Dining at the Van Nuys Hotel

Van Nuys Hotel Cafe

Last month, I posted an image of the Cafe Bristol in the basement of the Hellman Building. Here’s another postcard, stamped 1911, of a downtown restaurant: the cafe at the Van Nuys Hotel at 4th and Main streets. The card is listed as Buy It Now for $6.89.

Van Nuys Hotel

Here’s a postcard showing the exterior of the hotel (listed at $7.50 on EBay).

Hotel Barclay

The Van Nuys, now the Hotel Barclay, via Google’s Street View.

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One Response to Dining at the Van Nuys Hotel

  1. Charles Seims says:

    Did anyone ever find out what is currently in the basement where the Bristol Cafe was?

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