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93 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 2E5, Canada
+1 604-982-9283
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

This coffee shop was very convenient to our hotel. I guess I expected something special but it is just a cup of coffee, nothing special.

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Thank Heather D
North Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

I love this coffee shop. The staff are always happy and friendly. Seating is comfortable. Parking isn't the easiest but that's not Waves fault.

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1 Thank ljd4
Birmingham
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107 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

This was our first stop in Vancouver, its very well decorated, big comfy chairs large windows so you can see the world go by even if the weather is not so good (heavy rain while we were there). Hot drinks with maple syrup was great. also had a pancakes which were lovely. staff friendly and helpful on places to visit... More 

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1 Thank Missey2
Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

I was walking around and new to North Vancouver, wanting a cup of coffee and something to eat and work on my computer. I bumped into Waves Coffee and decided t give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality of my breakfast (muffins) and the coffee and ended up spending over an hour there. Comfortable seating, laid... More 

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1 Thank Maxtrant
North Vancouver, Canada
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125 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Great location, always lots of seating inside and out. Coffee is good and the treats offered are great. Good place to seat and people watch and wifi is great.

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1 Thank KitKat_1955
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139 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

I have been to Waves a few times there and I find the staff to be not as good as other coffee shops. The coffee itself is okay although the last time I was there it tasted a bit burnt. The veggie sandwich I had was very good. The atmosphere at Waves is nice and big with lots of seating.... More 

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1 Thank Sara S
North Vancouver, Canada
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94 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

Waves is a neighborhood café with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. Service and coffee are terrific! Charmaine Hammond PAWS Across Canada tour

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1 Thank Hammond2014
Calgary, Canada
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

I went to this cafe on July 24th in the morning and while the shop itself is quite pleasant the young woman serving us had the worst attitude I've ever experienced. My brother and I popped in for a bite to eat while waiting for a shop to open. We were "greeted" by this young woman who behaved as if... More 

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1 Thank Tornane
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014

Love the selection of goodies here and the coffee is great. They also have a nice selection of teas.

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1 Thank darmorrow
Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2014

Good coffee, teas, baked good & staff. Location is convenient with outdoor seating + lots of room inside.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 2E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-982-9283

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?