If you love to travel and sip gourmet coffee while you wait for your flight, you might be happy to hear that a trendy new cafe has opened at Toronto Pearson Airport in Mississauga.
Air Canada just announced the opening of the Air Canada Café at Canada’s biggest airport.
Located in the domestic gate area, the café will offer customers a wide selection of speciality beverages that can be ordered to-go or enjoyed with complimentary Wi-fi in a bistro-type setting.
“We are thrilled to unveil this innovative product, one we are sure will create buzz not only for our customers, but the entire industry. Air Canada’s premium clientele will have access to this new Café, revolutionizing the coffee shop experience at Toronto Pearson. It will offer a wide selection of beverages and food that can be taken to go,” said Andrew Yiu, vice president, product at Air Canada, said in a news release.
Air Canada says passengers will be able to visit the barista station for freshly squeezed orange juice, a wide selection of Lavazza Coffee, cold brew mocktails, speciality hot drinks or Lavazza cold brew.
A self-serve station will offer Greenhouse Juice products such as kombuchas and a variety of organic, cold-press juices, coffee, tea, flavoured waters, soft drinks and other non-alcoholic beverages. Other items such as Lindt truffle chocolates, OKA fine cheese and Gouter premium pastries will also be offered.
Before 11:00 a.m., passengers will be able to enjoy a selection of breakfast foods such as yogurt, fresh fruits and pastries. After 11:00 a.m., the café will offer an assortment of freshly prepared salads, sandwiches, cheeses and more.
It will offer complimentary Wi-fi and access to digital newspapers and magazines in partnership with PressReader.
The café also features a large mural by Canadian artist Shawn Evans. It depicts the places he has lived and travelled.
The Air Canada Café officially opens on Friday, Sept 6 and will complement the existing Maple Leaf Lounges.
It is located at gate D20 and will be open all day seven days a week. It offers comfortable seating for 109 customers, power and USB ports, washrooms and a customer service desk.