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Bacchus Books & Cafe

409 9th Ave. North | Bc, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-344-5600
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lox” (5 reviews)
“paninis” (5 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
409 9th Ave. North | Bc, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a real charmer on the edge of Golden. The bookstore is beyond charming, well organized and with something for everyone. The great coffee is upstairs with the freshly prepared food. We only discovered this on our last day in Golden, or I think...More

Thank countryval
Reviewed 8 October 2018

If you're looking for a place to settle down and write or read - perfect! And if you love books, even better. How much better can it get than to sit in a cozy place, completely surrounded by books? The food and drink are good,...More

Thank moritherapy
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I loved the relaxed atmosphere here! A very good thai salad which I recommend and friendly staff :) You can also read books while you have a nice coffee or a meal :)

Thank soldolphin66
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend. Love the mix of new books with second hand novels. Coffee and tea lattes were soothing and atmosphere, perfect.

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The book store has a good mix of new and used books. The cafe upstairs has some very good coffee drinks, paninis and a few baked snacks.

Thank hiker_rich
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a place to get some coffee in Golden on a Sunday and parked our RV by chance on the square in front of the cafe. You enter a lovely bookstore first before you can take the stairs to the cafe. They...More

Thank Marlies C
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The barista was wonderful! Instead of disposable to go cups, you pay $2.50 for a Mason jar mug and get your money back when you bring it back in!

Thank t_bona
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Best latte, or coffee full stop since arriving in Canada. Worth a stop in Golden. Nice deck overlooking the river

Thank P4924SBrichardl
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We had already eaten breakfast elsewhere but were still looking for an espresso drink, and were happy to wander into Bacchus. The food items looked great. The lattes were outstanding.

Thank IrdyBirdy
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Eclectic bookstore with upstairs cafe. Limited selection of refreshments but perfect for a quick recharging of the batteries before a walk along the Kicking Horse river. Pick a book from the bargain bin for summer reading or find just the right nature reference book. Good...More

Thank Pinkhorse479
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 9th Ave. North | Bc, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 250-344-5600
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