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Buzz Coffee House

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1861 Dufferin Cres, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 0B1, Canada
+1 250-591-8310
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“carrot cake” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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1861 Dufferin Cres, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 0B1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Buzz Coffee House as our first stop on our Vancouver Island mini vacation. The coffee was delicious! Mmmmmmm! We asked one of the staff if there were any cool places we should check out in Nanaimo before heading to...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had the ham and cheese croissant. It had lots of people but everything was well organized, friendly, and clean.

Thank Diane C
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

I came here for to finish a report and I needed some lunch too! It really is a buzzing place, busy but enough tables for everyone. I had a matcha latte with almond milk! (Yay dairy free options!) which was just lovely! It wasn’t sweet...More

Thank SunnyHeidi
The Buzz C, Owner at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

SunnyHeidi, Thank you for your review! Great pick on the almond milk matcha latte, too! We look forward to having you back. The Buzz team

Reviewed March 4, 2018

Good assortment of coffees and teas.baked goods to die for.there are homemade soup and chili.nice spacious attmossphere.it is selforder but your food and drinks come fast.Please come and try and you'll deffenltly be back

Thank Nancy P
The Buzz C, Owner at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review, Nancy! We can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed February 19, 2018

Great coffee, nice atmosphere, friendly staff, excellent selection of treats to have with your beverage

Thank Dave K
The Buzz C, Manager at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Thanks for the kind words and review!

Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Okay, now I see why this little coffee house is a regular morning destination for many in Nanaimo. First off, they serve really good coffee! The beans are from the small North Vancouver roasting company, Moja. We often buy their beans from their Commercial Drive...More

Thank Beersnbites
The Buzz C, Manager at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Many thanks from the staff here at the Buzz for the kind words!

Reviewed December 17, 2017

I was quite disturbed when the cook (who looked about 16 years old), dropped an eggshell on the floor, picked it up and threw it in the garbage, then continued cooking without washing his hands. The latte I had was good, and it's an comfortable...More

Thank PamelaShamela
The Buzz C, Manager at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Thank you for the feedback. We pride our self on offering high quality products and excellent service, occasionally service will slow down depending on the day. We are happy you enjoyed the latte and were able to relax! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Long pour Americano is sooo good here!!!! Muffins are pretty great too :) A little pricier than other coffee shops though & parking is a bit of a challenge.

Thank VIslandGirl1
The Buzz C, Manager at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Thanks for the review; we do love our Americano's! The parking situation is something that is very challenging to deal with. Thanks for your understanding and still making it in to see us!

Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Go there often as close to home. Coffee not bad. They have very average food except their cinnamon buns are exceptional. Their wraps are barely okay They do not know our names after one year of going with new owners. Previous owner within one week...More

Thank Pioneernana
The Buzz C, Manager at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review The Buzz Coffee House. We truly value the opinions of our customers and we apologize that we did not meet your expectations; and what you've become accustomed to. You are correct that we have recently changed ownership...More

Reviewed August 4, 2017

Five of us enjoyed a variety of drinks. I ordered the large soy latte (it was huge & delish!) and the others had regular coffees and teas. We very, very much had a good breakfast.

2  Thank Jenny M
The Buzz C, Manager at Buzz Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thanks so much for the feedback! We are happy that you loved everything and hope to see you again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
6:50 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday
6:50 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday
6:50 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
6:50 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday
6:50 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday
6:50 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1861 Dufferin Cres, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 0B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-591-8310
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