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2 Chefs Affair

$$ - $$$American, Cafe,
123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“eggs benny” (28 reviews)
“french toast” (23 reviews)
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08:00 - 16:30All hours
American, Cafe, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good breakfast, options for all 4 of us; one who is a vegetarian. Large seating area on the sidewalk but nicely decorated and closed off, so you don't feel like you are sitting in the street. Friendly staff and good portions for breakfast. A...More

Thank CA H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute little restaurant with good food. Potions are alittle small but it's so worth it. Most of everything is house made. There jam and ketchup is really good

Thank Sharlie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After the awesome reviews that I read about this place, I fully expected to be leaving a four or five star review here. But the food was just ok (eggs benedict with WAY-too-lemony hollandaise sprinkled very sparingly on the eggs), and the service was REALLY...More

Thank Kath E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location downtown Nanaimo. Interesting menu, fresh ingredients , good coffee. The wait staff are helpful, and attentive.

Thank props56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and decent service. Enjoyed the classic 2 egg breakfast and my companion had the waffles. Both were great. Homemade ketchup is divine. Service was a bit slow and one of our waitresses was irritatingly perky for those of us who had not yet...More

Thank TTas72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to start your day. Pleasant street side seating as well as nice interior. Food was quite good and service was cheerfully excellent. Very good coffee with generous refills. Good gluten free options. Highly recommend.

Thank DanandAnn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and caught a nice table outside. The menage a trois was delicious. Our only complaint was slow service.

Thank Z06Traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast find in downtown Nanaimo! Ordered the West coast breakfast and it did not disappoint! Lightly scrambled eggs with candied salmon on fresh baked bread...heaven!

Thank VanCityGirl35
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Mom, my sister, and I were wandering downtown trying to figure out where to eat. And found our selves in this tiny little place. First top notch service the wait staff is friendly and on top of thier customers. Secondly the food is beyond...More

Thank Cas814
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I loved my breakfast but the rest of my family thought it was just ok. The baked goods are the best. And the service was incredible friendly and very accommodating. The waffles and eggs were a little bland and not tasty but my Benedict was...More

2  Thank suzieFortCollins
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123B Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: 12506671288
  • E-mail
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