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The Hen and Hog Cafe

1190 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 2K1, Canada
+1 250-871-7001
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“eggs benny” (29 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1190 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 2K1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very small place tucked away in a motel. The food is outstanding and the service is very good. You almost always have to wait for a table due to the size of the place and the popularity. I wish the coffee was better but otherwise...More

Thank Coco1957
Reviewed 6 days ago

Friendly staff, nice service and excellent breakfast, not what you expect when you the see restaurant, small diner.

Thank VanGaroto
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I started our careers here in the Comox Valley 15 years ago, and although we live back east, we spend a ton of time here with our family. This restaurant was recommended to us last summer, and we finally had a chance...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hearty food and good service make it worth the wait for a seat in this tiny but cozy restaurant. It's not a large space so not my first choice if I'm going with a large group but it is the perfect spot to meet a...More

Thank 1BigDream
Reviewed 1 week ago

a bit of a wait for a table but well worth it. service and food just plain EXCELLENT. will definitely return

Thank 48,224,659
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very small and usually a line up of people to get in, but well worth the wait. While the cafe is small the staff are like a well oiled machine and it functions with amazing efficience.

Thank Wavi62
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped into the Hen and Hog for breakup, all I can say is wow. Great service and amazing food.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have been to this restaurant twice now. This last week with a party of 9 for my birthday. There is always a wait on the weekend it seems since this is becoming a very popular place.

Thank travel142014
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I had a good breakfast here exactly as I ordered but it was not up to the raves I heard. The eggs benny are the speciality. No pancakes or waffles on the menu but they do have crepes.

Thank altun13
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Came back to the Hen and Hog for breakfast. Was surprised to see no special listed at all today but stuck with my favourite of the Classic Benny. Hubby had the Hen and Hog and we both enjoyed the hot coffee. Service as usual was...More

Thank Spyhopper12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1190 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 2K1, Canada (Formerly Ohhh So Yummy Cafe)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-871-7001
  • E-mail
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