Blue Fox Cafe

The Blue Fox Cafe in Victoria serves breakfast all day. Victoria has such an amazing brunch culture, I just love it. Restaurants just have one focus and do it really well which is exactly what the Blue Fox is doing. Like many other places in Victoria, its first come first serve. Be prepared to possibly…

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Tacofino Victoria

Tacofino’s ever expanding reach has stretched the other side of Vancouver Island from where they originally started in Tofino. Their Victoria Tacobar has been open since approximately 2015. I had a chance to check out this location on my most recent Victoria holiday. I have also written about the original truck here and their first…

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Bin 4 Burger Lounge

Bin 4 Burger Lounge is a locally owned burger chain in Victoria. They are serving up creative burgers made with locally raised meats (beef & chicken). They have been featured of my fave eating recommendation show, You Gotta Eat Here. They have three locations throughout Victoria (downtown, Saanich & Langford.) This post is about the…

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Pizzeria Prima Strada

I am such a big fan of authentic wood fire oven pizza. I had heard that Pizzeria Prima Strada was making some of Victoria’s best pizza so I paid them a visit. They have 3 locations throughout the city (Cook St, Bridge St and Fort St.) This post is about their Cook Street location. This…

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10 Acres Bistro

I just love the concept behind this Victoria restaurant. The restaurants that belong to this group, the 10 Acres group, all utilize produce from their central farm that is nearby. Whatever the farm cannot supply the restaurants with, they use local producers to fill the gaps. There are three different restaurants in the 10 Acres…

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Victoria photo diary (December 2016)

I live in the Fraser Valley so to get to Victoria, I catch the ferry in Tsawwassen to get to Swartz Bay. To get here, you have to drive through Ladner. I usually end up seeing a bunch of eagles as we drive through the farm lands. I get so excited when I see all…

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Oswego Hotel

If you know me, you know that I love going to Vancouver Island. I have fallen in love with the variety of places on the island (city to sleepy towns) and the endless ocean views. I have developed a new found appreciation for Victoria. I recently stayed at the Oswego Hotel right in downtown Victoria…

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Diamond Sweets & Restaurant

Diamond Sweets & Restaurant is my go to spot for the food I was brought up with, Indian food. They have 3 locations throughout Surrey. This post is about their Clayton Heights/Cloverdale location on 72nd Avenue and 192nd Street. The restaurant is split into 2 sides. One side for sweets and one side for the…

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Medina Cafe

Medina Cafe is one of downtown Vancouver’s best brunch spots.They are good at so many things. Their waffles are very popular as well as their brunch menu influenced by Mediterranean flavours. As soon as you walk into Medina Cafe, you see their Belgian waffle display. There are a slew of toppings and sauces you can…

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Tableau Bar Bistro

I recently checked out Tableau for their happy hour menu. It is served daily from 2:30pm-5:30pm and 9pm-close. They have great drink specials and a select food menu is 50%. This French influenced bistro is located in downtown Vancouver on Melville Street, in the business district. Cute corners and cute decor here. Their blonde lager…

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