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Common Loaf Bake Shop

180 1st Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-3915
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cinnamon buns” (29 reviews)
“panini” (13 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
180 1st Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Breakfast sandwiches were great. Very welcome atmosphere. Coffee was a little weak but overall a good place for breakfast

Thank chris2796
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This place opens at 7AM, so if you are an "early" riser, it's a good place to start. A lot of locals start out here... The coffee is excellent, and they have a nice selection of baked goods. We had coffee and a Tofino "Nanaimo...More

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This bakery is only one in tofino, it had all sorts of yummy baking, scones, cookies, muffins, dates square and many, many more, a lovely stop for sweets and bread.

Thank 282Juliette282
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Their breads are so nummy!! Didn't try any of the sweet stuff but had a very tasty breakfast here and will definitely go back next time we're in Tofino

Thank Tracy O
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A great selection of very fresh baking to suit everyone's needs. Glut free, egg free options. We always return here when we go to Tofino

Thank geo4te
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Great chocolate raspberry cheesecake square, a lovely carrot cake, and a tasty latté. What more could you want? Delicious!!!

Thank NDGTraveller
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The multigrain toast to the breakfast taste great. Also the coffee is very good. It is no wonder that there is always a queue.

Thank Philip_Bolster
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Common Loaf is a lovely place to stop for a coffee, snack, or meal. The many choices of baked products are freshly made and absolutely delicious. The seating area is cosy and the staff are friendly. I recommend stopping by for a bite and then...More

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

There is a few good places to eat in Tofino and this is one of the best. The coffee is good and you have a huge range of choices to have the breakfast you need. (Including pizza-breakfast) I was very happy there even was dairy-free...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The take out food is not great, limited choice and the quality disappointing. Eating in we found t be better, good coffee, wider choice of food and good atmosphere - struggle to cope with high volumes of people as badly organised, you need to have...More

Thank JohnDoherty1999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 1st Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-725-3915
A local favorite since 1980, The Common Loaf Bake Shop provides hardy healthy and tasty fresh baked goods, gourmet coffee, breakfast and lunch choices.Local Favorites include world famous cheese buns and deliciously sticky cinnies. Internet access in this licensed establishment serving everything from a beer to a great specialty coffee make it a great spot to hang out. Please note our business does not accept credit or debit cards but we are conveniently located next to the bank.
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