1. Description

    The Culinary Institute of America found its second home at the Pearl Development. The campus includes classroom/lecture space, a state-of-the-art kitchen indoor kitchen and outdoor kitchen, offices, 450-space parking garage, retail and restaurant space, condominiums, CIA Cafe and Bakery, and the Amphitheater.

    Working at an historic site and on the San Antonio River required our team to take extensive measures to ensure the integrity of all historical elements. The scope of the renovations work consisted of the restoration of the historic conveyor and removal of existing foundations and piers in the area.

    The second phase included a 3-story, 75,000 SF mixed use building that include the corporate offices for Pearl Brewery and Silver Ventures.

    The Culinary Institute Building is certified LEED Gold and the and the Culinary Institute of America is LEED Silver.

  2. Details

    5-story mixed-use building and 3-Story mixed-use that included office space, a loading dock, a 450-space parking garage, retail and restaurant space, condominiums, the Culinary Institute of America and much more

    OWNER: Pearl/Silver Ventures

    ARCHITECT: Lake Flato, RVK, Sprinkle


  3. Awards

    • ENR Best Retail Mixed-Use Development 2012 in United States
    • ABC Excellence in Construction Award 2011
    • ASA Project of the Year 2011
    • Build San Antonio Green Honorable Mention
    • San Antonio Business Journal’s 2012 Best Retail Development