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Dayliner Cafe

) #10 of 17 Restaurants in Chemainus €€ - €€€ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
10445 Chemainus Rd, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K2, Canada
+1 250-324-3777
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“wraps” (6 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
10445 Chemainus Rd, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K2, Canada
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

I went with a girlfriend - our start to a girls' day out. Could not have chosen any better! My friend had a wrap - they serve a lot of wraps - which was grilled and decadent. Perfect. I had a cheese, ham and tomato...More

Thank Aganetha S
Reviewed 1 January 2017

With a 7:00 New Years reservation we arrived, ordered a tea and glass of wine, and our full order was taken by the server. Patiently waiting ,we see 3 other tables which came in after us, receive their starter, entree and main meal. After waiting...More

1  Thank Vwbeetleconvertable
Reviewed 27 November 2016

we stopped in for a coffee & a mocha. The 2 staff members were friendly. The cafe was an old train station at one time. The decor is very modern and classy. They are closed for 2 days mid-week and close fairly early as well....More

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This place is the worst. Hours are terrible, I've tried 5 times to stop in there on my commute and they are always closed. Finally physically made it in to the store with the open sign on, and was refused a coffee, by the owner,...More

3  Thank westcoastjade
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Set in a disused train station, this cafe has a pretty garden with tables and chairs in which to enjoy your coffee. The coffee is very good (and I am particular about my coffee!) and there is a good selection of baked items. They do...More

Thank 29carfrae
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here. Very pretty location with a nice patio. Has vegan options. Very good egg wraps. And excellent service.

Thank northrn
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Service was informative, friendly and just perfectly accented the local ambiance. I am a vegetarian with food "sensitivities" and after ordering the Dayliner Vegetable bowl with "no eggs", I was very impressed that Chef came out to check about the egg yolk in the Hollandaise....More

Thank Peebs1
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We ventured north beyond our base in Chemainus into the Saltair district to try the Mediterranean-style dinner at The Dayliner. I paired a Birds and Bees local craft cider with Spanish-style garlic white wine prawns, quinoa salad, and a subtle candied salmon spread on crisp...More

Thank Victor P
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We had surprisingly good food on the train. I especially liked their salmon spread. YUM! also nice mixed drinks. I bought their plush engineer to take home.

Thank TravelingGranny1943
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Arrived 9.30am, table for 3. Ordered bacon and eggs. 1 hour later still hadn't arrived. Plenty of excuses but no accurate information supplied. "It's coming doesn't cut it ". Brings a whole new meaning to an all day breakfast.... It's the time it takes to...More

1  Thank Peter J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:30 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10445 Chemainus Rd, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Chemainus
  • Phone Number: +1 250-324-3777
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