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Retro Cafe

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1431 Northwest Blvd, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G6, Canada
+1 250-428-2726
07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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Elora, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Warm, hospitable hosts. Wonderful, tasty comfort food at reasonable prices in a cozy atmosphere. What else could one ask for?

Thank Dave P
Creston, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The french culture is behind every dish. Owner and chef Corinne with her husband are originally from France. Both are dedicated to providing dishes made with fresh ingredients (most from their own garden and local farms). The restaurant is small and intimate. Don't be afraid to sit down at the communal table and meet other patrons. The parking is tight.... More 

Thank Debby J
Nelson, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We always make a point of stopping here to eat whenever we are in Creston. You will not be disappointed. Very friendly couple from France are the owners/cooks. Exceptionally clean. Nicely appointed. The food is beautifully prepared, fresh and delicious. Coffee is excellent. Try Corinnes Kombucha tea, the best!

Thank 255dorcas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Mom, dad and four year old had crepes, basic breakfast and toast, latte and two coffees. Strengths, authentic, tasty crepe, pear compote was simple and with just the right subtle hint of spice. Coffees were tasty, HOT and strong. Refills are not included but quality justifies cost. Breakfast sausages are lean and properly spiced, the best I've had on the... More 

Thank Matthew W
Creston, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Owners are a friendly couple from France who provided authentic crepes that were yummy! Quaint atmosphere. Wonderful place for breakfast, brunch or lunch.

Thank Carrie I
Canmore, Canada
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143 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Unique and worth the stop, fresh ingredients every meal made to order, when in Creston BC stop even if it's only for the French coffee or baked treats!!

Thank Coreen S
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

The owners run the front counter and are very friendly. Good food and an eclectic atmosphere. They have some decent gluten free options.

Thank Shane F
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Good food all freshly made at time of order.great dessert owned by great people who work hard on each meal.

Thank Tim L
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Corrine's breakfasts are pretty good too. French coffee made the French way. Good location but tiny; get there early.

Thank Mark W
Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

Great place for lunch and coffee. Good service. Owners clearly care about your dining experience. Portions might be a bit small for some heavier eaters, but good tasty food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cafe, French, International, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1431 Northwest Blvd, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Creston
  • Phone Number: +1 250-428-2726
Full selection of breakfast., specialty coffee, best americano. Home made soup, panini sandwich, savory crêpes, authentic poutine, hearty salad. Crêpes dessert. Full gluten free menu,

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?