“Pilot” Filming Locations

In order to get out of a jam with the police Shawn Spencer pretends to be a psychic detective and enlists his friend Gus in investigating the disappearance of a wealthy young man.

Psych pilot episode was filmed in Vancouver, White Rock, Surrey, Coquitlam, & Burnaby in Canada.

The Templeton as Diner [1986]

Shawn and his father are out at a diner when Henry makes his son go through a memory exercise before he can get some pie.

Casa Mia as Gus's Apartment

Gus wakes up after hearing a strange noise in his apartment and finds Shawn making coffee in his kitchen.

Source: IMDb

Primo's Mexican Grill as Sam and Jose's

Lassiter and his partner Detective Barry are heading to lunch when they are intercepted by Shawn and Gus who have a theory about the case which Lassiter dismisses.

Alley (south of Howe, west of Davie) as Alley behind Carol's Thrift Store

Shawn sees Katerina meeting with a suspicious figure in an alley and he steals the suspicious duffle from them only to find it filled with clothes for the thrift store.

Wildlife Thrift Store as Carol's Thrift Store

Gus heads inside the thrift store to try convince the owner to let him have the bag while Shawn sneaks in the back to steal it.

15115 Marine Drive as Psych Office (interior)

Shawn takes Gus inside their new offices where Gus has some strong opinions on Shawn's choice of name.

Beecher Place as Beecher Place Clinic

Shaw finds Gus at a clinic on his sales route to discuss the case. Only appears in the extended international version of the pilot.