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Review of Railtown Café (Downtown): Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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Railtown Café’s new downtown location on Granville and West Hastings is their fourth opening since 2012. It’s Stop 137 on our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“No reason for emptiness.”

-Exposé (from “Seasons Change”)

Driving to downtown’s new Railtown Café at Granville and West Hastings, we’re talking hijacking – in literal terms. In a bad customer service experience, it can feel like a heist of sorts. That is – a robbery of your time, of whatever positive feelings you have inside you that day, of your sanity.  Continue reading Review of Railtown Café (Downtown): Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Review of M.R. Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee (closed Jan 2018)

Editor’s update (Jan 2018): Sad to report that this cafe is now closed.

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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M.R. Coffee opened in Kits with a surprise connection to Pallet Coffee Roasters: so you know this has gotta be good. It’s Stop 130 on our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“As if you didn’t know before.”

-Culture Beat (from “Mr. Vain”)

A visit to M.R. Coffee in Kitsilano is absolutely necessary, simply because of the name. But today, the owner is the one that surprises us.

M.R. Coffee himself, looks us straight in the eye and says he recognizes us from our reviews. People, this ain’t fake news. Continue reading Review of M.R. Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee (closed Jan 2018)