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Bambo Cafe

301 W Cordova, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
(604) 681-4323
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Ranked #486 of 2,788 restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Canadian
Neighborhood: Downtown
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  • English first
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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Very nice staff and amazing waffles served with fruit. Location easy to find, interior only average though.

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

I've been coming here regularly for breakfast since 1997, mainly for the excellent omelettes and Americanos, and the friendly owners and jazzy atmosphere. Try the Jeff omelette for a nice change: 3 eggs, tomato & avocado in open-faced presentation. They charge a bit less than most Gastown eateries. Great for sitting outside in summer.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Thanks to the Bambo Cafe we got some real good breakfast - my daughter had a fantastic belgian waffle, I loved my huge, warm and perfect cinnamon roll and my husband just made the perfect choice with a breakfast bagel and the best fresh quinoa salad we`ve been eating in a while! With good coffee (almond milk at no extra... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

As a Vegetarian I was shocked to realize there is no real separate prep areas for meat or veggie meals. Vegetarian sandwiches are prepared on the same surfaces, using the same knives and utensils as the meat counterparts and the grill/ toaster was one of the main offending places for cross-contamination. Chicken pieces would fall from a sandwich onto the... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

We stumbled across this great little cafe near Gastown and enjoyed the service atmosphere and the food very much. Great value too.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

CHICKEN Foccatia sandwhich.....Just do it! The best sanwhich ever! Lovely fresh menu, great juices and coffee and the service is friendly and efficient. You can tell how good it is by the line up of locals out the door every lunchtime!

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Vancouver, BC
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2009

I had the most amazing sandwich here, loved the soup and the fresh juice! I can't remember the last time I enjoyed a sandwich so much. It was fresh and so tasty. Also great for vegetarians and gluten free meals.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2008

Great Sandwiches, awesome place to sit if you can get an outside seat.

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