Cafés, Bakeries & Delis

La Grotta Del Formaggio

130 – 810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC

Tel: 604-525-3331 ext.203

La Grotta Del Formaggio’s deli counter in Donald’s Market offers the same taste of Italy available at the original location on East Vancouver’s Commercial Drive. Established in 1979 by Fortunato Bruzzese, La Grotta Del Formaggio is renowned for its cheeses, cured meats, olives, oils, and immense Italian sandwiches.

Take it to go — back to the office, out on the boardwalk, or for a picnic in Westminster Pier Park — along with soups and stews of Liquids & Solids, coffee from Commercial Drive Coffee Co., and Herbal Republic tea. Delizioso!


Monday to Saturday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Sunday: 9:30 AM – 8:00 PM

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Old Crow Coffee Co.

655 Front Street
New Westminster, BC

Tel: 604-544-4643

Located along Front Street and near Westminster’s Pier Park in Downtown New West, Old Crow Coffee Co. offers a variety of delectable beverages, pastries, and lunch selections. They also offer vegan and gluten-free options as well!


Monday to Thursday: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM


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Pamola Bakery & Deli

117 810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC

Tel: 778-397-1677

The best bakery in New West for fresh-baked breads, cakes, cookies, and pies is Pamola Bakery. It’s also the place to find authentic Mexican cuisine. Originally from Mexico City, the couple runs Pamola as a family with the help of their three daughters. They all share a passion for baking and for good, honest food, so enjoy — whether it’s a warming bowl of tortilla soup, or a sweet slice of homemade pie!


Monday to Sunday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Closed Mondays during the winter (except holidays)

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River Market

810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC

Tel: 604-520-3881

The River Market’s event and meeting spaces are open and accessible to members of the public for the duration of your event. This makes their facility ideally suited for community-oriented events. If you are looking for a private event space we encourage you to contact La Perla Ballroom or Wild Rice Restaurant, located inside the Market building. Both offer a beautiful setting and delectable food options.

Market Hall

The Market Hall can accommodate a cocktail reception for 100 people, a presentation for 100 people, or a sit-down dinner for 50 people.
Rental Fee: $100/hour
Uses: Community workshops, presentations, fundraiser

Restaurants in this space are open until 6:00pm Sundays through Thursdays and until 7:00pm (or later) Fridays & Saturdays

Community Square

The Community Square is our most versatile space. It can accommodate a cocktail reception for 100 people, a lecture with 100 attendees, a sit down dinner for 50 people, a craft fair with up to 16 vendors or an art exhibit.

Rental Fee: $100/hour
Uses: Craft Fairs, information fairs, conferences

Please visit River Market website for more inquiries.

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Tre Galli Gelato Caffe

#121-810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC

Tel: 604-525-6745

It’s no secret that Italians cook with their hearts, and Italian-born brothers Max, Saverio and Salvatore Gallo are no exception — they love treating River Market guests to the authentic food of their homeland.

Tre Galli’s gelato is homemade from a secret family recipe. The thin crust pizza is traditional, and the best in town. The beans used for Tre Galli’s signature espresso drinks are Italian, naturally. Drop in for a true taste of Italy!


Monday to Sunday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM


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Truffles Fine Foods

777 Columbia Street
New Westminster

Tel: 604-505-4961 ext 6

Truffles Fine Foods Catering and Kitchens began in 2005 as an exclusive film caterer serving up delicious food for some of Hollywood’s top actors and musicians. With its success, Truffles Fine Foods has now grown to be one of Vancouver’s top catering companies for not only film and television, but for any occasion. Whether you have a casual, corporate or elaborate event, Truffles Fine Foods is guaranteed to serve up a memorable experience.

Visit their cafe located at the Anvil Centre off of 8th St!


Monday- Friday: 7:00 AM- 5:30 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Sunday: Closed

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Waves Coffee House
Waves Coffee House New Westminster

715 Columbia Street
New Westminster, BC

Tel: 604-529-9283

Recognized as one of the hottest brands in Canada right now, Waves is taking the coffee house world by storm. We’re lucky to have our very own Waves just seconds away from the New Westminster Skytrain Station.


Monday to Friday: 6:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Holiday: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM

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