June 2013

Trees Organic in Gastown. A Warm, Cozy Cafe in the Heart of Vancouver

Trees Organic in Gastown

Photo Credit: Hisakazu Watanabe

Our cafe has grown up since we set up our first flagship cafe at 450 Granville Street; fans of our organic fair trade coffee now have five locations to choose from, including our Gastown cafe at 321 Water Street. As Vancouver’s premier heritage neighbourhood has evolved, we’ve been part of that story. We chatted with store owner manager and owner Shir Ben-Shlomo about what makes the Gastown location different:

Q. What do you notice first when you’re coming into the cafe on Water Street?

Shir. The first thing is that unique Gastown look. You get that cozy, warm feeling when you see the brick and architecture and the inside of our cafe definitely matches what you see on the street. It’s a natural-looking place that fits the neighbourhood! (more…)