18.
The deserts are: Mini Donuts, Spent Grain Chocolate Chip Cookie, and Cheesecake by the Cheesecake Factory Bakery. These range from $8 to $10.
There is also a Children's menu which has Chicken Tenders, Cheese Pizza, Kids Grilled Cheese, and Kids burger. These range from $10 to $12.
There are vegetarian, gluten aware, vegan, dairy free and Ocean Wise items on the above menu.
Groups of 8 or more are subject to an 18% gratuity.
The Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery has a concession stand on the outside where you can buy food and beer, and merchandise. Many people buy something then picnic in the area close by to the restaurant to enjoy it!
Originally, this building was built as a club house for tennis and golf players in 1930. From 1990-2015, it was an upscale restaurant called the Fish House Restaurant(PERMANENTLY CLOSED). Scenes from the film '50 Shades of Grey' movie were filmed at the Fish House restaurant.
As of August 2019, the Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery has a happy hour menu from 3pm-6pm and 9pm-11pm. The menu includes reduced prices on pizzas and flights of beer among other things.
The Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery serves brunch (from a brunch menu) on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 3pm. Their brunch menu includes some bennys!
As of August 2019, the Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery does NOT have any TVs. So, it is definitely not a sports bar.
There is a small parking lot behind the Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery restaurant. If this is full, there is a large parking lot on the other side of the tennis courts. For more detailed information (rates, times, etc.) about parking in Stanley Park, please read: Parking in Stanley Park
By Car: Enter Stanley Park via the Beach Avenue entrance, turn right just after the Parks Board Offices. Either park in the Tennis Court parking lot and walk 50 metres to the restaurant or continue through the Tennis Courts parking lot. Turn left at the next intersection then proceed about 100 metres and the restaurant's parking lot will be on the left. Note that all parking in Stanley Park is paid parking using credit cards to pay.
By Walking: From English Bay, either walk along the Stanley Park Seawall until you see a sign and a set of stairs OR walk along Beach Avenue into Stanley Park. The restaurant is behind the Stanley Park Lawn Bowling Club and next to the tennis courts a short distance into the park. It is about a 5-10 minute walk from English Bay.
By Bicycle: From English Bay, take the bicycle path into Stanley Park. The restaurant is behind the Stanley Park Lawn Bowling Club and next to the tennis courts a short distance into the park. It is less than 5 minutes from English Bay by bicycle.
By Bus: Take public transit to the corner of Denman St. and Davie St. Walk along Beach Avenue into Stanley Park and follow the walking directions above. It is about a 5-10 minute walk from the corner.
The Stanley Park Brewing Company Restaurant and Brewery is located next to the English Bay Tennis Courts, Stanley Park Lawn Bowling Club and the Stanley Park Pitch and Putt Golf Course. The Queen Elizabeth Oak Tree and plaque, Jody Taylor Memorial Tree and Bench are located within a minute or two walk from the restaurant.