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Oso Negro Coffee

604 Ward Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 7B1, Canada
+1 250-352-7661
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (39 reviews)
“brownie” (7 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
604 Ward Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 7B1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Curved wooden benches, detailed iron work and cosy tables are the hallmarks of this popular cafe in Nelson. great coffee and food too. No trip to Nelson is complete without a stop here.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lively coffee bistro, huge selection of premise-roasted coffee. Lovely outdoor seating.Worth the walk up Ward Street.

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Thank lvance2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good coffee and lots of tasty baked goods to chose from, but not a very good selection for lunch foods.

Thank Jade T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited around 11 am on Wednesday and the shop was quite busy. we ordered two small medium-roasted black coffee and two orders of breakfast special, it only cost us $16 and the sandwich was hot and delicious. they roast their own coffee with so...More

Thank SophyHsu
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Cool little place with nice food and friendly, young staff. Easy place to sit and chill catching up with life

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

The outside appears hidden with shrubs and natural walls. Overall rustic with a cottage feel, the coffee is good there although the cup I had was a bit weak for the best taste I recommend buying the beans they roast and making it fresh at...More

Thank GPJesusfreak95
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Love the staff, food, snacks, baking and drinks! Full of allergy preferences for food and drinks. Great outdoor area during summer months

Thank brenna12345
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop with a friend. Lovely atmosphere. A bit too trendy but good coffee. Lots of other good coffee places In Nelson if its to crowded

Thank 10000elle
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Breakfast sandies are the best!!! And the coffee does the trick getting me up in the morning! Definitely recommend!

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Great coffee as I know it, yum. Very busy, good sign that the locals use it. Lots to look at, some great local artists.

Thank debsgoss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 Ward Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 7B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-7661
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