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2 Chefs Affair

$$ - $$$American, Cafe,
123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
+1 250-667-1288
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“eggs benny” (31 reviews)
“french toast” (24 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 4:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Egg Benedict. So good I had to come back and have breakfast there again the next day. Finished off breakfast with a Pecan Tart for dessert.

Thank WestCoastBrando
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really like the food here! I like that it is different than mainstream menus. I usually get the Menage a Trois. It's not what you think! You should try it. One day I will try something else, breakfast looks good too. Looks like local...More

Thank mema98
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The serving staff gets an A+ for being nice. The breakfast waffle gets a deserved F. The strawberry waffle is a manufactured waffle that comes out of a box and into a convection oven with Cool Whip added and a few sliced berries, served in...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

After we waited 20 minutes for our food I was treated to eggs benedict that I ordered with the eggs soft - and they were hard. The hollandaise sauce tasted too much like vinegar, so all in all my breakfast was a disaster. My wife...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I am so glad we found this place, will definitely eat here again. It is a small grill where baked goods are made on the premises. Quality ingredients make for tasty food.

1  Thank Karen D
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We were here twice over the Thanksgiving weekend and each visit was delicious. The Turkey eggs benny with cranberries (such a unique idea) was so, so good. The following day we tried the French toast which didn’t disappoint either. Recommend 2 Chefs when you’re looking...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

While traveling for business it was recommended to me to try 2 Chefs Affair for breakfast. Lovely little cafe style restaurant, waiter was very polite. I ordered the eggs benny and he had made it clear it was a lemon hollandaise sauce. I was no...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Very good breakfast, options for all 4 of us; one who is a vegetarian. Large seating area on the sidewalk but nicely decorated and closed off, so you don't feel like you are sitting in the street. Friendly staff and good portions for breakfast. A...More

Thank CA H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Cute little restaurant with good food. Potions are alittle small but it's so worth it. Most of everything is house made. There jam and ketchup is really good

Thank Sharlie M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

After the awesome reviews that I read about this place, I fully expected to be leaving a four or five star review here. But the food was just ok (eggs benedict with WAY-too-lemony hollandaise sprinkled very sparingly on the eggs), and the service was REALLY...More

Thank Kath E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-667-1288
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