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Bodhi's Artisan Bakery

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5299 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 5N9, Canada
+1 250-585-6015
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“artisan bread” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
“ciabatta” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, Cafe
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5299 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 5N9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I dropped into Bodhi's looking for quality hamburger buns. They did not have any buns. But, their selection of Artisan bread was amazing! I bought a whole wheat honey loaf, a polenta ciabatta, & a hearty loaf of rye. Their cinnamon buns were huge &...More

Thank Condu
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Love the coffee! They have the most amazing baked goods here! Ordering a coffee is always a great coffee. No tims or mcs here. Slow pressed and good quality! Their breads are amazing and always have a great selection of delicious treats available daily. I...More

Thank Huntersar
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We always buy our sourdough bread at Bodhi's. There are several varieties and it's always fresh. The cinnamon rolls are to die for. I can't stop eating the fresh, tasty and warm roll. They put extra gooie stuff on it too. All the other baked...More

Thank CRJ50
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Very dry baked goods. They tasted like day old. Purchased muffins and brownies to go. WILL NEVER GO BACK.

Thank mo b
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Yesterday, while they were clearing the pipes in our parking area, we had to leave and go…shopping? Well, while we were taking the ‘scenic’ tour from our place we were passing a Bakery and decided to give it a try. We had time before the...More

Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I'm my opinion this is the best place for perfect artisan baked goods. Accommodating to small business for custom orders and the best local coffee. Not to mention excellent service every time.

Thank Curtis C
Reviewed 23 September 2017

By far the best bakery in Nanaimo for a wide range of artisan bread. Particularly like the potato no onionloaf but baguettes and sourdough also very good. Superb danish as well, and a moist, flavourful almond croissant. Go early as with most good bakeries, they...More

Thank Portnoff
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

You should go there for breakfest. They serve verry good coffe and have a nice selection of pastry, try the cinnamon bun. This a nice familly run business with a good vibes. Verry friendly owner.

Thank Leandre C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

this is a wonderful little neighbourhood bakery with amazing selection of breads - love their unique flavours. Love their sourdough or the olive bread. Having a thinner slice available would be nice.

Thank jlharp
Reviewed 31 March 2017

All the breads and Danish style pastries are irresistible, but the scones are hard to resist too! I buy then at the Bowen farmer's market. Excellent coffee.

Thank Marygrace A
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18 April 2017|
Response from Marygrace A | Reviewed this property |
This is a boutique baker-owned establishment in Nanaimo,BC.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5299 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 5N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-585-6015
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