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Cafe Medina

780 Richards St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3A4, Canada
+1 604-879-3114
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (336 reviews)
“waffles” (489 reviews)
“lavender latte” (63 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
780 Richards St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3A4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 1,115 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

You will find some conventional foods with different style and taste here. Some are fantastic and some are not, but worth to try. Completely noisy and crowded, and staff are in hurry.

1  Thank emad f
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I wandered in without a reservation at about 10 AM on a weekday and were lucky to get the last two seats in the house. It was also lucky that we sat next to the kitchen and were able to see and...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Exquisite delicious small liege type waffles with a variety of toppings! Not to be missed. Tea and chai latte both nicely prepared. The fricassa and sandwich au porc were good but a tad too salty. Busy location, but service and waffles definitely worth a visit.

Thank Glee2544
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

No question this is a must visit location. The seating is comfortable and there is an open view to the kitchen and full bar. The chefs put out some outrageously good food cooked with simple but delicious ingredients and flavors. Highly recommend getting a salted...More

Thank MatthewLeitner
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here twice on our trip. Everything was good and the menu is so diverse and interesting but the best we had was the Fricasse with the short rib! The first day we were waiting 45 mins for a table so to fight the...More

1  Thank AvrilSB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dropped in at a bad time (1pm) and were told to return in an hour. We were starving so decided to eat at jinya ramen next door (very good by the way) and return for coffee and waffles. We ordered a coffee, mocha, two...More

Thank AK6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got here at 8:30 on a Sunday, first in line woo hoo. Love everything about this place. Go, wait, enjoy.

Thank Piper D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ive been trying to get in to this place but there is always a very long cue + waiting list. This time i went solo and got seated right away. My capuccino was VERY good, the waffle + mapple syrup were fantastic and the rest...More

Thank Juan Pablo V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for a late breakfast at about 9:30 on a Tuesday morning. The wait was less than 10 minutes. We were just two; larger parties will likely have longer waits. The coffee set the tone for excellence. I like it strong and black. It...More

Thank Broaklynd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little get away brunch during the weekend. Enjoyed Fricassee, each bite after each bite wanting more. Ended the meal with their popular liege-style waffles - ordered 4 (don't judge) tried salted caramel and dark chocolate and ICE CREAM. Perfect with americano! ENJOY LIFE!

Thank Susan Z
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Downtown
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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Andres I
30 May 2017|
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Response from arturoaguilar68 | Reviewed this property |
Hola Andrés, no se puede hacer reservación, es un lugar que puede variar el tiempo de espero dependiendo de la hora en que llegues, cuando llegues te aconsejo que primero vayas adentro y te anotes en una lista, ellos te... More
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gone2ghana
13 June 2016|
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Response from Hari M | Reviewed this property |
Agree with what everyone else has said AND a couple of things to add. The place is very VERY popular (especially moreso on weekends) and sometimes there can be a substantial wait to get a seat (especially if there's a big... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Richards St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-879-3114
  • E-mail
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