Tap & Barrel • Olympic Village

4.4
179 reviews
CAN$30 and under
Comfort Food
Located in the heart of Vancouver's Olympic Village, our restaurant serves honest, regional food with local craft beer and premium BC wine on tap. Our beer & wine program is the most innovative draft menu program in the province, comprised of a selection of premium BC products that features custom collaborations with local purveyors.

We offer indoor and outdoor seating with breathtaking views of False Creek, Science World, BC Place and Rogers Arena.

Experiences

  • Dine Out Vancouver - Lunch/Dinner + Kids

    CA$35.00 per person

    Feb 5 - Mar 7, 2021

    Join us for Dine Out Vancouver! We're offering a very exciting lineup of three-course menus during this year's Dine Out Vancouver Festival including a Brunch ($22), Lunch & Dinner ($35), and for the first time ever, a Kids Menu ($15). Select menus are also available for takeout and delivery. Book your table today - we look forward to welcoming you during Dine Out.
  • Dine Out Vancouver - Brunch

    CA$22.00 per person

    Feb 5 - Mar 7, 2021

    Join us for Dine Out Vancouver! We're offering a very exciting lineup of three-course menus during this year's Dine Out Vancouver Festival including a Brunch ($22), Lunch & Dinner ($35), and for the first time ever, a Kids Menu ($15)! Select menus are also available for takeout and delivery. Book your table today - we look forward to welcoming you during Dine Out.
What 179 People Are Saying
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4.4based on recent ratings
4.1
Food
4.3
Service
4.3
Ambience
4.0
Value
Noise · Moderate
92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
5 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3Food5Service3Ambience5

FYI even if the reservation appears available on open table, it doesn’t mean that the table is available. I’d been to this tap and barrel many times and never had issues until now. Not sure why Tap doesn’t block it off on the app to minimize confusion. So we ended up waiting for a table because essentially the open table reservation was voided.

Food was good like usual. Bizarre experience with the reso system.

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Rhonda
Vancouver
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Food, drinks & service were great. We were served very quickly. Good menu variety with interesting eats. I would highly recommend the deep fried pickles, they were a great size served with a fantastic dill dip.

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Emtt
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Came for Dine Out dinner and requested to sit at their patio, where tables were fairly well distanced. Was quite warm, and our server offered to turn the other heater on as well. She also refilled my hot water and was just super attentive and sweet the whole night. Food was great as well, I don't know if it's just because I haven't had a dinner out in God knows how long, but I had the PNW Tacos (personally preferred the avocado over the shrimp), Onion Ring Burger, and Apple Tart. All were delicious and piping hot. Would highly recommend for any other Covid-wary diners wanting a night out.

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Sanem
1 review
Dined on February 18, 2021
Overall3Food1Service3Ambience3

Salad came without dressing; beer glasses smelt detergent. Great spot; excellent view. I would go there but only for drinks and on an afternoon.

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LaurenG
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Got the dinner deal for $35 each!
Food was delicious and very quick service 😊

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Seamus
Vancouver
6 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

Service was amazing! I would definitely go back just for how friendly and accommodating our server was.

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JArt
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

All the service by the waitress Eloise was outstanding! This place has always been amazing. Thanks!

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JUSTAFOODIE
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2021
Overall3Food2Service5Ambience3

It was okay. Couple other places close by that are better.

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williamD
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2021
Overall4Food3Service4Ambience3

Good service no waits lots of staff. Good selection of beer.

JC
JanieC
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food is good and there are good draught beer and wine choices. I do wish they had more Vegan options for food but I work around it okay. Our server was amazing, super friendly and efficient!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
San Francisco
13 reviews
Dined on January 24, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Outdoor dining was nice and quite warm.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on January 23, 2021
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Came in for brunch but sadly missed cutoff. Opted to stay and have appies and beers. Sat at a high top table near the bar. Was pretty decent, will be back!

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eeyan
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2021
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Thanks for the service and food. Superb is what I can put it.

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MikeD
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on January 16, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great service! Happy hour menu is fantastic. Me & my friends enjoyed our afternoon there.

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thecanadianscott
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2021
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience5

Nice job at a tough time for the restaurant business. I will be back.

