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“Twice in as many days”
Review of Step Above Cafe

Step Above Cafe
Cuisines: American
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San Diego, California
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412 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
“Twice in as many days”
Reviewed 15 August 2014

I'm glad I don't live in Qualicum or I'd be here every day! We came here twice and got our favorite coffee drinks and some seriously awesome sweets. Of course we found things to buy each time that we couldn't live without. They are nice here and even when I carried up some food from the counter below to eat with the rest of the family they were fine with it and it was just such a relaxing afternoon, we came back each day. Loved it!

  • Visited August 2014
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canada
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141 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Some Starbucks for on the go”
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Usually stop up for a quick Chai Tea and maybe a muffin or scone on the go. They do however have many overstuffed chairs with seating and coffee table...cozy and a few tables in the back for larger visits.

Visited July 2014
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NZ
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774 reviews
477 restaurant reviews
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“A tasty treat in a comfortable coffee shop”
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Staff were super helpful and my de CAf was really tasty.
A treat in comfortable surrounds overlooking the supermarket hub of activity.
Friendly Qualicum Beach hospitality in abundance here at STEP ABOVE.

recommended

  • Visited June 2014
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Thank r s
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Qualicum Beach BC
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150 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“A relaxing place at any time of day”
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We often meet friends there for a quick coffee, lunch or a leisurely afternoon tea. The menu upstairs is more limited as the kitchen is on the main floor, but one can purchase and pay for food downstairs and carry it up.
The Thai chicken soup is delicious and the baked goods very tempting. Many are large enough to share!

The sitting area is either sofas or wicker arm chairs with low coffee tables (great for relaxing), or there is an area where there are dining style tables.

Tables are cleared off in a timely fashion, and the staff generally friendly and smiling. The decor is seasonal kitchenware augmented by high end small electric appliances, pots & pans and giftware. A wonderful place to search for gifts "great & small". Highly recommend.

Visited March 2014
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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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256 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“A nice relaxing place.”
Reviewed 11 April 2013

It's in Quality Food store in Qualicum Beach. It is a nice place to relax in armchairs. The food is good and good value for the prices. A lot of Tempting sweets. You have to go up to order the food, but that is okay.

Visited October 2012
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