Category Reviews

Vancouver’s Newest Destination Brewery: Steel Toad

It’s such an exciting time down in the Main Street / Olympic Village area of Vancouver. Yes, the condo construction is booming as the area densifies, but with that comes the influx of hospitality joints. And since the area is already home to many of Vancouver’s best craft breweries, it’s clearly the best spot for […]

New Brewery Does It Right — Yellow Dog Brewery

The 31st craft brewery opened up in Metro Vancouver a few weeks ago in the dry and thirsty suburb of Port Moody. This area of Metro Vancouver seriously lacked a craft beer scene, but recently pubs have started embracing the trend, and by the end of the year the seaside community will have two breweries, […]

Vancouver’s Main Street Brewing Company now open!

Main Street Brewing Company has finally opened. This one has been a long time coming – it’s been over a year since they planned on opening a brewery. This new addition to Brewery Creek is most definitely welcome – especially when neighbours Brassneck and 33 Acres are maxed out most weekends. A couple things that […]

Green Leaf Brewing Co. is worth the trip

Set your sights on Lonsdale Quay in North Vancouver! Last December, Green Leaf Brewing opened up right in the market — making for a much needed beer stop in an otherwise beer-less market. This marked the 22nd craft brewery to open in Metro Vancouver (there are now 23 with the recent opening of Black Kettle […]

Vancouver’s Beer Mecca NOW OPEN!

The next addition to the Main Street (Brewery Creek) Craft Beer Zone of Vancouver has just opened. Yes, the long-awaited Craft Beer Market, located in the old Salt Building in the Olympic Village, is now pouring beer. The Look The atmosphere is probably what strikes me first. They have high vaulted ceilings with wooden beams […]

The Brewery Vancouver Needs Right Now: Brassneck

I rarely get this giddy over a brewery, but there is a reason for my behaviour. Brassneck Brewery just opened on Main Street at 6th Avenue in Vancouver. Yes, there have been numerous openings by many other breweries recently. So what makes this one so special? First of all, Nigel Springthorpe from the legendary Alibi […]

Deep Cove Brewery: Vancouver’s newest craft beer outlet

Yes! Another brewery opened in Metro Vancouver! It’s starting to be that time of year: all of the anticipated breweries are opening their doors and the beer is flowing like crazy! In fact, 33 Acres Brewing just had to shut down their tap room because they ran out of beer, and well, Powell Street Brewing […]