Nemesis Coffee

Located conveniently beneath SFU Downtown campus Limited street parking parking 302 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2N4 Good selection of savoury foods and a few selection of baked goods   Being my second visit to Nemesis, I was excited to drink their coffee and eat their avocado toast yet again. The space is not huge and it does get busy sometimes so you are … Continue reading Nemesis Coffee

Zenstone

  Located in one of the strip malls in Richmond (next to Meet Fresh Richmond location) 1131-8328 Capstan Way, Richmond, BC V6X 4B6 Small coffee shop offering macarons Zenstone, known for their different coloured lattes, caught my attention when I was looking for some caffeine free latte’s (but also because they had a buy 1 get 1 50% off deal). It’s simple looking décor and … Continue reading Zenstone

O5 Tea

2208 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6K 1N8 Tea bar perfect for sampling and trying tea Quaint, charming interior Mix of Japanese and Caucasian influences Hangout where you could spend a long time watching people I came here with two of my friends to hangout and chit chat while enjoying some matcha. Our goal was to try some of their matcha and have a little … Continue reading O5 Tea

La Forêt Bakery and Café

located between Metrotown and Royal Oak Station (close to skytrain) 6864 jubilee Avenue, Burnaby BC cafelaforet.com Korean warehouse style coffee shop The recent talk of the town, La Foret Bakery and Café was on my lists of to-try after the first week of its opening. It’s beautiful décor and marble aesthetics had social media crazies alike going senseless to take a “Instagram-worthy” picture. Before visiting, … Continue reading La Forêt Bakery and Café

Rose House

It’s been awhile since I’ve been for afternoon tea but I thought it was time to indulge myself again since school ended. We got the mini afternoon tea set which came with scones, a cucumber sandwich, deviled eggs, a macaroon, a cream puff and a Jello dessert. Overall I thought the food was okay. Nothing special. The macarons had no matcha flavour. The cream puffs … Continue reading Rose House

Sakura Cafe

  One of the newer Japanese sweet shops in Vancouver. They also serve sandwiches etc but I came here for the parfaits. I got the matcha parfait and it was pretty good. I ABSOLUTELY LOVED the sesame ice cream. It was creamy and very sesame which I really enjoyed. The red bean and the matcha cake and everything else in the parfait went really well … Continue reading Sakura Cafe

Dessert-ing at The Bubble Tea Shop

The Bubble tea shop has opened its second location on Robson and it’s been pretty busy. I decided this time to go for fresh papaya bubble tea. They used strawberry papaya which I did not like because it lacked the papaya sweetness. The pearls were WAY TOO SWEET. 6/10 The green tea egg waffle was not bad. It had some green tea flavour – could … Continue reading Dessert-ing at The Bubble Tea Shop