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Liquids and Solids Cafe and Market

1530 Venables St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 2G9, Canada
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Aug 2016
“Don't be put off by the name!”
10 Dec 2015
“Delicious food, reasonable price”
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08:00 - 17:00 Hours
1530 Venables St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 2G9, Canada
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

When you need a delicious, nutritious and healthy lunch then Liquids & Solids is a great option. Using only all natural ingredients and no preservatives, Liquids & Solids has 2 retail outlets (Hastings and Broadway) along with a burgeoning wholesale business that markets their soups,...More

Thank Padraicino
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We visited the Hastings & Campbell location, which is relatively new. It doesn't have much atmosphere and the interior was quite cool (tempertature-wise). It seems to be in a converted garage. Seating is limited. There are only 4 tables on the west side of the...More

Thank TPT_Traveller
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We just stumbled across this place while walking around in Strathcona Village. We weren't that hungry, but the sandwich and soups MADE us eat. Really friendly service - even a young kid (owner's son?) helping out who seemed like a natural for the restaurant business....More

Thank d0ndequiera
Reviewed 28 March 2015

The location I visited was on Broadway, between Granville & Fir. I ordered a Pannini sandwich - roasted chicken, Brie, Cranberry & Spinach, which was excellent @ 8.95 and a Borscht soup (combo @ 2.95 more). It was delish, though not as hot as I...More

Thank Vikimor
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Although the soup was very tasty, overall the visit was average. The soup wasn't very hot at all and it took a while to get someone's attention to change it. Prices are fair and the atmosphere in general is alright.

Thank Zoë N
Reviewed 4 November 2012

I was out walking in the rain on Saturday and really wanted a bowl of yummy soup! I always hoped for a place that was near the Stanley theatre.... and I FOUND IT! This place is definitely worth a stop. They offered about 8 soups...More

Thank CaitieBC
Reviewed 3 September 2010

Tucked in on a lonely stretch of Venables street between Commercial Drive and Clark Drive, Liquids & Solids is worth searching out. Mike and Pete cook up amazing homemade soups and grilled panini Mon to Fri for the local working lunch crowd. Everything is made...More

Thank DelilahVancouverBC
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Commercial Drive, also called "The Drive," comprises
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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 Venables St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 2G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Commercial Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Commercial Drive
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A rotating menu of over 50 homemade soups and amazing grilled paninis. Everything is fresh and locally sourced.
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