(@ilukaespresso/Instagram)

It’s no secret everyone was disappointed when Starbucks announced their fan favourite eggnog latte would be excluded from their holiday menu this year. 

Across the internet, fans were outraged, unsure of how they would make it through the holiday season without their favourite drink in hand. Something they had looked forward to all year.

But don’t fret! We’re here to help.

Coffee shops across Victoria are now announcing their very own eggnog lattes and other holiday drink menus. This means you can still live your eggnog latte dreams while supporting local businesses.

Here are 7 coffee shops in Greater Victoria where you can get an eggnog latte:

Union Pacific Coffee Co.

Union Pacific Coffee now has Eggnog Lattes, White Chocolate Mochas, Honey Cinnamon Oat Lattes and Peppermint Mochas!

  • Location: 537 Herald Street
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday to Saturday

Good Earth Coffeehouse

Good Earth Coffeehouse kicks off the holidays with a Cinnamon Eggnog Latte and a dairy-free Oat Nog Latte! Other holiday drink offerings include a Candy Cane Caffe Mocha and a Gingerbread Caffe Latte.

  • Location: 3450 Uptown Boulevard #109
  • Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday

Cracked Mug Coffee

This season, Cracked Mug Coffee is offering an eggnog latte and eggnog chai tea latte.

  • Location: 106 1090 Johnson Street
  • Hours: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

The Allenby Coffee Bar

This year, you can get your holiday eggnog latte favourite at the Allenby Coffee Bar as well as Spiced Apple Cider, Frosted Gingerbread Lattes and a Candy Cane Flat White!

  • Location: 2865A Foul Bay Road
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 

Iluka Espresso 

Iluka Espresso is featuring their very own Eggnog Latte this holiday season. Check them out!

  • Location: 101 Island Highway #100
  • Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday

Koffi

This season, Koffi will have an Eggnog Latte and a Peppermint Mocha added to their drink menu. Just in time!

  • Location: 1441 Haultain Street
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday to Sunday

Milano Coffee

Milano wants you to get in the mood with a little nog in your latte this season. Try their new Eggnog Latte!

  • Location: 817 Government Street
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Know of another location serving up an eggnog latte in Victoria? Let us know in the comment section or email us at tips@victoriabuzz.com!

Subscribe to the Victoria Buzz newsletter to receive the latest news, events and more directly to your inbox. Every day.