Catering Venues

UNIQUE CATERING VENUES TO MAKE YOUR EVENT SPECIAL

VANCOUVER is home to some absolutely stunning landscapes and structures that provide amazing backdrops to special occasions. Events become extraordinarily memorable when hosted in the right setting.

As experienced Vancouver caterers, we’ve witnessed this time and time again. So here we’ve given you a list of some of our favorite venues across the city, with a useful detailed information that will help you choose the location of your next Truffles catered event.

VANDUSEN GARDEN

Our newest location as the official on site caterers in the Living Building Visitor’s Centre makes catering events in the Garden extremely easy and efficient. The architecturally stunning building features innovative design and ecological initiatives producing as much energy as it uses. You will particularly like the floor to ceiling airy room and the spectacular view of the Garden. Perfect for a contemporary wedding, but equally suited to a corporate event, the VanDusen Garden is convenient located and easy to access from all areas of Greater Vancouver.

Address:

5151 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC   V6M 4H1
*free parking at 37th

Hours:

Autumn and Winter: 9:30AM – 6:00PM
Spring and Summer: 9:30AM – 9:00PM
**hours for our VanDusen cafe may differ from the gardens hours

Contact:

604.257.6915
VanDusenRentals@vancouver.ca

Capacity:

120 seated, 500 cocktail

On-site Services:

2 ½’ x 6’ rectangle tables, black chairs, podium & wireless microphone and slide projector

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Can be coordinated directly with Truffles

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes. Server style

ANVIL CENTRE

Anvil Centre is a modern and vibrant gathering place conveniently located in the historic cultural district of the City of New Westminster and the geographical centre of Metro Vancouver. If you’re looking for a boutique venue that ignites the imagination, inspires ideas, and stimulates the senses, Anvil Centre is the place where commerce, culture, and community meet. Anvil Centre features 18,000 square feet of dedicated conference space, a 364-seat theatre, multipurpose studios, and smaller meeting rooms. With four floors of configurable, multifaceted spaces equipped with the latest in building amenities, the Centre offers endless possibilities for conferences, meetings, events, and community programs.

Address:

777 Columbia Street
New Wesminster, BC   V3M 1B6

Contact:

Heidi Hughes
604.515.3815
hhughes@anvilcentre.ca

Capacity:

20 to 500

On-site Services:

Tables, chairs, podium & wireless microphone and slide projector

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Can be coordinated directly with Truffles

Kitchen Facilities:

Full-Service Kitchen

VANCOUVER CIVIC THEATRES

The City of Vancouver is home to a number of outstanding event venues and cultural centres, each with its own distinct character. From quaintly charming to world-class, these spaces are ideal for performances, presentations, conferences, large productions, and any other event your imagination can dream of. Truffles’ experienced catering crew has provided exceptional culinary services to clients at each of these venues, ensuring each event is nothing less than extraordinary.

 

Addresses:

    • The Orpheum Theatre – 601 Smithe Street
    • The Annex – 823 Seymour Street
    • Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Salons, and Plaza – 650 Hamilton Street
    • Vancouver Playhouse – 600 Hamilton Street
    • Jericho Arts Centre – 1675 Discovery Street
    • Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre – 7646 Prince Albert Street
    • Malkin Bowl – Stanley Park

Contact:

City of Vancouver – Rentals
604.665.3050
vctbooking@vancouver.ca

Capacity:

From 135 (Jericho Arts Centre) up to 2,765 (Queen Elizabeth Theatre).

On-site Services, Deliveries, and Kitchen Facilities:

Varies from venue to venue; visit City of Vancouver’s Theatres & Performance Spaces website for details on each venue.

 

 

HERITAGE HALL

Ideally situated at the corner of 15th Avenue and Main Street, the Heritage Hall is a 95-year old landmark building and showcases a 3000 square feet beautifully appointed room. Besides being a lovely space, Heritage Hall offers extremely affordable rental rates and is perfect for weddings or gatherings. Whether an impromptu bash, New Year’s Eve gala or other celebration, Truffles can help with the perfect catering and seamless service to make your night memorable.

Address:

3102 Main Street
Vancouver, BC   V5T 3G7
*street parking only

Contact:

Marian Gilmour
604.879.4816
mgilmour@heritagehall.bc.ca

Capacity:

150 seated/200 cocktail

On-site Services:

tables 3×6 foot and 3×3 foot, chairs, sound system, cordless microphone, big screen TV, adjustable screen, portable stage

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Delivery to be arranged by rental coordinator

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes. Service style

UBC BOATHOUSE

Located close to Vancouver International Airport, the UBC Boathouse is a unique event space that offers event space for up to 190 people. The backdrop of the Fraser River offers a lovely location for wedding photos, while the various rooms and decks are perfect for any type of event.

