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Best Gastown Restaurants: Purebread

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Purebread $$ | BAKERY
159 W Hastings St | 604-563-8060

Five minutes inside Purebread and you’ll realize – bread makes people happy. And here, it’s not just bread. It’s brownies, cookies, scones, cakes, and meringues bigger than your head. It’s a handmade, all-natural, fresh-baked heaven in Gastown, and you’ve got to experience it.

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Purebread is perfect for:

Sweet and savoury bites with a cup of Stumptown coffee. A kick-start to the morning or a great pick-me-up in the late afternoon. If nothing else, you can sip coffee, use the wifi, and revel in the scent of fresh baking!

You might just meet:

Tech-types from the neighbourhood grabbing breakfast on-the-go. Gastown boutique owners catching up over coffee in the afternoon.

The sweet spot:

Purebread Gastown opens at 8:30am and closes at 5:30pm, daily. For the ultimate selection of breakfast goodies, arrive before 10:00am.

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The Food:

We haven’t had anything we didn’t like at Purebread. Never ever. Our all-time favourites include the chocolate cherry cookie, the bacon egg muffin, the OMG, the granola…

Best Gastown Restaurants - Purebread

The back story:

Mark and Paula Lamming of Whistler, BC were inspired to “make good bread” after realizing a lack of options in the small mountain town. At their first farmers market, they were tremendously well-received by the community. With bakeries in Whistler, Squamish and Vancouver, the family-run business remains passionate about people, family and quality baking!

Read more from our list of the Best Gastown Restaurants here.

Joyce Chua

About Joyce Chua

Food is the perfect friend – always comforting, never judging, fully inspiring, and happy to be shared. Food leads me on my world travels, introducing me to new spices, techniques, and cultures. I love the smiles in the city that I see every day as food lovers indulge in Vancouver’s diverse culinary scene. Needless to say, I’m thrilled to combine my passion for food and people through Vancouver Foodie Tours. I hope we can dine together soon!

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