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McLean Mill Office: Monday to Saturday. 10:00am to 3:00pm
| Gift Shop: Closed for season | Cafe: Closed for season | Campground: Fully booked for season | Self-Guided Tour: Open 24/7 |

Parts of the Site are unavailable to be viewed due to maintenance projects during our off-season.
Due to budget and maintenance issues, the Alberni Pacific Railway will not be operating in the 2019 season. We are looking for donations and volunteers to help restore operations for future seasons, for more information please email us at

Steam Pot Cafe

Steam Pot Cafe


The seasonal Steam Pot Cafe proudly features locally sourced bistro style dinning.

Unwind at the McLean Mill Steam Pot Cafe & enjoy the casual bistro style atmosphere with indoor and outdoor seating. Our team is committed to serving fresh, locally sourced products, as such our menu rotates regularily. Be sure to pop in to see what the chef is cooking up next! 


Open during our high season only 

Stay tuned for 2019 opening date

Open: 11:00-3:00 Thursdays-Sundays 

 Home baked foccicia bread chef Katie, with fresh tabouli salad.