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Name Category Location
 
212 Boutique
The folks who run this stylish shop met in New...
Clothing Gastown and Chinatown
 
Aberdeen Centre
First-rate Asian restaurants, vendors hawking...
Shopping Centers / Malls Richmond
 
Absolute Spa at the Century
This expansive spa has an A-list of celebrity...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Absolute Spa at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Although women enjoy the aura and services, this...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Atmosphere
At this chain of sporting goods stores, you can...
Sporting Goods Downtown and the West End
 
Barbara-Jo's Books to Cooks
Local-chef-turned-entrepreneur Barbara-Jo...
Books / Stationery West Side and Kitsilano
 
Barefoot Contessa
This cute shop has a creative take on '40s-style...
Clothing Greater Vancouver
 
The Bay
A Canadian institution (even though it's now...
Department Stores Downtown and the West End
 
Birks
Vancouver's link in this Canada-wide chain of...
Jewelry / Accessories Downtown and the West End
 
BLO
Canada's first blow-dry bar specializes in...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Chapters
These Canadian shops (most with a Starbucks...
Books / Stationery Downtown and the West End
 
Chocolate Arts
Looking for a present for a chocolate lover?...
Food / Candy West Side and Kitsilano
 
Chocolaterie de La Nouvelle France
This petite bonbon of a confectionary shop sells...
Food / Candy Greater Vancouver
 
Circle Craft
This artists' co-op sells textiles, wood pieces,...
Crafts Granville Island
 
City Cigar
Cuban cigars are legal and plentiful (although...
Tobacco Fairview
 
Coastal Peoples Fine Arts Gallery
The gorgeous books and postcards make affordable...
Crafts Gastown and Chinatown
 
Crafthouse
Run by the Crafts Council of British Columbia,...
Crafts Granville Island
 
Dandelion Kids
If you're shopping for style-conscious babies,...
Clothing East Side
 
Dayton Boot Company
These biker boots have a cultlike following...
Shoes / Luggage / Leather Goods East Side
 
Doctor Vigari Gallery
In keeping with its offbeat environs on "the...
Crafts East Side
 
DoDa Antiques
Concentrating on mid-20th-century jewelry,...
Antiques / Collectibles Downtown and the West End
 
Douglas Reynolds Gallery
In this collection of Northwest Coast First...
Art Galleries South Granville
 
Dream Apparel & Articles for People
Come here to find a variety of wares by...
Clothing Gastown and Chinatown
 
Edible Canada
Opposite the Granville Island Public Market, this...
Food / Candy Granville Island
 
Edie Hats
You name the hat and somewhere on the walls,...
Clothing Granville Island
 
Fine Finds Boutique
You're never quite sure what you'll find in this...
Clothing Granville Island
 
Front and Company
Value-conscious fashionistas paw through the...
Clothing Greater Vancouver
 
Gallery of B.C. Ceramics
An impressive display of functional and...
Crafts Granville Island
 
Ganache Patisserie
In true Parisian style, every delicious and...
Food / Candy Yaletown
 
Granville Island Public Market
Locals and visitors alike crowd this indoor...
Food / Candy Granville Island
 
Gravity Pope
Foot fashionistas make tracks to this Kitsilano...
Shoes / Luggage / Leather Goods West Side and Kitsilano
 
Hazel & Jools
While many Main Street shops cater to the young...
Clothing Greater Vancouver
 
Hill's Native Art
This highly respected store has Vancouver's...
Art Galleries Gastown and Chinatown
 
Holt Renfrew
High on the city's ritzy scale, Holt Renfrew is a...
Clothing Downtown and the West End
 
Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
In addition to quality Inuit art like the...
Crafts Gastown and Chinatown
 
John Fluevog
You might have seen these shops in New York and...
Shoes / Luggage / Leather Goods Gastown and Chinatown
 
Kalena's
You'll find everything from traditional leather...
Shoes / Luggage / Leather Goods East Side
 
Khot-la-Cha Art Gallery & Gift Shop
On the Capilano First Nations Reserve in North...
Crafts North Shore
 
Kidsbooks
The helpful staff at this cheery shop is happy to...
Books / Stationery West Side and Kitsilano
 
Lattimer Gallery
Stocking native arts and crafts in all price...
Crafts Granville Island
 
Leone
Marble alcoves in an elegantly palatial store set...
Clothing Downtown and the West End
 
