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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” (303 reviews)
“waffles” (471 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
780 Richards St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3A4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Old friends were in town so we agreed to meet for lunch somewhere near their hotel--Cafe Medina was picked. It was the first visit for both couples, but we knew from the website that reservations were not accepted. Our wait for a table was about...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed yesterday

Unique menu, quality of food, great customer service....that's Cafe Medina!!! Very busy location and be prepared to wait for a table. But soooo worth the wait. Pleasant and attentive staff add to the dining experience. Variety of seating options. My preference is a table versus...More

Thank sandra98walter
Reviewed 2 days ago

rarely do I think a restaurant is worth a wait or would I suggest someone else wait in line for a restaurant. Medina is one of the few exceptions when it comes to this rule. The food is so good for breakfast or lunch, it...More

Thank PhelpsRoad
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I had looked at this place last week and decided that the wait would be worth it.... and we were NOT disappointed. The vibe inside is amazing, the food is to die for. Don't pass this one up anyone passing through Vancouver...More

Thank Thenickstringer
Reviewed 4 days ago

Cafe Medina. I really liked it here. Everything is amazingly tasty and simple. pleasant atmosphere.Recommend

Thank pulukoraw
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing Mediterranean style brunch in Vancouver, been here many times and consistently have great meals and experiences. Try the waffles and the many flavours that go with them as a starter. Word of warning, you will most likely have to line up just to put...More

Thank Liam2713
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, excellent service, a different take on brunch. Worth the wait. (It opened at 8, we arrived at 820, and there was a 25-30 min wait). Characteristic of the amazing Vancouver food scene. Put it on your restaurant shirt list and then hit the...More

Thank Jamieodem
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was packed and lively for our last brunch in VanCity...very hipster/tready and also touristy. Well worth any wait, as the food was superb and the staff was delightful. To be seated quicker, we sat at the bar to eat and the waiter was...More

Thank Domenicd2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing ordinary about the food here! All is good-food, coffee, service. There is always a line so be patient!

Thank SanDiegoMimi
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Husband, Omid Moradshahi, and I recently ventured to Medina Cafe to soak up the unsavory poisons left in our body from the fund from the evening prior. We are suckers for brunch and Medina Cafe does brunch quite well. Omid Moradshahi got the Lavender...More

Thank MarjanehMoradshahi
Nearby
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
...More
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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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Saturday
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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