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Old Jailhouse Cafe - CLOSED

4690 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2L1, Canada
+1 604-485-0926
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Oct 2015
“In Powell River, you gotta stop here”
7 Sep 2015
“Great Little Restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Canadian
4690 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2L1, Canada
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

The food and coffee were great and the owner gives a cool little tour of the 'jail' part. Interesting story goes with tour. Friendly staff, good food. Great prices.

Thank Lynn004
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Very nice breakfast. Fast service, hot food, good coffee. Tiny place that was nearly empty, don't know why. The waitress was a kick and took great care of us.

1  Thank DaveandPeg S
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Didn't realize there is a breakfast place in Powell River until now. Anyways the food was amazing, staffs were nice. ** I wish they open till 6 pm

Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This breakfast only place is a cute little gem on the main street in Powell River. Nice patio outside, good basic breakfasts, decent coffee, friendly service and good value. If you are in the area and hungry for breakfast try them out!

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Great breakfasts are served at the Old Jailhouse Cafe! Everything from eggs benny to omelets and excellent coffee.

Thank Skylight1948
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

I usually go for breakfast once a week and consistently the food and service has been fabulous. Plenty of coffee and the owner Bernie does a great job.

Thank janet9112014
Reviewed 31 March 2015

There is only one guy that is running the whole restaraunt, and when i went it was fairly busy, but he was quick and friendly. Breakfast was awesome, would definately reccomend to family and friends

Thank Jesse O
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Great breakfast, good 'home cooking' type of food and friendly, helpful staff. Typical, egg and bacon type of breakfast and other choices. Go hungry!

Thank ShelaghB
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Good food served by pleasant staff in a fun setting Soup and sandwich option was great and it was neat to have lots of papers

Thank maiseymaisey
Reviewed 20 December 2012

Cool old location in Powell River which used to be the Police Station. They serve up a great breakfast which is very budget friendly. Their hash browns are shredded and they have a nice selection of breads for you. I was quite happy with the...More

Thank bctraveller101
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Restaurant Details

Cafe, Canadian
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4690 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Powell River
  • Phone Number: +1 604-485-0926
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