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Skookumchuck Bakery & Cafe

6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N 1N0, Canada
+1 604-883-2625
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“cinnamon buns” (31 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The cafe was kindly opened today for a local special occasion and we were lucky enough to be able to try the breakfast sandwich, a cinnamon bun and a chocolate and raspberry muffin. It was all exceptional. Thank you for a delicious lunch!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lettyship
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This is such a delightful place to stumble across on the way to the Skookumchuck narrows. They usually sell out early so be sure and plan your visit in the morning! Their baked goods are outstanding and their coffee is equally good! It is just...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank travelloveryvr
Reviewed August 19, 2018

On the way past to do the hike to the rapids, we stopped in and paid for our cinnamon buns and they held them for us until we returned... and we are so glad they did that, as they DO sell out and the buns...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rick O
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I first came here 7 years ago on holiday from the UK, my family STILL talk about the cinnamon buns! When we found ourselves in Egmont again, visiting by sail boat, we had to visit the bakery. We ended up visiting twice for cinnamon buns...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lalls92
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Another of the many "famous" cinnamon roll places we saw while on our trip to the Sunshine Coast. That reputation totally, and unfairly, overshadows how great their bread is. Here's what you do: plan your trip to see the Skookumchuk Narrows when there is either...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FVgirl
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We hiked to the narrows (2 hr return) and stopped at this Cafe on our way back. Amazing coffees, smoothies and in-house baked goods including banana bread, muffins and spinach rolls. Locally owned and operated. Great example of environmentally conscious eatery- fully biodegradable product- without...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank otherplaceslikehome
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This is THE place to eat in Egmont, BC. Their cinnamon buns are the bomb! Excellent coffee and pastry. Sandwiches and breakfast sandwiches are really good! The day I was there, the owner and his young daughter were picking Huckleberries for scones! Don't miss this...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 968kippm
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Visited at start of hike to the narrows. Great cakes and coffee. Must visit if you are hiking to the narrows. They do take out too.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tallbloke1
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Don't miss their cinnamon buns!! Lovely baked goods, sweet and savoury. A must when traveling in this area. Makes a good stop when you finish viewing the Skookumchuck Rapids.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We started our hike to see the rapids. Surprisingly at the beginning of the walk we saw a little house Middle in the woods. Only then we saw that it was a backery and café. As we needed some bread, we went up there and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Guy M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6694 Doriston Highway, Egmont, British Columbia V0N 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Egmont
  • Phone Number: +1 604-883-2625
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Come and visit our seasonal destination bakery and cafe located on the trail to the Skookumchuck Narrows Provincial Park in Egmont, BC. We serve fresh baked goods, all created from scratch on-site, as well as a great selection of cold drinks, fresh-brewed iced tea, and freshly roasted organic coffee. We use local, organic ingredients whenever possible. Enjoy a sandwich on fresh-baked bread at the rail, fuel up your hike into the narrows, or treat yourself to our famous cinnamon buns after the hike. Call ahead if you are traveling outside of July and August to make sure we are open.
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