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Jam Cafe YVR


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe, Canadian
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch pancakes french toast green eggs and ham huevos rancheros breakfast skillet veggie bowl triple stack pork belly bread fries pasta worth the wait charlie bowl cracker jack portions are huge waited an hour
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for a breakfast this morning and waited about 55 mins for a table. Cute place and delicious food. Our server Noel really made the experience though, she was friendly, outgoing and so great. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lucyh121
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We discovered Jame Cafe from Trip Advisor and having given up on queuing the first time around, we decided to queue for thirty minutes for breakfast. Once seated, we ordered two vegetarian breakfasts with me having the veggie bowl, when it arrived I was surprised...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Visitukhotels123
Reviewed 6 days ago

We sought out Jam Café because it came up as the top rated breakfast spot in Vancouver. Well, it was pretty good. If I was staying in Gastown, I would definitely seek them out. But I am not sure they are worth a walk across...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PaulParks
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to JAM before but this time took my son who is a University Student @ SFU. Warned him that on a Saturday or any given day for that matter one may have to line up, and line up we did. The line moves...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Smitten
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never queued for breakfast before so was expecting something fabulous, instead I was disappointed at what I paid for. Flavorless, dry and the server didn’t seem to care when I told her as much. Maybe the kitchen was having a bad day, but I certainly...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank QM2B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time ever to have to queue for breakfast and it was worth every second. Went on a Monday morning and queues for half an hour. Breakfast and service were amazing. Unique flavours and dishes that I have never experienced before. Menu...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank davidjcarroll1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was on my own and had an extra day in Vancouver so I decided to check this place out. I’d heard so much about it and it didn’t disappoint! I was lucky that I didn’t have to wait too long since I was solo...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ahmenduh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For brunch, the line up might look intimidating, but we only waited about a half hour, and it was worth it. We sat at the bar, and the server was delightful. Excellent service. We had coffee and mimosas, a savoury meal each, and shared the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LIZA2525
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened on this absolute diamond by chance and never looked back. This place is destined to be a Vancouver legend. We were in Vancouver for 3 days and went back here twice, we would have gone all three days but as they do not...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Jam Cafe is the absolute best breakfast place! There only location in BC was in Victoria and I was so happy when they opened a location in Vancouver. The food is amazing...my favourite is the Chicken and Waffles...the sauce is delicious!!! There other dishes are...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Yaddis K
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With the recent exodus of massive new building
projects hitting the neighbourhood, Chinatown; which
has always been one of the city's most vibrant areas;
is even more buzzing and buoyant than ever before.
Playing host to some of the city's best pan-Asian
cuisine, from fusion food to traditional home-cooking,
Chinatown has remained faithful to its roots as a
space which clambers with shop signs and welcomes
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3 July 2018|
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Response from starbarp | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I think there was a step to get into cafe
4 May 2018|
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Response from TONY L | Reviewed this property |
No , not in the airport ,only down town ,the breakfast is fabulous ,as long you do not mind to wait ! give your self extra half hours ! good luck
Peter P
7 February 2018|
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Response from Ava L | Reviewed this property |
The Jam Café is less than a five minute walk to The Queen Elizabeth Theatre. The Jam Café is two blocks from The Queen Elizabeth Theatre.
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