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Nina's Hillside Garden

$$ - $$$
Canadian, Soups, Cafe
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440 Spokane St, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2E9, Canada
12504274681
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 15:30
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Calgary, Canada
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If your in town it's a must visit as it has the most unique atmosphere and food. Super nice place to have morning tea or coffee as well as the best soup and sandwich for lunch you could imagine.

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Thank Cascumpecage
Kimberley, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hillside Garden serves morning coffee,tea and light lunches such as salads, soups and sandwiches. ice cream, The restaurant patio is perched high up and is reached by means of a two minute uphill walk on the pathway. On the way up a fascinating collection of wooden miniature buildings built by Nina's husband Roly can be seen. The view over... More 

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Kimberley, Canada
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84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

It's truly amazing when you walk from the lower level up the garden path to Nina's Garden for lunch. Roland and Nina have done an amazing job to bring you a cultural experience and a fabulous lunch. Easy choice of their soup of the day (made by Nina herself), and sandwiches on swiss buns. If you have any allergies let... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Go early . It is very popular. You feel like you are at a beloved aunts for a visit. Food is delicious and beautifully presented. Gardens are beautiful . The cakes for dessert are best we have ever eaten. Fresh baked by Nina"s husband. We just love it here!

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Thank tourist588
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I know they can't run it forever, but boy do I wish they would! Love Nina's Hillside Garden. Beautiful flower oasis in the middle of town, you'll forget that you are in a city! Food is a sandwich and a soup for lunch, you only have one choice every day and it is always delicious! There are always at least... More 

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Thank Lindsay M
Kimberley, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Roland and Nina do such a fabulous job, all of her soups are beyond delicious and the sandwiches with the brie cheese it's just mouthwatering and the cake even if you don't have room to eat cake and eat cake chocolate raspberry

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Thank Nikilynn
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious. You can tell its home cooked and made with love. The atmosphere is simply adorable and I spent my whole visit basking in the sunshine surrounded by a beautiful garden. Can't wait to go back next summer!

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1 Thank Diana B
Kimberley, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

One item lunch menu but the food is always great! Make sure you take the time to walk through the garden. What a delight.

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Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

What a find! First you walk up the stairs while exploring all the miniature hand made doll houses along the way - when you get to the top you arrive at a lovely garden oasis. Beautiful way to spend an afternoon away from everything - it's quiet and peaceful up there. They have a fixed lunch of homemade soup and... More 

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Alberta Canada
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

One item lunch menu of a combination soup sandwich and beverage. The gardens and lay out are absolutely beautiful. The lunch though single item was excellent. We had a beautiful soup and two open faced sandwiches, one with meat and the other with Brie. Both were excellent combinations and not just your ordinary sandwich. Service was very good and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Soups, Cafe
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:30
Saturday
11:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Spokane St, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Kimberley
  • Phone Number: 12504274681
Description
Hidden gem in Kimberley. They only serve lunch from an already chosen soup and sandwich (not menu). Also has minature village and garden. Hard to find but REAL treat!

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