Cafe Calabria on Commercial Drive carries on the coffee tradition, Italian style Vancouver, BC, Canada / News Talk 980 CKNW | Vancouver's News. Vancouver's Talk Posted: July 20, 2015 04:59 pm Cafe Calabria is one of the oldest Italian coffeebars on the Drive, located at Commercial and East 2nd Avenue. Cafe Calabria is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious Italian coffee and watch the world go by. Calabria has a large collection of statues scattered throughout the cafe. Sean Leslie talks to Frank Murdocco about running a business on Commercial Drive for nearly 40 years. Frank makes Sean a macchiato during his visit for the Summer Neighbourhood Series. Cafe Calabria, Commercial Drive Frank Murdocco on the art of the espresso. Cafe Calabria, Commercial Drive Mmm, Sean Leslie enjoys a macchiato at Cafe Calabria on Commercial Drive.