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Artisan Eats

) #2 of 3 Dessert in Bowen Island #6 of 15 Places to Eat in Bowen Island €€ - €€€ Cafe, , French
539 Artisan Lane | 539 Artisan Lane, British Columbia V0N 1G2, Canada
+1 604-947-0190
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“croissants” (7 reviews)
“panini” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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539 Artisan Lane | 539 Artisan Lane, British Columbia V0N 1G2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been there twice, the second time was just to see if the not quite rude but slightly snotty service was just a one off. Unfortunately, it was not as the second visit was worse. The food is good but the laid back island...More

Thank whybrow1
journeyjulie, Owner at Artisan Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's hard to know how to respond here. We, like many restaurants, find ourselves pushing back on the many, many requests for substitutions on menu items. It's quite the norm these days for 4 out of 6 people to be asking for modifications to their...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good crusty bread, nicely melted cheese, crunchy salad. Nice job. Pleasant patio with shaded tables. Good spot for a relaxed lunch.

Thank Ian B
journeyjulie, Owner at Artisan Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for checking us out Ian! And thanks for taking the time share your experience. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Went for eggs benny and also bought sandwiches and snaks for a picnic. A must go. A nice sunny patio as well. Don't miss it.

Thank mtber76
journeyjulie, Owner at Artisan Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Glad you were able to enjoy the patio with some sunshine - finally!!!

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Julie and Christophe have built themselves an amazing reputation on the island. French pastries... awesome muffins... French breads... great sandwiches and an array of delicacies come from the kitchen for breakfast and lunch.

Thank Murray A
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Whipped in there hoping to find a sandwich for lunch and was not disappointed!! Lots of people there was a good sign!! Very friendly staff and speedy service got me back to work to enjoy the offering!! Highly recommend!!

Thank boydlovesleafs
journeyjulie, Owner at Artisan Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Yay! Thanks for the feedback!

Reviewed 23 January 2017

I love Artisan Eats. This is a cozy place to meet friends for a fancy latte, or a classic coffee. Their muffins are the best, along with the brioche. The staff are always friendly and it's a lovely spot to relax and rejuvenate after a...More

Thank Tania W
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My husband took me here for brunch and it was wonderful! Eggs were poached to perfection and our americanos were rich in flavour. Service was great and with a smile. Yes, this is a short review but we left here happy, full and satiated.

Thank adeliepenguinpec
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stopped by with my wife. I had an amazing chicken panini and she had the mushroom soup, both super tasty. This place also has an amazing view of the bay down below. Definetly check it out if you can.

Thank JRock81
journeyjulie, Owner at Artisan Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

So glad you enjoyed! That must have been the Thai Chicken Panini with chili rub & cilantro mayo. One of my faves! ;) We never get tired of looking out at the view from here!

Reviewed 23 October 2016

My wife and I want to Bowen Island to visit a friend. he took us to Artisan Eats . Nice place in the square with view of the ocean. The place is relatively busy. Coffee is good, croissants and breakfast sandwich were very good. I...More

Thank Scorpio-1001
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is an order at the cooler, food brought to your table type of place. They have a great variety of entrees with choice of sandwich, soup, etc. You can eat there or take out, really a lunch time option rather than dinner. The view...More

Thank CatPat225
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 16:00
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 05:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 05:00
Thursday
08:30 - 05:00
Friday
08:30 - 05:00
Saturday
08:30 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 Artisan Lane | 539 Artisan Lane, British Columbia V0N 1G2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Bowen Island
  • Phone Number: +1 604-947-0190
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Description
A modern yet rustic french cafe/bakery serving hand-made viennoiserie, pastries, breads... Panini Sandwiches, home cut twice cooked kennebec fries (several ways) Lunch items all day, Breakfast daily until noon, weekend brunches until 3pm. Stunning view of mountains, ocean & forest.
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