West Five is located in the heart of trendy Kitsilano, a neighbourhood well renowned for its world-class beaches, beautiful people and great restaurants. Here are some of our favourite places to eat, drink and caffeinate just a short walk away from West Five.
1850 West 4th Avenue
This community favourite offers pastas, pizzas and traditional Italian fare in a sleek room filled with warm, friendly faces. At Trattoria there’s something for everyone, from businessmen having lunch to families enjoying share plates.
1944 West 4th Avenue
Using only the freshest local ingredients, Fable’s farm-to-table concept has been a hit since the minute it opened. Come for their seasonally-inspired dinners or one of their famously delicious (and mimosa-friendly) brunches.
Local Public Eatery
2210 Cornwall Avenue
As it is affectionately known, “The Local” is the place to be on a warm Kits day. Located directly across from the beach, this casual spot is known for its sunny patio, great views and chilled-out vibe. It’s also a fantastic place to watch hockey and football games.
1958 West 4th Avenue
Health-crazed Kits is filled with juice bars and cafes – and Sejuiced was one of the first to embrace this local trend. Check out this spot for smoothies and fresh juice as well as vegetarian-friendly meals and snacks.
Forty Ninth Parallel
2198 West 4th Avenue
Forty Ninth Parallel offers flavourful espresso and a variety of high-quality caffeinated beverages in a beautiful, light-filled café. If you’re feeling indulgent, check out their to-die-for doughnuts.
2285 West 4th Avenue
Though it needs no introduction, having Whole Foods close by is certainly an asset. From the salad bar and fresh-made burritos to their selection of organic goods, Whole Foods makes eating well a snap for people on the go.