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Platform 7: Coffee Shop like a Train Station

Foodology May 15, 2015 Cafe, East Village, Four Beakers

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Platform 7 is located in the heart of the East Village on Hastings Street near Nanaimo. When you step in, you will be magically transported to a Victorian London Train Station to experience beautiful hand-crafted espresso and coffee brew bar drinks. They use Stumptown Coffee for their beans.

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I stopped here with my bridesmaids a day before my wedding as we were in the area getting our nails done. It’s really a great setting to hang out with the girls and chat for a little bit. With all the hard wedding planning, I really needed some caffeine.

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They also serve up a bunch of different pastries from locally-sourced artisan bakers in the area.

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Hazelnut Brownie ($3.50) was amazing! It was very moist and so rich with chocolate flavour. It also has salted caramel. This was really the perfect brownie and we all shared a bite of it.

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Iced Pour Over Coffee was just what BaguetteGirl and KoreanGirl needed for the hot weather.

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Chai Latte ($3.50) was what Mandu ordered.

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London Fog ($3.50) is what I ordered. I know, I should have tried their coffee, but it was the middle of the afternoon and I know if I have coffee late in the day, I won’t sleep. Plus, I needed my beauty sleep because my wedding would be the next day. The london fog was delicious!

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Overall, Platform 7 is a pretty awesome café and I would come back with more friends to show them the awesome space and coffee.

We Rate Platform 7

Address:
2331 East Hastings Street
Vancouver BC

Website:
http://platform7coffee.ca/

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About The Author

Diana started Foodology in 2010 because she just eats out everyday! She started a food blog to share her love of food with the world! She lives in Vancouver, BC and adores the diversity of food around her. She will go crazy for churros and lattes.

  • Anom

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