East Van Roasters

artisan chocolate & coffee



Monday through Friday 9am - 5pm

Saturdays noon - 5pm

Closed Sunday & statutory holidays


East Van Roasters (319 Carrall Street in the Rainier Hotel) is a 16-seat specialty cafe and social enterprise of the PHS Community Services Society. EVR is committed to encouraging women that are re-entering the work-force through mentorship based programming and on the job training. We support at-risk people in a compassionate and supportive environment filled with meaningful work and nourishing food. East Van Roasters creates organic ‘bean to bar’ chocolate and coffee roasted and prepared on site. Delicious organic drinking chocolate and coffees, hand rolled truffles, single-origin chocolate bars and select pastries are offered in the cafe. East Van Roasters will supply freshly roasted coffee and cacao nibs, as well as couverture and customized chocolate wholesale to industry professionals and businesses. Come in and taste chocolate freshly made right from the bean!

East Van Roasters Chocolate Recipe

From the Coffee Bar

Our single-origin drinking chocolates and espresso drinks are made in house with our freshly roasted beans. All espresso bar drinks are made with organic dairy, almond, oat or soya milk.

Coffee - French Press or Americano


Espresso - roasted in-house every week


Bar - Cappuccino, Latte, Flat White, Teas & Drinking chocolates

all espresso drinks are also available over ice



From the Chocolate Lab



Baked Goods & Sweets

Our brownies and chocolate chip cookies are made with our single-origin 70% dark chocolate at our bakery 1/2 a block south at 2. E.Hastings Street. Savoury & sweet scones and quick breads are also made in-house. Single origin chocolate truffles dusted with cocoa powder and all natural honey caramels using Hives for Humanity honey and organic cane sugar are also available individually or boxed up.


Fresh Bars & Mendiants

Seasonal inclusions to our single-origin chocolate - 

Current fresh bars: Horchata, Lemon poppyseed vegan white and The Pollinator

Current mendiant - All Ginger, Fruit & Nut


Chocolate grinding in the chocolate lab.

Chocolate grinding in the chocolate lab.

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