Spade Coffee & Spirits & Treats & Small Plates: Meat Breakfast Sammy

A couple of months ago, I noticed a strange thing in my social media feed… all of a sudden, there were countless pictures of a black spade on a white wall. No, not a shovel… the spade that you see in a deck of cards. Intrigued, I did a bit of digging and found out this was for a place called Spade Coffee. But it’s much more than a coffee shop.

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Personally, I’m not much of a coffee person… the closest that I’ll usually get is a latte. Unlike many others, I don’t need caffeine to get going in the morning (plus I like my days a bit fuzzy anyhoo). Instead, I ordered a Hot Chocolate ($4.50) which was served in a humongous mug and had some nice latte artwork on the top.

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For my breakfast, I picked the Meat Breakfast Sammy ($8.50) made with dry-cured jamon, aged cheddar, basil mayo, onion jam, and a soft-cooked egg delicately perched within brioche bread.


Needless to say, once you give the sandwich a firm squeeze, the egg yolk pops and you get a glorious amount of yolk porn as it slowly oozes out. Yes, it’s a bit messy to eat but anything worth eating is usually a bit messy. The brioche had a nice light puffiness to the bite while still being flaky and crusty.

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If you’re looking for more than just coffee around The Drive, this cute and airy shop is sure to please.

1858 Commercial Drive
Vancouver, BC

Spade Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Posted on July 27, 2018, in Breakfast, Restaurant Review and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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