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Review of Aroma Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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Kitsilano’s independent Aroma Coffee has renovated and returned under a new name. It’s Stop 118 on our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“Now I’ve got you in my sights.”

-Eric Carmen (from “Hungry Eyes”)

Kitsilano’s Aroma Coffee just launched a new look – probably after taking a deep breath. You see, the Vancouver coffee world can be pretty scathing, as these guys have surely reflected, after suffering some brutal online reviews.

To be fair, bruising comments were made about this café under another life. They were talking about a coffee shop under a different moniker (Sweet ‘n Aromatic Coffee) and different management – long before Aroma Coffee’s soft re-opening in January.
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Review of Moving Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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Moving Coffee is no longer on the move as a pop-up, with their new permanent home at Mount Pleasant’s Fife Bakery. It’s Stop 109 of our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“I switch up my cup.”

-The Weeknd (from “Starboy”)

Moving Coffee is literally on the move. Packing up their roaster, espresso machine and pour over stand – they’ve said goodbye to their former gig, a weekend pop-up on West 1st Ave. In their early days, founder/owner/barista Edmond Keung could be found behind the counter, serving brew-by-the-cup and rotating different roasters. Continue reading Review of Moving Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee