We Specialize In Making Your Wedding Memorable

A wedding speaks volumes about the personality of the couple getting married. Shaughnessy Restaurant at VanDusen Botanical Garden offers an intimately unique wedding experience in a spectacular setting that is relaxed, yet sophisticated – perfect for the modern West Coast couple.

Our dining room and heated patio overlooks the tranquillity and beauty of the VanDusen Botanical Garden – a glorious 55-acre backdrop for your ceremony, photography, reception and party. Even at night, VanDusen Botanical Garden creates a fairy-tale atmosphere by displaying an abundance of twinkling lights floating in the darkness.

Seasonally Shaughnessy Restaurant can accommodate a wedding of any size up to 200 people at a stand-up reception. Our dining room can seat up to 160 people with an additional 90 seats on the heated patio overlooking the Garden. We excel at cocktail receptions, dessert buffets, formal lunches or dinners, even brunch the following day. Our venue provides a dance floor and sufficient space for a DJ or a live band. Whether your wedding is small or large, we can create an intimate environment perfectly suited for your needs.

Our passionate and energetic team will devote the time and dedication required to creating a day that you and your guests will never forget. You can rest assured that no detail will be overlooked, ensuring that you can enjoy the day too.

Special group menus are available and can be created for the unique needs of any group or event.

For booking inquiries and special requests, please fill out the Booking Request form or contact us at 604-261-0011