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The Truffle House & Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$26
CUISINES
Cafe, French
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Menu

EGGS & OMELETTES‏
All eggs are free range.
8.50
French Toast
Cinnamon egg dipped brioche, caramel apples, candied pecans, whipped cream
9.50
Swiss Style Rosti
Shredded potatoes, maple bacon, caramelized onions, gruyere, two eggs any style
9.50
Eggs Benny
Shaved ham, two soft poached eggs, house made hollandaise, home fried potatoes
9.50
Veggie Benny
Spinach, tomato, two soft poached eggs, house made hollandaise, home fried potatoes
10.50
West Coast Benny
Smoked salmon, avocado, two soft poached eggs, house made hollandaise, home fried potatoes
11.50
Truffle House Breakfast
Two eggs any style, home fried potatoes, choice of shaved ham, turkey sausage or maple bacon, white or brown toast
12.00
West Van's Finest Omelette
Two eggs, three cheeses, four vegetables, home fried potatoes, multigrain toast, your choice of ham, turkey sausage, or maple bacon, served with home fried potatoes, white or brown toast
14.00
Wild Mushroom Truffle Omelette
Two eggs,‏ wild mixed mushrooms, shaved black truffles, white truffle oil, home fried potatoes, multigrain toast, choice of ham, turkey sausage, or maple bacon, served with home fried potatoes, white or brown toast
SAVORY CREPES
The “galette Bretonne” is the traditional French crepe prepared with buckwheat flour (gluten free)
10.00
The Veggie
Baby spinach, marinated red peppers, roasted zucchini, caramelized onions, three cheeses
10.50
Turkey Sausage
Baby spinach, turkey sausage, three cheeses
11.00
Ham and Egg
Free range‏ egg, pan cooked any style, baby spinach, shaved ham, three cheeses
13.00
Truffle Crepe
Black truffle puree, baby spinach, mushroom cream sauce, white truffle oil
SWEET CREPES & DESSERTS‏
4.00
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Butter and Sugar
4.75
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Jam, Honey, Maple Syrup or Caramel
5.50
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Nutella
6.50
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Strawberries and Cream
6.50
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Truffle Honey
6.75
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Grand Marnier or Rum
7.00
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Chocolate Mousse
Egg and sugar-free
8.00
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Tarte Tatin
Traditional French upside-down tart with apples caramelized in butter and cane sugar
8.00
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
White Chocolate Bread Pudding
Served warm‏ with caramel sauce
8.50
Whipped cream +1.00
Vanilla ice cream +1.50
Creme Brulee
Flavor of the day
PASTRIES
1.00
Cinnamon Bun
2.20
French Croissant
2.30
Chocolate Croissant
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely cozy spot for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner after a leisurely beach walk or a Dundarave stroll and shop. Delicious food and a warm welcoming ambience!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Threefamilies
Reviewed December 13, 2018

My girlfriend & I arranged this luncheon meeting a couple of weeks ago, just assuming that the good weather would prevail. It was probably the rainiest day of the year, as the CBC weather girl noted, it was an "atmospheric river". After walking two blocks...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JudithEC
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The Truffle House is at the right spot on the main strip in Dundarave. Locals and visitors can go shopping, visit some art galleries, have their hair done, have coffee or tea and cake, have a lovely lunch or dinner at the Truffle House. here...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Brigitta B
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Great place for breakfast with a lovely patio out back that’s very peaceful. I ordered the truffle mushroom buckwheat crepe which was delicious. My friend ordered the truffle omelette which was also excellent. The service is great and very friendly. This is my favourite breakfast...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank lindacA5927XB
Fabienne C, Propriétaire at The Truffle House & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Great to have you as a regular customer! Many thanks for taking the time to write a review and we look forward to welcoming you back in again soon. Merci

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a cute little cafe with delicious coffee and food. The service is amazing and don’t be surprised if you make a friend from one of the other guests. My husband had the truffle Benedict and it’s a must try. Since I am celiac,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank McWillow707
Fabienne C, Propriétaire at The Truffle House & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review:) We greatly appreciate all of our guest feedback and reviews.

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Great spot for brunch or lunch. Very unique menu with some great choices. Quaint and small so get there early. Worth the visit.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank taxguru56
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food and wonderful service. We had a beautiful evening. We strongly recomment this restaurant

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ManonDesign
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Came here for Brunch on Sunday. We were lucky because there was a huge line up, but we were just 2 so we get a seat pretty fast. Our waitress was very professional and friendly. We ordered a Croque Monsieur, a Truffle Omelet with bacon...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank OliviaC2443
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Lovely friendly little cafe with very nice food. Or is small though, and in not sure they take reservations. I've been quite a few times, go, & if there's no space there are other nice paces on the same block.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank david963258
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The food is delicious, menu full of favourites (mine) Definitely worth a try. Not sure about bringing children.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dasha M
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martinandb2017
September 19, 2017|
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Response from Fabienne C | Property representative |
Hi Martin, Dinner takes place on Fridays & Saturdays We open at 5:30pm and yes, kids are welcome! We don't have a kids menu but we can do cheese pasta 🍝 or tomato pasta, crepes etc... Regards, Fabienne
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Jackie L
June 18, 2015|
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Response from Fabienne C | Property representative |
Hi Sir, No, we don't! But Bosafoods does, it's one of our suppliers. Kind regards,
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