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Javawocky Coffee House

90 Front St, Nanaimo, Nanaimo, British Columbia BC V9R5H7, Canada
+1 250-753-1688
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (9 reviews)
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Canadian, Cafe
90 Front St, Nanaimo, Nanaimo, British Columbia BC V9R5H7, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Coffee was ok but the shop was open in the morning when no other coffee was on a Sunday morning. Had a selection of morning snacks were ok as well.

Thank CA H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I do not recommend coming to Javawocky . All about money appatently witnessed rude blond young girl telling customer who was playing at idea of ordering a goodie and who simply asked for hot water. Gaven speal about are you a "paying customer" and she...More

Thank Elissa J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just on the harbour front so beautiful walk and views. Had a scrummy nanaimo bar (although was a little small for me - but I have a sweet tooth!). Good coffee

Thank Fromo1
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Came in from a hard day at university feeling a bit overwhelmed. On my way home, I stopped off of Javawocky and had an amazing vegetarian sandwich. Not only did the delicious food put me in a better mood, but the staff are great! Highly...More

Thank Ohnoez
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I have not eaten at this establishment, but have had coffee there numerous times. Their americano's are very good. A great view and perfect for people watching.

Thank dianna463
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Girl making my Americano was quite rude when I told her my drink was to stay and she hadn't even started pouring it yet!! Seriously not that big of deal especially since she hadn't even used the to go cup yet. Snooty attitude not appreciated...More

Thank VIslandGirl1
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

As good a place as any for assorted coffee drinks & the obligatory Nanaimo bar. Enjoy the scenery, watching boats & seaplanes in the harbor.

Thank Freespirit134
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We only stopped for a treat which we decided Nanaimo bars since we were visiting Nanaimo! Cheesy I know but they were delicious. Hubby had original and I had the raspberry. Mine tasted like a truffle. It was delicious!

Thank mizdot
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Cute and friendly little coffee joint right at the water. We enjoyed sitting outside watching people walk by while admiring the fishing boats and yachts. The scones were tender and tasty, the way they should be, and the Americano coffee did the job.

Thank PinkTrixie
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Took a casual stroll at the Harbourfront walkway, stopped in for coffee and a sandwich and never looked back! Highly recommend for anyone walking along the harbour.

Thank Cameron_Cia
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Cafe
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Front St, Nanaimo, Nanaimo, British Columbia BC V9R5H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-753-1688
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