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2 Chefs Affair

123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
(250) 591-4656
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Ranked #11 of 268 restaurants in Nanaimo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Had tea and desert there for a break. loved the large window. Desert was fine, nothing that special. It did taste good though.

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Mui Ne, Vietnam
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Came here for breakfast and the food was delicious. It was inexpensive and the service was fast and friendly. My boyfriend said hands down that this was the best French toast he'd ever had and the waffles were lovely too.

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Darwin, Australia
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

Title says it all, but really great service is key. I am a coffee-lover and the server was very attentive to brig me not only coffee refills but also the milk I requested along with it. Very thoughtful and I didn't even have to ask. The breakfast sandwiches are delicious and other items on the menu look great as well,... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The first time I had lunch there, the food was good but the second time I had the daily special which wasn't very good. The server didn't offer to comp it and I paid anyway.

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Came here for breakfast based on reviews from Trip Advisor. 3 of us had the breakfast sandwich and my dad had a frittata. The breakfast sandwich was very good, though small. The flax roll is very grainy. We also had a berry scone which was PHENOMENAL. The place is very little, so you can see the chefs working. A good... More

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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93 reviews 93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I ate here for breakfast and it was great. I had the best French toast ever, you must try it. The homemade jam and sweet cream cheese made it even better. If your in Nanaimo give this place a shot it's worth it. The staff were great as well.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Too expensive , if you're hungry, go to white spot the cost is the same and a consistent great large breakfast.... This place is good, don't get me wrong but not enough food!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Went here twice with my family. We've come from Ireland and this is by far the best place we ate in Naniamo after a week of constant eating out. The French toast is to die for! Amazing! The lunch menu was great too such detail in the ingredients and presentation. Really made with love. Great staff too! Highly recommend this... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I've lived in Nanaimo for about a year and have tried many places, this place Blew Me Away! It's a quaint, contemporary, gem with pizzaz and a homey feel. The kitchen area is out in the open (way cool to watch these guys work!) and was impeccably tidy. This line moved like a well oiled machine! Both the breakfast and... More

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Keene, New Hampshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

A small but charming café that produces breakfast and lunch but not dinners. The staff are most helpful and the breakfasts are second to none. During 3 days we enjoyed food that was perfectly cooked and presented. You need to book at weekends as it is so popular.

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