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Gabriel's Gourmet Cafe

) #6 of 232 Restaurants in Nanaimo $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Fusion
39 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G3, Canada
+1 250-714-0271
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, Canadian, Fusion, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G3, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We chanced upon this place, on a long weekend passing through Nanaimo, when the funky and fun downtown had a whopping two restaurants open. What the hell Nanaimo? Fortunately, Gabriel's was open. The interior was spacious and unique, and there is a nice patio space,...More

Thank Kat J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Banana coconut pancakes were really yummy Coffee so so So sorry I didn't try a salad they looked fantastic, talked to a lady beside me had a red curry rice bowl looked very interesting

Thank RJV2651
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Looking for locally sourced, feel good food in a busy, modern environment? Gabriel's is our favorite! I work in an office nearby and when we go for lunch, we go to Gabriel's. Small outdoor seating area- cafe style. Friendly eclectic servers. Order from the counter....More

Thank Gina G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a truly delicious breakfast in a cool location. We all had the homemade veggie eggs benny with a side of bacon and potatoes. Yum! Some of my other dragonboating teammates went as well and loved it too. Very friendly vibe in the outdoor...More

Thank JenBraun
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky atmosphere and a great menu. We had breakfast here and it was delicious. The menu is creative and there are lots of options for everyone.

Thank Stefanie F
Reviewed 1 week ago

mmm went twice, had the chicken wrap, friends had the curry bowls ... generous servings, local & organic... yum. cool vibe,

Thank mscomedydiva
Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on all the positive reviews and seeing an interesting menu online I went here for breakfast with a local from Nanaimo. Unfortunately it did not live upto expectations, I ordered one of the omelettes, it was very average, looked to be made from a...More

1  Thank SRao2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the decor and vibe at Gabriel's. You choose what you want to eat before you sit and the food options are unique and fresh. Excellent choice for a great breakfast.

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic fresh food locally sourced food at a very good price. The Special hash and satay chicken bowl were both great.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great creative food. Large portions but easily packed up leftovers. We ate two meals in our short time in Nanaimo and they were both here. Shared a rice bowl and had a cocktail for dinner. Hash and a pancake/fruit for breakfast. Brought some of both...More

Thank ShirleyR848
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 07:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-714-0271
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