What's open on Granville Island this winter (updated Dec 15) Shops, artist studios, businesses

December 3, 2020

Public Market open daily 9AM - 6PM. Parking is free while visiting Granville Island. For individual store, restaurant, gallery & studio hours please click “Store Hours” below

Masks are currently mandatory in all indoor public and retail spaces. It is recommended visitors to Granville Island wear a 3-layer non-medical mask. The Public Market does have pinch points where it can be hard at times to maintain 2 metres, please be aware and continue to maintain a safe 2 metre (6 feet/2 adult arm’s length) distance from anyone in the Public Market and across Granville Island, indoors and outdoors.

This is truly an extraordinary time in our global history. Thank you for supporting the small, independent businesses on Granville Island. We look forward to welcoming you and your family to Granville Island. Please, stay healthy.

Holiday Lights - Nov 12 - Jan 3, from sunset. Please note, anyone outside of the Vancouver Coastal Health Region must stay in their car.  Admission and parking free


The Public Market, Net Loft, Creekhouse, Maritime Market & Marina, Railspur Alley, Artisan District, Artist Studios, Kids Market (ballroom closed) and playgrounds are open daily. Unfortunately, False Creek Community Centre is not yet open. CMHC-Granville Island has installed temporary portable washrooms with handwashing to replace those in the community centre behind Opus Art Supply.  

Granville Island Public Market is open 9 am - 6 pm daily to support our merchants who wish to be open, and for essential grocery shopping to support Vancouverites in accessing fresh, healthy foods. The Net Loft is open 10 am - 6 pm, returning to 10 am - 5 pm in January. The Public Market and Net Loft will be closed Mondays for the month of January.

The Public Market merchants ask that you support them and their safety by please shopping in limited numbers for groceries to comply with our social distancing needs in the market. 

- A new entry and exit protocol has been added on busier days in order to maintain social distancing. Please note: Lee's Donuts and Oyama Sausage have both moved to a lineup outside their doors, the Public Market entrances are separate and more often than not, have no lineup.

- Groups and tours are not permitted in the Public Market. Tours and tour busses are not permitted on the Island at this time due to Covid-19 gathering restrictions. 

 

PUBLIC MARKET & ISLAND MERCHANTS

Individual hours may be subject to change. No tasting or sampling.

PUBLIC MARKET   9am - 6pm daily

Holiday hours: Dec 24, 9 am - 5 pm, Dec 31, 9 am - 5 pm. Closed Dec 25, 26 and Jan 1. 

Day Vendor program currently paused due to social distancing restrictions, please see their listings in our directory. 

A Bread Affair     9 am - 6:30 pm (30 minutes past market hours)

A la Mode           Public Market hours (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Armando’s Fine Quality Meats     Public Market hours            

Benton Brothers Cheese     Public Market hours

Blue Parrot Espresso Bar     7:30 am - 8 pm daily (90 minutes before market opens) OPEN January 1, 2021 9:00am-5:00pm - enter via courtyard or west side of Public Market

Bon Macaron     11 am - 6 pm Daily (see second location at 1244 Cartwright Street, a new commissary and cooking school)

Candy Kitchen   10 am - 6 pm Thurs – Sun; closed Mon-Wed

Celine’s Fish & Chips   Public Market hours

Chau Veggie Express     10 am - 6 pm Daily (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Chilliwack Honey     10 am - 4 pm Daily

ChocolaTas    Dec 31 11 am - 3 pm; Closed Jan 1-8; Open Saturdays/Sundays in January only 11 am-5 pm; February: 4-14, 18-21, 25-28 11 am-5 pm; March: Open Thursdays-Sundays 11 am-5 pm

Duso's Italian Foods     Public Market hours, closed Tues

Dussa's Ham & Cheese     Public Market hours, closed Mon-Tues     

Four Seasons Farm     Public Market hours 

Fraser Valley Juice & Salad Bar     Public Market hours           

Gourmet Wok   Public Market hours

Grainry, the    Public Market hours

Granville Island Produce     Public Market hours

Granville Island Tea Co.     Public Market hours ((Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Jackson's Poultry Co.     Public Market hours

JJ Bean    7:30 am – 6 pm Daily (open 1.5 hours before market opens)  

Kaisereck Delicatessen     Public Market hours, patio open until 7 pm. Please enter via their patio after 6 pm. (Delivery available)

