New Westminster is in the midst of a remarkable cultural, creative and commercial renaissance – and Pier West is perfectly positioned to help you enjoy it. As the flagship residence in the ongoing evolution of the Royal City waterfront, and at the heart of one of the Lower Mainland's most celebrated public realms, Pier West offers a uniquely rich lifestyle opportunity.
Life around the water is energized and activated, with a range of shopping, dining and recreation options.
Pier West is the missing piece in the puzzle. It's a unifying development that connects and completes the outstanding waterfront amenities that are already here.
A contemporary anchor to the riverfront, Pier West is the final piece that will now complete the 2.5 km of boardwalk connecting New Westminster to the energy and excitement of the waterfront.
A destination modern food hall experience. Freebird, Longtail, Wild Rice, Great Wall Tea Co. and Donald's Market are just a sample of the specialty dining and services you'll discover here.
FRONT STREET MEWS
Set against the backdrop of heritage buildings, the newly vitalized area adorned with vibrant greenery and chic street furniture is both inviting and intimate.
OLD CROW COFFEE CO.
A local favourite with espresso and bites done right. This place will make your day better.
With a thriving downtown scene, New West enjoys a combination of urban energy and small-town community that few cities can match.
Well-preserved brick buildings mingle with modern architectural gems including the Anvil Centre, a performance, conference and events space just blocks from Pier West. New restaurants and coffee shops share sidewalk space with cool boutiques, creating a walkable, welcoming downtown.
This historic street is seeing a monumental movement. Premium services, restaurants, breweries, salons, and coffee – as well as the Anvil Centre – are transitioning this neighbourhood into the must-visit location in the Lower Mainland.
Connect year-round with growers and makers for farm-fresh produce, plants, gourmet prepared foods, works from local artists and artisans, and the latest food truck offerings.
STEEL & OAK BREWERY
Equally passionate about craft beer and New West, Steel and Oak proudly continues the city's brewing tradition. With 11 beers on tap, charcuterie and plenty of space to linger, this may become your new favourite spot.
Acclaimed contemporary Mexican cuisine and part of the new evolution in food happening in the city. El Santo was recently awarded best Latin restaurant in Vancouver by Vancouver Magazine.
Life On The Water
Life On The Water
1 Waterfront Espianade A 2.5 km riverside path, ideal for strolling, cycling, blading and dog-walking. Features viewpoints, public art, benches and landscaping along its length.
2 River Market A culinary destination for decades, the revitalized market includes restaurants, specialty vendors, a cooking school, an independent grocer and much more.
3 Anvil Centre Where commerce, culture, and community meet. With 18,000 sf of conference space, a 364-seat theatre, multipurpose studios and smaller meeting rooms, Anvil Centre offers endless possibilities for conferences, events and community programs, in a modern, architecturally beautiful space.
4 Columbia Street Once famous for its brital boutiques, now the heart of the vibrant New West downtown scene and a centre for food, entertainment and retail.
5 Front Street Mews Historic, pedestrian-friendly, and home to a popular summer night market, this street has enjoyed a major upgrade as part of the city’s revived waterfront vision.
6 Westminister Pier Park An award-winning, contemporary space with a festival lawn, concession, gardens, benches, picnic tables, sand volleyball courts, spray water feature and playgrounds. Celebrated as a community treasure and cultural hub for the city.
SkyTrain Two stations within a few blocks ensure easy access to destinations throughout the Lower Mainland.View Map
You'Re Already There
New Westminster is centrally located with outstanding connectivity by public transit to key destinations throughout the Lower Mainland. Simply hop on the SkyTrain and you’re there in no time.
METROTOWN SHOPPING CENTRE: 10 MINS
One of the largest malls in Canada, with over 450 shops and services.
SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY, SURREY CAMPUS: 11 MINS
A vibrant community hub and thriving campus for one of the country’s most respected post-secondary institutions.
SURREY CITY CENTRE LIBRARY: 11 MINS
An architectural landmark and vital community resource. Designed by celebrated B.C.architect Bing Thom.
ROGERS ARENA AND BC PLACE: 25 MINS
Catch a Canucks, Lions or Whitecaps game, plus countless shows and concerts year-round.
GRANVILLE ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT: 26 MINS
The heart of the region’s nightlife and cultural scene, with theatres, restaurants, bars and lounges and more.
DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER SHOPS & RESTAURANTS: 26 MINS
Spend the afternoon shopping and the evening dining at the hottest restaurants downtown. SkyTrain takes you there and back with ease.