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Meat & Bread

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Neighbourhood:
Downtown
Fast food, Canadian, Soups
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British Columbia 370 Cambie St | Hastings, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2N3, Canada
604-566-9003
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11:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
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Abbotsford, Canada
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Meat & Bread has a very simple menu which is quick to decide from and service is also fast. I've been here twice with friends and both times the food was very good.

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Thank Harpk
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best places I ate in while in Vancouver. I actually went back 3 times. You have to definitely try the porchetta sandwich and the grilled cheese. Meatball sandwich was pretty good, too. The only downside is that the lines can be too long and they close too early! But eating here is a great experience.

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Thank Montse C
Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visited here a few years ago on my last visit to Van, and came back yesterday, and again today. 2 lunches in a row, Meat & Bread cannot disappoint! Such amazing sandwiches, perfect mix of fresh, lightly chewy bread, plenty of delicious meat, and the crunch of the crackling in the porchetta is to die for, and with that... More 

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Thank Amelia S
Vancouver, Canada
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140 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fast food, good atmosphere, small menu. Food a tad spicey for my taste, seating very close together indeed at communal tables. Food preparation in clear sight - I would have liked to see gloves rather than bare hands preparing my food. For a casual, quick lunch worth a try. Meat ball sandwich very generous with the meat balls!

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Thank budd4y
Vienna
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got various sandwiches (pork, chicken, beef (too salty))/~9,50+tax, with squash carrot soup. Food was very good but if you want to eat it hot, you can choose between very noisy and crowded inside or outside at the benches.

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Thank Nell15
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65 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back here for the second time and another great meal. Had the Porchetta and it was great. If you're looking for fine dining this place will probably disappoint, but if you're looking for a small soup and sandwich menu served in an eclectic setting then you won't be disappointed. What they do, they do very well. Priced fair for what... More 

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Thank MartinP926
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80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go there! Is nice, clean, fast and tasty! Very casual lunch spot! We had three sandwiches and all were delicious! $ 9,5 each! Congratulations!! This is the kind of place to be found! Local and specialized in flavor.

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Thank Viajanty
Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Truly the best sandwich I've ever eaten. Actually,writing this now is making me want to return to Vancouver just for a sandwich!! The staff were super helpful & explained the entire ordering / sandwich system when you first arrive. We time it just right & landed a table at 1145, by 1215 the place was packed with a massive line... More 

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Thank AliGay
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy, fast and delicious. Simple menu means no long drawn out decisions. Small table inside and some tables out. Just get it to go, find a view and enjoy.

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Thank Henrik_Jaq
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it! Food was amazing and filling. Price was fair. Busy, but staff were friendly and quick service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: British Columbia 370 Cambie St | Hastings, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2N3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 604-566-9003

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