Vancouver has a reputation for being a tough city to meet people in. But hey - West Coasters like a challenge, right? Eater asked the city's bartenders and social butterflies for the best spots in town to be chatted up. What are you looking for? Gay, straight, business type or hipster - we've got the right place to find the right person for you.
Pity those couples on Valentine's Day with nothing more than an awkward dinner with a cliched menu to look forward to. Instead celebrate your single self awesomeness by heading off to any of these 21 chat-up-friendly spots to work your mojo. In no particular order - here are the city's most friendly places.
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