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Owl's Nest Bakery and Bistro

) #4 of 17 Restaurants in Chemainus ££ - £££ , Cafe, International
9752 Willow Street, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1KO, Canada
+1 250-324-8286
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (19 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
“borscht” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Canadian, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
9752 Willow Street, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1KO, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I'm not one for writing reviews but I feel that Owls Nest deserves my attention. We have eaten at Owls Nest twice now and although the menu is small, there seems to be quite a bit of thought put into the dishes. I thoroughly enjoy...More

Thank EchoRink
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have recently returned from a three week vacation seeing family in and around Vancouver Island. Even though I am back in the UK, it was my eight your old daughter who urged I post a review of the woeful experience we had at the...More

Thank StuartDobbs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here twice while escaping to the island for a few days. They have excellent food made to order from an open kitchen and fantastic local coffee. The perfect compliment to an adorable little town. The owners are such gracious hosts as well which...More

Thank 4ubst3r_15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch and was very happy with our meal. Lots of variety. The waffles looked very decadent.

Thank Ikeylou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While speed is not this cafe's forte, they tell you so, with a cute little sign at the front, but if you're in this neck of the woods, you probably aren't in a hurry, so it doesn't matter. We enjoyed an eggs Benedict and a...More

Thank Moosemama22
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Try the raspberry coconut muffin! Its fabulous and sooo yummy! Great little shop and has a huge selection of lunch and breakfast items!

Thank Edyta T
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great place to have lunch - excellent ham and pea soup and a shared chicken salad panini with coleslaw, Cosy cafe with friendly staff. And the coffee was delicious too.

Thank 51Chris4411
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast and break spot in Chemainus. Lunch options are limited but interesting takes on Eggs Benny. Friendly service and it is busy at noon time so arrive early.

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We dropped in mid afternoon for tea and a baked treat. It's a basic small-town bakery but clean and the food was good.

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to stop here for breakfast, instead of hitting up our usual spot. Are we ever glad we did! Our food was delicious, and the portions were generous. The best part is that the server didn't even flinch when we launched...More

Thank hesnomarmaduke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9752 Willow Street, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1KO, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Chemainus
  • Phone Number: +1 250-324-8286
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