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Coastal Kitchen

17245 Parkinson Rd, Port Renfrew, British Columbia V0S 1K0, Canada
+1 250-647-5545
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
17245 Parkinson Rd, Port Renfrew, British Columbia V0S 1K0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 30 August 2018

We sat outside for breakfast, so relaxing! No vegan option but we customized a dish. The server was friendly and chatted for a bit. We were the only non local that morning, always a good sigh!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cathy B
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Hi Cathy, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are happy you enjoyed your time with us at Coastal:) Hope you can join us again next season! The Coastal Kitchen Cafe

Reviewed 29 August 2018

We enjoyed our food at the Coastal Kitchen. There is a good range of options on the menu and all our meals were great.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank colleen p
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Colleen, Thank you for the lovely review! We are very pleased to hear you felt you had many options and enjoyed all your meals! The Coastal Kitchen Cafe

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Was extremely happy with my pulled pork sandwich and selection of local craft beer. Nice ambience in a central location in Port Renfrew.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bonelltravell2
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, the pulled pork sandwich is a delicious choice! We hope you have the chance to join us the Coastal Kitchen again soon! Coastal Kitchen Cafe

Reviewed 22 August 2018

We found this place by chance and the result was fantastic. The best cinnamon bun I ever tried! Friendly place, warm with a kind girl serving us. Unfortunately we live so far away that we cannot return in a short term.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ambro1308
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Ambro1308, Thank you for the kind review! So happy you found us with our amazing cinnamon buns and crew. Sorry to hear you are far however we look forward to your long term return! The Coastal Kitchen Team

Reviewed 16 August 2018

We visited twice. It was packed on both occasions. The baked goods were passable- not great but did the job. Breakfast was lovely. Despite no kids options they made up avocado toast for our kid (typical millenial. No wonder we can't afford a house with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank czeschky
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Czeschky, Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience with us. We are sorry to hear it took a while to receive your meal but happy you enjoyed when received. It is awesome your daughter went with avocado toast too! Coastal...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We went for breakfast after a long morning on Botanical Beach. My husband and I were very happy with our breakfast entrees but we were disappointed with the options for smaller eaters. Price, size and selection of the regular options were just too 'adult' even...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DenverBlueSkies
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for posting a review on your experience at Coastal. Based on feedback like yours and others, we are in the process of updating our current menu, which are excited to announce will have options for kids. We are so happy you were...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Only got cinnamon buns to go. The size of them were huge! Bought 2 to share between 6 adults. They were oooey gooey good!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank marinachica
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hey Marinachica, Thank you for sharing your thoughts on our Cinnamon Buns! We will be sure to share with our Pastry Chef Christine! We are happy all 6 of you enjoyed the oooey goodness. Coastal Kitchen Café

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We've visited this establishment a few years in a row now and I have to say i'm disappointed in this "new management". It's always been a family friendly restaurant, but now has no kids menu and hardly any kid friendly options! Anything that might be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank adventureseeker330
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hi Adventureseeker330, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. First off, we would like to apologize to you and your family for not enjoying your time at the cafe. From being here in the past, we understand that there was a kids...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

There aren’t very many restaurants in Port Renfrew but the ones that are there are excellent. We had breakfast at the Coastal Kitchen and it was excellent with good portions The staff was attentive and friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 997rose
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hey 997rose, Glad you had an awesome time at all Port Renfrew restaurants! Especially with us here at Coastal, we are so pleased you enjoyed your breakfast and our amazing crew. Hope you have the chance to pop in again! The Coastal Team

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great breakfast with our family. Had the pork hash which was amazing. The coffee is great and had a croissant. I think it’s Cafe Fantastico beans, which was great. I’d definitely recommend this spot to anyone and will definitely be back.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Ian L
Wild R, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hi Ian, We are so happy to hear your whole family enjoyed their breakfast! Yes our coffee is brewed from delicious Café Fantastico beans. Thank you for sharing your experience with Coastal, we are looking forward to your next visit! The Coastal Kitchen Team

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mangomills
20 August 2018|
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Response from robynlikesyou | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are closed through the winter but the server said this year they might stay open. Don’t forget that The Renfrew Pub is open year round!
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Kiendra
19 May 2016|
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Response from Coastal M | Property representative |
Give them a call at 250-647-5545!I think YES!
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BikeMike1
17 April 2015|
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Response from Coastal M | Property representative |
Yes we have wiifii!Cheers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17245 Parkinson Rd, Port Renfrew, British Columbia V0S 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Renfrew
  • Phone Number: +1 250-647-5545
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Description
We have closed for the winter season. Thank you for your interest and support please check back with us in 2019. A local institution for 15 years. The regulars might be known by name, but this is hardly a mom ‘n’ pop fare. This beachy, laid-back restaurant serves all-day West Coast inspired breakfast fare such as Waffles and Eggs Benny. A selection of healthy to-go salads and sandwiches make it a great stop to refuel before hitting the trails or beaches. The focus is local: Free range eggs, in-house baking and prompt friendly service. Fresh ground Fantastico coffee and aromas of fresh baked goods will keep you coming back for more.
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