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This week, one thread on the Victoria subreddit has been attracting attention for all the right reasons.

On Wednesday, Redditor always_albina took to the front page of the internet to ask one vital, eternally relevant question: “Where to get the best Nanaimo bar in Victoria?”

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This coconut-custard-chocolate treat named after the Vancouver Island city has been a popular Canadian dessert for decades.

Here’s a list of eateries that Redditors think get it just right:

Ruth & Dean

  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    Saturday-Sunday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Location: 1310 Douglas St

Roost Vineyard Bistro, Farm Bakery & Winery

  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 6 a.m. – 8 p.m.
    Saturday-Sunday, 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Location: 9100 E Saanich Rd

The Dutch Bakery & Coffee Shop 

  • Hours: Monday-Saturday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Sunday, closed
  • Location: 718 Fort St

QV Café & Bakery

  • Hours: Monday-Sunday, 6:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.
  • Location: 1701 Government St

Café Bliss

Sunshine pouring in our front windows and a fresh batch of Bliss Bars! Bliss Bar :: A coconut base, creamy vanilla…

Posted by Bliss on Tuesday, January 15, 2019

  • Hours: Monday-Sunday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Location: 556 Pandora Ave

Green Cuisine Vegetarian Restaurant

  • Hours: Monday-Sunday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Location: Market Square, 560 Johnson St

Think they left out your favourite Nanaimo Bar hotspot? Comment below to let us know!

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