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Transylvanian Traditions Bakery

) #29 of 59 Bakeries in Vancouver #671 of 3,318 Places to Eat in Vancouver $$ - $$$ , European
1111 Davie St | Vancouver BC, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1N2, Canada
+1 604-682-0096
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
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Romanian, European
$$ - $$$
1111 Davie St | Vancouver BC, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1N2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I've heard so much about their chimney cake that I just had to pass by to satisfy my sweet tooth. Transylvanian Traditions Bakery is unique in terms of their baked goods. There's a swell selection of baked goods and if I were enroute home I...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

As Romanians we wanted to visit the store and try some desserts. We had savarina, kurtoshcalacs, biscuits salami, dobis cake. All very tasty and delicious. If you speak Romanian don't be shy the owners are very nice people. Definitely recommend it and definitely we will...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed March 4, 2017

We didn't care for it. Friendly staff but much more of an Eastern European type bakery so they aren't very sweet. The cone cake thing was excellent.

Thank Michele K
Reviewed February 21, 2017

When in Vancouver, I make a stop at this Bakery and mostly enjoy a piece of milk cake, I've had other creations and what I love about this place is they are so European offering sweets like in Europe that are not overly sweet like...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Had chimney cake at the Vancouver German Christmas market and was looking for a place that sells it. Accidentally stumble across this bakery. They sell Chimney cake (Hungarian speciality cake). While it wasn't as nice as the one at the market (that one was so...More

Thank JenJenE
Reviewed December 27, 2016

We stumbled in here because we were enamored by the pictures on the outside of the building. Now, every time we visit Vancouver we stop by Transylvanian Traditions Bakery to get at least one chimney cake. I can safely say that their chimney cake is...More

Thank Sabrina B
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Very Good bakery; awesome cakes, too bad that we are not close to them, will visit more often; Better than most of the shame bakeries around

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Reviewed October 30, 2016

It is very hard to find Hungarian and Eastern European baking in Vancouver and in other parts of BC. I was in Vancouver for 2 days and made very sure to go back to this place to get some goodies to take back home with...More

Thank TrueCanucks
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Cake and sweet shop run by people from Transylvania. All home made cakes and sweets. A few tables inside or items put in boxes to take away. Gorgeous looking cakes displayed really nicely and all at sensible prices , e.g. Profiteroles cake (approx 2" x...More

Reviewed September 3, 2016

The chimney cake is good, but the savarina (baba au rum) is the best ever! This place is super! Have to get there before 5 pm to get the chimney cake, as they run out. But as stated, there are other choices just as good...More

Thank MACON51
Davie Village
Davie Village is the vital LGBTQ heart of Vancouver.
It is the only like area in the world to have a
permanent four-way rainbow crosswalk, to symbolise the
city's solidarity with many of the businesses, ranging
from bars to bookstores, that keep the area vibrant.
By day, it is a people-watching stop, with fantastic
boutique cafes, but at night is when it really shines,
humming with neon lights and nightclub music inside
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Restaurant Details

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Romanian, European
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Davie St | Vancouver BC, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Davie Village
  • Neighborhood: Davie Village
  • Phone Number: +1 604-682-0096
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