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“Real Good Food” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Real Food Fast

Real Food Fast
Ranked #91 of 320 Restaurants in Nanaimo
Cuisines: Canadian, International, Soups
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Nanaimo, Canada
Level Contributor
255 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
“Real Good Food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2012

A simple eatery in Nanaimo's old quarter with exceptional home cooked food. No prepackaged stuff here. The soups are awesome. Prices are very reasonable.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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  • English first
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English first
Duncan, Canada
Level Contributor
24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Fantastic Soups!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2012

Great, fresh soups. It is nice to get to have a little taster of each soup before you decide. The salads are great as well. They are a bit expensive but large and very filling. The desserts are great as well.

Visited February 2012
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Parksville, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“my mouth was singing with flavour.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2012

I loved this place from the minute I stepped in the door. The vibrant walls, the great music, all that was left to do was try the food. I was immediately drawn to the shot glasses on the counter, I curiously approached the counter to find I was at a soup shooter bar, how cool is that. I was invited to sample some soups and a stew which I was told changes frequently.
I had the soup and sandwich combo. I chose the chicken sandwich and coconut curry soup and my partner had the stew, which he said was fantastic. All I can say is I ll be back.

  • Visited March 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank allingoodtaste123
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Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“Hearty, Healthy, Delicious food in cozy surroundings”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2011

This cozy daytime drop-in cafe in Nanaimo's Old City Quarter is well named. The food is real, substantial, and delicious. A row of shot glasses on the counter invites you to taste the day's selection of richly flavoured soups and stews. There are sandwiches, salads, desserts, and usually a meat or veggie torte and lasagne, You can also take home a frozen portion of soup or stew. Among my favourites are the chicken and the Mexican salsa stews, the pulled pork sandwich, and a tangy lemon-raspberry cake.

  • Visited September 2011
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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1 Thank visitingprof
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