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Coldwater Cafe

) #15 of 29 Restaurants in Merritt €€ - €€€ American, ,
1901 Voght St, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
+1 250-378-4543
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Bar, Canadian
€€ - €€€
1901 Voght St, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I understand its an historical building, but there is a difference between rustic charm and old and dusty, unfortunately the coldwater cafe belongs to the old and dusty category. What it lacks in decor however; it makes up in amazing food! Unfortunately the service was...More

Thank SNMcLeod
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My hubby and I went for a drive to enjoy our near spring weather. Stopped here for dinner as we've done before. I ordered the turkey dinner, my hubby had the cutlets. Generous portions and tasty meals. Great service. For an old hotel, they do...More

Thank carliewired
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is a really interesting old hotel in an old town. I expected the typical Good food restaurant in an old hotel but got poor food in a run down old hotel. Muffin was still frozen and salad ok but table wear was not clean...More

Thank altun13
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We like to stop at Cold Water Hotel Bar & Lounge (historic cafe) for lunch when travelling Vancouver to Kelowna. Enjoyed a passable beef-dip and nice coffee. Someone had done season decorations, which looked very pretty, in the centre of the restaurant. I LOVED to...More

Thank vjg7
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I like eating here. If you are looking for a place to get a fast meal. If you do not tell the server your on the go and need the order fast tracked. You can be waiting a while. But take a seat by the...More

Thank Klindatheau1972
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just passing through and wanted a bite to eat and a beer. Bar atmosphere was great. lots of history and locals coming and going to keep you entertained. Expected regular pub food but were really surprised with the menu. My wife had a chicken wrap...More

Thank LarryMatwie
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We wanted to take in the historic atmosphere inside and had dinner here. Hotel was built in 1908. The special steak dinner was very good and the price under $10. couldn't be beat. The air conditioning and cold drinks were perfect, with the 31C heat...More

Thank garywing
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Stopped for brunch on our way to Vancouver Island, the atmosphere kind of gloomy but the service bright and cheerful, Tazmeen was a delight. I had chicken fingers and hubby had breakfast both were very good I even requested the cooks soup recipe. It was...More

Thank Mariagrey
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Had lunch here with a friend on June 13. The service was excellent; friendly, efficient, welcoming. The chicken quesadilla was the best one I've EVER had! Had breakfast there with another friend on June 25 and it was a completely different experience. We were seated...More

Thank horsewoman21
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Café and Bar are in same building, very creeping feeling upon entering. It seems the Hotel Coldwater building is a rooming house now and in a state of disrepair. We didn't feel safe staying in the café or bar and left. I wouldn't recommend going...More

Thank T556QC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 Voght St, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Merritt
  • Phone Number: +1 250-378-4543
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