It’s got the cool kid interior design thing down: reclaimed wood tables, terrariums, large communal table, blonde wood, lots of white. Of course the coffee is quite good. If you’re after a single-origin cup, roasted here in Vancouver, brewed when you order it, Matchstick is your deal. If you’re not quite that particular, they still…

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Platform 7 is a super cool little coffee shop located in the hip and happening East Hastings neighbourhood. They serve delicious breakfast sandwiches, and if you have a sweet tooth try the organic peanut butter cookie. I really like what they’ve done with the interior design. It’s kind a like being inside a train station. Oh and the coffee is excellent too. All aboard!