Food Tour of Victoria’s Fort Street
Victoria, British Columbia
Experience Fort Street, a historic yet growing culinary neighbourhood in Victoria, on a 2-hour walking food tour. Once known as antique row, beautiful Fort Street is now home to vintage shops, book stores, quirky boutique shops, and trendy restaurants.
Enjoy a unique walking tour of downtown Victoria that combines a history lesson with modern food.
The Food Tour of Victoria’s Fort Street is a great opportunity to discover new favorite spots, buy some locally made food items, and meet the owners that make this street so inviting. Your guide will bring you to some of the best eateries in the area including a tea salon, a European-style deli, an authentic taqueria, Middle-Eastern street food, and more. You’ll get to chat with chefs and shop owners along the way as to why this area has become Victoria’s thriving culinary scene.
Your tour starts at Terroir Tea Salon where you will be treated to a unique tea tasting. The owners Charity and Jason are tea experts and their new tea lounge is sure to bring out the zen in anyone! The next stop is at Choux Choux Charcuterie for a mind-blowing charcuterie platter. This decade old European delicatessen specializes in homemade sausages, artisanal meats, pates, and cheeses. You’ll then head to La Taquisa for some traditional Mexican tacos made from an old family recipe. Next, it’s next door to the newest shop on the block, Yalla, for some Middle Eastern street food. The tour then finishes at Crust Bakery for a sweet treat. This modern bakery uses local ingredients with a French twist.
(Please note tour is subject to change depending on availability of the tour partners.)
- Over 10+ samples of food & beverages from 5 different stops.
- 2-hour guided tour of historic and iconic Fort Street.
- Enjoy a unique tea tasting from local tea merchant.
- Sample various sweets form Victoria's most popular bakery.
- Recieve discounts at select tour partner stops while attending tour.
When: May to October: Tuesday - Saturday 2:30pm - 4:30pm
November to April: Thursday - Saturday 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Duration: 2 hours
Meeting place: Terroir Tea Salon - 832 Fort Street, Victoria
Need to Know:
- This tour has a vegetarian option that can be requested when you reserve your tour time. Please note that the tour can not accommodate for the following allergies: gluten, dairy, or severe peanut.
Capacity: maximum 12 guests, minimum 4. Guests will be notified 24 hours in advance if minimum not met.
Walking Distance: approximatley 1 km.
Price includes all food and beverage tastings and expert tour guide.
Tour runs regardless of weather.
Whether you are looking for fun things to do in Victoria or a delicious unique gift, this food tour is perfect!
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