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The Broken Spoke Coffee House

420 Fitzgerald Ave and 5th, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-871-2229
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good46%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bike shop” (11 reviews)
“great coffee” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian
420 Fitzgerald Ave and 5th, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Novel place combining good bikes and great coffee. Sandwiches, muffins available too. This is the place most coffee geeks in town gravitate to and the staff know their special orders. You can rent bikes and get good info about local rides. Primarily oriented towards road...More

Thank Kikoenmexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little coffee house offers great coffee in big cups, and delicious sandwiches. The place is casual and invites relaxation. It's also quiet enough to carry on a conversation!

Thank Maizie2015
Reviewed 23 May 2017

They always seem able to fix whatever trouble I am having with my bike.I am a all weather cyclist.They try to get you in and out as quickly as possible.Mike is really good.They also have coffee tea and treats while you wait.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 10 December 2016

After Lunch at the Noodle Joint we stopped next door for an Almond Chai and specialty Coffee drinks. These were all very well prepared and we ordered to go as we were continuing our shopping trip along 5th street

Thank ross m
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Good little coffee shop that serves coffee the way you like. They also serve sweets. If you need anything bike, just ask @ the bike counter.

Thank gordmeeks
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed a few times for coffee - then I needed a small tool for my camera gear and was just given one that was left over! Saved me a nauseating trip to home depot! Also, the coffee is extremely good and the music is fantastic....More

Thank FRT_Berlin
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Coffee and cycling culture go together well. Especially here in BC. So this bike shop/cafe makes perfect sense, even if doesn't have the same coziness as a dedicated cafe. Stopped in twice during a recent trip to that part of Vancouver Island. Both times the...More

Thank David R
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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Rented bikes for the day of checking out Comox and Courtenay. Great way to get to Goose Spit park and 40 Knots Winery. Roads usually have room for cyclists and there are many paths. Would love to do more biking. Maybe next visit.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

We came across this place in Courtenay off the downtown path. Not only do they sell bikes but do bike repairs while you enjoy a special coffee or tea from their snack shop. Great place to visit.

Thank IslandPrairieGirl
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Great coffee house! I love this place. I have had Americans or lattes at Broken Spoke. This is the perfect place to get your caffeine!

Thank ProfAragon
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Cafe, Canadian
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Seating, Takeout
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Fitzgerald Ave and 5th, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-871-2229
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