Food and Drink


UBC has a wide range of options, whether you’re looking for a quick coffee break, a more substantial meal, or just desert! Here are a few places near the conference venue. For more options, visit UBC Food Services website. If you’re looking for social dining opportunities for Tuesday evening, be sure to check out our Dine Around page.

Ike’s Cafe
Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, main floor

Tim Horton’s
David Lam Research Centre, 2015 Main Mall

Triple O’s
David Lam Research Centre, 2015 Main Mall

David Lam Research Centre, 2015 Main Mall

Sage Restaurant
University Centre, 6331 Crescent Road


If you decide to venture off-campus, here are a few of the more notable restaurants and pubs located within Vancouver.

Sushi Aoki
1888 West Broadway, V6J 1Y9
A small restaurant with fresh, affordable sushi and Japanese food.

Alibi Room
157 Alexander Street, V6A 1B8
A stylish and hip twist on modern pub fare, with an expansive beer and wine selection.

East is East (note: music auto plays when you go to the website)
3243 W Broadway, V6K 2H5
Indian fusion eatery with live music in the evenings.

Multiple locations
Fresh, healthy, delicious Lebanese food. Winner of multiple awards for their menu and drinks.

The Sandbar
1535 Johnston Street, Creekhouse #102, V6H 3R9
Seafood restaurant located on Granville Island,
live nightly music.

Provence Mediterranean Grill
4473 W 10th Avenue, V6R 2H9
Seafood and Mediterranean dining in a gorgeous atmosphere.