Chimney might be a bit off the beaten path in Chinatown, but you’re here because parking is plentiful (and free), the space is comfortable, and you can’t deal with the downtown crowds today. The coffee is good, there’s free wifi, and the Hokkaido brick toast is an excellent snack.
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