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Gabriel's Gourmet Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, , Fusion
39 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G3, Canada
+1 250-714-0271
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“rice bowl” (25 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
39 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G3, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very nice cafe off the beautiful street of Nanaimo. Great organic food! Friendly staff! cosy decor! Was an awesome way to start a day of sight seeing in Nanaimo!

Thank Cynthia Y
Reviewed yesterday

We were in town for 4 days and ate lunch at Gabriel's once and breakfast twice! The food is amazing and the atmosphere very chic. Love this place!

Thank Sheila H
Reviewed 1 week ago

They usually have an Eggs Benny Special every morning, usually sells out pretty fast from my experience so go early! Lunch is my favourite, the Pulled Pork sandwich is delicious. My all time favourite is the #17, a rice bowl with peanut sauce. It's a...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've had every vegetarian item on the menu, and I always struggle with what I feel like eating when I visit because there are so many good choices. Very affordable, delicious, and nutritious food... what more could I ask for? Although in the mornings it...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The orange juice was fresh squeezed and the food was hot. Nother spectacular here, but good overall. The tables are made out of old bowling allies.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fairly aggressive signs that greet you telling you to grab a menu, order at the counter, and get a table after - are rather off putting, especially if waiting for friends to join you. Standing around in the middle of the room deciding what...More

1  Thank goplacesandeatthings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by Gabriels after performing at the Port Theatre for lunch with friends as I had heard good things about their food. I saw Green Curry with Prawns on the menu and this is my go to Thai dish, so I thought I'd give it...More

Thank Glidr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. Fast service. Bustling atmosphere. Good value. Inspired menu. Visit before the lines go out the door and around the block. Highly recommended.

Thank CharlieHawk
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This was our second visit and thoroughly enjoyed it again! First time it was very cold outside and I ordered the soup and the second time I ordered the scrambled egg wrap with smoked salmon - DELICIOUS! Coffee is also excellent. Will go back next...More

Thank Tamara K
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Loved everything! Very popular, atmosphere a little noisy but worth it. The #4 ham and avocado egg English muffin had an awesome Chipotle mayo sauce. #9 pulled pork sandwich and #10 lemongrass beef sandwiches were excellent. Salmon burger had a good size piece of salmon...More

Thank Michelle P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 07:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-714-0271
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