Gourmet Victoria Dinner & Drinks TourThe ultimate gourmet food tour experience! Join us on an evening stroll along the Blanshard Corridor from the Royal Theatre to City Hall where we stop at four of our favorite restaurants for a progressive meal paired with delicious drinks.
With Pairing: $129.99
Without Pairing: $109.99
The Tour Begins…
We start the tour at the The Livet, a modern restaurant serving west coast small plates with a lively and young vibe. Here we dine on house-made charcuterie including meats, cheeses and their mind-blowing focaccia bread. We pair this board with a glass of bubbly to get the tour started off right. We then head next door to Yalla for some beautiful Middle-Eastern dishes paired with a local craft beer. Did you know that Victoria is considered the craft beer cradle of Canada? Here we will try some Hoyne beer from local brewmaster Sean Hoyne, which pairs perfectly with the spices that make Middle Eastern food so enticing.
The Tour Continues…
After a lovely stroll aong the Blanshard Corridor passing historic St. Andrews Cathedral and the old Carnegie Library built in 1904, we continue the tour to the modern Dobosala Cantina. One of 3 restaurants owned by local celebrity chef Kunal Ghose, this restaurant takes inspiration from multiple culinary influences such as Hawaiian, South Asian and Indigenous dishes. Kunal was named one of the Top Foodies of the Year for 2018 and his growing empire of local restaurants are highly respected in our city. Here we try an Asian inspired dish paired with an amazing refreshing cocktail.
The Final Stop
We end the tour at the newly renovated Veneto Kitchen & Bar located across the street from iconic City Hall. Here we do an incredible tiramisu profiterole dessert from pastry chef extraordinaire Courtney Francis. We pair this elegant Northern Italian dessert with their beautiful signature cocktail, one of the most popular drinks at this very trendy cocktail lounge.
Available Year-Round: Tuesday-Thursday
Friday & Saturday (by request only)
Time: 5:30pm-8pm (2.5 HRS)
Meeting Place: The Livet (804 Broughton Street)
Ending Place: Veneto (1450 Douglas Street)
Cost With Pairing: $129.99 (plus 5% GST and $1.50 booking fee)
Cost Without Pairing: $109.99 (plus 5% GST and $1.50 booking fee)
Dietary Concerns & Alcohol Policy
We can accommodate most allergies on this tour however we can not accommodate the following: Gluten or dairy. All of our tours have a vegetarian option that must be requested during the booking process. The legal drinking age in British Columbia is 19 years of age. You may be required to present your government issued ID to participate in tastings. A secondary piece of ID is also required in BC. You may be asked to show ID at the tastings and Off The Eaten Track is not responsible if you are denied service.
• Visit 4 unique and local restaurants for a fun and filling dinner with alcohol pairings
• Drinks include a glass of bubbles, a local beer and two craft cocktails
• Delicious food pairings designed for each drink including charcuterie, mains and dessert
• Guided tour of historic downtown with multiple sights such as Royal Theatre and St. Andrews Cathedral
• Get discounts at various stops with our Eat Like a Local Card.
Capacity: Min 4 – Max 12 guests
Walking Distance: Roughly 1 km, total walking time approximately 25 minutes
Price includes: All food & beverage tastings and expert local tour guide. Tour without pairing includes non-alcoholic beverages.
Weather: Tour runs regardless of weather
Seasonal: This tour runs year round
Please note this tour is 19+
Gourmet Victoria Dinner & Drinks Tour
With Pairing: $129.99
Without Pairing: $99.99
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