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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“kale chips” (3 reviews)
“falafel” (2 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a little gem tip park in the upper parking lot enter off alley near thai house. Most of the parking is open and free in evening. This is a little gem of a place the food is wonderful and the service is great friendly...More

Thank Christohpher M
TaoOrganics, Manager at Cafe by Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Christopher! Happy to hear you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 18 July 2017

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 July 2017 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 12 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 15 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
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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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