Updated BC Health Officer Order for September 9 2020 – COVID 19 512 302 Russ Jahns

Updated BC Health Officer Order for September 9 2020 – COVID 19

As of September 8, all nightclubs and stand-alone banquet halls have been ordered to close by the Provincial Health Officer until further notice. 

What to expect at restaurants, cafes, pubs and breweries:

As of September 8,

  • Liquor sales in all bars, lounges, pubs and restaurants must stop at 10:00 pm and they must close by 11:00 pm
  • If a bar, lounge, pub or restaurant provides a full meal service, they may stay open later, but must not serve liquor until 11:00 am the next morning
  • Music or other background sounds, such as from televisions in bars, lounges, pubs and restaurants must be no louder than the volume of normal conversation

Additional guidelines:

  • Guests can dine in groups, up to six people
  • Guests must maintain a 2 m distance from other tables and other groups, including bar and patio seating
  • In licensed settings, guests must be assigned to a table, booth or counter and shown to their seats
  • There is no liquor self-service allowed
  • Capacity may be limited to accommodate physical distancing
  • If a restaurant, cafe or pub holds an event, no more than 50 people can attend
  • If live music is performed, barriers must in place between performers and guests
  • Guests should not sing or dance, dance floors are closed
Safety Plan for Re-Opening in place for The Flying Pig Yaletown 1024 853 Russ Jahns

Safety Plan for Re-Opening in place for The Flying Pig Yaletown

The Flying Pig Yaletown re-opens May 22, 2020

We’ve been working hard to to get our protocols in place to open for safe dine-in service beginning Friday May 22 at the Yaletown location of The Flying Pig.
Our hours will be daily from 3pm till late, with other locations opening in the coming days. We are excited to welcome back our guests and serve up some delicious choices from our menu offerings! 

WorkSafe BC and the Government of BC’s Restart Plan have been invaluable resources in helping us set guidelines in our return to business. Our number one goal will always continue to be the health and safety of our guests and our staff. With that in mind we’ve put a number of protocols in place to accomplish this and reinforce the trust we have always enjoyed from our guests.


We are following closely the WorkSafe BC guidelines and 4 steps to Reduce the Risk of Person-to-Person transmission and implementing their recommendations in preparation for regular inspections by their officers. Some of the many items that we are paying close attention to include the following:

  • installation of plexiglass barriers along the length of the bar
  • reducing the amount of seating to 50% capacity and ensuring a minimum of 2 meters distance between all tables and from chair back to chair back
  • enhanced cleaning protocols that see each table or bar seat sanitized between guests
  • single use, disposable menus
  • hand sanitizing stations placed at multiple locations around the room for both guests and staff (we encourage you to use them on arrival and as often as possible.
  • ample signage reminding both guests and staff of proper safe distancing and hand washing procedures.
  • regularly scheduled cleaning and sanitization of high touch surfaces and washrooms.
  • limited staffing, both in the kitchen and front of house comprised of teams that are always paired together to minimize cross over and increasing the bubble too much.
  • restriction of zones – only one bartender behind the bar, servers only their designated sections, small kitchen teams that stick to their assisted stations with ample distancing room between them.
  • Daily visitor and staff logs (this includes any potential interviews) – this includes mandatory tempature and health checks for all staff
  • Staff required to perform thorough hand-washing every thirty minutes.
  • Kitchen staff required to wear hats and/or hairnets.
  • uniforms left onsite and laundered after each shift by the restaurant.
  • Contact tracing for all guests, by asking one person in the party to share contact information in the possible event of a suspected exposure.

At this time, WorkSafe BC has advised us that masks are not required, but as the past few months have taught us all requirements are under constant review.

We hope to see many of you visit us again on your next opportunity and understand many of you may not be ready yet. We promise to work extremely hard to reinforce your trust in us so you’ll feel comfortable to dine out again.



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All Flying Pig Group of Restaurant locations to close temporarily due to COVID19

With social distancing being recommended by both federal and provincial health authorities, the health and safety of our guests and employees continues to be our highest priority.  We have decided to close our doors in both Vancouver and Victoria until it is deemed safe to reopen.

Over the last 10 years, as a family-owned and small business, we have faced many challenges. Like our friends and colleagues across the Province and Country, we will be looking to the government, landlords, and suppliers, for support during these difficult times to help us overcome this one.

It is everyone’s responsibility to help stop the spread of this virus and flatten the curve and we encourage everyone to do their part. We thank you for your patience as we tread through these unprecedented waters.

We look forward to reopening our doors when the time is right for you and for our staff.  In the meantime, please stay safe and take care of yourself and each other.

John, Erik and the entire TFP/WildTale family.

Golden Plate Awards – Best Happy Hour 908 488 Russ Jahns

Golden Plate Awards – Best Happy Hour

Georgia Straight’s Annual Golden Plate Reader’s Choice award names The Flying Pig as Best Happy Hour.

We are extremely honoured to be in such great company with Joe Fortes and Brix & Mortar in this category. We love what both restaurants do and are continually inspired by what they share with their guests.

We hope you come check us us out soon and in the meantime you can read this link to the award page for Golden Plates.

Thanks again for all who voted for us in this year’s edition.

Victoria – Join us for Valentine’s Day 469 351 Russ Jahns

Victoria – Join us for Valentine’s Day

Combine your love for each other with a love of food and join us for our Valentine Platter for Two

Share this delectable meal together over some great wine and enjoy a night like no other

AAA Alberta Striploin with sauce bordelaise
Pan-Seared Steelhead Trout and Scallops a la Plancha with tarragon bearnaise
herbed garlic parnsip mashed potato. Baby Kale Salad with candied pecans
& raspberry-red wine vinaigrette, charred broccolini

— $32 per person (min 2pp) — (Victoria location only)

Our regular a la carte menu will also be available!!

