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Cafe by Tao

210-150 Esplanade W | Between Chesterfield and Lonsdale on Esplanade West, above the Shoppers Drug Mart, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 1A3, Canada
+1 604-971-5108
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
210-150 Esplanade W | Between Chesterfield and Lonsdale on Esplanade West, above the Shoppers Drug Mart, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 1A3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

First time at this restaurant and excellent gluten free food and vegan. Pick up your meal at the counter and clear your table at the end. Wonderful the way they recycle. Looking forward to a return visit to try other delicious food.

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cafe by Tao this afternoon for an early dinner. We started with an in house Spicy Masala Chai latte, it was spicy and good. We followed the Chai with vegetable sushi, two dips nut patte and dill, falafels in lettuce leaf and raw...More

Thank NinM67
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Tao has a full menu to order from or prepared items to go. Soup options including a really good raw borscht or cooked options like mushrooms cauliflower cilantro. You can also pick up snacks like kale chips, macaroons or staples like nuts and spices. Everything...More

Thank RSB_8
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Cafe Tao was near where I was staying. I was walking around the area and the exterior signs intrigued me so I stopped in. The selection is amazing: the coffee was a connouisser's delight. I had breakfast and a juice at Cafe Tao everyday I...More

Thank B A
TaoOrganics, Owner at Cafe by Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2016

Hello B, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our café! We hope to see you again the next time you are in Vancouver. :) Regards, Agathe and The Tao Team

Reviewed 13 September 2016

It just happened one day that whilst doing some community service with a colleague (a vegan, for the record, I am not) and she said the place is great. We paid a visit. We had the privilege to meet the owner and she is an...More

Thank D G
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The food here is simply Excellent! As soon as you enter the place, the wonderful smells surround you. There is so much on the menu to choose from and all of the choices are good for you. What a relief and delight it was for...More

Thank CMClip
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We were 4 for a girlfriend birthday lunch. The place is very small, we were very lucky to find a table. It s bizarre how the space is organize, there is a refrigerator with drinks where they could easily put more tables.. The food was...More

Thank grousse
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The dining area is small, but not unpleasant. The Rawsagna for $9.00 was very good, not THAT small. However, the actual size of the piece of cake on the menu was very disappointing. I wanted to say something, but it's not the person at the...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

If you are a vegetarian, vegan or into raw, healthy food this is probably the best and only place on the North Shore. My girlfriend and I had lunch here and we both enjoyed our meals. I had the yummy coconut lentil soup that came...More

1  Thank Melanie E
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

My partner and I walked in and we were greeted by the owner. If you are a healthy nut like me you'll love it. 100% organic, yummy smoothies, raw food and desserts. It also has a market so you can get fresh ingredients. They even...More

1  Thank Laura L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210-150 Esplanade W | Between Chesterfield and Lonsdale on Esplanade West, above the Shoppers Drug Mart, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-971-5108
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