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The Urban Cup Cafe

3690 Shelbourne St, Saanich, British Columbia V8P 4H2, Canada
+1 250-477-7741
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 days ago
“Always excellent food and friendly service”
28 Mar 2017
“Great coffee great baking”
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3690 Shelbourne St, Saanich, British Columbia V8P 4H2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The title says it all. This is the go to place for excellent breakfasts and lunches. Great menu. Often crowded but the waits are usually short. Highly recommend.

Thank sgm2010
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Meet a friend for coffee and a sweet. Good location, lots of table and not really noise. Loved my latte and muffin!

Thank RicaR222
Reviewed 20 February 2017

In Victoria for a family visit, we looked for some place close for morning coffee and breakfast. Urban Cup fit the bill, both for dine in and take out. A very popular place with the locals, it could be tough to get a table after...More

Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I stop by this restaurant at least once a week. The food is very good and fairly priced. You order & pay when you come in and they bring your meal to the table. Coffee is good. What more do you need?

Thank Captains_Rum_Punch
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped to kill some time....read the local paper ordered lunch (cafeteria style). Served at the table...excellent chicken corn chowder soup...

Thank CapitanVictoria
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

In Victoria, I rarely come across a restaurant that serves food that matches its price. Urban Cup, however, is affordable, and serves quality food that are surprisingly delicious. The menu is also simple, and doesn't try to be more than what it is - something...More

Thank FrodoBaggins_1991
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Breakfast fare includes fresh baking and hot dishes bacon and eggs with hash browns and coffee about $10. Coffee is fresh. Several tables but parking is limited on the lot

1  Thank DEEvaluator
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

A very congenital place for breakfast and lunch. Jeff and his staff provide a good variety of fresh cooked meals This is a local favourite for the two of us as well as a regular stop to meet friends. The place presents a local friendly...More

1  Thank Roger P
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This small, very modest appearing café located along Shelbourne St (10 minute easy drive from downtown) initially gives the impression that it's 'just average'. It's an unpretentious 'stand-at-the-counter-choose-from-the-chalkboard' style café. They have a well-thought out and varied permanent selection of breakfast and lunch offerings as...More

2  Thank sgm2010
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is the perfect place for a no nonsense cup of coffee and breakfast. You'll find lots of locals inside the Urban Cup reading the paper and having some coffee.

1  Thank ProfAragon
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3690 Shelbourne St, Saanich, British Columbia V8P 4H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Saanich
  • Phone Number: +1 250-477-7741