Who We Are

The District Restaurant Group

Paul Mon-Kau, Owner

After more than 25 years in the hospitality industry Paul Mon-Kau is now a seasoned veteran.
Accomplished as an award-winning restaurateur, currently owning and operating 2 successful restaurants in North Vancouver, Mon-Kau is also well respected as a designer and builder.
Spending his formative years between Europe and Vancouver has given him a particular vision when it comes to creating restaurant environments and atmospheres.
A certified Red Seal, his next challenge is achieving his Certified Chef du Cuisine designation.
He is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Hospitality Management.
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Jeff Murl - The District Restaurant Group

Jeff Murl, Owner

Jeff moved from his home town of Scarborough, Ontario after high school, and paid his way through a BComm at UBC. His first foray into food and beverage was making bagels at his parents bagel franchise, then bussing tables at the Salmon House in West Vancouver. After throwing around the idea of a restaurant with friend Paul Mon-Kau, the two put it all on the line and opened The District Brasserie in 2007. Along the way Jeff continues to teach skiing in Whistler, and has recently achieved his CPA, CGA designation.
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