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Wild Poppy Bistro

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541 First Avenue, Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-924-8696
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08:00 - 17:00
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Ladysmith, Canada
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing sandwiches and soups (and GF as well) - you won't be disappointed ! Great atmosphere and staff !

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Thank Jen F
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes. No gluten. But that's where it ends . . . The 3 most common allergens are: wheat, corn and soy. All their breads use soy or soy products and corn products. Same thing for the baked goods, save for one. . . But thank you for making the effort! This is a good first step.

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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went for a coffee, stayed for lunch! Mom and I shared a turkey club and a grain bowl. Both were fresh, and delicious! My latte was the best I've had in Ladysmith so far. We have been before, and will definitely return!! I even purchased 2 thumbprint cookies to take home to my grandaughter's, who devoured them immediately! !!

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Thank Suzanne S
Victoria, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Celiacs take note - the best french loaf I've ever tasted. Bought one loaf going up island and I was so excited about how good it tasted that on the way back down I bought six loaves to eat sandwiches!!!! and have toast with jam! WOW what a nice treat. I also had lemon tarts with both visits and the... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a friendly little place that caters to gluten free dining and anything I've eaten there has been just excellent. I make this place my 'lunch stop' just because the food is so good. Prior to my trip to Vancouver Island, I call ahead and place an order for gluten free butter tarts (to-go), so that I can take... More 

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Thank Linda S
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful menu for gluten and nut free dining. Breakfast and lunch. Pastry and muffins are wonderful. very filling portions!

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Thank Sue W
Nanaimo, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Always wholesome , delicious, can't tell it's gluten free!,Geenerous portions! Makes Ladysmith an even more appealing destination! And their fresh baked bread is awesome!

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Thank Debbie T
Weyburn, Canada
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This bistro is gluten-free. Whether you need to eat gluten-free or not, you will enjoy the food here. The display case is loaded with tempting sweets and the lunch fare is delicious.

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Calgary, Canada
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place had a great wholesome menu. the food quality was great and the service was even better. We will go back !!

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Thank CraignLu
Nanaimo, Canada
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Well worth the drive for us, from Nanaimo to Ladysmith. Fast and friendly service every time, generous portions and very fair prices. The absolute best bread anywhere; and you can buy a loaf to go, along with the huge array of irresistible pastries. Highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?