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Old Country Market

) #2 of 6 Restaurants in Coombs €€ - €€€ , Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2326 Alberni Highway | not on receipt, Coombs, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-248-6272
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (48 reviews)
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Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2326 Alberni Highway | not on receipt, Coombs, British Columbia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 568 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The day we went, there were several goats on the roof...photo opportunity. Inside, the store has anything and everything you could possibly want. We bought some beef jerky and smoked salmon...EXCELLENT!!! We went to the little counter restaurant in the back of the store and...More

Thank Dutch_2006
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cool spot to stop to see the goats alone on the roof. Big store with anything you need and more. Worth checking out.

Thank Luke L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The general store has well priced goods. Surprisingly you can find lovely olive oil, lucky teapots, spices, deli....I could go on. Lots of gourmet items and lots of good prices on your usual grocery items too. The goats populate the grassy roof nibbling on the...More

Thank Valerie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently took visitors from Ireland. They loved it. We locals had never had a meal at Cookoos. Beautiful Italian food.....we certainly intend to return. We visited Cathedral Grove. No goats on the roof that day. However, our Irish friends were "blown away" by everything....More

Thank Gammygam1931
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We've been here many times, and Coombs never disappoints. So many fun things and treasures in the store. The bee-string pastry in the bakery is my all time fave. The ice cream shoppe has moved locations to a beautiful new building that is very European...More

Thank Jennygel
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Having not been back the market in many years, we had the opportunity to do so. There is lots of fruit and produce and great selection of imported crafts and items. Parking still very congested after all of these years.

Thank EagerB
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Love seeing what's new for the year in the market. Interesting ethnic foods,excellent local wild salmon available in the deli. I always find something to purchase.love the goats 🐐

Thank Pearlpeony
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great shopping experience, lots of great products, great selection of products. great prices and service, friendly

Thank Lyle E
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great place to take family and friends from out of town. Old world charm with friendly employees. Good selection of imported foods and ingredients. An interesting place to browse for an hour. Super busy in the Summer.

Thank stixbegone
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Super cute place, great souvenirs, fudge and macaroons are amazing!!! Didn't give five stars because the emporium restaurant was terrible, the staff constantly bickered and belittled each other throughout our entire meal, corn dog was still frozen inside, the poutine contained uncooked bacon and a...More

Thank Jessica D
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Linda K
Will the restaurant be open Feb 18th to Feb 22nd 2016.
31 January 2016|
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Response from Blair R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2326 Alberni Highway | not on receipt, Coombs, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Coombs
  • Phone Number: +1 250-248-6272
  • E-mail
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