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Skookumchuck Bakery & Cafe

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6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N 1N0, Canada
16048832625
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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you make the worthwhile trek to see the famous Skookumchuck Rapids, it is well worth your while to stop at this bakery. The pesto bun is beyond description!!!

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Thank Edna333
Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After our hike to the narrows we enjoyed delicious sandwiches including chicken and ham. Freshly made bread and local meats that will please a discerning traveler. The cinnamon buns are delicious - you cannot imagine a more delicious scent.

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Thank Traveldogs36
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After our hike to see the phenomenal eddies, we power walked back to get to the cafe, not being totally sure what time it closed! We were in luck! I had a veggie sandwich and my husband had a toasted cheese and ham with pesto. Both delicious! We topped these off with the best blueberry and lemon muffins we have... More 

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Thank Ian W
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cinnamon buns with raisins were an absolute treat - and so good to be able to choose to have them without the usual syrupy icing. Good coffee.

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Thank LisaR631
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cafe was quite busy in the afternoon on a weekend. It was getting toward the end of the day, so there wasn't much to choose from. Espresso Machine was out of service, so limited hot beverages as well. This cafe has undergone some changes since it was renovated after a fire. They were doing their best under the circumstances.

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Thank HalfmoonBayMichael
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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped by after our hike to the narrows. Had the cinnamon bun and coffee. Grinder was broken so only drip coffee. Staff very friendly. Love the location in the trees. Check it out.

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Thank Robb F
Vanderhoof, Canada
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30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in after our trek to the Rapids! We had ice cream, but really wanted a cinnamon bun or other treat.... There were none left! Only 2 lonely feta and tomato rolls, which I am sure we're great! The staff (owners I think, were friendly) they also have a few items to purchase like cards by local artists, and... More 

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Thank Jeryttsmommy11
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

A great little coffee shop with good treats and coffee. It is the only place on the way in to the Skookumchuck. It's not big but very inviting and friendly.

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Thank Stanley H
White Rock, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

The Bakery & Cafe is situated in a lovely place among greenery on the way to Skookumchuck Rapids. It was a wonderful treat to stop there for a lunch on the way back. They make a great coffee and delicious sandwiches. The service is very nice.

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Thank stoffelstan
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Delicious breakfast sandwich before we headed off on our walk. The cook was a very personable guy wearing an apron that his mom made him!

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Thank Barbara W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $12
Cuisine
Cafe, Healthy, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Egmont
  • Phone Number: 16048832625
Description
Come and visit our seasonal 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?