29 Jun

July Sperling 2018 Sperling Vineyards is BC’s oldest heritage vineyard and home of Canada’s leading organic and biodynamic winegrower: Ann Sperling, Sperling Vineyards is renowned for creating wines of elegance, texture and authenticity. Throughout July, Dockside Restaurant will proudly feature three outstanding wines from Sperling’s collection: their signature Market Red and Market White blends, alongside their […]

27 Jun

  Canada Day on Granville Island is one of Vancouver’s best family-friendly celebrations of the year, and Dockside is looking forward to another amazing day. Because it’s one of the busiest days of the year, Dockside will be offering a limited menu and no reservations until after 5pm to ensure the quickest service. Canada Day […]

9 May

  What’s better than spending time on Vancouver’s best patio? Enjoying Happy Hour on Vancouver’s best patio! The year, Dockside’s patio is getting even more enjoyable with the introduction of Happy Hour from 3pm — 5pm, seven days a week. The Happy Hour menu offers feature pricing on house wine and highballs, and Dockside’s house-brewed […]

4 May

Awards are always a great compliment, but ones which are based on the feedback of guests and diners are especially rewarding for our team. So, it’s with great pride that Dockside was named one of the 100 Best Restaurants for Brunch in Canada by OpenTable. OpenTable is the world’s leading restaurant reservations engine and has […]

25 Apr

Dockside Restaurant is very pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Ludtke as brewmaster, where he will oversee all facets of Dockside’s in-house brewing program. Craig has been part of the Dockside team for since 2010 and has spent several years honing his craft as an apprentice and assistant brewer while also pursuing his Cicerone […]

4 Apr

As we do every year, we have updated our wine lists for spring and summer, but this year our drinks program is getting a much bigger facelift with the arrival of a new beer program and local craft spirits in our bar well. After serving as an apprentice brewer and then honing his skills around […]

7 Mar

The Georgia Straight released the results of the 21st Annual Golden Plate Awards and we’re so humbled to have again been voted the Best Restaurant Patio in Vancouver. This marks the incredible 8th year in a row that we have received this award and it’s always a great honour and a great reason for us to […]

29 Jan
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Join our team–Dockside is hiring! Dockside is looking for a number of friendly, hardworking people to join our team and work on Granville Island. We are currently hiring for a full range of front and back of house positions including the following: Servers Bussers Hostess Breakfast Cooks Line Cooks Prep Cooks To apply, please send your […]

28 Jan

Granville Island is a nearby getaway from the hustle and bustle of Downtown Vancouver and Dockside Restaurant is a perfect place to escape for romance this Valentine’s Day. Nestled on the waterfront, Dockside offers inspired West Coast cuisine in refined surroundings framed by panoramic views of False Creek and Yaletown’s iconic skyline. Executive Chef Mark […]

4 Dec

Delicious Table d’Hôte dinner followed by 80s Dance Party in the lounge Say goodbye to the year past and welcome the year to come with dinner and dancing at Dockside Restaurant in the Granville Island Hotel. The celebrations start in the dining room with a special Table d’Hôte menu accompanied by live jazz and pop […]