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Yamato Dessert Cafe

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1322 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
403-230-5313
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Great Afternoon Treat

I had read a few good reviews about this little dessert cafe so thought we would try it out one afternoon. We decided to take home a slice of the Hazelnut Choc cake & the Double Choc cake. Both were amazing! Light, fluffy, with excellent flavours, & the graham/hazelnut crust was an awesome... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2012
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

I had read a few good reviews about this little dessert cafe so thought we would try it out one afternoon. We decided to take home a slice of the Hazelnut Choc cake & the Double Choc cake. Both were amazing! Light, fluffy, with excellent flavours, & the graham/hazelnut crust was an awesome touch. Next time I go back I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

This is certainly one of the best in Calgary considering that there are not many dessert cafes like those in bigger cities like Vancouver and Toronto. Strictly speaking, the cakes there are not the best in town. However, weighing quality against price, they are very good already. To my surprise, there's even a durian cheese cream cake! Besides cream cakes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

Love their dessert, recommend the plain Japanese cheesecake.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2009

I love to go there because I have fallen in love with the owner --- a mature and very cute and handle Chinese man in his late 50's or so. He knows everything about cheese cakes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2008

Cute, quaint, and yummy desserts.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2008

Great deserts and green tea, but the place really needs improvements. Not a great place to socialize, but a must if you want something sweet.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2008

the BEST CAKE IN THE WORLD!!!!!!!!! you never get bored of that place...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2007

awesome "all fruit" white cakes, one of Karl's aunts always picks up family birthday cakes from here and they are amazing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2007

Great japanese cheesecake (lighter and fluffier), great flavor

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2007

Their cheese cake is really light... great for curving a sweet tooth without the excessive FAT.

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Address: 1322 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: 403-230-5313
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northwest Calgary

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  • Address: 1322 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northwest Calgary
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-230-5313

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?