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“Good healthy food!”
Review of Kicking Horse Cafe

Kicking Horse Cafe
Ranked #1 of 7 Dessert in Invermere
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $12
Cuisines: Sushi, Cafe
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
Description: Kicking Horse Cafe, loiter with the locals, linger with our team, learn about our counter culture or simply relax in the chilliest Cafe in the Rocky Mountains. The Cafe in Invermere is a full-immersion experience in organic, Fair Trade, coffee culture. Here you can sample the best coffees from exotic destinations around the world, roasted in the freshest air, using the most exacting equipment. If going "local" is more your style, you can experience slow food at its finest; fresh baking and delectable treats created on-site; homemade local soups, artisan bread, freshly prepared sushi, sandwiches and a variety of other local, health conscious fare.
Toronto, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
135 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Good healthy food!”
Reviewed January 21, 2013

I wish we had more time as we walked in right at closing time. We quickly ordered a couple of samosas and a sack of organic granola. Wow was this stuff ever good. The coffee is locally roasted and distributed around the area.

  • Visited December 2012
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Caffeina_KHC, Public Relations Manager at Kicking Horse Cafe, responded to this review, January 24, 2013
Glad you were able to stop by and check out our café. Hope you had a nice visit in Invermere.
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Portland, OR
Level 5 Contributor
72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Kicking Horse is KickAss Cafe”
Reviewed December 27, 2012

Traveling and we always search for Starbucks - not because they are the best but because they are consistent. Kicking Horse Cafe is incredible and reminds me of Stumptown. They make their own coffee from grounds. It is smooth and rich. I had the cafe latte and my husband had the Chai. They even have gluten free bakery. We love this place!

  • Visited December 2012
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Thank kedmab
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Caffeina_KHC, Public Relations Manager at Kicking Horse Cafe, responded to this review, January 2, 2013
Happy New Year! Thanks for checking out our Café. Hope you had a wonderful time over the holidays.
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Kelowna, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“History in the Making”
Reviewed December 10, 2012

Coffee connosures will delight in the many different varieties served up at the modest cafe set right inside the flagship factory of Invermere most famous company. A real built from the ground up success story in the making. Along with the wonderful aroma, you can almost feel that vibe the second you walk through the door.

Visited September 2012
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Thank tomatoe88
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Caffeina_KHC, Public Relations Manager at Kicking Horse Cafe, responded to this review, December 12, 2012
Thanks for spreading the good coffee word! Happy Holidays
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Winnipeg, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
170 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
“Impressed”
Reviewed October 20, 2012

Went here on a Tuesday morning. Easy to find and lot's of parking. The place is quite large and it was pretty busy. We did not have to wait very long for our order. I had a mocha and brownie. The mocha was good and the brownie was out of this world. My partner had one of the sandwhiches, she loved it. I was sad, I didn't order one.

  • Visited October 2012
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Thank Beejmcgillashaw
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Caffeina_KHC, Public Relations Manager at Kicking Horse Cafe, responded to this review, October 22, 2012
Great to hear you enjoyed our Cafe, you must have had a nice sugar high after the mocha and brownie. Next time you're out for a visit you'll have to try the sandwiches. Hope you enjoyed the beautiful fall weather.
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British Columbia, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Always good”
Reviewed September 26, 2012

I have been several times but usually just for coffee but this time we decided to have a sandwich. The crusty roll it was made on was so good fresh and chewy. I had the turkey and it was real turkey which was a pleasant surprise. The cakes look rally good but portions are huge.
I had a mocha to drink and it came with a really cute design but tasted better than it looked.
The only issue I had was there was 3 staff behind the counter which made things go very quickly but there were several dirty tables and we had to clear away dishes so we could find a clear table. When we left we saw that outside people had done the same thing all the dirty dishes were piled on one table.. Over all very good.

  • Visited September 2012
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Thank Jeepyj93
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Caffeina_KHC, Public Relations Manager at Kicking Horse Cafe, responded to this review, October 5, 2012
Glade you enjoyed Andi's Rustic Baguette, we love being able to buy local when we can. Thanks so much for your feedback, it's great to know where we are doing good and where there is room for improvement.
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