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Clayworks Cafe

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500 Industrial Park Place, Gold River, British Columbia BC V0P, Canada
+1 250-283-2374
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  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“pottery shop” (2 reviews)
“several hours” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian
$$ - $$$
500 Industrial Park Place, Gold River, British Columbia BC V0P, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is delicious, the pottery is beautiful, and the people are so beyond welcoming. If you're travelling to Gold River, this would be a place to put on your list!

Thank mckaylagamble
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Had breakfast here Sat. morning Feb 3 and it was a fine bacon, eggs, sausage and toast meal. Good coffee too!

Thank ricco8280
clayworks786, Owner at Clayworks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

thank you for your review, we hope you enjoyed your overall experience of Gold River

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We had a technical breakdown with our RV and had to wait several hours for the repair. So we looked for a spot to have a coffee. At Clayworks we found a pleasant cafe with excellent coffee and homemade bakery, very friendly staff and wonderful...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We were traveling with 20 people, on our way to Tahsis and we found this little gem tucked away in Gold River. the staff was awesome and they took care of us quickly and efficiently. So easy to get to from the highway. This is...More

1  Thank cckraft
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We stopped in to view the art and meet the artists, Neil & Anita, and then came back two days later and they made us the most delicious breakfast drinks and a packed lunch for the drive home. Lovely people and an incredible café and...More

1  Thank Paulshappy
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great cup of coffee on our way out of town, enjoyed the beautiful local artwork and bought a masterfully made bowl before we left. The owner was amazingly friendly and told us about the history of the town and many beautiful places...More

1  Thank AmyJay1987
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We pulled in just before closing at ten to four, but that wasn't a problem for the owner. She happily served us our coffee and cake and we browsed the pottery made by the owners. The pottery and art work were beautiful and we ended...More

Thank pedro00
Reviewed 13 March 2017

good food - breakfast and lunch. great, friendly staff. this is a children friendly place with a small play area.

Thank Jeanette930
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Great food in a unique atmosphere, filled with delightful smells and eye catching art. Love the fresh salads! Love the inspiration to create! Love the mix of artistic mediums for sale.

Thank alipgr
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice relaxed atmosphere and great food on the healthy side. Pottery shop beside enables you to purchase the plate sets and other oddities. Local artisan displays to browse will you wait for your lunch.

Thank ronaldj609
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Industrial Park Place, Gold River, British Columbia BC V0P, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Gold River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-283-2374
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Clayworks Cafe and Gallery is a locally owned and operated restaurant and gallery. The pottery work is made by the owners, Neil and Anita and they take great care in providing you with the freshest, homemade food as well. The menu is breakfast and lunch with homemade baking, fresh coffee and a full espresso bar. As your waiting to enjoy your meal in the cafe you can wander the gallery full of pottery and other local artwork. There is patio seating as well beside a lovely attended garden.
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