Beans & Brews: Café Cristal

Barrhaven Winter Warm Up Tour

Winter is here and if you’re looking for a great and inexpensive excuse to get out of the house, check out some of our amazing Barrhaven cafés and coffee shops. Warm up with an amazing hot drink and treat yourself to something freshly baked. This is a great way to break up those long winter months and something you can do on your own or with friends and family! Over the next couple of months, we will be taking you on a tour of our Barrhaven cafés to hopefully inspire you to explore. Each one is unique and they all offer something special. So put those boots on and head out for the perfect winter warm up in Barrhaven!

Cafe Cristal (January 2024)

Café Cristal

No café tour would be complete without a stop at Barrhaven’s own Café Cristal! From the moment you walk in the door at 240 Kennevale, you will be immersed in the visuals of such a stunning space and the aromas of fresh coffee and baked goods. A trip to Café Cristal is an experience on its own and it is the perfect place to warm up and forget about winter, even for just a moment. Set a coffee date with your significant other, call up your friends, or bring your family for a special treat! You won’t regret it!

Cafe Cristal (January 2024)

What to Try?

Obviously start with a coffee! Café Cristal has an amazing hot beverage menu to suit all tastes. Whether you’re looking for a simple coffee or a fancier drink, they have it all.

Cinnamon Crepe and Hot Chocolate – Cafe Cristal (January 2024)

But, Café Cristal is also known for something else, something you can’t get anywhere else in Barrhaven – Crepes! They have a wide selection of both sweet and savoury options that it will be hard to choose just one. Each crepe is made to order and packed with delicious fillings and toppings.

Strawberry Pistachio Crepe and a Latte – Cafe Cristal (January 2024)

Not a fan of crepes? They also offer a variety of sandwiches, baked goods, and light meal options!

Cafe Cristal (January 2024)
Cafe Cristal (January 2024)


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