Restored to its former glory just a few years ago, this dramatic corner landmark across from Victory Sq is chiefly noted for its...
One of the remaining vestiges of Vancouver's yesteryear architecture, this French-style vintage skyscraper across from Victory Sq is...
The project that catalyzed recent Downtown Eastside redevelopment, this former landmark department store was a derelict shell after...
A grungy old bar with plenty of life in it, you'll find cheep beer, a sometimes rowdy crowd and – the highlight – a separate front room...
Meat & Bread
Arrive early to sidestep the lunchtime line-ups at Vancouver's favorite sandwich shop and you might snag a seat. If not, hang with the...
207 W Hastings St · interesting places nearby
Tucked under the landmark Dominion Building, this Lebanese restaurant attracts budget noshers and cool hipsters in equal measure. If you're not sure what to go for, split some tasty, surprisingly filling mezze dishes including excellent hummus and falafel, or just dive straight into a shareable La Feast for two ($38) that covers all the bases (including the inevitable doggie bag takeout).
There are plenty of vegetarian options here as well as a homely, fresh-made feel to the food. Consider taking a photo of the building on your way out: the copper-topped edifice is among the most iconic old buildings in the city and was once one of the tallest.