Kaylin & Hobbs    10 am - 4 pm Daily

La Tortilleria   10 am - 5 pm Tues-Sun, closed Mondays

Laurelle’s Fine Foods     Public Market hours      

Lee's Donuts     10 am (9 am weekends) - 6 pm Daily (lineup outside market only)

L'Epicerie Rotisserie & Gourmet Shop    Mon-Tues 9 am - 4 pm; Wed-Sun Public Market hours (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Liberty Wine Merchants     Sun-Tues 9:30 am - 5:30 pm; Wed-Sat 9:30 am - 6:30 pm (open 30 minutes past market hours)                                 

Lobster Man (Maritime Market) Daily 9 am - 6 pm (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)                               

Milkman, The     Public Market hours

Muffin Granny   Public Market hours

Nut Merchant      12 pm - 5 pm, closed Mon-Tues

Omi Japan   11 am - 6 pm, closed Wednesdays                                    

Oyama Sausage     Public Market hours (lineup outside market only) (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Petit Ami Coffee     8 am - 5 pm Daily (open 1 hour before market hours)                

Pizza Pzazz      10 am - 6 pm Daily; Takeout/delivery available until 8 pm. Call ahead for takeout and delivery. 

Seafood City     Public Market hours

Sen Pad Thai   11 am - 6 pm Daily (outside courtyard takeout window open) (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Siegel’s Bagels    Public Market hours

Tuck Shop (Smoke shop & General Store)    9 am - 5 pm Tues- Sun; closed Mondays

South China Seas     Public Market hours

Sprig Contemporary Greek   10 am - 6 pm daily ((Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Stock Market      9 am - 4 pm Daily

Stuart's Bakery     Public Market hours

Sunlight Farms     Public Market hours, closed Mondays

Terra Breads   9 am - 5 pm daily (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

Tenderland Meats     Public Market hours (Delivery available with minimum order) 

Zara's Deli     9 am - 5 pm Tues-Sat, closed Sun-Mon

V & J Plants     Public Market hours (Delivery available and pre-order/pre-pay pickup available)

 

RESTAURANTS, CAFES & BARS

Artisan Sake (Railspur Alley)     Daily 11:30 am - 6 pm   

Bridges Restaurant   Mon-Fri 11:30 am - 10 pm; Sat/Sun/Holidays 10 am - 10 pm. Patio open + Takeaway + Delivery (Holiday meal packages available)

Beanstock (kids) Bistro (upper floor, Kids Market) Daily 10 am - 6 pm

Dockside Restaurant & Patio (Granville Island Hotel) Daily 11:30 am - 9:30 pm. Happy Hour 3pm-5pm

Granville Island Brewery Tap Room + Patio + Retail takeout window Daily 12 pm - 8 pm 

Granville Island Gelato & Coffee House (Creekhouse) Daily 11:30 am - 8 pm

Kaisereck Delicatessen Public Market hours, covered patio open until 7 pm

Keg, The    Daily 4 pm - 10 pm Dine in + Takeout + Happy Hour

Liberty Distillery    Mon-Thurs 12 pm - 6 pm; Fri-Sun11 am - 8 pm. Bottle sales and cocktails

Off the Tracks Espresso Bar & Bistro      Mon- Fri 9 am - 4 pm; Sat/Sun 9 am - 5 pm.  Expanded patio space across courtyard + takeaway CLOSED Dec 31/20 and Jan 1/21

Pedro's Organic Coffee (beside Kid's Market) Mon – Fri 9 am – 3 pm; Sat/Sun 9 am - 6 pm. Patio open at rear

Pizza Pzazz Open daily.  10 am - 6 pm - Takeout/delivery available until 8 pm. Call ahead for takeout and delivery

Popina Canteen   Wed-Sun 12 pm - 6 pm.  Patio open

Popina Cantina (NEW in the Net Loft) (Taco and Mexican cantina) Wed-Sun 10 am - 5 pm

Sandbar Restaurant    Mon-Thursday 3 pm -10 pm; Fri-Sun 11:30 am - 10 pm.  Patio open/Happy Hour 

Tony's Fish and Oyster Café   Daily 12 pm - 7 pm. Dine in + Takeaway

Vancouver Fish Co.    Mon-Fri 11:30 am - "late"; Sat/Sun 11 am - "late” Expanded patio space Dine in + Takeaway (Holiday meal packages available)

 

