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Eat Like A Canadian Food Tour

Welcome to Canada Eh! Let us show you some of our most traditional dishes and tell you the stories behind them. From local ingredients to historic dishes, this tour is the best way to experience Canadian culinary culture. Sip and savour local cuisine, explore the iconic Inner Harbour, and meet the chefs and owners that make Victoria such an exciting culinary hot spot.

Duration

2.5 hours

Price

$105 – Adults
$90.00 – Youth

Availability

May – September

The Tour Begins…

This 2.5-hour tour starts at Fisherman’s Wharf and ends on Government Street. We start the tour at Finest at Sea where we will try some amazing local seafood like candied salmon or smoked sablefish. This business has been operating since 1977 and has one of the largest fishing fleets in BC. We then head next door to Imagine Studio Cafe where we try some Bannock, a traditional First Nations dish of fried bread. We then head to Fisherman’s Wharf where we will sample one of Canada’s greatest inventions, the Hawaiian pizza! Learn more about the history of one of the worlds most divisive dishes.

The Tour Continues…

We take a leisurely stroll through historic James Bay to the Inner Harbour where we will pass some of Victoria’s most visited sights including The Pendray Inn, The Legislature Building, The Empress Hotel and the stunning Waterfront Causeway. We then stop at the historic Steamship Terminal Building for a unique maple syrup tasting and the most popular dessert in Western Canada, the Nanaimo Bar.  We head to bustling Government Street to stop for a traditional poutine as well as a chocolate from Canada’s oldest chocolatier. We end the tour with a BC ice-wine tasting at Artisan Wine. Did you know that BC is now the largest wine producing region in Canada and that 95% of BC wine is consumed in BC! At the end of the tour every guest will receive our exclusive Eat Like a Local discount card.

Details

Seasonal: May-September
Day: Wednesday-Sunday
Time: 2:30pm-5pm (2.5 HRS)
Meeting Place: Finest At Sea (27 Erie St.)
Ending Place: Artisan Wine Shop (644 Broughton St.)
Cost: Adult: $105 | Youth: $90

Dietary Concerns

We can accommodate most allergies on this tour however we cannot accommodate the following: Shellfish & Gluten. This tour does not have a vegetarian option however a pescatarian option is available. Maks are not mandatory but suggested.

Highlights

• 10+ samples of food & beverages from 7 culinary stops
• Guided tour of Fisherman’s Wharf, Inner Harbour and Government Street
• Sample Canadian dishes including poutine, local seafood, maple syrup, BC ice-wine, nanaimo bars, bannock, and more.
• Learn about iconic landmarks such as The Parliament Buildings, The Steamship Terminal, The Empress Hotel, and more.
• All guests receive a souvenir map and our signature Eat Like a Local Card.

Info

Capacity: Min 2 Max 16 Guests
Walking Distance: Roughly 2.5 km, total walking time is roughly 1 hour.
Price includes: All food & beverage samples and expert local tour guide
Weather: Tour runs regardless of weather
Seasonal: Tour only operates May-September

EAT LIKE A CANADIAN TOUR

Duration

2.5 hours

Price

$105.00 – Adults
$90.00 – Youth

Availability

May – September

A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL SEE

smoked seafood
Bannock with jam
hawaiian pizza