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Alchemy Cafe

878, 3 Third Ave, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0, Canada
+1 867-993-3831
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Canadian, Fusion, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
878, 3 Third Ave, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This somewhat funky cafe in Dawson City offers friendly, personalized service and absolutely wonderful food . I had the breakfast with eggs and Brazilian beans with sour dough bread: wonderful!! The coffee and muffins were also really good, and the atmosphere of the cafe was...More

Thank Eileen3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the apartment here. What a fabulous place! The food is good too, and we wish we had more vacation time so we could have stayed longer.

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was organic and delicious. I tried the big bowl and my husband had the Panini. Very very good. It was busy as well considering most other places were quiet sure to early season. The local police and then the local parks staff...More

Thank Mary M
Florian B, Owner at Alchemy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Mary- thanks so much for taking the time to write a review! We are so happy you enjoyed your time at Alchemy Cafe!

Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

I’ve had the Turmeric latte and the sweets and it was EXCELLENT (healthy and organic)! (See photos) We had such a pleasant surprise to find a place with such good vibes so far away from everything! The German-French owner and his Australian wife serve you...More

Thank maivah
Reviewed January 9, 2018

In returning to Dawson for the second summer in a row, I was looking forward to doing many things again and eating at the Alchemy was one of them. It's a warm, friendly place with such a fun, harmonious vibe. I could have sat on...More

Thank GreenJedi
Florian B, Owner at Alchemy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Wow! Thank you for such a lovely review! We are so happy you enjoyed our cafe and all that we have to offer! Happy travels :)

Reviewed November 6, 2017

Loved this place , found it whilst we were looking around , the service was exceptional a young girl very friendly and efficient. The place itself is small and homely with a good atmosphere , food is fresh and tasty . glad we stumbled across...More

1  Thank cnomis
Reviewed September 23, 2017

We stopped here for a quick lunch, and shared a tomato and cheese baguette, and had coffees. Nice atmosphere, delicious food!

Thank kathy27
Reviewed September 20, 2017

While we were staying in Dawson City for a couple of days we were so glad to at the Alchemy Cafe, firstly for lunch and then for breakfast on the next day. We decided to come here because of the reviews that we saw on...More

1  Thank dac6054
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Stopped in for a breakfast. The special of grilled cheese and tomato on a french bread was very good. Coffees are good.

Thank diamondsprings
Reviewed September 4, 2017

There are such a creative bunch workign here all dedicated to bringing Dawson healthy and delicious food at a consistently high quality. They offer lots of vegan options but there's somethign for everyone. Their smoothies are sublime, especially the mango coconut cardamom one. Also there's...More

Thank johnodiedoyle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $14
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 878, 3 Third Ave, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Dawson City
  • Phone Number: +1 867-993-3831
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Alchemy Cafe is run by husband and wife team Sofia & Florian, who wish to bring to the small community of Dawson a new way of relating to food and each other by supporting local food, fair trade organic coffee, sustainable farming practices, creativity and a sense of community that values good conversations, sharing of stories and information. Alchemy Cafe is one of the only establishments in Dawson that does not serve alcohol, which makes it child & youth friendly. Alchemy cafe takes into consideration people with food allergies who find it hard to eat out when all that is on offer is burgers & fries. We wish to give people an alternative to the usual north american fair and promote healthy eating practices in a country where obesity is an epidemic. All our sauces, dips, dressings, cakes & desserts are made in Alchemy Cafe kitchen. You won't find fresher food in Dawson than at Alchemy Cafe. At Alchemy Cafe we pride ourselves in the best quality food, coffee, smoothies and the only fresh juice in Dawson. If you are looking for cheep fast food- this is probably not your place. If you are looking for a delicious culinary and beautiful quality coffee and healthy experience unlike any other in Dawson- this is your place!
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