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Duchess' Bannock and Desserts

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257 Fir Street | Right from Ferry Dock past Burial grounds, Alert Bay, British Columbia V0N 1A0, Canada
+1 250-797-4254
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  • Very good11%
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“bannock” (29 reviews)
“sloppy joe” (2 reviews)
“indian taco” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
257 Fir Street | Right from Ferry Dock past Burial grounds, Alert Bay, British Columbia V0N 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Bannock is not an easy dish for most travelers to find, and whilst a very common family favourite amongst First Nation communities it is not a food that finds its way onto menus further afield. Shame as this is, when you do find this rare...More

Thank Zaarin2007
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Deliciously made from Scratch when you order ! Friendly staff and great bannock ! A must try while in Alert Bay !

Thank Lindy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first time to try this Indigenous food and I loved it. Unlike the traditional bannock, this was cut in bite size pieces and served with strawberry jam and whipped cream. Order a small size first because the portion is large enough for...More

Thank Agnes L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us happened upon this place by chance and so glad we did! Very filling and delicious. We had the bannock and eggs and also a bannock breakfast sandwich which is huge!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to Duchess's while in Alert Bay on a family holiday. The experience was fabulous...Duchess saw our group of 2 senior citizens, 3 children ages 6-13 and myself walk in and joked that we had a big group! She recommended a large Bannock...More

Thank TofinoSeaDreamer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was just lovely. Great homecoming. Friendly owner. Eating with the locals. We loved it. Have the berries and bannock.

Thank JenniferS92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Indian tacos and bannock with berries were amazing. A wecolming hostess and Duchess who owns and cooks has honed her craft well.

Thank issteph
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not everywhere you can have bannock so this is a must do experience in Alert Bay. Plus you can chat with the owner or other travellers while you eat at the single shared table. We had eggs "bannockdict" - actually a bannock version...More

Thank Darwin P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must stop in when visiting Alert Bay, at least once. We did lunch and dinner. An amazingly warm and funny woman will make you feel like you walked into your favorite aunts kitchen for a meal and she will make sure you...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like deep fried dough you will love Duchess'! Hand made on site and served with her big heart! From plain to sugared, topped with berries and whipped cream to breakfast ones you have choices. A trip to Duchess' (15 minute walk from ferry)...More

Thank kayaker3
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 08:30
08:00 - 08:30
08:00 - 08:30
08:00 - 08:30
08:00 - 08:30
08:00 - 08:30
08:00 - 08:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Fir Street | Right from Ferry Dock past Burial grounds, Alert Bay, British Columbia V0N 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Alert Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-797-4254
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