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“Good food!”
Review of 2 Chefs Affair

2 Chefs Affair
Ranked #18 of 323 Restaurants in Nanaimo
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 31 May 2014 via mobile

Love loved loved the food here but the servers seemed quite confused and not very talkative to the tables but with each other. Still love the food no matter what!

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Reviewed 25 May 2014

Walked by and had to stop because of the enticing aromas coming from the open window at the front of the establishment. It was close to lunch and we were looking for a "change of pace" kind of place to eat. Saw the sandwich board advertising the day's specials and decided to go in for the red and yellow pepper and spinach risotto with vegetable and lentil soup.

The wait - for a daily special - seemed interminable. While a risotto may take a few minutes to finish off when ordered, one would assume that the day's soup should just be ladled from a big pot. As it turned out, the soup tasted as though it had just been made: the flavours had not yet melded and it wasn't sufficiently seasoned. The risotto, however, more than made up for the soup's lack of flavour.

If you have the time, by all means stop by for lunch... just maybe be prepared for a leisurely lunch. (Two people beside us placed their orders just before our food arrived and we had finished eating by the time their orders came.)

I selected "Average" as the rating, but would pick "Good" if it was available.

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Thank Boromach
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

Not the prettiest restaurant from the outside, but the looks are decieving. Everything they cook is from scratch and is worth the price. My hubby ordered their breakfast sandwich and I ordered the eggs benedict. Everything was beyond expectation and did not make us feel sluggish like other restaurants do. They even have this incredible homemade ketchup that is just crazy good (and I dont like ketchup). If you go here for food you definitely will NOT be disappointed!

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Thank Annetta1986
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

Quaint cafe with amazing food. It's the kind of cozy place where you are rubbing elbows with the people beside you when the place is full. The food is everything you expect for a delicious breakfast - fresh, delicious, smaller portions. My personal favorite is the French Toast, with the Old Soul quinoa a close second. The staff are friendly and the service is quick. Parking is best found in the public lot beside the Royal Bank. I am definitely a repeat customer that will continue returning.

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Thank limette2014
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Reviewed 25 April 2014

Lovely small cafe with fresh, local foods. Excellent selection of teas and coffees. Quinoa porridge (named 'Old Soul') was satisfying and delicious. Good fritatta with salmon and ham.

Thank Philip G
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