ICE CREAM

A Bread Affair / GI Gelato & Coffee House (Creekhouse) /  Milkman /  Omi Japan /  Pedro's Organic Coffee House /  Pizza Pzazz /  Popina Canteen /  Popina Cantina / Ribbit's Corner (Kids Market) / Rogers' Chocolates

 

NET LOFT 10 am - 6 pm daily

(Individual store hours may vary) Dec 24, 9 am - 4 pm, Dec 31, 9 am - 4 pm, closed Dec 25, 25 & Jan 1 

 

Amity Design Studio

Beadworks

Circle Craft Co-op

Dunderave Print Workshop

Devil May Wear

Fibre Arts Studio

Geza Burghardt Luthiery

Gigi B

Granville Island Hat Shop

John Nutter Glass Studio

Kingsmill Pottery Studio

Kroma Artist Acrylics

Liberty Wine Merchants

Little Dream

Maiwa Handprints

Maiwa Supply

Mia Bella

Market Kitchen

Paper-Ya

Parade Organics

Popina Cantina

Postcard Place, The

Wickaninnish Gallery 

 

OUT BUILDINGS across Granville Island's 38 acres

Businesses/Free standing buildings OUTSIDE PUBLIC MARKET

 

Bridges Restaurant    Mon-Fri 11:30 am - 10 pm; Sat/Sun/Holidays 10 am - 10 pm. Patio open + Takeaway + Delivery

Craft Council of BC Shop & Gallery   please call ahead for hours

Creekhouse   Please see individual businesses below

Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery & Shop (studios available) Tues - Sun 10 am - 4 pm  

Granville Island Brewery     Daily 12 pm - 8 pm (Tap room, patio + retail takeout window) 

Granville Island Delivery Co.  Granville Island Delivery Co.

Granville Island Hotel   Front desk 24 hrs.

Granville Island Splash Park   Closed for the season

Keg, the   Daily 4 pm - 10 pm + takeout + Happy Hour

Kids Market   Daily 10 am- 6 pm (ballroom closed)

Licorice Parlour Daily 11 am - 4 pm 

MAKE     Daily 10 am - 6 pm - Pre-order curbside pickup available

Malaspina Printmakers Society – Please call ahead for hours. Current exhibitions here http://www.malaspinaprintmakers.com

OPUS Framing & Art Supplies    Daily 10 am – 5 pm or click and collect curbside  

Pedro's Organic Coffee     Mon–Fri 9 am – 3 pm, Sat/Sun 9 am - 6 pm. Patio open

Pier 32 Please contact individual businesses

Pet Treatery (in the red caboose)    Daily 12 pm - 6 pm, or order here  for delivery or pickup   

Playgrounds Parents, caregivers, please clean children's hands before and after using playground equipment and maintain social distancing

Popina Canteen (on the boardwalk behind the Public Market) Wed-Sun 12 - 6 pm.  Patio open

Post Office (Canada Post) (in the Kids Market) Mon-Fri 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday 10-4; closed Sunday     

 

KIDS MARKET

Adventure Zone (Ballroom closed)

Beanstock Bistro

Camelot Kids

Circuit Circus

Clownin' Around Magic

Panda House (New) 

Granville Island Toy Company

Halftime Sports

Hairloft

Humpty Dumpty Books & Music

Just Imagine...Fun Clothing

Kaboodles

Sweet Monkey Baby Clothes (New)

Kites & Puppets

Knotty Toys

LetGo Bumper Cars

Licorice Parlour       

Little Treasures "on the go"

My Toy

Ribbit's Corner

The Shoe Box

VR Funtastic World

Splash Park (Water Park) closed for the season

 

MARITIME MARKET & MARINA

All retail shops open, please see individual shops in our directory for further information on opening hours or call ahead.

Carli Sita Fine Jewelry & custom design (NEW) Please call ahead for hours

Eklectic Finds     Tues 12 pm-3 pm; Wed-Mon 11 am-5 pm

Fieldd Software (NEW)    Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

Granville Island Treasures   Mon-Wed 11 am-4 pm; Thurs-Sun 11 am-5 pm

Hangout Place please call ahead

Karen Cooper Gallery   please call ahead

Kasandy Locally Global (Fair Trade) Daily 10 am - 6 pm (NEW BUSINESS https://kasandy.com/ )

MAKE   Daily 10 am - 6 pm   

Mawlana Cashmere & Silk   Daily 10 am - 6:30 pm  (NEW BUSINESS https://www.mawlana.ca/ )

