Enjoy Creative Cuisine Created by Tomorrow's Top Chefs!

Experience West Coast inspired menus while taking in the stunning water, city and mountain views from our marina-side Blue Hat Bistro at Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts. A la carte and fixed price menus are prepared fresh daily by professional culinary and baking & pastry students with guidance from a team of globally trained and experienced chef-instructors.
Our current 3-course menu features a starter, an entrée and a dessert for just $25 at lunch and $45 at dinner. Enjoy our weekend brunch menu until 2pm.
On the first Friday of every month, our popular market fresh and seasonal West Coast Buffet takes place - $33 Lunch; $44 Dinner; 1/2 price for children ages 5-12. Reservations for the buffet are recommended and can be made up to one month in advance.

Holiday Dinner To Go Pre-Orders

Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts is excited to offer Holiday dinners available for pick-up from Blue Hat Bakery-Café.

Order for pick-up on December 23 between 9:00AM and 5:30PM, or December 24 between 9:00AM and 2:00PM. Click below for the full menu and to pre-order your options today!



Click the links below to view our current offerings. Note that these may be subject to change.

Current Menu

Reservations are recommended. Call 604.734.0101 or book online above.

Large group bookings and private events can be made up to one year in advance.
Please contact events@picachef.com for rates and availability.


Complimentary Guest Parking

Complimentary guest parking (limited, first come first served) is available at 1515 West Second Avenue. There are 8 spots during the day on level 1 and after 6pm 30 more spots open up on level 2. Parking is also available on Granville Island (3 hour time limit).

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