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3755 10th Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4W5, Canada
+1 250-720-4949
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North Vancouver, Canada
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

When you call your cafe "Serious Coffee" your coffee needs to be good. And we found that to be true in a couple of recent visits. Also offers a tempting display case of baked goods and a noticeboard of local events to peruse while they put your order tgether

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Thank garjon47
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Serious Coffee is a great spot to meet a friend for coffee, cappuccino, latte, or whatever your fancy. Add a delectable bakery item. Enjoy the ambience of the fireplace and artwork on display.

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Thank Sarah 1
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12 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

An ongoing ad appears in the Alberni Valley Times that live music is presented here one evening each week. This has not been the case for years, and despite bringing this to management's attention, they have not notified the newspaper so as not to be false advertising to customers. My cappuccino was satisfactory, enjoyed outdoors on the sidewalk fronting the... More 

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Thank Sarah 1
Victoria, BC
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

The owner was very friendly and knew his product well. He was also a good source of info for local attractions.

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Thank lozzz
Calgary, Canada
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180 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Twice this week we have been thoroughly delighted with our cappuccinos and lattes. The oat bar was fresh and the grilled cheese panini and wrap were declared to be good. Very friendly service. There is iced water available to help yourself. Realizing that great coffee can depend upon the barista, we will be back.

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1 Thank lemon910
Montreal, Canada
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

This is the second times I'm taking a coffee here and I m very happy with the fact the we can get soy mil for the latte and they have vegan and gluten free brownies. Plus the atmosphere et great! Thank you

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1 Thank encore m
Port Alberni, Canada
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86 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

Very accommodating for groups and set up for quiet visit time as well. Great coffee, many choices and a varied snack counter. Love their breakfast wraps.

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Thank RosemaryRonalds
Port Alberni, Canada
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

Staff are always friendly. You never have to wait long. The atmosphere is very relaxing and feels very much like home. They gave papers to read and board games to play. In the men's bathroom there is a pull down baby change station which is great... So moms and dads can sit and have coffee and snacks with there little... More 

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Port Alberni, Canada
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

This coffee shop is my favorite! I don't drink coffee but love tea. I first started to go here for a Chai Tea Latte, they make the best in town. In October there was a special, Pumpkin Pie Spice Chai Tea Latte and I didn't want to try it but the owner made it sound very good so I tried... More 

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1 Thank Gramma7
Richmond Hill, Canada
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40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013

Dropped in here on our way from Ucluelet to Parksville on October 8. The lattes were superb--creamy, well-balanced, strong, to the requested temperature--and the service was terrific. It seemed as though the serving staff treated everyone with respect and couldn't do enough to please the customer. We like to find out about a place we're visiting by asking the locals... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
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Cafe
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3755 10th Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-720-4949

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