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Mom's Cafe

2036 Shields Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0P6, Canada
+1 250-642-3314
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (48 reviews)
“salmon chowder” (10 reviews)
“apple pie” (16 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2036 Shields Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0P6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went with a large group shortly before closing. Food menu was surprisingly broad for a diner, but service was friendly, food was tasty, and the pies were tallest I've ever seen (seriously, a slice of apple pie stood a good 5 inches tall!) though not...More

Thank A Y M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend of my wife said you must go to Mom's while you are visting out in Sooke so we went there for lunch while there last week & had the roast beef sandwich lunch special - it was great, the service first class from...More

1  Thank maps3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the decor here. It is like a fifties dinner. Great burgers and chips and try the lemon meringue pie--- people go there just to have that! Huge pieces.

Thank brendaarlenec
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Serving great diner favourites. Super breakfast. Popular with locals. Nice decor and friendly service.

Thank Philiph S
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Took my twins in during our vacation. Huge kids meals. Amazing blackberry pie and the chocolate cream pie was to die for. My kids were in heaven. Our server Reesa was amazing. Super friendly and attentive. Highly recommend to locals and visitors

Thank Karen K
Reviewed September 8, 2018

I had a work project this morning in Sooke, BC and for many years I have always gone to Moms for breakfast. I stopped in and since I had not been for some time I noticed the menu had changed. A very aggressive (must not...More

2  Thank Naiboa
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We came here to have breakfast around 11AM. The restaurant was pretty crowded and this could be a sign for their popularity. Because of the time we arrived, we found that some menu items were already run out, such as the Benedicts. Eventually we ordered...More

1  Thank ccljason
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Good quality west coast food and great desserts. Can't go wrong eating here; anything you order on the menu is good.

Thank vkdanes
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful friendly service. Huge sandwiches, reminiscent of old style family restaurants. If you get the Rueben ask for the mustard on the side 😋 which is what I will do next time. Otherwise awesome. Can get very busy so go early. Handicap parking right out...More

Thank Esme C
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

I like the word "diner" for this place. Very good food with an excellent waiting staff. I had a great schnitzel dinner and some how managed to save room for coconut cream pie. The only problem is after eating all this, all you want to...More

Thank Pat C
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lianne h
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Wander676882 | Reviewed this property |
They have been open for over thirty five years that I know of. It is an old building and looks like a 1960 style place. They have a nice old juke box at the entrance. Contact them for exact opening date.
September 24, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2036 Shields Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sooke
  • Phone Number: +1 250-642-3314
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