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Rock Creek Trading Post & Cafe

Cafe, Canadian
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42128 Highway 3, Rock Creek, British Columbia V0H 1Y0, Canada
+1 250-449-8333
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Victoria, Canada
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91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place roast its own coffee beans (organic / fair trade coffee) and delivery an awesome espresso. It is amazing to find a place like that in a really tiny town in BC. Easy access because it is just by the highway.

Thank Jaluks
Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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49 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place benefits from being right on the busy highway. It's super convenient to just pull over and stop for a coffee or light lunch. It's a little bit of a mish mosh inside. They sell some jewelry and giftware along with coffees, lattes, iced frappe, cold drinks and light lunches. There is a nice shaded patio where you can... More 

Thank NoshTraveller
Camrose, Canada
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118 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We stopped for breakfast while visiting family in the area. What a great experience and the staff are delightful. Keep up the great work!

Thank Chadphil
Ohakune, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We ordered the tuna grill and the ham provolone grill. Both sandwiches had lots in them and tasted amazing. The coffee and general atmosphere as well are great. These guys are open everyday 8-5 and are at the junction of Hwy 3 and 33 This is definitely a worthwhile food, drink and rest stop.

Thank denistbo
Alberta, Canada
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

A true hidden gem in Rock Creek in the beautiful Kettle River Valley! The soups (4 per day) are FANTASTIC, the sandwiches (my fav is the ham and provolone) are GREAT, and the coffee is really good. If you still have room the scratch made desserts are super tasty. A fantastic lunch for super good value. If the place was... More 

Thank Iron-Chef-Boyrdee
Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Wonderful little stop just as you enter The tiny town of Rock Creek. The owner is extremely friendly and ready to share the history of the area and makes an awesome latte! The small house and property, that are the trading post and cafe, feature many historical artifacts and photos of the property and it's former owners and surrounding area.... More 

Thank Rosemary M
Maple Ridge, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had corned beef hash which was excellent and good value. The food is freshly prepared and as good as you make at home. We have eaten there a couple of times and it has been excellent every time.

Thank steve16051955
Enderby, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Really good baked goods, they roast their own coffee beans, great coffee or expresso, my favorite sandwich there is the "afternoon grill" Mmmmmm

Thank Rickenbacker499129
Abbotsford, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

They either need a new 'barista' or a new espresso machine.... Coffee is extremely weak and tasteless. Won't stop here again.

Thank George M
Banff, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Place is ok, people are friendly. My friends and I stopped for coffee which we all found to be very weak and milky, no coffee taste at all. A cup of instant coffee tastes more than the ones we had, other than that it's a nice little place. We didn't like the fact that they charge for wifi, honestly? you... More 

Thank FoodTimeTraveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Cafe, Canadian
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42128 Highway 3, Rock Creek, British Columbia V0H 1Y0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Rock Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 250-449-8333
Organic coffee roasted right on site. Large outdoor deck, small inside seating. Delightful fresh selection of real food - no deep frying here! Fresh made soups, sandwiches, all day breakfast and specials offered through the spring and summer. Home made sweet treats. Gluten Free selections always available. Great gift shop Many beautiful items for sale from Guatemala and Mexico, all hand selected by the owners who spend their winters in Guatemala. Open all summer, and open limited days in the winter?

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