We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian
FEATURES
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Gift Cards Available
Reviews (245)
Filter reviews
235 results
Traveller rating
136
64
20
9
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
136
64
20
9
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviews gelato sandwiches specialty coffee pastry soup bread great coffee baked goods the main street friendly service baking patio egg lemon cream
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed October 15, 2021 via mobile

Good selection of coffee / lattes and delicious baked goods . Friendly prompt service. Central location on the Main Street of Picton . Enjoyed lattes and pumpkin scones which were both delicious .

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed October 2, 2021

Cute little coffee shop that serves and creates more than delicious coffee. Great sandwiches ( Cubano ) and even lasagna !

Date of visit: September 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed August 7, 2021

Nice cosy welcoming environment that serves very good coffee. Patio outside is nice as you can sip away while watching people.

Date of visit: July 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed July 18, 2021

There coffee was excellent and had an amazing carrot cake and Nanaimo bar. A definite stop next time I am in town.

Date of visit: July 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed July 10, 2021 via mobile

Avoid the gelato! We popped in after having found thé always excellent Slickers closed. We bought 2 gelatos only to have to throw them out 2 blocks later: watery, chunky with ice, and flavours bearing no resemblance to the real thing. 10 dollars for a...real disappointment.More

Date of visit: July 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed November 29, 2020 via mobile

Always a pleasure- love the great coffee and especially gluten-free treats. Staff are always genuinely happy and friendly. Thank you ladies

Date of visit: November 2020
Helpful?2  
Reviewed November 28, 2020

The food looks nice at this spot, but I will never go back because of the very hostile service. I desperately needed a washroom before being able to concentrate on the menu to order properly and explained this, but was told in a very hostile...way that I had to order first because people lie. What skin is it off their teeth if a few people use the washroom and don’t order that they accuse innocent lunch goers of lying. It is the worst customer service experience that I’ve had in years, and I decided I would just go home and make my own lunch rather than trying their soup and quiche. There are many other places in the county to get nice food, and many other cafes in Picton, so I recommend staying away from this one.More

Date of visit: November 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed October 20, 2020 via mobile

A very nice coffee cafe for all tastes. Local products is in their attraction to many people. Local roasters, in-house baking is all on the cafe table for you. Lots of options of creams and milks almond & such like. The cafe location is in...an historic building for a nice atmosphere. 👍 I'd go back for a cup of java here anytime.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?2  
Reviewed October 4, 2020

Ordered a cappuccino and a chai latte and they were both extremely weak. As a specialty coffee shop, I would have thought the stop would be worthwhile. Ten bucks and couldn't finish them.

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed September 23, 2020

I have been twice to this cafe and I have had odd experiences with the same person both times. She appears to me to be a manager. The first time we had asked for a cup of ice (we would have paid for the cup)...but she made it into such a big deal and told me that they don’t normally do that. A cup of ice shouldn’t be a big deal. The second time i desperately needed the washroom..she hesitated to tell me where the washroom was as if she didn’t want to let me use it. She eventually told me. Honestly both times have been extremely odd and off putting.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
The Queen's Inn
87 reviews
.12 km away
Picton Harbour Inn
261 reviews
.49 km away
Merrill House
514 reviews
.52 km away
The Waring House Inn
623 reviews
3.21 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Slickers Ice Cream
202 reviews
.19 km away
Acoustic Grill
548 reviews
.04 km away
Hartleys Tavern
96 reviews
.06 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Little Bluff Conservation Area
28 reviews
.45 km away
Prince Eddy's Brewing Company
23 reviews
.98 km away
The Regent Theatre
23 reviews
.14 km away
Diamond J Ranch
34 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
MargieN
July 30, 2017|
Answer
Response from Crrash65 | Reviewed this property |
Probably too late but the Blumen Garden Bistro restaurant has Vegan options
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about The Bean Counter Café

Yes, The Bean Counter Café offers takeaway services.

The Bean Counter Café is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5