New Pier Cafe

New Pier Cafe

The New Pier Cafe was located on 220-224 Main Street, Vancouver BC. It was operating as a store cafe, registered to William White. Trustees and beneficial owners include Teru Hiraishi, Shizuo Muraki, Kitaro Hiraishi, Kimi Hiraishi, Shizuko Muraki, and Hideo Muraki.


OrgNameNew Pier Cafe
Custodian Identification Number11670


Custodian Case Files (1)


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