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DYNE Celebrates Success and Excellence at the 17th Annual Golden Owl Awards

DYNE proudly celebrates the success of the 17th Annual Golden Owl Awards, where Vancouver's top hospitality contributors were honoured. As staunch supporters of local excellence, DYNE extends congratulations to nominees and winners, contributing to the city's vibrant culinary scene.

Vancouver, December 7, 2023 — Following the resounding success of the 17th Annual Golden Owl Awards, DYNE, a steadfast supporter of Vancouver's vibrant hospitality scene, is thrilled to reflect on a night of celebration and recognition.

The Golden Owl Awards, held on November 20th 2023, served as a platform to honour outstanding individuals and establishments that define excellence in the city's dynamic hospitality landscape. Since 2004, these awards have been a beacon, shining a spotlight on the best and most engaging contributors to Vancouver's rich culinary tapestry.

DYNE was established with the commitment to channel its efforts toward the growth and success of the local hospitality scene. The Golden Owl Awards served as a perfect embodiment of the spirit of excellence that resonates with DYNE's core values. The event brought together hospitality owners, managers, and staff for an unforgettable evening of entertainment and camaraderie, aligning seamlessly with DYNE's commitment to fostering community connections.

"We are honoured to have been a part of the 17th Annual Golden Owl Awards and witness the recognition of exceptional talent within our local hospitality industry," said Arnav Misha, Founder and CEO at DYNE. "This event encapsulates the essence of what makes Vancouver's culinary scene so vibrant, and we are proud to have contributed to this celebration of excellence."

DYNE extends their heartfelt congratulations to all the nominees and winners of the 17th Annual Golden Owl Awards. All of the attendees’ dedication and passion have truly elevated Vancouver's hospitality industry.

2023 Nominees and Winners List:

Best Pizza Experience

Di Beppe


Pizza Carano

Thank You Pizza

Via Tevere Pizzeria

Winner: AJ's Brooklyn Pizza

Best Brunch Experience

Catch 122

Fable Diner

Jam Café

OEB Breakfast Co.

Veuve Brunch at D/6

Winner: Café Medina

Best Cocktail Experience





The Shameful Tiki

Winner: The Keefer Bar

Best Comedy Experience

Chill Pill

Comedy After Dark

Sunday Service at the Fox

Underground Comedy Club

Vancouver Theatre Sports League

Winner: The Comedy Ring

Best Craft Brewery Experience

Brassneck Brewery

Container Brewing

House of Funk Brewing Co.

Parkside Brewery

Superflux Beer Company

Winner: 33 Acres Brewing Co.

Best Craft Distillery Experience

Long Table Distillery

Resurrection Spirits

Sons of Vancouver Distillery

The Liberty Distillery

The Woods Spirit Co.

Winner: Odd Society Spirits

Best Food Truck Experience

Frying Pan

Le Tigre

Shameless Buns

Top Rope Birria

Urban Wood Fired Pizza

Winner: Tacofino

Best Hotel Lounge Experience

D/6 Bar & Lounge

Gerard Lounge Sutton Place

H Tasting Lounge

Karma Lounge

Reflections Hotel Georgia

Winner: Lobby Lounge Pacific Rim

Best Live Music Experience

Commodore Ballroom

Hollywood Theatre

The Rickshaw Theatre

The Roxy

Vogue Theatre

Winner: Guilt & Co.

Best Patio Experience



LOCAL Public Eatery - Gastown

Per Se Social Corner

Reflections Hotel Georgia

Winner: Tap & Barrel Bridges

Best Pub Experience

Alibi Room

Brass Fish Tavern

Craft Beer Market

Good Co. Bars - Granville

The Magnet

Winner: Greta Bar YVR

Best Restaurant Experience



Kissa Tanto


St. Lawrence

Winner: Published on Main

Best Subculture Experience

Fox Cabaret

Rio Theatre

The Anza Club

The Beaumont Studios

The Bird House

Winner: The Narrow Lounge

Manager of the Year

Josh Watson - Banter Room

Julie Sopuck - St. Lawrence

Marlon English - Parlour

Oli Bureau - Acquafarina/ Per Se

Sam Matthew - Published on Main

Winner: Justin Isidro - Kissa Tanto

New Venue of The Year



Jungle Room


The Watson

Winner: Vault Vancouver

Festival of the Year

Diner en Blanc

Italian Day on The Drive

Monstercat Compound

The Cup

Vancouver Mural Festival

Winner: Brewery & the Beast

Nightclub of the Year


Fortune Sound Club




Winner: Vault Vancouver

For those who may have missed this unforgettable evening, DYNE encourages everyone to mark their calendars for the next edition of the Golden Owl Awards. Don't miss the chance to be part of this celebration of excellence in Vancouver's hospitality industry.

To learn more about DYNE and its commitment to supporting the local hospitality scene, visit


About the Golden Owl Hospitality Awards

Celebrating the best and most engaging people in hospitality since 2004, the Golden Owl Awards has grown to become the most anticipated industry event in Vancouver. The awards are unique in bringing many of Vancouver’s hospitality owners, managers, and staff together for an amazing evening of entertainment and camaraderie.

For more information and to view the complete gallery of award winners, please visit: // @goldenowlawards

DYNE Contact:

Luna Crawford

Marketing Manager

Golden Owl Contact:

Jennifer Engele


Written by
Luna Crawford

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