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Tim Hortons: Perfectly Uncomplicated Latte

Nothing is more Canadian than Tim Hortons. They recently released their new look for their cups with a bunch of super iconic Canadian things illustrated on the cup. That’s not the only thing new at Tim Hortons, they just launched [...]

May 12, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Starbucks Reserve Coffee Bar Now in Vancouver

Did you know the first Starbucks store in Canada opened at the Waterfront Skytrain Station in 1987? Starbucks is celebrating 30 years in Vancouver by opening the doors to its renovated Mount Pleasant location – its first Western Canada store to feature [...]

May 9, 2017 Cafe, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Specialty Shop

Flying Rose: Asian Dessert on Robson Street

Flying Rose is an Asian dessert cafe on Robson Street. I was passing by and noticed it since they serve things like mango desserts. I came with a few friends to give it a try since all other cafes were super [...]

May 5, 2017 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Passion8 Dessert Cafe: Shaved Ice in Vancouver

Passion8 Dessert Cafe on Cambie Street is a hot spot for shaved ice, drinks and other treats. I came here after dinner with some foodie friends to give this a try since they all heard that I haven’t been here [...]

May 4, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Yama Cafe: Japanese Cafe in Vancouver

Yama Cafe has taken over Basho Cafe a few months ago. Everyone was so sad that Basho closed their doors, but Yama has kept the essence of Basho and put his spin on the menu. I came here with a [...]

April 30, 2017 Cafe, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Dessert, Four Beakers, Japanese

L’Éclair de Génie Canada is Now Open in Vancouver

L’Éclair de Génie has officially opened their first location in Canada. It is located on Robson Street in Vancouver. L’Éclair de Génie is a pastry concept started by renowned chef Christophe Adam. Christophe has dedicated the last 14 years to creating [...]

April 29, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, French, Robson Street/West End

Prado Cafe Launches Brunch on West Hastings

Prado Café on 100 West Hastings Street has just launched an expanded menu that includes made-to-order breakfast items, cakes, and sandwiches. The enhanced menu will be in addition to Prado’s signature offerings and follows the Café+Kitchen concept made popular at its [...]

April 26, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, Gastown, Three Beakers

Starbucks Canada: Unicorn Frappuccino Review

You may have heard Starbucks is introducing the Unicorn Frappuccino for a limited time only. It is available April 19-23 until supplies last. From what I’ve seen, it is available in Canada and the United States. The Unicorn Frappuccino starts as a [...]

April 20, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Moment Dessert House: Cafe in Burnaby

Moment Dessert House is a another cafe in South Burnaby for coffee, tea and cakes. It is a bit hidden as it is just off Kingsway. I came on a weekend when all the other cafes in the area were [...]

April 13, 2017 Burnaby Central, Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Two Beakers

Cactus Club Cafe: Lunch and Dessert in Coal Harbour

Cactus Club Cafe in Coal Harbour near the Vancouver Convention Centre is their most beautiful location. It’s always packed and has a great view if you reserve a table near their window overlooking Coal Harbour. I came here for lunch [...]

April 6, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, lunch

Starbucks Canada: Spring Cups are here

Starbucks Canada is celebrating the season with its first-ever spring hot beverage cup, available now at Starbucks stores across Canada for a limited time. Each tall, grande and venti size gets its own cheerful colour and will have either a [...]

March 19, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Mikan Cafe: Japanese Pasta and Poutine

Mikan Cafe is the sister restaurant of Cafe de L’Orangerie. They have poutine, Japanse spaghetti, sandwiches and other items on the menu. This cafe use to be called Jean Talon, but they changed up their menu and has a new [...]

March 17, 2017 Cafe, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Black Milk Water: Coffee Shop in Coquitlam

Black Milk Water Coffee and Dessert is a new cafe that opened up on North Road between Burnaby and Coquitlam. This cafe is located on the bottom floor hidden in the left corner of the plaza. Interior The interior has [...]

March 5, 2017 Cafe, Coquitlam, Dessert, Korean, Three Beakers

Starbucks Canada: New Blonde Espresso

Starbucks Canada has finally introduced a second choice in espresso with the launch of the Starbucks Blonde Espresso Roast. Their signature espresso was created in 1975 and has been the main blend for Starbucks until now. I was invited to [...]

February 16, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Temper: Pastries, Desserts, and Hot Chocolate in West Vancouver

Temper Chocolate & Pastry is located in West Vancouver in the Dundarave neighbourhood. Owner and chef, Steven Hodge grew up in this neighbourhood and decided to put his years of experience to use by opening up his own shop. He has [...]

February 12, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, West Vancouver

Trees Organic Coffee & Roasting House: Cheese Cake in Vancouver

Trees Coffee is also known as Trees Organic that is popular for their cheese cakes. I came here with my mother in law over the holidays for some coffee and cheese cake. It was on her list of places to [...]

January 28, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Kitsilano, Three Beakers

Cacao 70: Chocolate Brunch in the West End

Cacao 70 is a new restaurant in the West End in Downtown Vancouver serving up decadent chocolate treats for brunch or even late into the evening. They have other locations across Canada in Ontario, Montreal and Quebec. We were invited [...]

January 27, 2017 Brunch, Cafe, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Two 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