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Serious Coffee James Bay

103-225 Menzies St | James Bay, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2G6, Canada
+1 250-590-8506
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
3 Jul 2017
“Name says it all”
15 Dec 2017
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Cafe, Canadian
103-225 Menzies St | James Bay, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2G6, Canada
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great tasty coffee and snacks, Megan is always on point with my order. My GF loves the lattes and I go for the dark roast.

Thank BWEric1984
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I went here for a quick coffee which was very good, but the staff were great. It was a bit slow and they had time to chat a bit and gave great recommendations for restaurants and cool shops in town. Thank you!

Thank James A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Grab your favourite beverage - local paper - hot muffin or scone and sit out side - or share a table with some of the locals and catch up on local news or meet a new friend - local artists decorate the walls - wonderful...More

Thank Barbara Anne G
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My wife is a serious coffee drinker and she loved it so that means a lot as she knows what a good coffee is. The cakes are to die for as well so if you like coffee and cakes served in a lovely place by...More

Thank ericlowe
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Even though this is a franchise, it feels sort of local. They advertise specials and you can find coupons in the local paper, The James Bay Beacon. I like the bicycling sculpture and tables out front on the sidewalk.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly good coffee. I don't expect the coffee to be top quality from a chain but my coffee was very well made, full of real coffee flavor and no unpleasant tang. I ordered a long back with hot milk on the side. Service efficient and...More

Thank steveW7204LX
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have spent a lot of time in Victoria and like Serious Coffee's coffee and congenial atmosphere. It's a great place to spend some time reading or writing.

Thank mcmorna
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Serious coffee is my favourite Vancouver Island coffee! It's got great flavour! The staff in all the Serious Coffee locations have been friendly and helpful, very efficient.

Thank dhughesehansen
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We tried a number of different coffee shops in Victoria but we found the Serious Coffee to be the best according to our group of about 6 serious coffee drinkers. We did not try any of the food.

Thank birtleman
SeriousCafeJamesBay, Manager at Serious Coffee James Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you for taking to time to share your kind words! We look forward to serving you another cup soon!

Reviewed 11 August 2016

I always prefer locally owned shopping whether for goods or services and Serious is serious about supporting its community. To that add friendly service, good coffee, enough electrical outlets for all of us who chose to take our laptops and work there. I frequent (and...More

Thank Vanessa H
SeriousCafeJamesBay, Manager at Serious Coffee James Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Its great to hear you appreciate our environment! Come back any time; we would love to see you again!

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Cafe, Canadian
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Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103-225 Menzies St | James Bay, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2G6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-590-8506
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We love being a part of our local community and are proud to serve coffee roasted in Duncan and only after we order it, then it is delivered the next day. Plus, we offer an exceptional line of organic loose leaf teas in addition to stone-ground options, yerba mate, matcha, and more.
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