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The Alternative Kitchen

6697 Sooke rd, Sooke, British Columbia V0S 1N0, Canada
+1 250-642-1460
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“eggs benny” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian
6697 Sooke rd, Sooke, British Columbia V0S 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

Food is good and reasonably priced, and staff are pleasant. This is, however, quite a small, basic place serving mostly sandwiches, soup, breakfasts, that sort of thing: only about 6 tables in an old, kind of run-down, place at the end of a small strip...More

1  Thank VicBCTraveller
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We come to Cathy's all the time, mainly for breakfast. There is a lot of food so bring an appetite. Omelet's are huge and my hubby loves them. I always enjoy Eggs Benny so that's my treat. Endless coffee and everyone is friendly. Limited seating...More

1  Thank Spyhopper12
Reviewed 20 March 2015

There are always customers at Cathy's. Open at 6 am it's where the locals have breakfast, good prices and home cooked meals. Passing thru? Forget MC Donald's and A&W take the next left and turn left right away. A small cafe serving up big meals...More

2  Thank Leo L
Reviewed 23 January 2015

wow... if you want fast and delicious food HOME COOKING style while in the sooke area... drop into Cathy's Corner Cafe...! my mom had the eggs benny... she raved about them kept saying "we need to get this place on best diners and dives" i...More

3  Thank Ritchard777
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Best breakfast in town! Fresh Organic eggs are used. The breakfast sandwich is incredible!!! Service is fast and friendly. They are happy to adjust your order according to your liking, Breakfast is available all day. It opens quite early (like around 6 a.m. and closes...More

1  Thank Chiquita B
Reviewed 31 March 2014

3 of us went in for Breakfast. 6 tables at the most, so very small. There is a picnic bench out back though, if it is a beautiful day. I had the Breakfast bun which consisted of a cheese bun loaded with Bacon, Cheese, Egg,Avocado,...More

1  Thank divinelavine
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Good breakfast and warm welcome. Loved the little place because it is the complete opposite of a sterile hotel dining room.

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 12 August 2013

This tiny, homey cafe is simple, clean and a little dated, in a good way, like a grandmother's welcoming kitchen. It seems to be a favourite hang out among the locals, which we found very refreshing, after three days in the crowded and turisty downtown...More

1  Thank planetc
Reviewed 7 August 2013

We happened into this cozy spot for breakfast the day the mall was ablaze across the street. These ladies are the best! As noted by others, the home fries are made with love. Since I can't eat eggs I had them with bacon and sausage...More

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 3 August 2013

my daughter and I decided to have lunch here. we both ordered the roast beef sandwiches. very bland. we had to self serve our own drinks. its the smallest restaurant I have ever seen. seats about 10. I thought that we would get a side...More

Thank Teresa Mya K
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Cafe, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6697 Sooke rd, Sooke, British Columbia V0S 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sooke
  • Phone Number: +1 250-642-1460
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