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Ashy
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our server Alex was awesome. Helpful and kind. Last time I visited this location we had a terrible experience. Happy that we came back and gave this location another shot.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
6 reviews
Dined on December 19, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

It’s COVID... so you need to manage expectations... I thought everyone did a good job, food was good, selection of beer and wine was good.. they even moved us outdoors so we could feel more comfortable!

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TaraD
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2020
Overall2Food2Service1Ambience3

My dinner was disappointing. The poke bowl lacked flavour. My partners fish and chips batter was over cooked. I am not sure if our servers swapped but they never asked how our food was and then brought our bill forgetting that we had ordered dessert. The dessert wasn’t great either. We went to the tap and barrel two weeks ago in North van and it was amazing. I won’t be coming back to this location.

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
1 review
Dined on December 5, 2020
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience4

Had the creole sirloin
Asked for medium rare. Got rare instead

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BonnieE
1 review
Dined on November 29, 2020
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience5

Ate on the outside patio and everything was comfortable. Enjoyed our brunch

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 21, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was an excellent experience. Felt extremely safe, it was warm on the patio with the heaters and the food was fast and delicious.

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MarieC
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

Staff was great, very attentive and great at making recommendations for wine and food.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on November 6, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Staff was friendly and efficient and I had the ribs and they were excellent!

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OpenTable Diner
Seattle
6 reviews
Dined on November 1, 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

Server was great, music was a bit too loud.. thought it had to be quiet due to the restrictions from the PHO..

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Pinky
1 review
Dined on November 1, 2020
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

The servers were fun and helpful. Noise level was OK, but slightly quieter would have been better for conversation. Very good menu choices. Would recommend.

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NikkiM
Vancouver
20 reviews
Dined on October 25, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food/service & we were in a back corner, which doesn't sound GR8 lol, but if you're into safety protocols in Covid as we are, we preferred being away from everyone, plexiglass partitions & tables spaced out!

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Melanie
Vancouver
16 reviews
Dined on October 20, 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

We come often for Nice Guys Trivia on Tuesdays. Food is a little pricey but is good, beautiful views and great selection of local beers.

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JasonB
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on October 20, 2020
Overall4Food2Service5Ambience5

Food was really salty. Other than that the place was great. Our server was awesome.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
21 reviews
Dined on October 20, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Excellent except for noise. Music loud for conversation and noisy tBle mr t yonis.

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AmeliaC
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on October 17, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

When I reserved a spot in line they called me almost immediately to ask if we wanted indoor, outdoor, upstairs. They were extremely accommodating and the service was exceptional!

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DougR
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always have a great time at tap and barrell. Great food and service.

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GeorgeM
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2020
Overall4Food3Service5Ambience3

Food was ok. I had eggs Benedict and the eggs were soft when I wanted them medium. There was no ham with my husbands toast. I was really sick when we got home. I am putting it down to the eggs.

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MauricioR
Vancouver
12 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was excellent. No complaints.

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APerson
1 review
Dined on October 5, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was a great time, that’s all I really need to say.

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vipSteakGuy
Vancouver
17 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food & service with an amazing view!!

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AdamM
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Provided dog friendly table just ask! Great staff great happy hour great patio

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Bina
Vancouver
6 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

The appetizers were great! I would go back for appies and a drink.

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Melanie
Vancouver
16 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

We were there for trivia. Fast service. Good spacing with regards to physical distancing.

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Lizzo
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2020
Overall5Food2Service4Ambience5

We had a great experience - we sat on the 1st floor patio which had an amazing view.
The drinks were OK, although my 'moscow mule" cocktail was light on ginger, and heavy on the juice. also my fish and chips were pretty poor - the fish batter was more like a corn dog and was soggy and cold. We enjoyed salsa & guach' nacho dip starter, and the others enjoyed the vegan burger and curry - although we smiled at the 'store-bought' quality naan bread that was described on the menu as 'rustic' :)

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SpringChicken
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on September 12, 2020
Overall5Food1Service4Ambience4

Restaurant was closed.

FAQs

Tap & Barrel • Olympic Village does offer delivery in partnership with Skip The Dishes and Uber Eats. Tap & Barrel • Olympic Village also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (604) 685-2223.

Tap & Barrel • Olympic Village is rated 4.4 stars by 179 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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