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1631 Yew St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Kitsilano)
604-731-4018
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Ranked #754 of 2,807 Restaurants in Vancouver
Cuisines: Bistro
Neighborhood: Kitsilano
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

There is nothing special about this place. Mostly locals go there and the food is consistently ok. The waitresses are polite but the lady who seats people is too busy on a weekend morning to really care to seat you as soon as it is possible for the cafe. So if you want to go in a grouper bigger than... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

eggs look/seem like they are poached in a microwave. blueberry buckwheat pancakes are awesome. they charge you to split meals. upgrade to fruit salad instead of hash browns is $3.50! nothing exciting going on here though.

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Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a lovely spot and very cosy inside. That's about it for the merits. The food was boring and bland and the servers aren't very friendly.

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Vancouver, Canada
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62 reviews 62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is one of my absolute favourite places for breakfast in Vancouver (I often come here for "breakfast" in the afternoon). Highly recommend the French toast or the chorizo eggs benedict. Drip coffee isn't particularly great but the latte/cappuccino is good. The tables are packed in like sardines, and there's still a long wait on weekend mornings. It can get... More

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Golden, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I had read the reviews and thought I might give it a try. The service was fine but the food....come on. The home fries were packaged and really poor. This place offers them as a side on practically every dish, so couldn't they be bothered to make real "home" fires. The omelet was mediocre, stuffed with avocados with black spots.... More

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St. Marys, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Great omelets and eggs Benedict, with variations to suit everyone. Friendly and competent service too, particularly good for breakfast regardless of time. Three of Vancouver's Fire/Rescue were there as well, and if service folk like it, it's got to be good.

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Oakville, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

Consistently great breakfasts. My blueberry buckwheat pancakes were out of this world and others I dined with last week always get the eggs Benedict.

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Vancouver, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

You can judge for yourself how popular this place is (and has been for the last 20+ years) by the lineup on Saturday and Sunday. I've been here probably 100 times over the years and nothing ever changes, in a good way. The old Chinese lady sold the place (years ago) and now it's run by people I don't know,... More

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Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I have been here before but that was a long time ago. I needed a place with wifi and this has it. Opened earlier than most places on Sunday. I had ordered a greek omelette and a friend had ordered some sort of bagel with toppings. This was a huge plate with crispy fried potatoes. But it was just poorly... More

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BC, Canada
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159 reviews 159 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

This is one to try out. Good service and great breakfasts, consistently done for years a couple of blocks from Kits beach. If you go early, it is really quiet and if you go a bit later, there is a lineup. Your choice. Try the chorizo Benny. Everything is great so don't worry about making a wrong choice.

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