With its sister location in Kits, Colony Bar on Main Street was an instant hit with locals and visitors as soon as it opened its doors. Colony on Main brings that same “come as you are” atmosphere with a fresh twist for the Mount Pleasant neighborhood. Colony Main’s front area features wall to wall windows with plenty of HDTV’s to show all major sporting events. The comfort food inspired menu, friendly staff and unparalleled daily features keep the place hopping till late. And with 18 local craft breweries on tap, it is a destination for beer enthusiasts across Vancouver.

Full Shareworthy story interviewed with
Ryan Goetz, Manager of Colony Main Street
Q: What’s your business slogan or tagline?

A: “Keep good company”.

Q: What sets you apart from other businesses in your niche?

A: Each Colony Bar location embraces the culture and composition of their local village or neighborhood.

Q: What are you known for/want to be known for?

A: Being “The everyday bar”.

Q: What are your most popular menu items?

A: Our rotating draft beer list, which has unique kegs from local brewers each day and our $3 Tapped Out Tuesdays!

Q: How do you participate in your community?

A: Car Free Day on Main and the Vancouver Canadians Game Bus Crawl.

Q: How do you spread the word about your business?

A: Organically – we fill the casual dining niche and word of mouth is our best marketing.

Q:What do you value most in other businesses?

A: Quality & sustainability.

Q:What inspires and motivates you on a daily basis?

A: The people. The camaraderie between customers and staff motivates us every day.

Q:Any tips to pass on to new business owners?

A: Be genuine, be real. Do what you do and people who value that will come and stay.

Q:Do you have any goals for the remainder of 2019?

A: Continue growing the brand and the culture.

Colony Main Street



2904 Main Street,
Vancouver BC
(604) 565-6246

Mon – Thur: 11.30am – 1am
Fri: 11.30am – 2am
Sat: 10am – 2am
Sun: 10am – 1am