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Cafe Medina

) #11 of 3,077 Restaurants in Vancouver $$ - $$$ Cafe, Mediterranean,
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” (295 reviews)
“waffles” (460 reviews)
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Cafe, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
780 Richards St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3A4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved Medina Cafe so much we stopped for breakfast there twice during our trip to Vancouver. We got in line around 7:45am and were seated at our table shortly after opening their doors around 8:00am. Menu items aren't your typically breakfast/brunch, so definitely a...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you would like to see how posh people eat posh breakfast then this is the place to be .people are queing around the corner before it opens its that good definitely recommend lovely food

Thank Familyguy38
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to have breakfast at Cafe Medina after reading reviews and seeing pictures. We first went on a Monday at 10:00 am. There was a 1.5 hours wait! We decided to come back the next day and be there at the time they open...More

Thank CanadianAmericanGirl
Reviewed 3 days ago

A trendy must for brunch if you are in downtown Vancouver, food is tasty and filling, mini-waffles with array of sauces a must for desert, friendly staff. Very busy place so expect to line up.

Thank TravelBug78_10
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were staying at the hotel next door and were intrigued to see the huge queue every time we passed by so decided to try for breakfast. We joined the queue and waited only 15 minutes for our table. The place was buzzing at 9am...More

Thank StewartRobert
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is real fun but popular too so if you go be ready to queue for 30 mins or so. Had several different cocktails here and they were all real tasty, the bar tender was honest enough to tell me she'd incorrectly made the...More

Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Forewarned, we arrived at 7:40 AM on a THU to find out that Café Medina opens at 8 AM on weekdays. Lucky us, we were first in line. By 8 AM the line was long enough to instantly fill the Café when doors opened. This...More

Thank keg0nsaman
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A group of friend's and myself randomly chose Cafe Medina as our post-seawheeze half marathon brunch. We googled it and it was the first restaurant with waffles to pop up! Upon arrival, we were told it would be an hour and 45 minute wait...and that's...More

Thank rar3bz
Reviewed 6 days ago

A group of us went for brunch on a Saturday. The wait was long for seating our large party but so very worth it. The food was excellent, the atmosphere was great, and the staff were amazing. Several in the group started with their breakfast...More

Thank DP4275
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and customer service! They have variety of options for breakfast. Great cappuccino and Coca dish is a must try!

Thank Ekaterina K
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
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
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
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
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