Reserve now!

Be our Valentine!! 665 567 Russ Jahns

Be our Valentine!!

Its that time of year again to share a little love and what is better than our Valentine’s Platters for Two.

Share your love of food with the one you love and enjoy these great offerings in our Vancouver locations.

30-day Dry Aged Cache Creek Striploin with sauce bordelaise
Citrus-Brown Butter Poached Atlantic Lobster Tail with tarragon bearnaise
herbed garlic parnsip mashed potato. Baby Kale Salad with candied pecans
& raspberry-red wine vinaigrette, charred broccolini

— $39 per person (min 2pp) — (Vancouver locations)

Our regular a la carte menu will also be available!!

Reserve Now at your favourite location

Olympic Village


Lunch 45 available at all Vancouver locations 658 312 Russ Jahns

Lunch 45 available at all Vancouver locations

The Flying Pig is happy to offer a new menu specifically designed for those looking for a quick lunch. In and out in 45 Minutes!!

We compiled some of our crowd favourites that can be quickly prepared and have you on your way as quickly as possible. We’re sure many of these will become your go-to lunch options. Come see us early while quantities last.

TFP Spaghetti & Meatballs $14.75
wild game meatballs, roasted tomato sauce
house-made basil ricotta

Wild Seafood Duo $15
a selection of locally sourced seafood
changes daily

Cajun Chicken Brochette Salad $15
crisp iceberg lettuce, red onion, tomato smoked bacon
rosemary blue cheese dressing

Grilled Vegetable Panini $14.50
grilled veggies, fresh basil
fior di latte pesto aioli, bistro salad

Fish & Chips $14.75
local snapper, ipa beer batter fries & slaw
classic tartar sauce

(in and out in 45 minutes)
Available 11am to 2:30pm, Monday thru Friday while quantities last

Dine Around Victoria 2020 614 283 Russ Jahns

Dine Around Victoria 2020

Dine Around & Stay in Town, Victoria is set to launch January 17 and run through to February 2.

The Flying Pig Victoria is proud to participate again this year with our special $30 menu and optional wine/beer pairing suggestions.

Make a reservation to join us as soon as you can to ensure you get the time and date you really want.


*suggested beer or wine pairings


Acorn Squash Bisque
crème fraiche, candied pecans
*Le Vieux Pin “Petit Blanc” Sauvignon Blanc Blend $11.50 (5oz.)

Crisp Winter Kale Salad
shaved apple, radish, crumbled feta cheese pomegranate vinaigrette
*Red Rooster Pinot Gris $8.25 (5oz.)

Pepper Crusted Beef Carpaccio
grainy mustard aioli, crispy capers, parmesan cheese watercress salad, toasted crostini
*Hillside Estate Pinot Noir $12.50 (5oz.)


Ricotta & Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast
olive oil whipped potatoes, braised greens rustic olive marinara sauce
*Phillips Brewing Blue Buck Ale $6.50 (16oz.)

Dover Sole Milanese
citrus parmesan risotto, steamed broccolini caper brown butter
*Mt. Boucherie Chardonnay $12.50 (5oz.)

Braised Lamb Shoulder Pappardelle
spinach & peas, walnut gremolata café au lait sauce
*Adgea on 45th Cabernet Franc $11.50 (5oz.)


Lemon & Rum Cheesecake
raspberry coulis & chantilly cream
*Unsworth Vineyards
Charme De L’Ile Sparkling $11.25 (5oz.)

Jan 17 to Feb 2, 2020

Click here to make your reservation

Dine Out Vancouver 2020 460 175 Russ Jahns

Dine Out Vancouver 2020

Its that time of year again to enjoy the annual festival of dining that Vancouver has come to love.

This year, all locations of The Flying Pig in Vancouver are participating in the event. Check out our menu below for $35 per person and the suggested wine pairings we are offering for you to add on. Then make a reservation at your favourite location as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.


*suggested wine pairing (6oz.)


Pepper Crusted Wagyu Beef Carpaccio
rustic kalamata olive tapenade grated parmesan, baby arugula salad
*Hillside Estate Pinot Noir $14.75

Winter Kale and Delicata Squash Salad
roasted hazelnuts, shaved fennel pecorino cheese
lemon & roasted garlic vinaigrette
*Mt. Boucherie Chardonnay $14.75

Baby Shrimp and Dungeness Crab Cake
watercress & frisée salad, caper & dill aioli
*Red Rooster Pinot Gris $9.75


Gelderman Farms Pork Milanese
braised cabbage & bacon, fingerling potatoes grilled lemon
*Rust Wine Co. Gamay $12.75

Pan Seared Steelhead Trout
pearl barley parmesan risotto roasted heirloom carrots
bay scallop brown butter sauce
*Mt. Boucherie Chardonnay $14.75

Slow Braised Beef Shin Rigatoni
rich cabernet au lait, peas & cremini mushrooms toasted walnut breadcrumbs
*Adega on 45th Cabernet Franc $13.50


Espresso Pannacotta
mascarpone crema and ladyfingers
*Quails’ Gate Late Harvest Optima $10.50 (2oz.)

Available Jan 17 to Feb 2, 2020

Follow the links below to make a reservation:

The Flying Pig Olympic Village

The Flying Pig Yaletown

The Flying Pig Gastown 

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Festive Bonus offer on Gift Card Purchases

Its that time of year to give a little back to our guests!

From November 1 to December 23 we are offering a $20 bonus card for every $100 Gift Cards purchased.

Gift Cards are available in any amount. Stop by any of our locations to get yours today. (and save the bonus for yourself to redeem in the new year.)

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