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

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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The new Quantum Coffee in downtown Vancouver shows the coffee scene that the future is here. It’s Stop 131 of our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“Turn it on.”

-Toronto (from “Your Daddy Don’t Know”)

Toronto-based Quantum Coffee just opened their second location, stretching their legs into downtown Vancouver at Granville & West Hastings. For the coffee-curious, this is a must-try. Simply because you gotta check out what we’re calling A.I.B. (aka Artificially Intelligent Barista). Continue reading Review of Quantum Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Review of East Café: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

Editor’s note (May 2016): You can also buy Tangram Coffee at Tangram Creamery in Kitsilano 

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The insanely good Italian Frittata at East Café, where fresh, homemade and local are their philosophy. It’s Stop 51 in our weekly Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“Waiting round the corner for you.”

-Pet Shop Boys (from “Love Comes Quickly”)

This morning, we’re smack dab at the corner of Nanaimo and Hastings, which served as the center point of Mike’s life for decades. Heading for school, waiting for the light to change. A boy with a tennis racquet handle always sticking out of his backpack, taking a handy shortcut across the parking lot of the 24-hour Church’s Chicken – which by the way, still stands in the same place. Continue reading Review of East Café: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee