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Smoking Waters Coffee Co

4985 Hot Springs Rd, Fairmont Hot Springs, British Columbia V0B 1L1, Canada
+1 250-345-4008
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“cinnamon buns” (16 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian
££ - £££
4985 Hot Springs Rd, Fairmont Hot Springs, British Columbia V0B 1L1, Canada
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Great locally sourced coffee fresh tasty food and very friendly staff the new owner is planning some great things excited to see what all he does I will definitely be back

Thank Ruby H
Management response:Responded 21 April 2017

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Kris Murell has done an incredible job with taking over Smoking Waters business. The coffee (Stolen Church) has been nothing less than exceptional, as well as there fresh pastries baked every morning. The environment and physical appearance of the place has improved immensely. Looking forward...More

Thank katieemma19
Management response:Responded 21 April 2017

Thank you so Much!

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I was fortunate to be the first person in line on their grand reopening day. The coffee was fantastic, I believe they are using stolen church, a local roaster. And the pastries were delicious. I've been back quite a few times and it's been consistently...More

Thank Timothy R
Management response:Responded 5 March 2017

Hello Timothy! Thank you for your kind words! We appreciate your business! We look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I stopped by for lunch and some internet time. There are new owners and the place looked refreshing! I had a chicken on panini sandwich with a chocolate danish and a mocachino. The food was first rate and the coffee smooth! I was able to...More

Thank AJamesKincaid
Management response:Responded 21 April 2017

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have gone to Smoking Waters on/off for a few years. My own perspective was a place that was loosing spirit, quality and adventure in the offerings. the coffee a bit bitter, the food focused more on cost than quality. that said it is now...More

Thank Z5872BVdavidw
Kristopher M, Owner at Smoking Waters Coffee Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Thank you very much for your kind words!! We look forward to having you in again! Kris

Reviewed 23 January 2017

Coffee was delicious. Eggs benedict had a nice twist to it. We could order a grilled tomato instead of meat. The sauce was absolutely delicious.

Thank Melinda39
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to Fairmont for the past seven years and each visit to Smoking Waters gets worse to where it isn't on our list of places to visit anymore. Service and the food is poor. The table we sat at hadn't been wiped and...More

Thank Jonus_Muskamud
Kristopher M, Owner at Smoking Waters Coffee Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Hello Jonus! My name is Kris Murrell, and I am the new owner of Smoking Waters. I am very sorry to hear that you have received such a negative previous experience with Smoking Waters. I surely hope that we can try and create a new...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went there for breakfast and was not disappointed. Coffee was good and the eggs bene was top notch. The homemade hollandaise sauce put it over the top. Enjoyed the meal so much we returned the next day and had their 'to die for' sticky buns....More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

When visiting Fairmont Hot Springs make a point to find this little coffee and lunch spot! It is a little bit hidden but worth the find. Great coffee and wonderful baking! The cinnamon rolls are fresh daily and to die for! Other items like the...More

Thank Rosalie G
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Simply awsume food was amazeing and coffee was great. The owner was great very friendly. Comfortable invirerment

1  Thank Cary J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Cafe, Canadian
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4985 Hot Springs Rd, Fairmont Hot Springs, British Columbia V0B 1L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Fairmont Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 250-345-4008
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