Browsing the "Bakery" Category

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
2% Jazz Coffee: Coffee Roaster in Victoria

2% Jazz Coffee: Coffee Roaster in Victoria

2% Jazz Coffee has been serving coffee in Victoria since 1996. They offer a unique coffee experience with an open space concept where coffee roaster and cafe culture collide. The Roastery and Cafe is outside the historic Hudson building. Right by the Victoria [...]

December 23, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Three Beakers, Victoria

Patisserie Daniel: Bakery in Victoria

Patisserie Daniel is a little shop in Victoria that makes a crazy amount of baked goods, plus they are best known for their wedding cakes. In 2014, they were named as having Canada’s Prettiest Wedding Cakes by Wedding Bells. The store [...]

December 21, 2014 Bakery, Gluten Free Options, Three Beakers, Victoria

Purebread Bakery: Open in Vancouver

Purebread Bakery finally opened in Vancouver! They are a Whistler-based family bakery that makes some addictive treats. For the last little while, they have been at various Farmers Markets in Vancouver. I would plan to go to the Vancouver Farmers [...]

October 26, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Downtown, Four Beakers

Baguette and Co: New Bakery on Main Street

Baguette and Co has a new location by Main and Broadway. This is their third location and the other ones are in Kitsilano and the West End. The intersection on Main/Broadway is really shaping up! Lots of new restaurants coming [...]

October 21, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, French, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Two Beakers

Beta5: Chocolates, Ice Cream Sandwiches and Cream Puffs

Beta 5 Chocolates is a few blocks away from Main Street Station in a hidden industrial area. I am quite lucky to be working close by too, so lunch trips to Beta 5 are quite fun and mighty delicious. If [...]

October 13, 2014 Bakery, Dessert, Four Beakers, Strathcona

2% Jazz Coffee: Coffee in Victoria, BC

2% Jazz Coffee has been serving coffee in Victoria since 1996. They offer a unique coffee experience with an open space concept where coffee roaster and cafe culture collide. The Roastery and Cafe is outside the historic Hudson building. Right by the Victoria [...]

October 9, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Three Beakers, Victoria

Panne Rizo Gluten Free Bakery: Black Forest Cake

Panne Rizo is a local Gluten Free Bakery with locations in Kitsilano and South Burnaby. They only sell Gluten-free items and have won Georgia Straight’s People’s Choice Winner for Golden Plates for both 2012 and 2013. Also, they were voted Top Choice Cafe of 2014. They have also [...]

October 6, 2014 Bakery, Gluten Free Options, Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Chewy Junior: New Cream Puff Store in Vancouver

Chewy Junior opened their first location in Downtown Vancouver inside the Harbour Centre Building. This is their expansion into the North American market. Chewy Junior is a chain of cream puff stores from Singapore. Founder, Kevin Ong experimented with recipes [...]

September 19, 2014 Bakery, Dessert, Downtown, Two Beakers

Cafe Joie: Shaved Ice, Coffee, and Waffles

Cafe Joie is an independent cafe near Metrotown. I came here with Gastrofork and FoodQueen to catch up over some coffee and treats. You can easily take the Skytrain to Metrotown and then walk a block away from the mall. [...]

July 11, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, Korean, South Burnaby, Three Beakers

Purebread: Unbelievably Addictive

Purebread is one of my favourite bakeries. They don’t have a storefront in Vancouver, but they have one in Whistler and they also make appearances at a lot of the Farmers Markets in Vancouver. They are at the Main Train [...]

July 6, 2014 Bakery, British Columbia, Four Beakers

Bluebird Cakery: Cake in a Jar

What can be more hip than a cake in a jar? Especially Salted Caramel Chocolate cake. Sounds very intriguing and has potential. Bluebird Cakery makes custom cakes and sweets all over Vancouver, but recently, their Cake in a Jar became [...]

July 1, 2014 Bakery, Dessert, Downtown, product