(Photo by Ricky's Family Restaurant)

For the love of grilled cheese!

This Wednesday, April 12th marks a joyful celebration you might not have known about but will surely enjoy. 

National Grilled Cheese Day is just two days away and in anticipation of the delectable day, we’ve put together five of the best grilled cheese eateries in Victoria for you to enjoy:

Sour Pickle Cafe

Here you can expect a delicious cheddar and mozzarella cheese sammy with your choice of bread. 

  • Where: 1623 Store Street
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Grilled to the Mac

You know its got to be good if the business has a focus on cheese!

  • Where: 5871 Sooke Road in Sooke
  • When:
    • Monday closed
    • Tuesday 12 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
    • Wednesday 12 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
    • Thursday 12 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
    • Friday 12 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
    • Saturday 12 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
    • Sunday 12 p.m.to 4:45 p.m.

The Drake Eatery 

At the Drake Eatery, sourdough lovers will enjoy an original house made sandwich featuring kimchi, aged cheddar and paired with Gruyère swiss cheese.

  • Where: 517 Pandora Avenue
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 12 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Part and Parcel

With a side of fries, guests will enjoy a fancy grilled cheese made with Fol Epi sourdough, aged cheddar and seasonal toppings.

  • Where: 2656 Quadra Street
  • When: 
    • Tuesday to Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Ricky’s All Day Grill

Is there such a thing as too much cheese? 

Ricky’s All Day Grill serves up a cheesy grilled cheese packed with four different cheeses and served on parmesan-crusted sourdough for the perfect combination of ooey and gooey.

  • Where: 2900 Douglas Street
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Know of a must try spot? Let us know in the comment section below!