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Wild Poppy Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe,
541 First Avenue, Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-924-8696
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (34 reviews)
“quiche” (12 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
American, Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
541 First Avenue, Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in for lunch on a Wednesday. I had the soup (potato, bacon and leek) and sandwich (curried chicken sandwich) and tea, my husband had the same soup and the grilled cheese and pulled pork sandwich. Everything was delicious and the tea was piping...More

Thank Saanich_traveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Sister & I came for lunch. She had tried several times previously to eat here but was unsuccessful due to the volume of people waiting. Our food was absolutely delicious. I had a roasted beet salad with goat cheese & hazelnuts with balsamic vinegar,...More

Thank Gail v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is now one of my favourite places! The food is beyond delicious! I had never eaten in a Gluten Free place and am so impressed! Lots of variety, reasonably priced, and pretty fast service!

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food at a reasonable price, nice relaxed feel and great customer service. Definitely recommend for a tea break, brunch or lunch out.

Thank suzyq562014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small neat place. clean had the soup of the day,great ! good selection of teas, we go back again.Ladysmith has some neat shoping, I dont think they open in the evening,

Thank fujifilmNanaimo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I seek the Wild Poppy out every time we are visiting or passing through Ladysmith. The breakfasts and baked goods are fantastic and the prices are unbelievable for the quality they offer. The atmosphere is bright and welcoming and the staff are always lovely. I...More

Thank Sightseer733102
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Buddha bowl and squash / mushroom soup were both delicious. Highly recommended! Nice, cozy atmosphere.

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

How I wish my town had a Wild Poppy!! I fell in love with everything on this menu but settled on the beet salad. Heaven!! Will go down as one of my fave stops on our 2 week boat tour of the Canadian Gulf Islands!

Thank KatSandpoint
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I drove an hour to try this bakery/bistro only to be told the kitchen was closed when I got there even though I was there within their posted hours of business. Not worth the drive and definitely will not be returning.

2  Thank Kirsten S
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We were driving from Qualicum Beach to Duncan to visit a winery when we decided on a whim to stop at Ladysmith for lunch. We almost missed this place as we drove past and then were challenged to find a place to turn around and...More

2  Thank Tracker856
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Anne M
26 January 2017|
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Response from Nancy882 | Reviewed this property |
I agree. You should call. This a small cafe and I am not sure exactly how many they seat.
7 January 2016|
Response from Alli K | Reviewed this property |
Don't know who this was asked of, but I gave it 5 stars.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 541 First Avenue, Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Ladysmith
  • Phone Number: +1 250-924-8696
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