ABOUT US

The Commercial Street Cafe opened in November 2012 in the historic Gow Block.

 

Cafe owners Chris, Pete, Margot and Nadene are long-time residents of the Commercial Street neighbourhood.

THE PEOPLE

CHRIS

RICHMOND

Manager Chris Richmond honed his mad skills as a manager of the Rio Theatre.

MARGOT

SKELHORN

Coffee manager Margot Skelhorn, who hails from Nova Scotia, is proud to serve you the perfect cup every time.

 

PETE

TUEPAH

Head chef Pete Tuepah is a musician, traveller and serious foodie, most recently in Mont Tremblant, Quebec.

NADENE

RENBY

When not working as an editor and graphic designer down the street, you’ll find co-owner Nadene Renby busing tables at the cafe.

OUR PARTNERS

Serving fresh, locally roasted coffee from our neighbours at Matchstick Coffee Roasters

The magic behind our baked goodness is Tracy Thorn: check out her amazing work at The Cake Conspiracy