YVR Airport is preparing to step up its food offerings, with more than 20 new food and beverage offerings set to open in the next two years, including many names you will likely recognize from around Vancouver.
Diners are lamenting the pending loss of the Pronto and Prontino restaurants in the Cambie Village, soon to replaced by a four-storey building containing a dentist office and five residential units. The small art deco building at 3473 Cambie Street will be demolished, with the popular restaurant planning to close in early March. The new […]
A unique, mixed-use building is proposed for Railway Street in the emerging Railtown neighbourhood in the Downtown Eastside. The building, developed by Rendition Developments and Omicron, is called the Maker Exchange. The seven-storey building is permitted under the area’s industrial (I-4) zoning. The building will contain the following: Manufacturing uses on the first through sixth floors; […]
If you’ve been by the corner of West Hastings and Carrall Street or Pigeon Park lately, you may have noticed the scaffolding around the old Merchants Bank building. The historic building at 1 West Hastings Street has been under renovation for several years now. It originally opened as the Merchants Bank in 1913, back when […]
Chancho is the latest Mexican restaurant to open in downtown Vancouver, and you’d be hard-pressed to find a more authentic meal this side of the border. The small restaurant at 1206 Seymour Street near Davie makes its own corn tortillas in-house on a machine imported from Mexico. There are three different kinds of pork on […]
Construction continues on the massive new Vancouver casino, parq Vancouver, and two luxury JW Marriott hotels next to BC Place. The $700 million development and its new casino is on track to open in the Fall of 2017 and is currently the largest private development in Western Canada. JW Marriott and Autograph Collection at parq […]