Macchiato at Timbertrain Coffee Roasters in Gastown Vancouver

23 Best Coffee Shops in Vancouver: A Digital Nomad’s List

This is an opinionated cafe list from West Coast-raised digital nomad who has since lived in the East Coast, UK, and East Asia. The emphasis is on quality coffee, then remote work suitability. Commentary is directed at global readers who may be accustomed to cafe culture that differs from the West Coast, but should be applicable to Vancouverites too! If you have favourites not on this list, I want to know! Please get in touch. My story with coffee began in high school with a Starbucks gift card. It was our shop’s Christmas gift to part-time employees and I had…