Category Archives: Commercial Drive

Coffee Reviews along Commercial Drive

Review of Moja Coffee (Commercial): Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

Editor’s update (May 2016): Happy to report that Moja in North Van is now selling their micro lot Lab Series in their store.

Vancouver Barista coffee shop review of Moja Coffee, Commercial Drive, Vancouver's best cafes, best coffee
Attention long time Moja Coffee fans: wondering if the new location on The Drive is worth checking out? We say yes – and there’s lots new for you to see . It’s Stop 49 in our weekly Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“Oh, let’s go back to the start.”

-Coldplay (from, “The Scientist”)

It can be tempting to not do the right thing. Some businesses are inconsistent, cut corners and somewhere, someone’s trying to save money and time. Continue reading Review of Moja Coffee (Commercial): Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Review of Bump N Grind Café (Commercial Drive): Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

Vancouver Barista coffee shop review of Bump N Grind Cafe, vancouver's best cafes, best coffee
The dreamscape wall tattoo at Bump N Grind Café on Commercial Drive – just one of the many features about this East Van café that sent our spirits soaring. It’s Stop 35 in our weekly Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“And this my four leaf clover.”

-Tears for Fears (from “Head Over Heels”)

It’s the sweetest moment of anticipation. Just as we push open the door, the promising fragrance of fresh baking and coffee hits us. On Stop 35 in our weekly Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee, Bump N Grind in East Van looks like a small café, but you’d be wise to take a look at what this place is all about. Continue reading Review of Bump N Grind Café (Commercial Drive): Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee