Just a couple of weeks ago, we saw Famima still building out their newest and sixth location in Downtown LA on Broadway. It is now officially open and has given us yet another glimpse into the future of what Broadway could look like: a beautiful street that is clean and well taken care of instead of the dilapidated condition that most of the buildings and shops are in today.
Also, what really stuck out to me was the patio dining area that Famima has within the Spring Arcade corridor. For once, this portion of the corridor looked “orderly” and not haphazardly slapped together. I could imagine the same kind of standard implemented throughout the Spring Arcade corridor, transforming this treasure along Broadway into LA’s version of the Ferry Building in San Francisco or Covent Garden in London.
Famima on Broadway is open 24 hours a day.
Imagine the Spring Arcade evolving into the Ferry Building: