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Thomasina's

279 Bridge Street, Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0, Canada
+1 250-295-3810
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Ranked #2 of 20 restaurants in Princeton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Bakery, Mediterranean, Canadian, Café
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Menu: Owner operated Grab N Go - Bakery - Cafe - Bistro - Serving Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (summers only) Espresso, teas, smoothies, home-made soups, salads, paninis, hand made pasta, cheese plates and more with organic and vegetarian options. Cheese Deli. Artisan scratch baked bread and baked goods. Rustic. Street Patio. Ample street and grocery store parking. Kids park and Tulameen River access.
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English first
London, UK
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stopped here to break up the drive between Vancouver and Kelowna. The place is hidden away at the back of town close to a vintage bridge in a traditional building with a nice front porch with tables. The food and drink was great. We had fresh lemonade, a grilled cheese sandwich and a ham and cheese panini served on... More

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Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stopped twice at Thomasina's on our recent trip to the Okanagan - once on the way up and again on the way back. Both times the food was very good and we ended up buying baked goods as well. I had the veggie panini both times - I really enjoyed the bread and it had a nice mixture of... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We had a delightful wrap-up to our Okanagan vacation by taking some time to dine at Thomasina's. The Blueberry Soda Bread Muffin was delicious and filling and the Fresh Garden Salad with in-house dressing was the probably best I've had in a long time. Located in a small converted silent picture theatre the décor was fitting and suitably rustic. Now... More

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Weaverville, NC
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The 4 of us topped in for a break on our motorcycle trip. GREAT baked goods !!! The coffee drinks are done well, coffee press and nice large double latte accompanied by homemade baked goodies (wanted to try everything) and settled on the very moist and delicious Blueberry Soda Bread Muffin (large enough to share). The staff is delightful and... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Decided to try based on high overall rating, but was sorely disappointed. "Tapas" plate had less than a handful of sausage, a few mushy olives, a thin slice of Brie, and a hunk of bread. $10!! Daughter liked the soup, but not so excited about the grilled cheese sandwich. Too bready. How hard is it to make a grilled cheese?... More

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4Thomasina, Owner at Thomasina's, responded to this review

Our aim is to please every customer all the time. A scratch bake/scratch cooking, privately owned restaurant in a small town juggles dozens of variables every day. We would appreciate it very much if you would address your concerns immediately with the owners. There is not much we can do with anonymous reviews after the fact. We would be happy... More

Lake Tahoe
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

What a delight to step through the door and enjoy the wonderful hospitality of Thomasina's. The tapas on Friday night was the outstanding meal of our trip through Southern BC heading east from northern Washington State. Jerome graced us with great conversation and some local trails to walk. Whether on a Canadian circle trip or just passing through like us,... More

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Came here with a group of staff from a local camp. The service was amazing! Great people run this place. The food as also really good. Their bear was excellent! If you are ever drive through Princeton you should stop by.

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
167 reviews 167 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stopped by for lunch and were expecting more based on it's ratings. Our sandwiches were very good, but we grabbed some muffins to eat in the car later. They were dry and tasteless ( 45 min later).

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Hong Kong
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Amazing quality at an outwardly modest cafe/restaurant. Passionate, globally aware hosts using the best local produce they can source ensures the food is wonderful. They also keep prices real & service personal

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Passing through we stumbled on this eatery. The mushroom soup, panini, and tapas were delicious. The soup was a surprise - expected a cream but it was in a delicious broth similar to a french onion. All the bread served was baked on site and fresh. The location is in an old building with a unique charm.

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