Les Amis du Fromage
If you love cheese, don't miss the mind-boggling...
Food / Candy West Side and Kitsilano
 
Liberty Wine Merchants
The helpful employees at this local chain can...
Wines / Spirits Granville Island
 
Little Dream
Under the same ownership as Dream Apparel & Articles...
Clothing Granville Island
 
Lonsdale Quay Market
At this two-level indoor market—less frenzied...
Food / Candy North Shore
 
Lululemon Athletica
Everyone from power-yoga devotees to soccer moms...
Clothing Downtown and the West End
 
MacLeod's Books
One of the city's best antiquarian and used-book...
Books / Stationery Downtown and the West End
 
Marion Scott Gallery
Specializing in fine Inuit art from the Canadian...
Art Galleries South Granville
 
Meinhardt Fine Foods
Pick up fixings for an elegant picnic or find a...
Food / Candy South Granville
 
Metropolis at Metrotown
With 450 stores—mostly North American...
Shopping Centers / Malls East Side
 
Miraj
This is just about the most luxuriously authentic...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Mountain Equipment Co-op
This warehouse-style outlet stocks a good...
Sporting Goods Fairview
 
Museum of Anthropology Gift Shop
This museum store carries an excellent...
Crafts West Side and Kitsilano
 
Oakridge Centre
If you're intent on meandering, head to the...
Shopping Centers / Malls South Granville
 
One of a Few
This clothing from local and international makers...
Clothing Gastown and Chinatown
 
Pacific Centre
Filling three city blocks in the heart of...
Shopping Centers / Malls Downtown and the West End
 
Palladio
This is one of the city's most stylish jewelers....
Jewelry / Accessories Downtown and the West End
 
Please Mum
With its comfortable, brightly colored clothing,...
Clothing West Side and Kitsilano
 
Purdy's Chocolates
A chocolatier since 1907, Purdy's once made a...
Food / Candy Downtown and the West End
 
Roots
For outdoorsy clothes that double as souvenirs...
Clothing Downtown and the West End
 
Roots 73 Outlet
You can pay top dollar downtown or head to this...
Clothing East Side
 
Roots Kids
Synonymous with outdoorsy Canadian style, this...
Clothing Downtown and the West End
 
Sinclair Centre
Shops in and around this complex cater to...
Shopping Centers / Malls Downtown and the West End
 
Skoah
By specializing in facials, Skoah has created a...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Spa Utopia
If you're looking for the ultimate in pampering,...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Spirit Wrestler Gallery
With exhibits that include works of the Pacific...
Art Galleries Gastown and Chinatown
 
Spruce Body Lab
Urban and hip, Spruce could almost be...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Swirl
To learn more about British Columbia wines, or to...
Wines / Spirits Yaletown
 
T&T Supermarket
Check out this little chain of maxi-size Asian...
Food / Candy Gastown and Chinatown
 
Taiga
Vancouver-based Taiga sells popular waterproof...
Sporting Goods Fairview
 
Three Vets
This army surplus–style store stocks...
Sporting Goods Fairview
 
Tilley Endurables
Globe-trotters search out this practical,...
Clothing South Granville
 
Turnabout
The quality is so good that "used" is almost a...
Clothing South Granville
 
Twigg & Hottie
Local and national designers stock this outlet...
Clothing Greater Vancouver
 
Two of a Few
With the same owner as One of a Few, this shop...
Clothing Gastown and Chinatown
 
The Umbrella Shop
This is the place to help you keep obsessively...
Specialty Stores Granville Island
 
Urban Fare
If you're a fan of Whole Foods, check out...
Food / Candy Downtown and the West End
 
Vancouver Flea Market
Housed in a "big red barn," this weekend...
Antiques / Collectibles East Side
 
Vancouver Special
This shop offers a stylish selection of household...
Household Items / Furniture Greater Vancouver
 
Vida Wellness Spa
Ayurvedic treatments based on the 5,000-year-old...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Viti Wine and Lager Store
What this diminutive shop lacks in size it...
Wines / Spirits Downtown and the West End
 
Wanderlust
Here's where to find thousands of travel books...
Books / Stationery West Side and Kitsilano
 
Wedgewood Hotel Spa
What it lacks in size, the Wedgewood Hotel Spa...
Spa / Beauty Vancouver
 
Winners
This discount department store chain is heaven...
Department Stores Downtown and the West End

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