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Dutch Bakery & Coffee Shop

718 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H2, Canada (Downtown)
(250) 385-1012
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Ranked #66 of 1,089 Restaurants in Victoria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Coffee Shop
Neighborhood: Downtown
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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405 reviews 405 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

This fantastic bakery is presently closed to allow the staff some time off with there families! Scheduled to be open again in early February, so we will be back for our favorite pastries!

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Victoria, British Columbia
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139 reviews 139 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

2 words -- Chocolate Eclair. Wow! Simply the best chocolate eclairs on planet earth! Reminiscent of the best ones from back in the day, when I was growing up in Montreal and the ones from Woodwards bakery when it was still a going concern in Edmonton. The toffee shavings on the top are what really blows your mind! Get in... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This coffee shop began back in the 1950's with the same family and ancestors continuing to bake these delectable desserts, their famous homemade lemon pie. Their meatball soup is to die for along with the beautiful salads. This is one bakery and coffee shop that should be a must to see when you arrive in Victoria.

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98 reviews 98 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

The look and atmosphere are so old school cool that we ended up being pretty disappointed that the pastry was fairly average in flavor. But we were there midday. Maybe better in the morning????

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Victoria, BC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I usually come here a couple of times a week either for breakfast, lunch or tea and a Danish. The service is good, the food is simple, comfort food and is reasonably priced and the atmosphere is cozy. It's a place where you can come with friends or somewhere where you feel comfortable having a meal by yourself.

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Washington State
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89 reviews 89 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My wife and I had the weekday breakfast special $6.00 plus each - two eggs - potatoes, bacon and toast. The food was really good - especially the bacon and the rye bread (not on the menu but the nice gal made it happen). The menu says only two strips of bacon but we each got three - nice. The... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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85 reviews 85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We wanted to reacquaint with a friend my husband worked with in London 50 years ago and chose the Dutch Bakery for brunch. We ended up sitting and talking for over two hours and the wait staff were very generous and professional in not hurrying us on. I can vouch for the chicken burger and my husband had the reuben,... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We've been coming to Victoria for 35 years and it's a tradition for us to come here. The place looks like a 1950s diner, but that's an attraction for me. I wouldn't change the decor for anything. They used to have signs on their tables that if you're only one or two at a table and things get busy, please... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

What a treat and special experience! From the moment you step into the Dutch Bakery, you're captivated by the sights and smells. The counter is the perfect place for a meal or snack with a family-run old school vibe that there aren't enough of these days. From the bakery displays to the history, a true special visual and culinary experience!

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Chehalis, Washington
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife had a pastry with a cup of cappuccino and I had a waffle. Both dishes were good and service also on par. This appears to be a local hangout.

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Additional Information about Dutch Bakery & Coffee Shop

Address: 718 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H2, Canada
Phone Number: (250) 385-1012
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Monday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Cuisine: Bakery, Coffee Shop

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