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51 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
604.569.1022
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Ranked #191 of 2,876 Restaurants in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $14
Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Diner, Dessert, Family Fare, Sandwiches
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Located just East of the Woodward's complex on Hastings Street in the historic Paris Block. Open every day of the year aside from December 24, 25 & 26. Hours are 8am - 9pm weekdays, 9am - 9pm weekends and holidays. Excellent food made to order, and all pies and pastries baked from scratch, in-house.
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Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I love Acme for brunch on a weekend - I can't remember how many friends I've eaten brunch here with. If you do come on the weekend, just make sure you don't arrive too late as you might have to wait in line. This is definitely a hipster place, but I like how the service is friendly & attentive, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

An interresting place for having lunch. We took a full plate with Blt sandwich and turkey sandwich , brocoli salad and chips. The Apple pie and the pecan pie are another reason to try this place! Price is correct, around 40 dollars for 2 plates and 2 desserts.

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Seattle
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I came here for brunch today. Had a delicious pretzel roll sandwich with hash browns and salad. The servers were friendly and attentive and the restaurant has a current vibe without feeling too trendy or hipster. It is a great addition to this area of town. Also, we were too full for pie or dessert but what they had on... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The worst dining experience of the year. I will never go back. The bearded manager was one of the most unpleasant people I have ever come in contact with.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We were in Vancouver for Grey Cup weekend and actually stumbled upon this place by accident and decided to take a look. The staff were extremely friendly and as we sat around the lunch counter, we also had an opportunity to chat with the owner. Top notch fellow. The breakfast options caught our attention, as did the specialty coffee! Be... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This place definitely has that pretentious hipster feel to it and food to match. (For the record i was a chef for 10 years) First thing i noticed was that there was no grill (Odd for a cafe..) But a Industrial Convention Oven and a consumer one.. Maybe they couldn't get a gas line in ? I started by ordering... More 

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Ancaster, Canada
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127 reviews 127 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This was a great stop on our Vancouver trip. Their Lemon marange pie was voted one of the best around and I tried it and can confirm that!!! Sandwiches were excellent , service was great all around great stop

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denver29
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The space is incredible! Very old school diner feeling. Neighborhood is interesting and electic, serivce was responsive and good. Food was pretty good. Salads are big and nice, try the seafood salad if looking for health option. I had the veggie soup, which I normally HATE! But this veggie soup was soooo good. Fresh and light. My dining companion had... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Friends took us to lunch while we were in Vancouver.Said it was one of their favourite places for lunch and it was easy to see why.Great home-cooked food with a touch of gourmet.Fun atmosphere and good friendly service.

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Adelaide, Australia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant/cafe is located in Gastown conveniently located near Canada Place and Downtown. It is unassuming to look at but is a great place to stop for a relatively inexpensive bite to eat. The bake their own gluten free bread and have a range of options for coeliacs.

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Additional Information about Acme Cafe

Address: 51 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 604.569.1022
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 14
Cuisine: Diner, Dessert, Family Fare, Sandwiches

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