Ocean Floor Souvenirs    Daily 12 pm -6 pm

Pirate Adventures   Daily 11 am -4 pm

Prince of Whales   Daily 9 am -8 pm (Experience Gift Certificates available)

Red Sky Clothing & Footwear   Daily 10 am - 5:30 pm

Strub Activewear Mon-Thurs 10:30 am - 5:30 pm; Fri-Sun 10:30 am - 6 pm + on-line shopping

Taraxca Silver   Daily 11 am -6 pm

Tarot Room Daily 11 am - 5 pm; extended hours by appointment 

The Raven and the Bear   please call ahead for hours

Tribal Rugs & Art    please call ahead for hours

Ukama Gallery   please call ahead for exhibitions and hours

Vancouver Fish Co.    11:30 am - "late" Mon-Fri, 11 am - "late" Sat/Sun Patio space extended and open

Wild Whales Daily 9:30 am -6 pm 

Zadel Jewelry Studio (New) Tues - Sun 11 am - 5:30 pm; closed Mondays

 

RAILSPUR ARTISAN DISTRICT 

Our artists and artisans are open with many of them working in their studio and are ready to welcome people. Please see individual shops in our directory for further information or take a stroll down Railspur Alley and around the rest of the Railspur artisan district.

Alarte Silks

Amy Stewart Artist

Artisan Sake Maker

Aurum-Agentum Goldsmiths

BC Blacksmith

BC Craft House

Dalbergia Wood & Fine Objects

Daniel Materna Ceramics

Darcus Gallery

Federation of Canadian Artists

Forge & Form

Funk Shui

Granville Island Broom Company

Hammered & Pickled

Hartman Leather (note, Dave Hartman will be retiring his Granville Island shop December 23rd, he can still be found online at his Sunshine Coast studio)

Hilary Morris / Beaver Pond

i.e.creative

Island Studio

Katherine McLean Gallery with Lynn Falconer

Liberty Distillery

Malaspina Print Makers

New Leaf Editions

Off The Tracks Bistro & Expresso Bar

Opus Framing & Art Supplies

Per Wendel Madsen Fine Jewelry

Peter Kiss Gallery

Propellor Design Studio (NEW) (website)

Sadryna Design

Search & Rescue Denim Co. (new location)

Studio 13

Upstart & Crow Book Store & Literary Arts Studio (NEW) (website)

Vancouver Studio Glass

 

CREEKHOUSE

Please see individual shops in our directory for further information

Blue Seas Gallery   Daily 11 am to 6 pm

Cloth Shop   Wed - Sat 11 am to 4 pm

Cool Emporium    Wed - Sun 11 am to 6 pm

Dragon space   Daily 11 am to 6 pm

Granville Island Gelato   Daily 11am to 8 pm

Granville Island Soap Gallery   Wed - Sun 11 am to 6 pm

Hidden Gem   Wed - Sun 11am to 6 pm

Inukshuk Gallery   Daily 10 am to 6 pm

Kimdoly Beads   Wed - Sun 11 am to 4 pm

Niche Gallery   Wed - Sun 11am to 5pm (NEW BUSINESS https://www.facebook.com/Niche-Art-Gallery-105093961246081/?ref=py_c )

Rhinoceros   Daily 11 am to 6 pm 

Rogers Chocolates   Daily 10 am - 6 pm  

Sandbar Restaurant    Mon - Fri 4 pm -10 pm; Sat & Sun - 11:30 am to 10 pm

Silk Weaving Studio   Daily 11 am - 6 pm

Top of the Ramp Gallery   Wed - Sun 11 am to 6 pm

 

NEW & COMING SOON

 

Propellor Design Studio (website)

Now Open

Upstart & Crow Literary Arts Studio (website)

Now Open 

Kasama Chocolate (website)

Opening January 1, 2021

Bon Macaron Pâtisserie Production & Workshops (website)

Now open (holiday classes now available)  

Capulet Communications (website)

Now open

Kasandy | Locally Global (website)

Now open

Mawlana Cashmere & Silk Canada (website)

Now open

Niche Gallery (@nicheartgallery) Find many of our Day Vendors here

Now open

Search and Rescue Denim (website)

Expanded and relocated to Cartwright St – Now open

Granville Island Delivery Co. (granvilleislanddelivery.co)

Now open  

The Federation of Canadian Artists (website)

Expansion now open 

Popina Cantina  (website)

Now open