The Red Wagon – Super Trucker

The popularity of The Reg Wagon doesn’t seem to be waning much.  We came by for breakfast on a Friday morning and there was a small wait for this tiny diner.

On my last visit, I had the crisp pork belly which was really well prepared.  I’ve been looking for a chance to bring my honey here to show her some of the food.  She picked the BBQ Brisket and Eggs with Cornbread ($14).  Underneath the over easy eggs were 2 slices of cornbread that had a nice crisp to the exterior… the brisket was spot on as well.

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I wanted to try a little bit of everything so I opted for the Super Trucker ($14.75) with rye bread, 2 pulled pork pancakes, crisp pork belly, and 2 eggs served with potatoes.

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Just like last time, the crisp pork belly was really good and had a good bark mixed with the buttery fatty bits.  While I’m not usually a pancake fanantic, I have to admit that the pancakes here were super fluffy.  I think I would have preferred the pulled pork on the side (like I had last time) since all of the juices got soaked up in the pancakes.

The Red Wagon is a solid (but busy) breakfast joint in East Van.  Service is pretty friendly as well.  If you don’t mind a wait in line and the somewhat loud interior din of other patrons, you’re sure to enjoy the food.

2296 East Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC

www.redwagoncafe.com

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Posted on September 20, 2013, in Breakfast, Brunch, Diner, Restaurant Review and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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