Address:

7277 River Road
Richmond
*parking available on both sides of River Road

Contact:

Sharon Bulger
604-247-9251
sharon@ubcboathouse.com

Capacity:

150 seated – 192 cocktail

On-site Services:

50 black stackable chairs (indoor use only), 180 white resin chairs (indoor and outdoor use), 54 tables (5 eight foot rectangular tables 30″ x 96″), (12 six foot rectangular tables 30″ x 72″), (5 four foot rectangular tables 25″ x 48″), (22 60” round tables, 10 – 30″) cocktail tables, built-in audio system with microphone, projector

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Must be picked up after event

Kitchen Facilities:

Kitchen to be build on site (only Microwave, residential fridge and dishwasher available)

CREEKSIDE CENTRE

Located on the south shore of False Creek in the former Olympic and Paralympic Village, the Creekside Community Centre is one of the legacies of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Enjoy spacious rooms, accessible deck and stunning views of downtown Vancouver while accommodating up 300 to 400 guests, depending on your type of event.

Address:

1 Athletes Way
Vancouver
*pay parking in the building’s underground parkade.

Contact:

Inquiries
604-257-3053
creekside@vancouver.ca

Capacity:

300 seated – 400 Cocktail

On-site Services:

60″ round tables, 6 ft x 2.5 ft square, LCD projector & screen, portable sound system with wireless mic, 42″ flat panel TV, WiFi access, podium, flip charts

Deliveries/Pick-up:

On the day of only

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes service-style

SCIENCE WORLD

Science World is a unique venue that can host innovative events with creative settings indoor or outdoor offering a breathtaking view of downtown Vancouver. The iconic Downtown Vancouver location offers plentiful parking, but is also located near Skytrain and bus lines for easy access. This venue is able to accommodate 20 to 1800 people and features a stunning green roof patio that would be perfect for a wedding.

Address:

1455 Quebec Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 3Z7
*paid parking lots in front of the building

Contact:

Julio Guzman / Inside Corporate Rentals
604-443-7475
jguzman@scienceworld.ca

Christina Coomer / Green Roof Rentals
604-443-7472
ccoomer@scienceworld.ca

Capacity:

750 seated – 1200 cocktail

On-site Services:

To be rented through Science World

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Must be picked up after event

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes servery-style

VANCOUVER ART GALLERY

The iconic Vancouver Art Gallery in Downtown Vancouver offers a variety of meeting spaces or large rooms for galas and large weddings. Enjoy the turn-of-the-century architecture, take wedding photos on the twin marble staircases, or host an unforgettable charity event – the possibilities are endless.

Address:

750 Hornby Street
Vancouver
*street parking only

Contact:

Rosemary Pulice
604-662-4714
rpulice@vanartgallery.bc.ca

Capacity:

50-250 seated -80-500 cocktail

On-site Services:

None, everything must be brought in.

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Must be picked up after event

Kitchen Facilities:

None, has to be built on site.

THE PIPE SHOP VENUE

This stunningly-resorted heritage space has quickly made a name for itself – particularly amongst those who are planning large events! With over 9,000 square feet of space and spectacular details such as floor-to-ceiling windows and exposed beams, there are few spaces like it. Dramatic views overlooking downtown Vancouver across Burrard Inlet are the pièce de résistance of this venue in a way that is unparalleled with anything else in Greater Vancouver, making it picture-perfect for everything from weddings to yoga retreats!

 

Address:

115 Victory Ship Way
North Vancouver, BC   V7L 0E1
*parking available (free parking evenings and weekends at adjacent ICBC parkade)

 

Contact:

Kate LeGresley
604.985.2191
pipeshop@quayproperty.net

 

Capacity:

350 seated/550 cocktail

 

On-site Services:

Globe lighting, 21 circuits of 20 amps power, public washrooms; all rentals (including table and chairs) are the responsibility of the renter

 

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Day-of only; to be arranged by rental coordinator

 

Kitchen Facilities:

None, to be built one site

 

GULF OF GEORGIA CANNERY

The vibrant history of coastal British Columbia’s fishing industry comes alive at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery. A designated Canadian National Historic Site, this space and its adjacent museum offer a truly impressive event space. Featuring lofted ceilings embraced by old-growth fir timber beams and a waterfront setting in the charming village of Steveston, guests will feel undeniably whisked away to another time and place. The Gulf of Georgia Cannery can accommodate groups of nearly any size, whether in their larger Main Cannery, or the East Wing, Fishing the West Coast Gallery, Tank Farm Deck, or Boiler House Theatre, making this an ideal and diverse venue space.

