A Vancouver landmark in hospitality
Welcome to the Water St. Café and 2nd Floor Gastown! Housed in a 1906 heritage building once known as the Edward Hotel and surrounded by cobblestone streets, the Water St. Café has been a leading Vancouver hospitality landmark since 1988. Operated by Director, Eli Brennan, and Culinary Director, Chef Alan Tse, our team of hospitality professionals (General Manager Sandy Grant) proudly serves classic, hand-crafted Italian West Coast Cuisine and an award-winning, BC-forward wine and beverage list.
“The best BC wine list in the world.” - Anonymous
An upscale casual dining experience with the historic charm of Gastown, the Water St. Café and 2nd Floor Gastown promise to deliver a memorable hospitality experience with true guest connection and care for details with every visit.
“Thank you for sharing your life moments and turning them into life long memories.”
“A table full of family and friends is what makes a meal truly great.”
Through our True Connection, Active Service, Guiding the Guests, Hospitable Service, and proactive & kind service, we will engage our guests and create “memory moments” that will last a lifetime. We are thankful that our guests allow us to be a part of their moments in life! We will enhance and make those memories as unique and special as they should be!