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Mom's Cafe

££ - £££American, Cafe,
2036 Shields Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0P6, Canada
+1 250-642-3314
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (47 reviews)
“salmon chowder” (11 reviews)
“apple pie” (16 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2036 Shields Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0P6, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

'Don't judge a book by it's cover' really applies here. Food is excellent and down-home and our service was great!

Thank Pat O
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We have had meals here in previous years, but this time we were very disappointed. I had a liver and onions meal, The liver was overcooked and dry, my friend had a salad with chicken salad was good, but the chicken was dry. Most of...More

Thank 174PeterH
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had a late supper here of fish and chips. Very good fish and large pieces. Service was good. Next time we would go earlier as they were cleaning up the restaurant when we were eating.

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Wow! Pretty much sums it up. Ordered cod and chips this time and as usual was blown away by the size of the meal. The fish was huge and done to perfection. I have been coming to Mom's Cafe for years and it never ceases...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Mom's Cafe is a go to restaurant for the locals and is the typical small town greasy spoon restaurant. The food is passable, the service variable. The people are great.

Thank Carl N
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Mom's for years. When we first started coming here some 10 years ago, it was excellent. Since then though it has gone downhill although today's stop was not too bad. I had a Hawaiian Burger and my hubby had the...More

Thank Spyhopper12
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The people are friendly and the pies are huge. It's a classic old time diner that has been there a long time. The service is good. It can be quite cold on a winter day especially in the morning. The breakfast was OK (my eggs...More

Thank Quintin E
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This long running "never disappoints" diner is a culinary pleasure. Halibut and salmon are fresh prepared on site what's not to like about that ! Traditional "diner" experience your hostess(es) are pro's at their craft and add to the experience of dining out. The food...More

Thank Jimmy C
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Cute little restaurant! Excellent food at a reasonable price. Good service, the waitress we had was so helpful and a delight to interact with. The art on the wall was interesting and available for purchase.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Had lunch on a little getaway; the servers were very nice and attentive and quick. My husband's Monte Christo was a bit cold in the middle; my Clubhouse was very good. We had a beer with lunch which was from a local brewery, and then...More

Thank MartiniMum
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lianne h
26 December 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
They have been open for over thirty five years that I know of. It is an old building and looks like a 1960 style place. They have a nice old juke box at the entrance. Contact them for exact opening date.
24 September 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2036 Shields Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sooke
  • Phone Number: +1 250-642-3314
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