We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Perkins Coffee Company

Is this your business?
241 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G7, Canada
+1 250-753-2582
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
12 Jul 2017
“What was that coffee?”
29 Jun 2017
“Never mind Nanaimo bars - how about Kleinberg bars!”
Closed Now
Cafe, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
241 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G7, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (69)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed July 12, 2017

An order for an espresso macchiato with an extra shot was met with a blank, confused look and a quick glance at another worker for any sign of understanding. Nope, nothing there either. I then explained what I was after and a nod of the...More

Thank Graeme_Mitch
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Coffee is good. Nice decor-feels like a very old grand hotel lobby. Biggest and maybe tastiest Nanaimo bars ever. But let's kick it up a notch! Try a 'Kleinberg Bar' - I like them even more than Nanaimo bars. Gotta get there early 'cause the...More

Thank Derek G
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Nice little spot for coffee and a sandwich or dessert the cappuccino is delicious and I had a fresh bacon and cheese scone and it was great! Servers were friendly bathrooms were clean, what more could you ask for

Thank Erica N
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We have been numerous times over the past few years and it has always been an excellent stop. Not crowded or noisy and well lit with big front window. A very pleasant spot to share a special coffee or light snack with a friend or...More

Thank Northernaffair
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Overpriced and salty....service was more worried about their own lunch then ours...thanks for ruining this family outing! Coffee tasted old and burnt

Thank Phil P
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I didn't have anything here, but I'll definitely be back. Loved the atmosphere and was just meeting up for a business networking appointment here. Cute area and cute relaxing place to sit for a break!

Thank Britanny C
Reviewed July 30, 2016

Everything in this quaint little coffee place is delicious, including the coffee! They have the best authentic Nanaimo bars you'll ever have. If you're in Nanaimo, you MUST go here!

Thank Tracy_Somerville
Reviewed July 25, 2016

I am a regular here as they have wonderful homemade soups, nice size sandwiches, specialty items, yummy sweets and great coffee and tea's.

Thank Kimberly O
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Really great freshly made sandwiches and soup. and the pastries for dessert are very yummy. By the way the coffee is also wonderful. It is a typical coffee house look and right in the shopping area.

Thank yellow666
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This was the first place we came across after parking. Toasted cheese scones were delicious. Americanos were also good. The place is not much to look at from the outside but it's the food that counts and they seem to have got that right. Great...More

Thank derekm6
Nearby HotelsSee all 208 hotels in Vancouver Island
Coast Bastion Hotel
1,642 reviews
.08 km away
Best Western Dorchester Hotel
599 reviews
.09 km away
Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside
425 reviews
.61 km away
Travelodge Nanaimo
304 reviews
.86 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Le Cafe Francais
383 reviews
.06 km away
Gabriel's Gourmet Cafe
289 reviews
.20 km away
Mon Petit Choux
246 reviews
.10 km away
181 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Harbourfront Walkway
517 reviews
.22 km away
Nanaimo Museum
153 reviews
.16 km away
Vancouver Island Military Museum
34 reviews
.25 km away
The Bastion
74 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Perkins Coffee Company staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-753-2582
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing