We are so excited and thankful for being awarded Best New Condo Development in The Georgia Straight 20th Annual Best of Vancouver 2015 issue!
A huge shout out to everyone involved in getting The Independent to this point (under construction!) and to the Straight readers who voted The Independent the #1 Best New Condo Development.
Mount Pleasant is an awesome neighbourhood, and we are very much looking forward to the additional energy The Independent homeowners will bring to Mount Pleasant.
The Straight readers also voted Mount Pleasant as the Best Neighbourhood! Plus, so many awesome local Mount Pleasant business won Best Of’s such as 8+Main, 33 Acres, Brassneck Brewery, Wallflower Diner, 49th Parallel… just to name a few.
Full List of Mount Pleasant Best Of Vancouver Winners:
Neighbourhood: Mount Pleasant
Skateboard shop: Antisocial Skateboard Shop
Neighbourhood/community bike store: Our Community Bikes (Main Street)
Bike shop to get a tune up/repair: Our Community Bikes (Main Street)
Coffee shop (independent): 49th Parallel
Coffee shop (local chain): JJ Bean Coffee Roasters and Bean Around the World Coffees
New restaurant: Meet on Main
Restaurant for stretching your dollars: Hawker’s Delight
Veggie restaurant and most vegan friendly: The Acorn
Place for gluten-free eats: The Wallflower Modern Diner
All-day breakfast: Lucy’s Eastside Diner
Bistro: Les Faux Bourgeois
Ice cream: Earnest Ice Cream
Professional culinary school: Northwest Culinary Academy of Vancouver
Brew pub: Steel Toad Brewpub & Dining Hall
Brewery tasting room: Brassneck Brewery
Brewery tasting room and local brewery: 33 Acres
Burlesque show: The Biltmore – Kitty Nights
Live music venue: Biltmore Cabaret
Florist: Flower Factory
Vintage/retro furniture store: ReFind
Music store: Red Cat Records and Neptoon Records
Local toy store: Granville Island Toy Company (Main Street)
Pet supply store: Tisol Pet Nutrition & Supply Store
Local street/community festival: Car Free Day
Women’s clothing store (independent): 8th + Main and Barefoot Contessa