A Bite-Sized Stop in Victoria, BC

Planning a stop in Victoria, BC? Here’s where to eat, drink, and stay, and what to see and do. Located on a large island off the southern west coast of Canada, Victoria, BC, is known for its beautiful...

Vancouver/Victoria BC

by foodiesg 2 years ago

Looking for restaurant recommendations for Vancouver and Victoria BC. Headed there in late October/November. Love asian food, seafood and fish. Lunches and dinners

Where to buy frozen dim sum in Victoria, BC?

by monkeybikegirl 3 years ago

I've tried Fairway Market on Quadra but found their frozen dim sum just okay and limited. Open to suggestions in Langford too as it seems Victoria is quite limited on dim sum.

Eating well in Victoria B.C.?

by poppyquince 3 years ago

With 2 nights to spend in Victoria I don’t want to waste any meals. I’d love some suggestions, high or low, breakfast, lunch, tea or dinner. And as long as I’m asking, what non-food places should...

Fishhook Victoria-First Visit

Sam Salmon
by Sam Salmon 4 years ago

Usually I'm in Victoria after this place closes so a rare daytime visit meant I could try it out. Arrived early for lunch and it was busy already the central location means easy access and parki...

Cook St Village (Victoria) - ISO of coffee and other recommendations

by islandgirl 5 years ago

My parents are moving into the Cook St VIllage area in Victoria and I'm wondering if anyone has any intel on good places to eat (dine in and take out). I'm familiar with Pizzeria Prima Strada but ...

Indonesian in Vancouver or Victoria

by xsivjosh 6 years ago

Is there any Indonesian food in Vancouver or Vicotria? I'd love a nice Riistaffel.


by Saabiar 5 years ago

I am looking for a place for a nice sit down dinner and some more casual options for lunches and dinners. We like all cuisines, maybe seafood centric for the dinner. I am also looking for a ...

Tacos of Distinction-Victoria

Sam Salmon
by Sam Salmon 5 years ago

I'm sure we agree that a proper Fish Taco is a gustatory wonder but sadly here in LaLa Land something of a rarity. Happily someone in Victoria is putting forth the effort & organisation needed i...

Victoria w Patio?

Sam Salmon
by Sam Salmon 5 years ago

Looking for a place with patio for upcoming visit-any/all cuisines considered but Please nothing average Canadians can't pronounce. TIA

Where to go for CHRISTMAS Dinner in Victoria?

by haraliyaviner 6 years ago

I need your advice for a lovely restaurant to bring my family for X-mas Dinner in Victoria or a town nearby. I realize this is last minute. Any ideas you have would be greatly appreciated. Do...

Where would I eat if I lived here?

by applehound 6 years ago

A move to Victoria in 2016 is possibly in the cards for my family, and my wife and I will be out visiting on a reconnaissance mission in a few weeks. For argument's sake, please assume that we are...

What drinks cost at 32 bars in Victoria, BC

by grayelf 6 years ago

The headline is misleading, and it's a tiny sample, but the research is interesting, and published by an undergrad which is kinda unusual.

Victoria - suggetions for gelato, sorbetto, ice cream?

by islandgirl 6 years ago

Wondering where you would suggest going for good frozen goodness in Victoria. I had a dairy allergy so places with a non-dairy option are always a plus but not a requirement. Looking for quality b...

2-3 nights at The Empress in Victoria

by OliverB 6 years ago

Mid-30's couple from SF and I would very much welcome your advice and suggestions for all meals. We both favor local institutions and places of strong historic/cultural resonance over the latest fl...

Is it my breath?

by zenki 6 years ago

Dear BC Hounds, I posted a couple of days ago asking for reccos for dinner near Victoria. No response. Is it because I'm from the SF Bay Area? Because I mentioned Sooke Harbor? There are no wonder...

First time in Vancouver - with a baby

by hotdogsgirl 6 years ago

Traveling to Vancouver for the first time with our 5 month old baby at the beginning of September. Coming from Montreal and staying for a week near Coal harbour but will have access to a car. Also ...

Current fave inexpensive to moderate Victoria restaurants?

by meerastvargo 6 years ago

Looking for current favorites that you recommend for inexpensive to moderate restaurants in Victoria (visitors coming from Portland, OR). Thank you!

Any great Victoria bakeries for a birthday cake (could be preordered)

by meerastvargo 6 years ago

Are there any great Victoria bakeries that would have an interesting, delicious birthday cake (it can be small)? One that needs to be ordered ahead would be fine. Thinking Patisserie Daniel migh...

Road Trippin' - Kamloops, Victoria, Abbotsford, Chiliwack, Hope Suggestions?

by taiphun 10 years ago

Hi all, Going on a road trip from Edmonton to Jasper to Kamloops to Abbotsford then a jaunt in the US, then back around to Victoria. We go to Vancouver often enough so I'm gonna leave that out....

Need Victoria dinner recs. It has been 6 yrs!

by Magritte 6 years ago

Last time was happy with Camille, Brio, lunch at Spinnakers and oysters at Pescatore. I bet a lot has changed . Have two nites. . Will have drink and apps at Venuto ...