Been to Granville Island lately? Well if you have, you’ve probably noticed a unique new restaurant that’s all the buzz these days. Popina Canteen is a gourmet counter-service café that’s not only turning out tasty culinary delights, but also turning some heads at the same time.
Sure, this tourist hotspot is a foodie haven for both residents and visitors alike—but Popina Canteen is not your ordinary eatery. Believe it or not, the restaurant is entirely made up of repurposed shipping containers. Why is an outdoor storage box in Vancouver a great restaurant idea, you ask? Read on.