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River City Coffee Roasters

108-4871 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 5P4, Canada
+1 604-485-0011
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“wraps” (6 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, International, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108-4871 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 5P4, Canada
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

The best Cappuccino! Fresh baking too. Reasonable prices. Kelly (Owner) has assembled a wonderful staff.

Thank 2ofustravelling
Reviewed 4 August 2017

As soon as you get near the door you can smell it, and standing in line it drives you crazy, but when you sip that first taste of foam it is soooo worth it. Powell River has the best drinking water, but somehow that doesn't...More

Thank Ah-fah-get-about-it
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Tasty food and great for an on the go meal. Quiet atmosphere makes this a great place to go to relax with friends.

Thank kri10au
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Celiac's heaven. Allergies are taken seriously here and if you're gluten intolerant or sensitive or a celiac, the staff here take that quite seriously and will create a sterile prep table to eliminate any cross contamination. Also, the coffee is the best in town hands...More

Thank Steve V
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Finally something a bit trendy in a town that seems to be left in the "old ages". Its a great place to grab brunch and a coffee.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 6 March 2017

River City is a place to buy fresh-roasted coffee, coffee and tea drinks and delicious snacks. I love their feta and spinach scones!

Thank Sporqueman
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This local café is very popular with the locals. they serve great coffee (all kinds) which you can also buy. there muffins and morning snacks are great and they have very good lunch offerings as well

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Customer service- Great Baristas are pleasant and make an effort to get to know their regulars. Sometimes it takes a while for your lunch to be made.(They get quite the lunch break rush). Cafe is always kept clean. Menu selection- Excellent. They cater to those...More

Thank inspiringfood
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

River City Coffee has always been a great place to eat and spend time. Food and coffee are great and the staff is excellent. I visit the place at least two times per month, and have never been disappointed. Well worth the visit.

Thank Travelnut006
Reviewed 27 August 2016

stopped in on route to the ferry, grabbed a java and baking. Never again will I make the mistake to wait for eating-baking was out of this world, floor supervisor and staff were attentive to customer needs with expert service quality and presentation-truly one of...More

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ConorSketchley, Manager at River City Coffee Roasters, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Thank you for your kind review, hope you enjoyed your carrot cake :) -Conor

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108-4871 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 5P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Powell River
  • Phone Number: +1 604-485-0011
  • E-mail
River City Coffee is a local hub, being the first to roast coffee in Powell River (est.1994) we know our coffee. Its not all about the coffee though, extensive arrangement of baking made fresh daily and delicious eatery options, something for everyone; the healthy, not-so-healthy, vegan, gluten free, dairy free and vegetarian. "Local to the last drop" Come in for breakfast, lunch, coffee, a snack or early dinner !
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