Welcome to the West End

Our enviable location has led to an amazing diversity of people and experiences. Soak up the sun at Sunset Beach, shop on Robson, or enjoy restaurants on Davie and Denman Streets. The West End is West Coast living at its best.



Restaurants in the West End are diverse. Taste the “ramen district,” Nook, Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House, Espana, Banana Leaf, The Score, as well as acclaimed farm-to-table restaurant, Forage. Discover The West End’s restaurants, coffee shops, and pubs.


Coffee Culture is a lifestyle in The West End. Cruise Davie and explore the dozens of coffee shops in the West End, or wander down a side street and find a hidden gem tucked away from the buzz of the strip. Your next great cup awaits!


A thriving community, The West End is divided into four retail precincts: Davie Village, Lower Davie, Denman and Lower Robson. All are lined with unique bookstores, gourmet food and wine markets, clothing and fashion boutiques, and homewares.


It’s a known fact that the West End’s beachfront access, which is home to lively events on Sunset Beach, Third Beach, English Bay, and Stanley Park, makes the neighbourhood one of the most sought-after in the city.


The West End’s ocean-side location and proximity to the Seawall make it a local favorite for outdoor activities and adventure. From stand-up paddleboarding, windsurfing, jogging, tennis, swimming, cycling, kayaking, and outdoor yoga, The West End has it all.


The West End’s schools and libraries are the heartbeat of the community and are a connecting place where ideas are exchanged and curiosity is ignited. Explore the many schools and libraries in the West End.


The West End is home to some of Canada’s most beloved festivals and Vancouver attractions. Learn about Morton Park, Stanley Park Summer Cinemas, The Honda Celebration of Lights, Vancouver Pride Festival, and more.


From tanning spas and hair salons to yoga studios and wellness centres, The West End has everything you need to stay healthy and fresh.