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Looking for a venue in Vancouver for cocktails and appetizers for 50, financial crowd

Baelsette Mar 1, 2013 05:03 PM

Hi all,
Hoping for some help. Looking for a venue to host 50 + for cocktails and appetizers in Vancouver for the financial industry. Would like a private room in a restaurant or bar?
Any suggestions? All help is much appreciated.
Thanks!

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  1. LotusRapper RE: Baelsette Mar 1, 2013 09:18 PM

    Market by JG ? They have several private rooms:

    http://www.marketbyjgvancouver.com/pr...

    Law Courts Inn:

    http://www.lawcourtsinn.com/index.php...

    I know I'll get bashed for this, but Steamworks has 3 rooms good for 40ppl or more. Two of which (Uber Lounge, Harbour View) I've been to for wedding and similar special occasions and might work for your group:

    http://steamworks.com/brew-pub

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      flowbee RE: LotusRapper Mar 2, 2013 11:40 AM

      Heh, I don't think you'll get bashed for suggesting Steamworks. I don't care if the 1%ers do their schmoozing there...leaves more room for the rest of us at other places :)

      "Let's see Paul Allen's card."

      "Look at that subtle off-white coloring. The tasteful thickness of it. Oh, my God. It even has a watermark."

      "Is something wrong, Patrick?"

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        LotusRapper RE: flowbee Mar 2, 2013 02:14 PM

        LOL :-D

    2. KarenDW RE: Baelsette Mar 1, 2013 09:21 PM

      Gallery Cafe? I think they do private bookings.
      http://www.thegallerycafe.ca/index.asp

      1. LotusRapper RE: Baelsette Mar 1, 2013 09:28 PM

        Another one (not near financial dist. per se) is VRC - Vancouver Rowing Club clubhouse. I've organized a work retreat in the Harbour Room once and it worked out very well, except for the food catering which was rather disappointing that time (by The Butler Did It). But on a nice day, the setting is lovely:

        http://www.vancouverrowingclub.ca/Fac...

        1. Baelsette RE: Baelsette Mar 2, 2013 06:19 AM

          Thank you all VERY much, will check out these suggestions.

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            amelieducroix RE: Baelsette Mar 2, 2013 09:09 PM

            the penthouse at the Loden hotel can be rented if you're looking for something different...

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