|Ambiance |||Romantic Spot, Star Sightings, Fine Dining|
|Meals Served |||Lunch, Dinner|
|Amenities |||Great Wine List, Local Favorites, Notable Chef|
|Pricing |||$41 and more|
|Payment |||MasterCard, American Express, Visa|
|Neighbourhood |||Vancouver City Centre|
|Getting There |||Waterfront Station|
|Cross Street |||Granville & West Cordova St|
|Lunch: Monday – Friday 11:30AM – 2:30PM, Dinner: Sunday – Thursday 5PM -10PM, Friday & Saturday 5PM – 10:30PM|
Profile Last Updated: August 05, 2008
Set on the waterfront with views of the harbour and the north shore mountains, Aqua Riva is a large, bustling restaurant, a favourite of businesspeople looking for a great lunch and evening diners in search of a memorable meal. They have been open since 1996 and it’s hard to find a more beautiful spot in Vancouver.
Business Lunches, Romantic Dinners
Dominated by a giant curved bar and bold murals depicting the golden age of travel and dining, every table has a sweeping view of the lively waterfront.Aqua Riva claims to have the best rotisserie and grill kitchen in the city, and to this point no one has stepped forward to dispute their claim. Putting a new twist on the West Coast cuisine ideology, the kitchen produces highlights that marry coastal favourites with new and fresh culinary twists.
The wine list is an excellent compilation of accessibility and affordability, while maintaining an interesting balance of labels. Aqua Riva specializes in local BC wines and offers a great selection. A creative martini list and microbrews on tap ensure that all thirsts are catered to. Aqua Riva is a busy seafront restaurant that strives to offer the one of the best overall Vancouver dining experiences. It is perfect for a large group or a romantic meal for two.
Note: Aqua Riva has a semi-private dining area that can accommodate up to 40 people.