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JJ Bean (Powell Street)
Neighbourhood: Downtown East Side
1904 Powell St.


A list of all of our locations and hours can be found here.

Senior Leadership Team

John Neate – CEO, SLT Leader
Jesse Neate – Retail Operations Leader
Carla Froese – Wholesale Operations Leader
Grady Buhler – Coffee Quality Leader
Julie-Melanie Trottier – Bakery Leader

About JJ Bean

The Neate family has been roasting coffee in Vancouver for four generations. In 1996, John Neate Jr. (JJ) created a company of coffee lovers called JJ Bean.

We believe people have intrinsic value. For that reason, we seek to honour our coffee producers, our staff, and ultimately our customers by only serving the freshest coffee possible.

To this end, we source the highest quality green coffee and roast it in small batches daily, always guided by the same motto: the best taste wins.