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Bacchus Books & Cafe

409 9th Ave. North, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Dropped in to Bacchus to spend a couple hours between the wedding ceremony and reception - and encountered a place bursting with rare book finds, including one out-of-print I had been searching for in Calgary to no avail. Lunch consisted of an absolutely fantastic salad for my wife, and I elected to try the avocado and smoked salmon "dreadlox" sandwich.... More

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Bashaw
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Stopped in for a look around and found some really good book deals. The cold drinks from the cafe upstairs where quite different and great on a hot day. What a wonderful selection of reading material.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Hipper than hip! This is a really nice book store/cafe. Lot's of cool books and superb coffee (and I'm quite picky with coffee). For sure worth a visit if you pass through Golden!

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Puurs, Belgium
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82 reviews 82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We really love old bookstores, so we had to see this one. We were also looking for a place to get the first decent espresso in a few weeks, and found it all in this store. A must for bookstore lovers, especially the ones who also like breakfast and good coffee.

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Calgary, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Being a book enthusiast, I have to enter every (second hand) book store I see. And this little book store not only sells new and second hand books, it also has a nice little lunch room at the second floor. Surrounded by books, you can have a little lunch. The menu is limited but surprisingly divers and the food is... More

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Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I stopped by to grab a lunch to go on our way out of town. I got the Dread Lox panini and she got the turkey wrap. Mine could have had less goat cheese (but that's a taste preference of mine). My friend commented that her wrap was quite dry and could have used a sauce of... More

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Revelstoke, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were on our way from Revelstoke to Lake Louise and stopped off in Golden for breakfast, make sure you go into the town center. We happened to find this wonderful cafe and book shop by chance, make sure you go and look for it. Wonderful freshly hot baked delightful muffins and great coffee, great service. The selection of books... More

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Invermere
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Nice place for lunch, in a relaxed atmosphere. Good coffee, the soups we had were tasty and packed with vegetables, very hearty food. Good place to sit back and browse their books. Worth a stop in Golden!

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Calgary, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We've been stopping in Golden for lunch for years and I wish I had known about this place before! Real food and an experience to boot! You go upstairs and sit among the books while eating lovely fare such as lentil soup, bagels, seafood sandwich, and smoothie served by friendly book-lovers. My son found a second hand book to buy... More

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Golden, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We go to Bacchus Books & Cafe whenever we have a chance. The food is very tasty and healthy at the same time. They serve dishes that we don't usually get anywhere else. I love to sit by the window at the little tables where I can look over the bookshelves while I eat and also check out what is... More

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Address: 409 9th Ave. North, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Golden
Cuisine: Vegetarian

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