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Kootenay Bakery Cafe

377 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H6, Canada
+1 250-352-2274
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good49%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“bread” (7 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
“kale salad” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
377 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

We came here for breakfast and for treats to take on the road. The Spanish potato dish was my favorite. We also tried the flaky pastry wrapped sausages. Delicious! Local brewed kombucha available. Great coffee. We took a fresh croissant and a swiss chard with...More

Thank Trishia J
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The food and baked goods are delicious and, as a bonus, this bakery is owned by the people who work there. I love to be able to eat in a place owned by the workers.

Thank Diana v
Reviewed 28 August 2017

When we lived in Nelson, this bakery was a weekly (or more) place to visit. Excellent organic bread and cookies. The scotch oat cookies and salted chocolate are must haves! So yummy. For bread, try the sunflower rye or Russian rye. Sliced to order too....More

Thank GJ L
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Bought a sandwich for later and was happy I did. The bread was fresh, spicy and crispy...think might have been a croissant pastry? Fresh vegies, grilled chicken, humus.

Thank gailh68
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great food but really expensive, seems to be The Norm in Nelson now to charge as much as You can for Food n drink. Slice pizza and a drink $8 donut almost $2. Piece of cake 4-6 dollars.

Thank zenwick
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

While the prices here were a little high, the chocolate hazelnut torte I had was really good. I don't know if I would come back just because the prices were so high. It's a really great bakery though with lots of local flavor

1  Thank Katie R
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Well, wow! The burger had a spelt bun(yum!) with local beef patty. The kale salad accompanying it was delightful and healthy, which made me feel less guilty for eating the most delicious long john EVER. Nothing in the donut was too sweet: the chocolate was...More

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 16 January 2017

As someone who isn't extremely into gluten free quinoa vegan etc. food, I didn't find much on the menu that was right up my alley. The soup I did settle on was tasty and fresh, but I found it pretty costly for the portion size,...More

Thank lorien_i
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Went in for a juice and a breakfast sandwich. Just plain good, fresh ingredients, simple preparation. It was great, as was the service. Thank you.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Kootenay Bakery Cafe has a great selection of baked goods and a nice variety of other dishes for lunch. It's not just sandwiches but also includes rice bowls packed with healthy choices. It's really busy at lunch during the summer. Order at the counter, find...More

Thank d0ndequiera
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2274
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