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Bumpy's Cafe

Cafe, Canadian, American
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1040 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
+1 403-265-0244
08:00 - 15:30
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Sun 08:00 - 15:30
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 17:00
Sat 07:30 - 16:00
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Victoria, Canada
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Joined our brother and his wife at this small cafe featuring scones, pastries, and muffins baked on site. We had the scones and appreciated how light and flavourful they were. We also scored some excellent coffee at the same time. Great little place to visit if you are looking for a light lunch.

Thank ChaplainP
Region of Waterloo, Canada
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sometimes plain, simple and good is enough. One knows exactly what one will get, and that one will pay a fair price. Occasionally, space is cramped but that's just an indication of their success. If you want breakfast without the pretence and hyped up prices, head to Bumby's. It's not obvious where it is located; be careful not to walk... More 

Thank electric_ant99
Calgary, Canada
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bumpy's has become a staple on my walk to work. Always met with an incredibly warm greeting and muffin its a lovely way to start the day. The quaint atmosphere is great for either a grab and go or to sit and catch up with friends. Highly recommend for those looking for a local spot with some personality!

Thank Andrea E
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This little place serves the best coffee in town, I didn't even know it was there until I saw 2 EMS paramedics walking back to their ambulance, and I asked them where did you get your coffee? They told me bumpy's, I tried the coffee for myself and now I'm hooked, ever time I'm around 8 st SW and 11... More 

Thank Les D
Thunder Bay
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181 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Conveniently located, we found this place again when we returned to Calgary (it had been 3 years since our last visit). This time we had a delicious lunch. Love all the vegetarian options and good food.

Thank Kim M
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This cafe offered basic foods for breakfast - more bagels and bunwiches than proper eggs and bacon. Good options for more cereal/quick breads and fancy coffees.

Thank thechamps
Calgary, Canada
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514 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is old school... Historic building, wiggly, woggly interior, cool but antique-bedecked decor, great coffee, great food, nice people. I love it, people love it, and what's not to love about it?

Thank BenLar137
Calgary, Canada
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334 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I love their coffee. The food is pretty good but I usually go just for the coffee. It's tucked away and finding parking can be a bit tricky. But it's worth it. I make a special point to go here.

Thank readytoretirecalgary
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Bumpys is AWESOME! The coffee is delicious and you have to try the muffins in the morning when they are fresh out of the oven. The best part about Bumpys is Claire, she is amazing always cheerful and is amazing with names. I don't know how she does it.

Thank SherlocksWanderlust
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Dont think of coming over to Bumpy's only for a Cup of Cofffee. If you did not try the Muffin then you have really missed something. Its a SIN of not asking for the muffin when at Bumpy's. I am a foodie and frequent traveller, have had muffins at different places.. But what they made was too good.

Thank sumitjulka1609

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cafe, Canadian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:30
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1040 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Beltline
  • Neighbourhood: Beltline
  • Phone Number: +1 403-265-0244

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?