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Cottage Cravings Cafe & Gift Shop

169-3181 Muskoka Road, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
+1 705-762-4444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
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Canadian, Soups, Cafe
169-3181 Muskoka Road, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here cause Don's bakery was closed for the season..... We each had a sweet treat and hot chocolate (many flavors to choose from!). There's a small seating area inside. Lots of fun things in the gift shop. Definitely worth the stop for a look...More

Thank Moonshell
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch here. Eclectic menu with a personal touch. You won’t be disappointed. Worth the drive as a destination

Thank Kokomis S
Reviewed 25 September 2018

we had lunch at this quaint little cafe and were pleased with the quality of food and service . Sat outside on the picnic table and watched the local going ons in bala. This is a one stop shop. Lunch, ice cream and shopping. We...More

Thank llmuskoka
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Just happened to stop in and nice to see a soup and sandwich offered as well as other sandwiches etc. Not fast food. Nice pastries too.

Thank Susie152
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great food take out are sith down . Nice to shop for some locall crafts Nice for a day away . Lots of parking

Thank wannes1957
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous place to stop for food, and maybe a little shopping. Stopped here for lunch while having a drive round the area. Food was fantastic and very tasty, grilled cheese sandwich was amazing and the brownies are to die for! Very friendly staff and very...More

Thank Bunnie1383
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I happened to be driving through Bala Ontario and we saw what looked like a quaint little cafe called Cottage Cravings. What a gem of a place we found! I had the cabbage roll soup and a panini salami on garlic Rye....More

Thank jazzycarolanne
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great store just outside of town. Great gift section but also a sandwich counter and look in the freezer for their soups. Delicious

Thank Minkster56
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Saw the sign for blueberry pies. Was not disappointed. Good size pie filled with wild blueberries not the large cultured ones. Seemed expensive but if you price wild blueberries you'll see its very reasonable

Thank fe-guy
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Great little spot with great service and great food. They make several dishes that you can buy frozen and they have about 30 different types of excellent hot chocolate. Lovely little boutique attached to the cafe with great products. Highly recommended.

Thank felixjb123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Canadian, Soups, Cafe
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169-3181 Muskoka Road, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Muskoka District  >  Muskoka Lakes  >  Bala
  • Phone Number: +1 705-762-4444
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Award winning Cafe & Gift Shop. Soups, sandwiches, coffee, tea and Muskoka's largest hot chocolate bar. Ice cream, frozen yogurt and milkshakes. Ready made meals. Gift shop with gourmet foods and items for home and cottage.
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