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The Bean Counter Cafe

) #1 of 2 Coffee & Tea in Bowser #2 of 5 Places to Eat in Bowser €€ - €€€ Cafe, , Soups
#108, 6996 Island Highway, Bowser, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-757-9565
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“soups” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“home made” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian, Soups
€€ - €€€
#108, 6996 Island Highway, Bowser, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

We've so enjoyed visiting the Bean Counter with friends and family in the past. Food and quality has always been excellent. What a bummer when we visited today to see if new management were keeping it the same. Poor display, and appearance of baked goods,...More

Thank BaRose
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went out for a drive on a sunny Sunday afternoon to check out a mall in Bowser that friends had told me about with the Salish Sea Market and Bean Counter Cafe. I was well past lunch so went into this adorable cafe. Pleasant server....More

Thank patriciae648
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Last Friday after our group walk ( 20) . We had great fast service. Friendly help and I recommend the sweets with coffee.

Thank Magdalena G
Reviewed 24 December 2016

My Dad lives in the area here. Daily he comes with with his group of friends for coffee. I came with him. Friendly group of friends, everyone passing through, and friendly people working here. Theres a good selection of baked goods and edibles. Coffee is...More

Thank Russfest
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This cafe is a great place to go for lunch or a cup of coffee with friends who just want to meet up with one another. The food and service are both very good and everyone is friendly there.

Thank gptaylor
Reviewed 14 November 2016

quaint atmosphere, good coffee variety and teas. Great place to go with a friend for lunch or just go out for coffee or tea!

Thank Flemings2011
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to the Bean Counter Cafe for a caffe latte and a cappuccino. The coffees had deep flavour and were very hot (a good thing). We also had a large and gooey Rice Krispie square. It was tasty. The coffeehouse has a very...More

Thank Golferboy18
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Patronized by locals and visitors alike. Proprietors are friendly, hospitable, prompt and the food prepared onsite is very tasty.

Thank Susan012014
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This small imtimate cafe is the idea place for a coffee/snack/lunch break. The service is quick and the atmosphere just what you need when taking a rest on your trip.

Thank William L
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Had a latte and the most delicious roast chicken sandwich with cranberry sauce. It was served on thick slices of a yummy, grain bread. Also had a cup of pumpkin ginger soup. Awesome!

Thank lindylover
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #108, 6996 Island Highway, Bowser, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Bowser
  • Phone Number: +1 250-757-9565
  • E-mail
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