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JJ Bean Coffee Roasters - Woodward's

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146 Cordova St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1E4, Canada
+1 604-408-9663
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Sydney, Australia
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5,151 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 3 weeks of very ordinary coffee in the States, this was probably the best I had tried in that time . Good coffee and enjoyed outdoor atmosphere.

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Thank RonWamberal
Caldwell, Idaho
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

made and sold only in bc, this coffee roaster knows his stuff. flavors are what you are always looking for and cannot find. very tasty

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Thank Gainelle M
Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Have had coffee here on numerous occasions...always good and reasonably prices. The location is a touch awkward but that can be the norm in Gas Town

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Thank Alester
Burnaby
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2014

The revitalized Woodwards development is very nice to enjoy street performers and people watching. The coffee joint has outside seating which is a great place to relax and enjoy your coffee. There is a lot of hustle bustle in the area

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Thank YaShaK
Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2013 via mobile

JJ Bean coffee makes decent coffee and staff is always positive minded. In fact, my favorite coffee shop in Vancouver

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Walnut Creek, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2012

JJ Bean has been a massive disappointment. I don't like Starbucks and I have been here twice. Each time, my go to drink, an Americano, has been terrible. The coffee had no flavour and tasted burnt. Will never go here again, if I have a choice. If you like quality coffee, this isn't it. Cannot comment on food, and the... More 

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Thank treepondersleaf
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1,543 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 328 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2012

We really like the brew from Jj bean it really never fails us when we can't get our home coffee fix.

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Thank Joel K
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2012

Good coffee, limited selection of quality sandwiches and baked goods.

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Thank SAJ B
Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed 22 February 2012

great coffee and friendly informative staff. Had many more suggestions as to where to go in gastown.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

JJ Bean has the best coffee in Vancouver! You also have to try their pastries and their muffins are to diw for - I highly recommend their oatmeal raspberry muffin. I like my coffee strong so I usually order their triple Americano... just be aware that they charge you for 2 shots, so you may take the extra one or... More 

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Thank HL13

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  • Address: 146 Cordova St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Gastown
  • Neighbourhood: Gastown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-408-9663

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A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's history a more lively presence here than anywhere else. Having been originally founded around a popular worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of Vancouver's best micro-breweries, creative cocktail joints, and corner bars can be found in this area. Classical charm suffuses its many vintage boutiques and the brick-built structures that an army of creative professionals call home.
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