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By the River Bakery & Cafe

4327 Highway 13, Hunter River, Prince Edward Island C0A 1N0, Canada
+1 902-964-3300
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“breakfast” (24 reviews)
“cookies” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
4327 Highway 13, Hunter River, Prince Edward Island C0A 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

I live about 7 minutes from this place and today was my 1st visit. I will be back. They offer a large selection of menu items and all day breakfast. I had the fish with a salad, very good! I will be back.

Thank Juanita_PEI
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is a very cosy little spot with a great location. The food was fresh and delicious, and the service was excellent. It is definitely worth checking out this cafe. The prices were also very reasonable.

Thank CanAdventure
Reviewed January 5, 2018

We just wanted a light afternoon tea as we had missed lunch. There was a good selection of chowders and scones etc. Staff were attentive and service was quick. The chowders were really thick but very tasty. Good for a quick bite. We bought a...More

Thank sanchdog
Reviewed September 19, 2017

My daughter and I were out for a day of driving around some of the scenic areas of PEI and we found this spot just when we needed a break, so we stopped off for a late afternoon snack and coffee. We enjoyed sitting out...More

Thank krp329
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Was here two years ago a couple of times and food and service were very good. Spent the summer here this year and visited 3 times. Once at the turnaround point while biking Charlottetown/Hunter River and back. Had a milkshake and cinnamon roll and both...More

Thank tom m
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

I have stopped here a few times to stock my hotel room fridge for breakfast and snacks. The fresh baked rolls and biscuits are Fantastic as are the cinnamon rolls...just sweet enough and soooo tender! Also loved the peanut butter cookies and ginger snaps! I...More

Thank julezblue
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

This is a restaurant, bakery and lunch to go spot that offers a wide variety of food but is not anything spectacular but satisfying for sure. We had breakfast on the deck and at 10:30 we're the only other patrons in the restaurant. There were...More

Thank TravellingBs
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Breakfast served all day. Meals are home cooking style as are the deserts. Staff is friendly. Bakery on site. 3 areas to eat, indoor, porch and patio. Also serve ice cream.

Thank Kursten K
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Very quaint lil place. definitely a must stop when visiting..food was delicious and service was a great homey feeling

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

It has been about one year since our last visit. The screened in outdoor eating area has been updated, which was needed. The food and pricing is fine. If you order the pancakes, I suggest you order just one pancake since they are huge. My...More

Thank TheTravelerFromMD
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4327 Highway 13, Hunter River, Prince Edward Island C0A 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Hunter River
  • Phone Number: +1 902-964-3300
Postal code C0A1N0. Owned by Fred and Marina Doiron. Open Tue - Sun. We had a late lunch here and it was excellent!
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