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Sweet Obsession Cakes & Pastries Ltd

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Kitsilano
Cafe, Canadian
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2611-16th Avenue West, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 3C2, Canada
+1 604-739-0555
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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent for cakes, and other decadent deserts to take out or eat in, nice ambiance in the cafe, with lattes tea etc, and nice yogurt and granola parfaits to eat in or out for breakfast.

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Thank Penny n
Vancouver, Canada
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72 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their cakes are so delicious with so many different choices ~ and you can just buy it by piece and I love their original chocolate cake and crazy love their pistachio chocolate cake ( the beautiful round one in the photo) ~ and I don't mind drive 25 mins there after dinner 💕They also made the special cake in special... More 

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Thank OpheliaWM
Vancouver, Canada
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great place to go for coffee and cake. Their ckaes and pastries are the best in the city. Also they have soups, sandwiches and quiche for a quick bite.

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Thank TwiggysDad
Richmond, Canada
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Most of the cakes there are way tooo sweet. For the New York cheesecake, it is not firm enough. The cream cheese flavour is not strong enough. The place is kind of small.

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Thank R0ckc0d
Hong Kong, China
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Lovely selection of cakes, tarts, and pasties accompanied by excellent teas. Started over twenty years ago and still going strong. Helpful staff. Thumbs up!

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Thank Globetrotter289
Los Angeles, California
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231 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Simply yummy - those are the only words I have in me to describe this place and the goodies they make!

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Thank sunni2014
Vancouver, Canada
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83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A very busy place to enjoy quality treats a coffee or tea. They are famous for their cheesecakes but they do serve lunches as well.

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Thank Oscar H
Richmond, Canada
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120 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Bought a 6 inch lemon/ginger cheesecake for my daughter's birthday. The staff quickly added birthday greetings to the cake for me. The cake was enjoyed by all of us. Nice and creamy with good texture, beautiful rich taste. The lady at the store said it didn't need a topping and she was right. Lovely cheesecake!! They make a mean cinnamon... More 

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Thank travelmoose_13
Vancouver, Canada
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Presentation of the desserts seems to be inviting at first glance. We picked up a whole tiramisu cake to celebrate a birthday and it looked okay with lots of chocolate shavings on top. But from my experience, there can be a lot of variation in taste between tiramisus. We hoped it would be one of the good ones since this... More 

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Thank lriglevart
Vancouver, Canada
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168 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I came here for the first time in a while last Sunday night. It is a very small place with seating for maybe 20 people. 4 tables were occupied, so it seems to do a pretty good business, and more people walked in and got take out as were eating. They have sandwiches and coffee here, but I came specifically... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2611-16th Avenue West, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 3C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-739-0555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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