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Bean Fiend Cafe

194 Algoma Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7b 3B9, Canada
+1 807-768-2326
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
194 Algoma Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7b 3B9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I could tell from the outside that I was going to love this place. My mom wanted to go to Tim Hortons but I can’t do timmies anymore! We walked in and I fell in love. Great decor, super friendly staff, awesome tunes and vibes....More

Thank PeleM1976
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I stopped in here for coffee on a rainy Sunday morning. I enjoy a good independent coffee shop and this one certainly delivered. The atmosphere was interesting and comfortable for sitting. The staff were friendly and made us good coffee. I appreciated the option of...More

Thank sarahnaid
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had very good lattes at this stop. Service was friendly. Atmosphere was a little funky, cozy and local. We didn't eat here but the food looked tasty.

Thank KQuest
Reviewed 11 July 2017

And it's limited seating, the drinks were fine..not that a seasoned coffee shop can really mess up coffee's, the window seating is a bit too close to the tables and it was loud..it was raining so people were pretty jammed inside.

Thank MaryCarol536
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This is a special little cafe with excellent food and coffee. Enjoyed a few hours this week with family lounging in the backyard oasis. Sandwiches are greats, grilled and with a salad. No beer or wine, sadly, which would make this place and the oasis...More

Thank jon-ottawa2013
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great place to sit and spend time with my daughter. We come here once a month for Daughter Dad time. I love the atmosphere and the mugs just seal the deal. Great work by the staff.

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This was my girlfriend’s choice to meet and what a good choice it was! The Bean Fiend is a happening little coffee shop located in downtown Port Arthur (Thunder Bay North) on Algoma Street. This area has certainly been revitalized with a large number of...More

Thank Mommytraveller1
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Hard to find Vegan food at Thunder Bay Restaurants, and particularly on a Sunday, but the Bean Fiend stepped up with a really nice Chili. Served up with some City Rye Bread, it wasn't for the faint of heart (spicy wise), but I just loved...More

Thank Rink64
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This cafe is so neat - great decor and vibes. The coffee and paninis are also awesome. Last time we were there they gave us a free bakery bar and it was also delicious. Only complaint is that it's not open past 5pm and in...More

Thank Dlayn
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely barista made coffee. Also has a decent selection of teas. Small but cosy place good for anything from a casual date to having a business meeting. Quite popular with students as a study spot, especially with the snacks and appetisers, and free wifi on...More

Thank Eoin A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Algoma Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7b 3B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-768-2326
The Bean Fiend Cafe is a fun and casual cafe and lunch spot that focuses on simple but premium fare for discerning tastes.
All baking is done in-house and there is a wide selection daily.
Soups are all gluten free and homemade. Two available daily from Fall to Spring. (one in summer)
Grilled Sandwiches on offer for any palate.
Limited kids' menu.
Coffee supplier: Oso Negro Coffee, Nelson BC
Tea Supplier: Silk Road Tea, Victoria BC
Bread Supplier: City Bread Rye, Winnipeg, MB
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