District of Wells

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The Wells, Barkerville, Bowron Lakes area offers a wide variety of restaurants, cafes, and bakeries. Whether you're looking for traditional 1800's food in Barkerville, a romantic dinner at Bowron Lake, a family dinner in Wells, or a quick coffee and baked goods, we have it all.

Big H's Fish and Chips

OPEN IN THE SUMMER SEASON ONLY (MAY TO SEPTEMBER)You might be in the mountains, but you're about to eat some of the best fish & chips you've had. "Big H" used to be a fisherman and it shows! Halibut, salmon and cod are regulars on the menu and...

Pooley St. Cafe

Located on Pooley St. in uptown Wells, the Wells Hotel is home to the Pooley St. Cafe. "The Pooley" is OPEN:EVERY DAY FOR BREAKFAST FROM 8 AM TO 11 AMFRIDA Y AND SATURDA Y FROM 5 PM TO 8 PM.

The Bear's Paw Cafe

Some summer residents call it their little piece of Vancouver, some call it their little piece of heaven and some just call it home. Open May through September, right on the main highway in Wells, the Bear’s Paw is perhaps the most eclectic place to...

The Bread Peddler

The Bread Peddler is a small bakery in Wells, BC producing pizza and bread from a wood-fired oven. Yum yum. Tuesdays: The Bread Peddler in Wells 4 to 8 pm – bread sales, fresh from the oven! Wednesdays: Green Tree Health and Wellness, Reid Street,...

Tacos and fast good food!

The Jack o Clubs Taco Club

OPEN IN THE SUMMER MONTHS ONLY. Anyone can join this delicious club! On the side of scenic Jack of Clubs lake, and located right next to the Visitor Information Centre, the Tac-"o"-Club stand is open in the summer to serve up tacos, burritos and...

The Northwoods Inn

Open year-round for breaksfast, lunch and dinner, the Northwoods Inn Restaurant is your home for friendly, family dining in the Wells, Barkerville, Bowron Lakes area. With senior's discounts, a children's menu, and daily lunch and dinner specials,...

Wells Curling Rink

The Wells Curling Rink kitchen is now closed for the summer season.  Come visit us again next winter!