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Coombs Cafe

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Canadian, Pub
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2246 Alberni Hwy, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
+1 250-248-6272
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Victoria
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place not only has the famous Goats On the Roof to see but also a Great Bakery and food market. The entire place has many things to shop for and look around .There seems to be endless items to shop for and outdoor plants and garden supplies . Many shops to browse around in and GREAT ICECRREAM. All ages... More 

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Thank noral420
Johannesburg, South Africa
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616 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice little restaurant that offers home-made type foods for the family during your visit to see the Goats. Okay food, okay service, okay restaurant.

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Thank TravelOften1968
Nanaimo, Canada
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118 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Coombs Cafe needs to be experienced to fully enjoy it. They serve the best burgers around but bring your appetite. You will not be disappointed. The fun part is that you can browse the market, the bakery, the deli (oh my) and have a truly magical experience.

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Thank J T
Abbotsford, Canada
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The Coombs Restaurant has been consistently good in providing a great lunch. Burgers are tasty and the soup and sandwiches are always good. Atmosphere is unique which makes this a great stop for families and groups. After lunch take some time to explore the wide variety of items in the store form art supplies to numerous food items.

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Thank jnton2q
Vancouver, B.C.
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348 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We always stop here on the way to Tofino. We had the black bean burger with soup and with salad. The tomato soup with feta was very salty. The burger was okay, but I've had better. Overall, nothing special but an okay place to stop for a quick meal.

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Thank TPT_Traveller
Thunder Bay
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59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The goats on the roof of the restaurant made it a definite stop.But when you walked inside there was everything you ever thought you needed.Wind socks,rugs.deli,teeshirts,I can't name everything.We were stopping for 20minutes and ended staying for an hour exploring the shop and enjoying an excellent lunch..All homemade and very tasty...

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Thank Donna P
Yeppoon, Australia
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This was very interesting to visit. The cafe and specialty grocery shop has 'goats on the roof ' happily chomping on grass. Coombs in general seemed like a lovely little country town.

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Thank SunnyNB2016
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Coombs is great place to or from the Vancouver Island west coast. We wanted a soup. Their clam chowder and smoked corn soup along with a coffee hit the spot. There are groceries and other items for the shoppers. Sadly too full for a delicious ice cream. And yes, there are goats on the roof v

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Thank Roger P
Canada
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a neat place to stop for a short visit. The goats on the roof were a hit, and the general store had next to everything you could want

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Thank Ssouthpaw
Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This place was very busy but surprisingly the order line was quick and food came in 15 minutes. We had fish and chips, and the black bean burger with Greek salad. Portions were great. Black bean burger was amazing. Great to watch goats while eating. Prices in the market (part of the cafe) are really good. Many unique gifts and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$11
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2246 Alberni Hwy, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Coombs
  • Phone Number: +1 250-248-6272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?