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Eat Like A Canadian Food Tour

Experience some of Canada’s iconic dishes and the stories behind them on the Eat Like A Canadian Food Tour. Sip and savour cuisine, explore the iconic Inner Harbour, and meet the owners and chefs that make Victoria, BC such an exciting culinary hot spot.
Where:Victoria, British Columbia
Price for:1 Participant
Taste some of the more traditional Canadian dishes and learn the stories behind them.

This 2.5-hour tour begins at Fisherman’s Wharf's and ends on Government Street. Starting at Finest at Sea restaurant, you’ll try some amazing local seafood like smoked sablefish or candied salmon. You’ll then head next door to Imagine Studio Café to taste Bannock, a traditional First Nations dish of fried bread. This tasty tour wouldn’t be complete without trying homemade Hawaiian Pizza, a truly iconic Canadian dish.

The tour continues through historic James Bay to the Inner Harbour where you will pass some of Victoria’s most visited sights including The Fairmont Empress Hotel, the Pendray Inn and Tea House, the Legislature Building, and the stunning Waterfront Causeway.

The tour then stops at the historic Steamship Terminal for the most popular dessert in Western Canada, the Nanaimo Bar, and a unique maple syrup tasting. Next, you’ll head to bustling Government Street for a traditional poutine as well as a chocolate from Canada’s oldest chocolatier. Your tasty tour wraps up with a BC ice-wine tasting at Artisan Wine Shop.

This is the perfect tour to sample iconic Canadian cuisine and see all the top sights in Victoria’s downtown core.

Tour Highlights:

  • Sample Canadian dishes including poutine, maple syrup, local seafood, bannock, BC ice-wine, nanaimo bars, and more.
  • Learn about the history of Victoria and its iconic landmarks such as The Parliament Buildings, The Empress Hotel, The Steamship Terminal and more.

What’s included:

  • 10+ samples of food and beverages from 7 culinary stops.
  • Guided tour of Fisherman’s Wharf, Inner Harbour and Government Street
  • Small group walking tour with expert local guide.

When:  May thru September  Wednesday – Sunday 2:30pm

Duration: 2.5-hours

Need to know: 

  • Tour operates regardless of weather.
  • Please advise of food allergies or dietary restrictions when you reserve your tour time. Most allergies can be accommodated on this tour however shellfish and Gluten allergies can not be accommodated. Vegetarian options are available.
  • The tour is wheelchair accessible.
  • Capacity is a maximum of 14 guests and a minimum 2. 
  • Walking Distance is approximately 2.5 km. Total walking time is approximately 1 hour.

Whether you are looking for fun things to do in Victoria or the perfect experience gift, the Eat Like A Canadian Food Tour is sure to satisfy any appetite!

The Eat Like A Canadian Food Tour takes place at Victoria, British Columbia.  VIEW MAP


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