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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%
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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409 9th Ave. North | Bc, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

I was passing through golden after a a mining meeting with Canadian timberframe homes and wanted to get lunch before driving to Banff. I asked the mother outdoor gear store employee for a unique place to have lunch and he directed me to the bookstore...More

Thank rzcycling
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I had two different baked good and loved both muffins--one with fresh peaches and another with zucchini and chocolate (my favorite). My traveling companion had a ginger carrot soup that he said was lovely. Charming relaxed place with slow but friendly service,

Thank VictoriaCynthia
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Let's start by stating that we ate three days in a row at the cafe and would have done it a fourth time if we had stayed another day! We read about Bacchus Cafe before we went in and we were intrigued by the various...More

Thank cgtravers
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Through the bookstore and up the stairs to a hidden treasure. A lovely barrista and her espresso machine. Homemade goodies and excellently drawn espresso. She took interest and was engaged. She kept all the customers happy and kept the flow going effortlessly. Will return for...More

Thank Bwcrob
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I confess to being addicted to this great cafe upstairs golden's book store. I love it even more with what the new owner has done to improve it. Great staff, lots of seating, great oso negra coffee (best in kootenays), and amazing food. Have the...More

Thank Sheldon D
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Quaint and cute! Tucked above the bookstore, this was the perfect little stop on our long drive. Healthy snacks and meals! Tried the salad (greens / beets / carrots / almonds / homemade dressing), Dread Lox panini (smoked salmon / goat cheese / avocado) and...More

Thank CeejCeej
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

An old fashioned jumbled new-and-used bookstore with creaky steps upstairs to more books and an espresso bar serving good strong drinks to keep you going on the highway. Also pastry snacks and other light things to eat (didn't have any so can't comment). A nice...More

Thank Whitehatguy
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Bacchus Book Shop & Cafe was the perfect stop for breaky. The bagel and tea were so tasty and the service fantastic. Such a quiet, relaxing and quaint little store, completely surrounded by books of all types and genres. Close to town and within walking...More

Thank Alexandra P
Reviewed 24 August 2016

An unpretentious little place - books on main, coffee and food upstairs. We both had the 'Farmer's breakfast bagel', and it ranks among the best ever we have eaten. Friendly, welcoming, laid back place. Kids welcome. We left feeling we'd just had a very good-quality...More

Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

On a rainy day, my husband and I wondered Golden and stumbled across this spot. I was initially drawn in by the book store, but then we made our way upstairs to the cafe. We ordered speciality coffees which were hot and tasty. The baked...More

Thank michneill
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Restaurant Details

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  • 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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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