 

Address:

12138 Fourth Avenue
Richmond, BC   V7E 3J1
*paid parking

 

Contact:

Rob Hart, Operations Manager
604.664.9134
rob.hart@gogcannery.org

 

Capacity:

Main Cannery & East Wing – 150 seated/500 cocktail

East Wing & Fishing the West Coast Gallery – 100 seated/130 theatre-style/200 cocktail

Tank Farm Deck – 80 seated/150 cocktail

Boiler House Theatre – 50 theatre-style

 

On-site Services:

Folding chairs, tables, and other equipment are available to rent at an additional cost

 

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Day-of only; to be arranged by rental coordinator

 

Kitchen Facilities:

None, to be built on site

SCOTIABANK DANCE CENTRE THEATRE

In the pulse of downtown Vancouver, the Scotiabank Dance Centre Theatre offers an energetic and exciting venue located steps off the Granville Mall. Seven spaciously-appointed studios, a board room, as well as a performance and production space are all housed inside this shimmering glass cathedral. The flood of natural light in the studio spaces lends to a naturally-beautiful way to showcase your private event, or take it outdoors on their breathtaking Rooftop Patio!

Address:

677 Davie Street
Vancouver, BC   V6B 2G6
*no on-site parking – street parking and paid lots nearby; accessible by transit

 

Contact:

Venue Services Administrator
604.606.6413
admin@thedancecentre.ca

 

Capacity:

Between 40 and 200, depending on the space and event style

 

On-site Services:

all rentals (including table, chairs, and equipment) are the responsibility of the renter

 

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Day-of only; to be arranged by rental coordinator

 

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes

 

ROUNDHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTRE

Home to a vibrant arts culture, the Roundhouse Community Centre is a dramatic venue known for housing a wide range of exciting events. Anchoring the Yaletown neighbourhood, the space’s historic legacy is on display with Engine 374 showcased in the glass pavilion. Roaming art galleries, beer tastings, weddings, and more have each been held at the Roundhouse, each enhanced by the distinct and warmly-inviting atmosphere. With captivating natural light, post-and-beam construction, and original brickwork, very few spaces like this still exist within Vancouver.

Address:

181 Roundhouse Mews
Vancouver, BC   V6Z 2W3
*underground pay parking

 

Contact:

Joe Oliviera
604.713.1800
joe.oliviera@vancouver.ca

 

Capacity:

From 200 seated up to 600 for a cocktail-style reception

 

On-site Services:

Lighting, audio, video, drapery/blinds, exhibition display walls, staging risers, and scissor lift are available on-site; tables and chairs are the responsibility of the renter

 

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Delivery to be pre-arranged with rental coordinator

 

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes, commercial-grade facility

 

 

 

PENTHOUSE EVENTS SUITE

Events imagined with a true cosmopolitan flair will go from ordinary to extraordinary at the Penthouse Events Suite, one of the newest and most modern event spaces in Vancouver. Flexible, functional, and entirely fabulous, the Penthouse boasts both shared and private spaces, all with an unprecedented 270-degree panoramic view of Vancouver’s iconic skyline from the Sky-View Terrace. Dazzle guests or clients by hosting your party, reception, BBQ, film or television production, or corporate event in this exceptional indoor-outdoor space.

 

Address:

Suite 800 – 333 Terminal Avenue

Vancouver, BC   V6A 4C1
*street parking only

 

Contact:

Rental Coordinator
778.883.7594
penthouseeventsuite@gmail.com

 

Capacity:

Up to 80 people (cocktail-style reception)

 

On-site Services:

In-house sound system, projector, screen, microphones, stage, complimentary Wi-Fi, hospitality and events team staff

 

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Delivery to be arranged with the rental coordinator

 

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes

 

DEELEY MOTORCYCLE EXHIBITION

A refreshingly-edgy departure from the everyday, the Deeley Motorcycle Exhibition is an elegant, full-service event and conference facility that prides itself on being a one-stop shop for meetings and events in Vancouver. A dazzling courtyard, double-height windows for natural light, and a spacious conference room are just a few of the venue’s features. Motorcycle enthusiasts will be truly wowed by the facility’s collection of more than 250 privately-owned bikes from across the globe. Brand-new and tastefully decorated, the Deeley Motorcycle Exhibition provides a wide scope of facilities, all designed with the little details of your event in mind!

