Browsing the "Bakery" Category

Nemesis Coffee: Toast in Gastown

Nemesis Coffee is located on Hastings Street right under the new SFU building. I heard they have avocado toast, so cL, Nosh & Nibble and I decided to meet up over lunch. I love meeting up with foodies and trying [...]

July 23, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Bjornbar Bakery: Cafe in Edgemont

Bjornbar Bakery is located in Edgemont neighbourhood of North Vancouver. We wanted a cute place to have lunch after we finished the Grouse Grind. Since it was somewhat close by and heard this place was good, we made a visit [...]

July 12, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, North Vancouver, Three Beakers

Grounds for Coffee: Cinnamon Buns and Coffee

Grounds for Coffee has been around since 1993 making delicious cinnamon buns. They are made by hand with locally-sourced ingredients, to hundreds of locations across B.C. and Alberta. I was invited to stop by to try some coffee and cinnamon [...]

January 24, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

The Birds and The Beets: Cafe in Gastown

Bird & the Beets is a cafe that is located in Gastown and they serve up coffee, sandwiches, breakfast and other snacks. We came here on the weekend have a few bites and coffee. One thing I love about shops in [...]

January 21, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Peaked Pies: Aussie Comfort Food in Vancouver

Peaked Pies has finally opened in Downtown Vancouver on the West End. They specialize in Aussie Meat Pies, coffee and dessert. What makes their pies extra special is having them ‘peaked’ with mashed potato, mushy green peas and gravy. We wanted [...]

January 17, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Robson Street/West End

Honey Donuts: Sweet Treat in Deep Cove

Honey Donuts is a popular spot in Deep Cove to indulge on their donuts and coffee. They serve up home cooked and freshly prepared wholesome food. The small beautiful village of Deep Cove is 20 minutes away from Vancouver and is [...]

January 16, 2017 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, North Vancouver, Three Beakers

Chez Christophe: Pastries, Sandwiches and Holiday Treats

Chez Christophe is located in North Burnaby and they recently moved locations to a larger venue. There’s more seating and a lot more treats to be had. Since I live pretty close by, I was invited with a few other bloggers [...]

December 23, 2016 Bakery, Dessert, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Shop the Neighbourhood with French Made Baking

Shop The Neighbourhood by Yellow Pages celebrates small businesses all year round, and reminds Canadians how shopping locally makes a difference in our lives and directly impacts the local economy. Small businesses are our economic backbone: they create jobs, funnel funds back into the community, [...]

October 1, 2016 Bakery, Dessert, French, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

The Cycling Croissant: Breakfast Delivery Service in Vancouver

Grab pastries for an early morning meeting is pretty tough if you love your sleep. For those busy bees, The Cycling Croissant is here to help us get pastries delivered right to our door. The Cycling Croissant showed up at my [...]

August 8, 2016 Bakery, British Columbia, Delivery

Swiss Bakery: Lunch Time

Swiss Bakery has been around since 1993 baking up a storm in Mount Pleasant. They made headlines years ago for creating the Frissant – fritter + croissant combo in Vancouver similar to a Cronut. Since the shop is so close to [...]

February 17, 2016 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Sweetery Cafe + Dessert: Open on Saturdays

Sweetery Cafe + Dessert finally opens up on Saturdays. Even thought I work close by, it was always just out of reach. Seeing all their mouth water photos on Instagram, made me go a little bit nuts. I came with [...]

February 4, 2016 Bakery, Brunch, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Oso Negro: Cafe in Nelson, BC

Oso Negro Cafe is the cafe to go in Nelson, BC. I went on a Saturday morning and I swear, the whole town was here looking to get their morning coffee. There was a line up out the door. Their [...]

December 9, 2015 Bakery, Cafe, Nelson, Three Beakers

Fondway Cafe: Milk Tea and Cake

Fondway Cafe is the latest cafe to open up in South Burnaby right by Metrotown. It is literally a few steps away from the skytrain. They specialize in coffee, tea and asian-inspired pastries. The space is quite nice with a lot [...]

December 8, 2015 Bakery, Bubble Tea, Cafe, Chinese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Sandwich, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Cartems Donuterie: Donuts on Main Street

Have you found the little donut on Main Street? It’s a bit hidden if you don’t look hard enough. Cartems Donuterie opened up their 2nd location here. Their other location is on Pender Street Downtown. They have great creative favours [...]

July 27, 2015 Bakery, Kid Friendly, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Elysian Coffee: Coffee Shop in Mount Pleasant

Elysian Coffee has 3 cafes in Vancouver and I made a trip to their Mount Pleasant location with J for a morning coffee before work. Their space looks fantastic with lots of natural light coming into the cafe. No wonder [...]

July 9, 2015 Bakery, Cafe, Four Beakers, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Propaganda Coffee: Cafe in Chinatown

Propaganda Coffee is located in Chinatown on East Pender and Main Street. They opened up earlier this year. They use beans from local companies like Timbertrain and Elysian. Their bar is pretty neat so you can see what they are [...]

May 30, 2015 Bakery, Cafe, Chinatown, Three Beakers

Renfrew Cafe: Pies, Coffee and Tea

Renfrew Cafe just opened up a few months ago. They are located a few blocks away from PNE and Playland. Their boutique cafe serves fusion Asian & Western pies (both savoury and sweet), as well as a range of specialty coffees. [...]

March 1, 2015 Bakery, Cafe, East Village, Kid Friendly, Three Beakers

Middlegate Aroma Bake House: Bakery in South Burnaby

Middlegate Aroma Bake House is located in South Burnaby close to the Edmonds area. The newest owners have been here for the past 1.5 years serving up a variety of baked goods from all over the world. Throughout the year, they have [...]

January 22, 2015 Bakery, European, South Burnaby, Three Beakers