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Skookumchuck Bakery & Cafe

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6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N1N0, Canada
16048832625
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9:00 am - 6:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 am
Dining options: Quick Bites, Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
Description: Come and visit our destination bakery and cafe located on the trail to the...
Come and visit our destination bakery and cafe located on the trail to the Skookumchuck Narrows provincial park in Egmont, BC. We serve fresh baked goods, all created from scratch on-site, as well as a great selection of cold drinks, fresh-brewed iced tea, and freshly roasted organic coffee. We use local, organic ingredients whenever possible. Enjoy a sandwich on fresh-baked bread at the rail, fuel up your hike into the narrows, or treat yourself to our famous cinnamon buns after the hike.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
An Egmont must!

You must visit this cafe during your stay in Egmont! Fantastic cinnamon buns and breakfast sandwiches in a gorgeous forest setting! Great, friendly staff and very good coffee. Best way to start your day!

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
Shauna62
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Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

You must visit this cafe during your stay in Egmont! Fantastic cinnamon buns and breakfast sandwiches in a gorgeous forest setting! Great, friendly staff and very good coffee. Best way to start your day!

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New Westminster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

You should not miss a stop at the Skookumchuck Bakery & Cafe if you are visiting the Sunshine Coast. At the start of the trail to the Skookumchuck Rapids, the bakery is a great spot to stop after the hike. Organic, fresh ingredients and a homemade just out of the oven taste sensation, you will not regret stopping here. They... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Recommend this place to everyone! Worth the drive, even if you aren't going to hike to the rapids. We discovered it on our way to the rapids and returned 2 days later just for breakfast; which was 30 minutes out of our way!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Muffins and scones were what we needed on our walk TO the Skookumchuck Rapids. And the grilled cheese sandwich with pesto was what we needed to refuel afterwards!

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Penticton, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We stopped for lunch after hiking to the rapids and the food was very good and the setting is kind of like eating in a treehouse. The service was friendly and the food freshly made with local and organic ingredients. The homemade English muffin that my sandwich was on was excellent.

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This was our reward after the hike to the rapids and it was great. The sandwiches are huge and delicious on homemade bread. The baked treats are varied and lovely as well. The scenery is out of the Hobbit!

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

One of the best bakeries we have ever been to. Amazing that it is located in a tiny village in a forested location. Everything was great -- scones, sandwiches, smoothies, cinnamon rolls, savory rolls. And the staff was extremely friendly.

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West Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We had a breakfast delivered to our cabin at Ruby.Lake. Excellent brew, awesome cinnamon bun and a muffin stuffed with blueberries stared our day perfectly. Also enjoyed the yogurt with fruit. This is a must stop.

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New Westminster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Good organic coffee and baked goods, nice to sit on the porch at the end of the walk. Definitely worth the stop.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

this place is simply amazing and everything is so tasty i highly reccomend going here and eating everything

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Egmont
  • Phone Number: 16048832625

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 11
  • Cuisine: Organic, Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

Come and visit our destination bakery and cafe located on the trail to the Skookumchuck Narrows provincial park in Egmont, BC. We serve fresh baked goods, all created from scratch on-site, as well as a great selection of cold drinks, fresh-brewed iced tea, and freshly roasted organic coffee. We use local, organic ingredients whenever possible. Enjoy a sandwich on fresh-baked bread at the rail, fuel up your hike into the narrows, or treat yourself to our famous cinnamon buns after the hike.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 6:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?