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The Urban Cup Cafe

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$$ - $$$Cafe, , Soups
3690 Shelbourne St, Saanich, British Columbia V8P 4H2, Canada
+1 250-477-7741
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3690 Shelbourne St, Saanich, British Columbia V8P 4H2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being in this area of Victoria for a few days, I [picked up coffee here each morning and breakfast on two of them. Coffee was good and fresh baked muffins were tasty> We also had the granola, yogurt and fruit option one morning.

Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my favorite go to restaurant for coffee, breakfast and lunch for the last 10 years. However the new owners have downgrade the food, space and customer service from a 5 star to a one star. There is no place to sit comfortable anymore...More

Thank Barb D
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Found the cafe on Trip Advisor and confirmed them on Yelp as we were looking for a new local place where we moved too. It's a busy cafe for breakfast and easy to see why. The breakfast burrito was excellent, their potatoes on the side...More

1  Thank Lizy G
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had the monte cristo special on a Friday with a roasted chicken and corn chowder soup... was fantastic. Very reasonable prices too and a comfy, clean atmosphere with a nice typical western cafe ambiance. Staff were very friendly.

1  Thank Guy E
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Our friends recommended the wrap and soup. I chose a smoked salmon salad and split pea soup. The soup was extremely salty. I have had no problem with salt previously but i felt it was no possible to eat this. Later the manager said no...More

Thank amyarizona
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

A local recommend this place and it was very good. Small cafe that serves breakfast and lunch. I had coffee and breakfast burritos with potatoes. All very good. My mom had a berry bar that she enjoyed. We also had a sandwich, fruit and delicious...More

Thank ewachtler
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I stopped here on a Sunday afternoon with some work to do. I was impressed. I ordered a salmon eggs benedict and a chai. You order and pay, then are given a number and your items are brought out to you. Both of the items...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Finally got in here for breakfast....I had a scrambled egg with veggies...good and great coffee. Mum had a plain scrambled egg and toast....well warm bread. Mum breaky was not the best. egg and toast

Thank retepremhel
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The title says it all. This is the go to place for excellent breakfasts and lunches. Great menu. Often crowded but the waits are usually short. Highly recommend.

Thank sgm2010
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Meet a friend for coffee and a sweet. Good location, lots of table and not really noise. Loved my latte and muffin!

Thank RicaR222
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3690 Shelbourne St, Saanich, British Columbia V8P 4H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Saanich
  • Phone Number: +1 250-477-7741
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