 

Address:

1875 Boundary Road
Vancouver, BC   V5M 3Y7
*free parking

 

Contact:

Naomi Deildal
604.909.6234
NaomiDeildal@DeeleyExhibition.ca

 

Capacity:

96 seated/250 cocktail

 

On-site Services:

Blackout blinds, modern furniture, overhead projector, Dolby 5.1 surround sound, cinema screen, Wi-Fi, microphones and custom A/V equipment, flipcharts and whiteboards, high and low tables, table linens

 

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Delivery to be arranged with the rental coordinator

 

Kitchen Facilities:

None, has to be built on site

 

 

LIPONT PLACE

Founded in 2016, Lipont Place is a commercial art space at the business district of the City of Richmond. It is also in the heart of the arts and culture district designated by the government. It is right across the Aberdeen Skytrain station and only ten minutes away from the Vancouver International Airport. The 21,000 ft2 Lipont Place engages designers, architects and artists to bring new vigour and vitality to Vancouver art scene and to build a multifunctional platform for art, design, film, music, theatre, new media, fashion and creativity.

Lipont Place has the privileged urban view with its 20-ft floor-to-ceiling glass windows. It houses a variety of art spaces and art projects such as Vancouver Lipont Art Centre and Garage Art Space™. All spaces mentioned above can be used for exhibitions, forums, lectures, performances, fashion shows, meetings, receptions and festivals.

Address:

4211 No.3 Rd Richmond
BC V6X 2C3

Contact:

Elaine Yin
778-953-5708
elaine.yin@lipont.com

Capacity:

Lobby: Cocktail reception 200, wedding ceremony 150, theatre/lecture 120, seated dinning 90
Garage: Cocktail reception 350, wedding ceremony 300, theatre/lecture 250, seated dining 200

On-site Services:

Included Amenities:
Wi-Fi, loading area, parking (230 spots), wheelchair accessible ground level and washrooms, sink, fridge, event storage space, 24-hour video surveillance, alarm system,  (security service is extra.)

Included furniture and equipment:
Full-body mirror. coat racks. six-foot foldable white tables, foldable and stackable white chairs, 8’ x 12’ x 2’ movable gallery walls, 8’ x 8’ foldable display panels. 6’x 6’ x 6’ display boxes.

Additional Services:
The full AV system (stage, stage light, audio system, HD projector, LED screen) please check on http://www.lipont.com/en/posts/garage for additional fees

Deliveries/Pick-up:

Delivery to be arranged with the rental coordinator

Kitchen Facilities:

Yes, kitchen prep area.

  • “The food was beyond amazing, and our guests raved about the canapés, the buffet choices, and the service from Truffles Catering staff. From the planning stage to the night of the wedding, we could not have wished for anything better. I only wish we could do it all over again because the night was that memorable!”

    JULIE & DAVE'S WEDDINGHERITAGE HALL, VANCOUVER
  • “Nin and his team have provided exceptional service and incredible food. Truffles has been a beacon in our industry in regards to food services. Nothing is more pressure for a caterer than to provide days of high in quality meals and please A-list actors, Stars, and crew. The company’s goal is always a “yes” when it comes to answering catering concerns.”

    NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM 3DREW LOCKE, PRODUCTION MANAGER
  • “Truffles have provided catering for us for events in our offices, BC Showcase, and other off site venues for over four years. The events have ranged from staff appreciate activities, VIP luncheons and evening receptions, and from 10 to 300+ guests. No matter how big or small the event is – the experience is the same. The food is always excellent with great care in presentation. The Truffles staff are extremely professional and very pleasant to deal with.”

    MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADEKELLY GOSSEN, MISSION & EVENTS OFFICER
  • “Thanks to Truffles Fines Foods for all their effort and help with planning our wedding. We could not have asked for better Day! We had countless comments on the food, the staff, and service at the bar. Everything was very professional and very well done. Some people said it was the best wedding food ever!”

    KIM & TYLER'S WEDDINGVANDUSEN VISITOR CENTRE, VANCOUVER
  • “Truffles Fine Foods did an amazing job catering our wedding. We were impressed by how much our guests loved the food and months later are still hearing how wonderful it was. Coming from a family of foodies, we thought it would be a tough crowd to please – to our surprise, even guests with the highest expectations said it was one of the best meals they’d ever had. Truffles has become the benchmark in our family all meals are measured against. Thank you for making our special day hassle free and amazingly delicious”

    NATASHA & LARS' WEDDINGWEST VANCOUVER
  • “We love working on our corporate events with the team at Truffles. From the initial brainstorming to the actual execution with their wonderful servers, the level of professionalism is very high. We’ve hosted small intimate product launches to large customer appreciation events, and our guests always rave about the food and drinks. Event planners will know how much easier life could be when you’re working with a reliable catering team, and Truffles is just that.”

    OPENROAD AUTO GROUPMELISSA MAK, MARKETING COORDINATOR