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Coldwater Cafe

$$ - $$$American, ,
1901 Voght St, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
+1 250-378-4543
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1901 Voght St, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Ok well it was 11:30am but it was my first meal of the day so I'm going with breakfast. The ribs were really tasty and tender with a nice side of fried veggies with a really good sauce. The mashed potatoes were a bit lumpy...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My maternal grandmother lived in Merritt when I was a kid. Given that my husband and I were driving from Kelowna to the coast, I really wanted to stop in and relive some of my childhood memories. In many ways, nothing has changed in the...More

Thank eightwednesday
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Went into this place to relive some childhood memories when it was a friendly, thriving and good place eat. Now the bench seats are torn, the atmosphere is strange, the server uninformed and the whole food experience sub par. We ordered the kids meal with...More

Thank DaleL943
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I have driven by Merritt many times on my travels to a from the coast. This trio I decided to stop in and check it out a bit. I tried the ColdWater Cafe, I do love the look of the old hotel, it has character....More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on way to a country music festival. Fast and decent service, especially the older of the two ladies working that day. Just had a burger but it was good. Place was clean, no worries there. The building and restaurant are in...More

Thank BigDig14
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We will not be going back here again. The service was not good, no meal check and we finally went up to pay when no one brought us a bill. The seats are so bad my wife put her sweater down to sit on (should...More

Thank tollman62
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We traveling from France we went to have a beer and there was launching a new menu bartender give us some food tasting which one was amazing and then we sit down for dinner fried rice Moroccan lamb butter chicken from the new menu everything...More

Thank Amir A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a "Classic" pub, but it isn't rustic. Its not like a vintage country pub, but more like a 1980s bar that hasn't been updated in 30 years. I think it would be better if they either updated it to modern standards, or returned...More

1  Thank bludso
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I understand its an historical building, but there is a difference between rustic charm and old and dusty, unfortunately the coldwater cafe belongs to the old and dusty category. What it lacks in decor however; it makes up in amazing food! Unfortunately the service was...More

1  Thank SNMcLeod
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My hubby and I went for a drive to enjoy our near spring weather. Stopped here for dinner as we've done before. I ordered the turkey dinner, my hubby had the cutlets. Generous portions and tasty meals. Great service. For an old hotel, they do...More

Thank carliewired
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 Voght St, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Merritt
  • Phone Number: +1 250-378-4543
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