Undergoing a renovation at the time of our visit, this waterfront wooden tower was built as a fortification by the Hudson's Bay Company...
Nanaimo Downtown Farmers Market
Just off the Commercial St main drag, this excellent museum showcases the region's heritage, from First Nations to colonial, maritime,...
Presenting local and touring live-theater shows.
Mon Petit Choux Café & Bakery
A chatty neighborhood hangout that has a surprisingly gourmet approach to its light meals. French-flecked favorites include roast...
221 Commercial St · interesting places nearby
Modern Cafe information
This reinvented old coffee shop has cool, loungy interiors combining exposed brick and comfy booths and, for when it's sunny, a ray-warmed street-side patio. The menu has risen up a notch or two in recent years and now includes gourmet comfort food with international influences – go for the Caribbean-jerk-chicken dish. Excellent burgers are also served up.