Driving south from Burns Lake on Highway 35 you will come to Francois Lake. Board the free ferry that will take you on a leisurely cruise across the lake to Southbank. As you disembark you will see Keefe’s Landing Cafe & Convenience Store. Let us be the first to welcome you to the “Southside” as the area is referred to. The Southside is nestled in a land of lakes with fantastic fishing, great opportunities to view birds and wildlife, and a placefilled with fun for the whole family.
Keefe’s Landing Cafe is under new ownership and is the place to visit for delicious food, a homey atmosphere and friendly service. Among our extensive menu items are our famous homemade burgers and fries, hard ice cream and milkshakes in a variety of flavours and we are the home of the “$1.00 coffee”. You can eat in or out on our deck while enjoying a great view of the lake. We also offer take out and senior’s and children’s portions are available upon request. If you like pizza we make those also. During the cooler weather we offer a daily home-made soup to take the chill off. Whether having breakfast, lunch or dinner we guarantee you will enjoy it. We will also cater forsmall meetings.
Our convenience store stocks most of the basics and is a great place to stop for a variety of snacks and cold drinks. We also sell pre-paid phone cards and stamps. Our regular post office hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am – 5pm.
We are the only lottery dealer on the Southside. You can purchase tickets for all major lotteries, buy an array of different scratch tickets or sit in our cafe and play Keno while enjoying a snack or meal.
The Southside is a great place for a relaxing day trip. For those who want to visit longer the Southside has an accommodation to meet every need be it a campground, a resort or a B & B. While on the Southside visit the indoor Farmer’s Market held May to October in the visitor’s centre across from the cafe, take part in a fishing derby or enjoy many of the other fun activities that happen throughout the year.
Whatever your plans make Keefe’s Landing Cafe & Convenience your first stop on your Southside adventure… come and enjoy our hospitality.