A city known for its stunning landscapes and vibrant culture; Vancouver is a hub for the entertainment industry. As a result, it’s not uncommon to spot celebrities walking shoulder to shoulder with locals and dining in some of the city’s top restaurants to enjoy their culinary offerings.

Big names like Ryan Reynolds, Seth Rogen, and Jason Momoa have not been shy about expressing their love for Vancouver’s food scene. While a celebrity stamp of approval is not needed, it definitely does not hurt. 

Cioppino’s Mediterranean Grill

Widely acknowledged as the best expression of Mediterranean cooking in BC, Cioppino’s open show kitchen has gotten the attention of mega stars like Drake and Jason Momoa.

Gotham Steakhouse

Housed in one of Vancouver’s few remaining art deco buildings, this luxe establishment has hosted some of Hollywood’s biggest heartthrobs including George Clooney and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson.

Joe Fortes Seafood and Chop House

This restaurants’ vibrant sights and sounds are as enticing as its menu which has led to the likes of the legendary rock band Fleetwood Mac and John Cena, who once called this eatery his favourite in the entire country.


Continuously praised as one of Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants, local celebrity chef, Angus An’s flagship Thai restaurant, Maenam, is loved by Vancouver’s very own and favourite funny man – Seth Rogen.


No surprise here – Miku’s waterfront views and handcrafted sushi has captured the attention of Beyonce and Jay-Z, and Kelly Ripa who gave the spot a huge shoutout on an episode of Live with Ryan and Kelly.