Awards & Accolades

tripadvisor award

Yaletown is proud to have received a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor from all the positive reviews from visitors. Thanks to everyone who took the time to review, rank, and be a part of what makes Yaletown a great place to visit, live and work in.

Please let us know about your experiences here: Yaletown on TripAdvisor

Yaletown Businesses’ Awards & Accolades

Looking for award winning businesses in Yaletown? As one of the foremost creative areas of Vancouver, Yaletown has attracted top tier businesses which have received several awards. Whether you’re looking for a restaurant, spa, or service, you’ve come to the right place.

Casual Dining & Pubs

  • Cactus Club (#1 best chain restaurant, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Earls (#2 best chain restaurant, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Hurricane Grill (#2 best restaurant patio, Georgia Straight BOV 2015)
  • Keg Steakhouse & Bar (#1 best restaurant for meat 2015 & #3 best restaurant patio 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • Milestones (#2 best brunch & #3 best chain restaurant, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)
  • Yaletown Brewing Company (#2 best brew pub in 2014, 2015, #3 best brew pub in 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)

Fine Dining

  • Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar (#3 best BC wine list, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)
  • Brix Restaurant & Wine Bar (#3 most romantic restaurant in 2014, #2 most romantic restaurant in 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • Cioppino’s (#1 best imported wine list, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)

Juice, Coffee & Gelato/Yogurt Shops

  • Bean Around the World Coffees (#3 best local coffee shop, Georgia Straight 2015)
  • Blenz Coffee  (#3 best local coffee shop 2014, #2 best local coffee shop 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • Caffe Artigiano (#2 best local coffee shop 2014, 2015, #3 best local coffee shop 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • JJ Bean (#1 best local coffee shop, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Jugo Juice (#2 best juice bar, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)
  • Menchie’s (#1 best frozen yogurt, Georgia Straight BOV 2015, 2016)
  • Starbucks  (#1 best chain coffee shop, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)

Fashion Stores

  • Brooklyn Clothing Co. (#2 best men’s clothing store, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)
  • Fine Finds (#1 best gift shop, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)

Specialty Shopping

  • Blush Bridal & Special Occasions (#3 best bridal store in 2015 & #2 best bridal store in 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • Reckless Bike Store (#2 best local bike store, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015)

Home Decor

  • The Cross Decor & Design (#2 best home accessory & furniture store, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015)

Groceries & Wine/Spirits

  • Urban Fare (#3 best grocery store 2014, 2015, #2 best grocery store 2016 & #1 best specialty grocery store 2016 & #1 best place to pickup premade dinner, Georgia Straight BOV)

Health & Body

  • Barre Method (#3 best independent gym, Georgia Straight BOV 2015)
  • Steve Nash Fitness World and Sports Club (#1 best gym for men & women, Georgia Straight BOV 2015)
  • Yyoga (#1 best yoga studio in 2014, 2015 & #2 best pilates studio in 2014, Georgia Straight BOV)

Hotels

  • Opus Hotel Vancouver (#2 best boutique hotel in 2014, 2015 & #3 best boutique hotel in 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)

Professional Services

  • AARM Dental Group (#1 best dental clinic, Georgia Straight BOV 2015)
  • Glow Acupuncture & Wellness Center (#3 best acupuncturist, Georgia Straight BOV 2015)
  • United Front Games (#2 best local video-game studio, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015)

Spa & Beauty

  • Barber & Co. (#1 best barber shop, Georgia Straight BOV 2015)
  • Farzad’s Barber Shop (#3 best barber shop, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2015)
  • Man Cave Barber Shop (#3 best barber shop, Georgia Straight BOV 2016)
  • Pure Nail Bar (#1 best salon for manicure/pedicure, Georgia Straight BOV 2014, 2016)
  • Skoah (#2 best place to get a facial in 2015 & #3 best spa in 2014 & #1 best place to get a facial in 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • Stripped Wax Bar (#1 best place to get a bikini wax 2014, 2015 & #1 best place to get waxed 2016, Georgia Straight BOV)
  • Sugarbox Waxing Boutique (#2 best place to get a bikini wax, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)
  • Sunscape Tanning Studios (#1 best place to get a tan, Georgia Straight BOV 2014)
  • The Vanity Lab (#2 best place for a non-surgical makeover, Georgia Straight BOV 2016)

Visit the Georgia Straight Best of Vancouver awards for the complete list of winners.