Ovaltine Cafe


251 E Hastings St, Vancouver
(604) 685-7021



Reviews for Ovaltine Cafe

It was fast. We were greeted by a fresh beautiful face. She was flawless in her knowledge of the menu. She made frequent stops to see how we were doing. And communicated quite effectively with guests that were just arriving, already seated guests, and guests she was waiting on in the moment. Coffee was topped up until we declined. The food came out promptly. Exactly how we ordered. It was fresh and always delicious.

A very nice place for lunch or breakfast. It still sports the old neon signs from its hey days of the 50's, 60's, and 70's. Many movies and TV shows are shot here and it is possible to sometimes see famous actors there. Food is good, people are great and the prices are reasonable.

Very disappointed. The server was stressed she appeared to have about eight tables which is standard for a lunch service. I suspect there were other operational issues at play that were contributing to her stress. She was trying to keep up but she was clearly fed up and had a short fuse. When my food arrived it was cold the server apologised and told me that the cook was overwhelmed (not what you want to hear) She later returned with a hotter plate but I after a few bites I had...read full review

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Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm