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Mar's on Main

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2744 Dunsmuir Ave, Cumberland, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-400-6277
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08:00 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 15:00
Tue 09:30 - 15:00
Wed 08:00 - 15:00
Thu 08:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Holbox Island, Mexico
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30 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's quite a small place and it took a while to get around to it. It was worth the wait. The food was great. The atmosphere was cottagy if that's a word. I have already recommended it several times.

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Thank Savant1020
Edmonton, Canada
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I had breakfast here with three friends this morning and it was amazing. They all had Eggs Benedict in various forms and I had a basic bacon and egg breakfast. The food was wonderful, the service was great and the ambiance was "antique" I would highly recommend Mar's.

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Thank Sal150
Royston, Canada
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138 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Nice lunch specials so Nancy had the Roast Beef sandwich with great shaved roast beef and a nice salad. I opted for Greystone Benny with poached eggs and home fries. It used to have fruit but just an orange slice this time. I should have requested bacon well done. Service was very prompt and waitress very attentive.

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Thank ross m
Winnipeg, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Delicious breakfast and accommodated any intolerance's including dairy and wheat with no problem! We had Mexican breakfasts and coffee. Yum! Would recommend this breakfast spot.

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Thank 923amy
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Not a thing to complain about. Appropriate cost vs serving size. Breakfast was enjoyable and the location quite steller. Nothing to do nearby but worth the drive

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Thank Bradley W
CAMPBELL RIVER
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166 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Based on reviews here we ventured to Cumberland for a late breakfast. There was lots of parking nearby. Our server was, we think, the owner. Our service was not terrific with her returning to the table to confirm our order. Why not simply write it down in the first place? Our food was just a good "average"...nothing special but certainly... More 

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Thank ROBERT N
Edmonton, Canada
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

What a great find this place was for us! Stumbled upon Mar's and got some breakfast...got a ton of breakfast! Portion size was huge! And tasted great! Definately recommend stopping by any chance you can! My next visit to the valley I'll be back!

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Thank Sean M
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We've been looking forward to eating here and finally made it for lunch. Cute place with friendly service but we found the food uninspired. Soggy "yam coins" and too much condiments on the sandwiches. Also the restaurant smelled a bit musty. Not sure we will return.

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Thank Ian M
Medicine Hat, Canada
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147 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I was looking for more of a Québécois French Onion soup. But it was short on cheese. It was still ok. The weather was raining and cold, so the soup could have been great.

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Thank Alfred K
Winnipeg, Canada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Mar's is a great place for breakfast. Its in a historic building in downtown Cumberland; get the eggs "benny".

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2744 Dunsmuir Ave, Cumberland, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Cumberland
  • Phone Number: +1 250-400-6277

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?