Vancouver

Water St. Cafe

  • 300 Water St
  • Vancouver, BC V6B 1B6
  • Phone: 604.689.2832
Operating Status: OPEN, PICK/UP OR DELIVERY AVAILABLE
COVID-19 Reopen Date Effective: TBD

The Water St.Café established in 1988 is a Gastown cornerstone overlooking cobbled streets and the world famous steam clock. The high ceilings and large windows make for a bright and casual atmosphere. Our summer sidewalk patio is ideal for people watching and enjoying the true flavor of Gastown.

After all these years in business, we still aspire to continue our commitment to you, and your guests.
We will use only the freshest of ingredients in preparing all of our menu items in house, from our daily baked fresh breads to our exquisite desserts. The superb menu features the freshest of seafood's, creative pastas and daily specials all prepared with imagination and flair.

The Water St. Café is what every small restaurant should be, a commitment to quality, value, and service. This has kept customers coming back again and again since 1988.

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General

  • Distance from Convention Centre (Blocks): 2

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  • Operating Status::
    • OPEN
    • PICK/UP OR DELIVERY AVAILABLE
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General

  • Special Notes: Enjoy our Brunch menu 7 days a week from 11am to 3pm!

Info

  • Cuisine Type: Italian
  • Gluten-Free Options Available:
  • Lunch Menu Price: $25
  • Neighborhood: Gastown
  • Reservation Status: Accepting Reservations
  • Vegetarian Options Available:

Appetizer 1

  • Appetizer 1: Maple Butternut Squash Soup roasted butternut squash bisque, canadian maple syrup, fresh basil

Appetizer 2

  • Appetizer 2: Fresh fruit and mint salad chilled blueberries, strawberries, orange, pineapple and cantaloupe tossed with fresh mint

Appetizer 3

  • Appetizer 3: Avocado toast grilled sourdough, avocado and red bell pepper mash, baby heirloom tomatoes, white balsamic reduction, fresh basil OR Burrata Caprese +$5 burrata, baby heirloom and roma tomato, basil, salsa verde, white balsamic glaze, sundried tomato pesto, himalayan pink salt OR Salmon Tartar + $5 smoked and raw BC salmon, cucumber, dill, sesame, avocado, ponzu reduction

Entree 1

  • Entree 1: Breakfast Poutine crispy house made gnocchi, italian sausage and mushroom gravy, cheese curds, green onion and sunny side egg

Entree 2

  • Entree 2: French omelette free range eggs, parmesan, asiago, crispy potatoes, herbs, mixed greens

Entree 3

  • Entree 3: Morning Carbonara Spaghetti, guanciale, egg yolk, parmesan, topped with a fried egg OR Tiramisu french toast +$5 infused brioche, marsala, coffee, whipped cream, kahlua chocolate sauce, milo chocolate crumble OR Crab cake benny panko crusted crab and shrimp cakes, free range poached eggs, house made hollandaise, fresh tomato, mixed greens

Dessert 1

  • Dessert 1: Lemon tart lemon curd, graham cracker crust, apricot glaze, raspberry coulis, fresh fruit

Dessert 2

  • Dessert 2: Tiramisu classic italian dessert, chocolate, cream, marsala, kahlua, savoiardi

Dessert 3

  • Dessert 3: Fresh fruit sorbet seasonal berry flavours

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  • Special Notes: TO GO PICNIC MENU FOR 2 PEOPLE - $50 Enjoy in the comfort of your home or in one of our city's beautiful parks. Place your order online for contact-free pick up or give us a call directly. 604.689.2832 Thank you for your support!

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  • Cuisine Type: Italian
  • Gluten-Free Options Available:
  • Price: $50
  • Neighborhood: Gastown
  • Reservation Status: Accepting Reservations
  • Vegetarian Options Available:

Picnic Description

  • Description: TO GO PICNIC MENU FOR 2 $50 Caesar salad, heart of romaine lettuce, shaved parmesan, crispy capers, rosemary bread crumbs, house made dressing Garlic Toast, roasted garlic butter, toasted until crispy Meatballs, handmade pork, veal and beef meatballs, rich tomato sauce, cracked pepper, fresh basil Rigatoni with Italian Sausage, classic italian sausage, roasted fennel, tomato sauce, cracked chillies, fresh basil Tiramisu, classical italian dessert, chocolate, cream, marsala, kahlua, savoiardi TO GO PICNIC MENU FOR 2 VEGGIE OPTION $50 Caesar salad, heart of romaine lettuce, shaved parmesan, crispy capers, rosemary bread crumbs, house made dressing Garlic Toast, roasted garlic butter, toasted until crispy Hummus plate, House made hummus, marinated olives, naan bread, assorted pickles Rigatoni with roasted vegetables, seasonal vegetables, rich tomato sauce, cracked chillies, fennel, fresh basil Tiramisu, classical italian dessert, chocolate, cream, marsala, kahlua, savoiardi

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  • Buy Out:
  • Happy Hour:
    • Daily
  • Largest Private Room Capacity: 45
  • Less than 10 min walk from Convention Centre:
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  • Max Capacity Banquet: 160
  • Max Capacity Reception: 160
  • Meal Type:
    • Brunch
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Patio:
  • Total Number of Private Rooms: 2
  • Total Restaurant/Nightclub Capacity: 160

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  • Maximum Group Size: 160
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  • Seasons Of Operation:
    • All
  • Year Opened: 1988

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