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5 Gastown Coffee Shops You Should Know About

Gastown Coffee Shops

Gastown is without a doubt one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in Vancouver; that also exudes a historic charm like no other. If you’re taking a stroll through the area—check out some of these unique coffee shops that offer cool vibes and the perfect atmosphere to hang out, study, people watch and of course—find that perfect cup of joe.

Gastown Coffee Shops

Gastown Coffee Shops

Nelson the Seagull

This quaint little shop goes beyond the traditional coffee and pastries by offering plenty of breakfast and lunch items on their menu. Start your morning off right with a cup of coffee and some poached eggs and avocado toast. Located at 315 Carrall Street.


Gastown Coffee Shops

Milano Coffee Roasters

They describe their brand as having a “West Coast heart and Italian soul.” This shop offers delicious beverages and a spacious place to hang out or get some work done. Located at 36 Powell Street.


Gastown Coffee Shops


Their main focus is on coffee and the experience that goes along with it. They have a revolving bean selection—offering only the best coffee that will be sure to satisfy that caffeine craving. Try something new and get a brewing and tasting flight! Located at 325 Cambie Street.


Gastown Coffee Shops

Timbertrain Coffee Roasters

A trendy train-inspired coffee shop that offers locally roasted coffee, espresso drinks, pastries and Belgian waffles. A brick wall and high ceilings give this place a hip, yet relaxed feel. As a micro roastery, they also have their own warehouse in Langley. Located at 311 West Cordova Street.


Gastown Coffee Shops

East Van Roasters

They roast their own beans on site and make their own sweets. Check out how they create chocolates from bean to bar. Their coffees and truffles are rich, decadent and hard to beat. Located at 319 Carrall Street.


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Written by: Meagan Gill

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