49th Parallel Café & Lucky’s Doughnuts – Thurlow

49th Parallel Café & Lucky’s Doughnuts first opened in 2012 on Main Street. Since then they have expanded to several locations, and I’m glad that in 2017 they finally opened in Downtown Vancouver on Thurlow and West Georgia Street. The cafe offers fresh, delicious, made to order breakfasts and lunches paired with delicious doughnuts and…

Quantum Coffee

What we drank: Cappuccino ($4.00) and Ethiopian Pour Over with grains of paradise spice, orange zest and sugar syrup This has got to be the prettiest cappuccino I’ve ever seen! It was not bad, but the espresso they used had a pretty acidic profile and that just doesn’t really work for me. The specialty pour…

Waves

What I drank: Rooibos Latte (~$5.00) I always end up at this Waves because it’s the closest to my office. It’s not the greatest because they seem to have a rotating list of newly hired baristas (which means inconsistent drinks), but my coworker doesn’t like Starbucks so we always come here instead. This time however,…