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True Grain Bread

1725 Cowichan Bay Rd, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia V0R 1NO, Canada
+1 250-746-7664
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pastries” (27 reviews)
“cookies” (40 reviews)
“bread” (96 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Healthy, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
1725 Cowichan Bay Rd, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia V0R 1NO, Canada
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

There's nothing like a great bakery to make a great vacation rental even better. My husband and I were delighted to have True Grain to provision from during our all-too-short 3-night stay in Cowichan Bay. From morning pastries to great bread and tempting sweets, we...More

Thank Tellurian
Bruce S, Owner at True Grain Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

I am really glad we were an enjoyable part of your Cowichan Bay experience. Hope you can come back to visit again,

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the town of Cowichan on our way from Victoria to the Pacific Sands Beach Resort in Tofino when we stumbled across True Grain. Well what an absolute gem. The coffee was good but the choice of patisseries, cakes, biscuits, bread etc was simply outstanding....More

Thank CliveBickley
Bruce S, Owner at True Grain Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

WOW. That is one of the best reviews we have ever received, thank you so much. It is really motivating for our team here when we are so appreciated. Bruce

Reviewed 6 September 2017

The people are friendly and helpful. The bakery offers a wide variety of breads and pastries using its own flour. It is located in beautiful Cowichan Bay, BC. It was recently rated a one of the best restaurants in Canada's ten best.

Thank BCleo
Bruce S, Owner at True Grain Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for the great review! Hope to see you soon,

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Gorgeous baked goods, local ingredients - don't miss this one! My favourite is the raisin bread, cheese twists and cookies!

Thank Perkinator12
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is the bakery to die for! The breads with all natural ingredients are top quality. Pastries and cookies are pure Heaven!

Thank 3Equinox
Reviewed 29 August 2017

What a marvellous place. Fresh delicious bread, cakes, biscuits, coffee to have in or take away and all served by happy smiley people. One day all bakeries will be like this :)

Thank pd866
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had the most awesome baguettes - 1 German and 1 French, delicious ! good coffee, great service by two lovely server. We were far from otherwise we would have bought some of the wonderful breads on display.

Thank jacobendure7
Bruce S, Owner at True Grain Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thanks for the huge kudos. Hope to dee you again soon,

Reviewed 16 August 2017

A real asset to the valley. Great assortment of excellent breads and sweets plus home grown and ground flours.

Thank CM J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

local bread, great folk, good coffee. they do an awesome Christmas setting - lots of delicious goodies. The employees are so friendly. parking is a problem however if you slip in and grab some bread or baguette or croissant and head home or to your...More

Thank Ecoteri
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Lovely, cozy place with some of the best baked goods on the island. Staff is friendly and helpful. The baking style is mostly German, but they have a good mix of sweet and savory items and good tea and coffee.

Thank Anguel T
Bruce S, Owner at True Grain Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for the review, that's quite a compliment!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Cuisine
Healthy, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 Cowichan Bay Rd, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia V0R 1NO, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Cowichan Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-746-7664
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Description
True Grain Bread is an old world-inspired European bakery specializing in "modern wheat free" ancient grains. We bake everything on site from scratch using primarily organic ingredients. Everything is hand-crafted and all of the bread is baked freshly every day.
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