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Top store recommendations from locals

Coffee Shop
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“This is an excellent hipster coffee shop with great style, amazing muffins and sandwiches, and of course great coffee. This is a bit further from the suite (perhaps a 10-15 minute walk but worth it). ”
  • 100 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Seriously, the most amazing small batch, hipster ice cream shop around. This place is usually very busy in the summertime with patrons spilling out onto the street (fun community atmosphere). ”
  • 93 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Another Great Craft Beer scene its close and easy to go grab a beer after dinner”
  • 54 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The coffee is amazing the doughnuts are spectacular! More than one location in Vancouver.”
  • 74 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Another JJ - a 15- minute walk this my favorite place for getting work done - a big long table with plugs for your laptop, spacious and fantastic chocolate chip/zucchini muffins”
  • 59 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Affordable clothes shopping for men and women - includes both new and second hand clothing and accessories. ”
  • 63 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Vietnamese food with ambiance. A variety of interesting cocktails. Lots of vegetarian options. Recommended if you want to enjoy Vietnamese food in a modern setting. Busy restaurant that doesn't take reservations, so go early!”
  • 55 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Some of the best freshly baked bread in the city. Great coffee and a good spot for breakfast ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The coffee and pastries are delicious. There is also a patio perfect for people watching!”
  • 44 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“See and be seen in this popular, sunny cafe surrounded by large wooden benches”
  • 40 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A 15-minute walk from the Townhome, this is a very unique and cozy coffee joint. Seriously good coffee and great to get some work done.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“MEC offers some of the best outdoor gear and clothing in the city. Offering lifetime warranties of almost all of their MEC brand products MEC is a great place to stock up on winter clothes, ski/snowboard gear, bikes, camping and rock climbing gear as well as kayaks and much more. Anything to do with the outdoors, you should be able to find at MEC. Note this store is not within walking distance of our suite. Public transit or driving would be the best options to get there. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“If you need to buy some great beer, wine, liquor, this is a great nearby spot. Prices are a little higher than BC Liquor Stores. The closes BC Liquor Store is in the Kingsgate Mall”
  • 35 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
“The location on the map is incorrect. This store recently opened and is just across the street.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Café
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“Relaxed, elegant European cafe with items ranging from cakes & croissants to soups & sandwiches. Great place, great cake, great coffee. We always come here for coffee ,breakfast ,Apple turnovers, cookies. There were amazing French food. Everything the taste were so good. Not too sweet.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“A local grocery store with a great selection or organic and local foods. It can be a bit pricey.”
  • 18 locals recommend