Located in the heart of Uptown Waterloo, Cafe 22 is a local and independently owned cafe and wine bar. It's a place where guests can experience unique European flare and charming atmosphere. Our delicious menu available all day long is made to perfection. Prepared with love, fresh ingredients and attention to detail, the cuisine offers something for everyone. 

The new face of Cafe 22 is a welcoming and unforgettable place for family and friends to celebrate any occasion, big or small. As the sun sets, Cafe 22 transforms into a candle lit romantic date night destination with an alluring ambiance like no other. 


Asia (pronounced Ash-a) is the gem who created this beautiful space. She is a successful business woman that is not afraid of any work or challenges every day brings. To her Cafe 22 is like home and her goal is to make everyone feel special. She treats both the staff and guests like family. 

Having immigrated from Poland, Asia has learned hard work and dedication was  in order to achieve her dreams. She is passionate about people and what she does. Asia believes that little things matter and hopes that that's how she makes a difference in people's lives.

β€œAll the extra effort and small details here add up to genuine loveliness. Next time a coffee or lunch date arises, forgo the predictable meeting places and hit Cafe 22 instead.”
— The Record by Leigh Clarkson