Businesses

Bandidas Taqueria

Bandidas Taqueria provides handmade, Mexican-inspired, vegetarian food in the heart of East Vancouver. Co-owners Jackie-Rae Avery and Aiyana Kane opened their doors with the support of many friends in January 2009 to an immensely supportive community. Then and now, they make everything from scratch–the limes for the margaritas are squeezed daily, and the tortillas are pressed minutes before they make it to your plate. Bandidas was built on relationships and human connection, with the help of friends and the wider community in its …

Callister Brewing Co.

Callister Brewing Co. opened in July 2015, establishing firm roots in the ever-expanding brewing neighbourhood of East Vancouver at 1338 Franklin St. (one block north of Hastings at Clark). Callister operates the first co-working, collaborative brewery in Canada, with three additional brands that brew alongside Callister. In the tasting room, you’ll find 12 unique, rotating taps, including 3 cask engines, as well as a selection of packaged beer and craft sodas.
Callister supports independent, talented brewers to start their business by …