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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” (327 reviews)
“waffles” (542 reviews)
“lavender latte” (65 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 4 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic find, don’t let the prospect of a few minutes wait stop you from visiting. The food, the staff, and the atmosphere are all perfect but the food was so good that I think my wife and I rate it as the best...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had to stop for a day at Vancouver on our way to our honeymoon and found this place through trip advisor for breakfast, there was a 40 minutes wait, but they take your name and when you come back the table is ready. It...More

Thank J V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When we were told that there was over an hours wait we very almost left. Our name was added to the list. Lots of people had a wander and got back around their allocated wait time. We had a coffee inside and read the magazines...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location in downtown near Robson St. Food is very good but you have to wait too much for it and you start with negative vibrations, even if you are not hungry. Staff is very friendly and helps a little bit. Menu is mainly breakfast...More

Thank 27Ruben27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited late morning for a coffee and waffle. Had to wait for a table but the system of casual booking was well organised. The wait was estimated to be 10 minutes and it was just 10 minutes. We went away and came back no problem....More

Thank johnW15654
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unique breakfast creations, and very tasty. My best short description . Most options were new to me, lots of sunny side up egg choices here. My fricassee with lots of mushrooms was an excellent choice . Only negative was my wife ordered something she ended...More

Thank george60898
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is busy. And the wait is usually 30 mins. They know what they are doing and are very efficient, with good friendly service. The food has a Mediterranean, Middle East flair. Not your usual eggs Bennie. I ate a flatbread with garlic potato...More

Thank Foodwild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is so good that I would consider one of the best brunch I have ever had! It's worth the wait.

Thank quinnyc6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are interested in breakfast... get there early. We got there at 8:40 and there was already a line. We got seated when the restaurant opened at 9, but people arriving 5 minutes after us did not. By the time we left, there was...More

Thank Matanitravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After several visits to Cafe Medina, I can confidently say it consistently offers a great breakfast/brunch experience. Our favourites are the Avocado toast (so much more than just the name), the Saumon Fumé and the Paella. Ask for their hotsauce which is like a harrissa...More

Thank Sky2020
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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
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