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Friesen's Countrytyme Gardens

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9172 Kalamalka, Vernon, British Columbia V1B 1H1, Canada
250.549.3587
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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for the brunch, was quite disappointed. The brunch was $19.95 per person, and very small compared to other brunch buffets. The bacon and sausages were quite underdone for our taste, so we passed on what we normally enjoy. Coffee was wonderful, since it was Cherry Hill coffee. Personally, we will not be going back, as we get a far... More 

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Armstrong, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday and Sunday breakfast buffet begins at 9:00. Make a reservation, just to make sure you get a table. In warmer weather, the patio is a lovely spot to sit and relax over breakfast or lunch. The coffee is great and the food is scrumptious.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

I visited Vernon a while ago, and tried to find a place where I could sit and have a coffee outside in nice surroundings. I could only find places where you have to either sit inside, or sit outside in a parking lot, or by a road with the sound of traffic. I finally discovered Friesen’s Country Gardens. I love... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We joined friends for a brunch May 23, 2016. 5 of us all enjoyed our meals. The food was very good, with large portions at a reasonable price. We all had the sausage or bacon with eggs, hash browns and homemade toast (squirrelly, sourdough or regular). The place is busy but we called ahead for a table and had a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

I always go to Friesen's for breakfast and today I recommended it to my friend for a late afternoon breakfast because their farmers sausage is amazing and eggs always done exactly how you like... But today I had a salad and a bowl of soup. The borscht was not as good as it usually is and was not very hot... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

Wonderful food and atmosphere. Everything looked so good. You can also buy ready made pastries and much mor. Awesome.

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Vernon, B.C.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

When you walk in, you feel like you've walked into your grandma's kitchen. And the super fresh food matches those expectations. I went there for lunch with some colleagues and everything was perfect. The veggie wrap and borscht were both fresh and plentiful. And reasonably priced. I travel a lot and visit many restaurants around the world. It's really nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

The good home town cooking all the preserves pies and fresh baked goods! The fresh biscuits did it for me! Loved them instead of English muffins for my eggs Benedict.

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Vernon, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

We checked Friesen's out early on a Sunday morning and found that part of the appeal is the drive - the countryside is beautiful and the cafe has its own quirky charm. Overall, I would say that the food is pretty good but not outstanding. The hash browns are not the best I've had, but the toast (made from house-made... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

This is a small restaurant on the way to Lumby, BC and worth a stop. The atmosphere is warm with friendly service. They also have fruit and veggies for sale . Canned goods are also provided. I have tasted numerous foods but this time I splurged on their cinnamon buns. Delicious as they had just enough raisins and sauce to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9172 Kalamalka, Vernon, British Columbia V1B 1H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Vernon
  • Phone Number: 250.549.3587

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?