Friday, February 21, 2020



This Filipino fast food chain just announced a massive Canadian expansion

The company plans to open 100 new stores across the country!
a&w plastic straws

A&W will eliminate plastic straws in its restaurants by next year

The chain will start offering fully bio-degradable paper straws instead. 🍺
Starbucks Happy Hour

All Starbucks locations in Canada will be closed on Monday

Staff will be undergoing implicit racial bias training for the afternoon

Whole Foods Market is bringing a mochi ice cream bar to Victoria

We can't wait to try these! 🍨

This downtown Victoria patio restaurant is BACK for the summer (CONTEST)

WIN a 1 night stay at Hotel Grand Pacific and a $50 gift card by LIKING this post and following the instructions here:
king of donair

Halifax’s King of Donair is coming to British Columbia

A Victoria store is in the works!

BeaverTails will be giving away FREE pastries this week

Yes, you read that right: FREE! 🎉

Tim Hortons will offer a doughnut breakfast sandwich for one morning in June

Maybe this will help with their failing reputation? 🤔

14 Vancouver Island breweries will be featured at Vancouver Craft Beer Week

Where the food is good and the beer flows free 🍻

Tim Hortons fails to rank on list of Canada’s top 50 most reputable companies

Its the second report this year to show the brand slipping with Canadians

Uptown Noodlebox responds to allegations of post on social media

The post contained screenshots of what appears to be moldy chicken
farmers' market

Agricultural innovation in BC to get $14 million boost from governments

Get ready for some new food trends to blow up soon!

Victoria man could become the next MasterChef Canada

And he wants to open up a restaurant here!
beach food

Beach Food Fridays & Saturdays provides fun in the sun at Colwood Waterfront

The weekly event will run the rest of May through September

Victoria ranked #17 among world’s best beer cities

This doesn't surprise us 💁🏼‍♀️

10 places to grab a Caesar in Victoria this National Caesar Day

Ever have a pierogi in your Caesar? How about chicken skin?

Take a look at Phillips Brewing & Malting Co.’s new tasting room (PHOTOS)

These photos are making us thirsty! 🍻
Camosun Students Category 12 Brewing Beer

Here’s how much Canadians spent on liquor last year

Per person, British Columbians were the second-biggest spenders in Canada at $864

BC Breweries bag eight medals at World Beer Cup awards

Time to crack open a cold BC brew 🍻
farmers' market

An important B.C. farmers’ market program is getting an expansion

Farmers' markets are about to get a lot better 👩‍🌾

Nanaimo RCMP investigating sewing pins found in packaged food

There were three separate incidents, all involving Grimm's meat products

CFIA issues recall for pre-packaged greens sold in BC

A possible Listeria contamination is to blame

Pagliacci’s Restaurant has reopened after 3 months of renovations

One of Victoria's favourite restaurants is renovated and ready for business

Second Cup planning to convert some of its coffee shops to sell pot

The coffee company has 286 locations across Canada

Canadians don’t love Tim Hortons as much as they used to (REPORT)

One-in-three Tim Hortons customers say their opinion of company is worsening

The Victoria International Wine Festival has released its 2018 dates

Over 400 wines in one place? Yes please 🍷😃

Downtown Victoria’s Board Game Cafe is now serving alcohol

Beer + Board Games = Awesome! 🍻

Raw oyster consumption leads to outbreak of norovirus in BC

About 40 cases have been reported since early March 2018

James Bay Tea Room and Restaurant to close for good

Can you guess what's taking its place?
Poke Poké Bowl

Poké has finally arrived in Victoria

Island Poké is having its grand opening on April 6!

It appears that Ming’s restaurant has closed for good

It was declared 'highly hazardous' by the Vancouver Island Health Authority last month
Songhees Nation

Camosun College and Songhees Nation partner to educate Indigenous learners

The Songhees Nation has its own food truck, and soon it'll have even more cooks to supply it.
Starbucks Happy Hour

Starbucks is bringing back its happy hour with more deals than ever

The deals are only available via invitation... Here's how to get yours ☕

Tim Hortons stores in Canada are getting a $700 million facelift (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

A shiny, new place to enjoy our double-doubles!
Dairy Queen BOGO

Blizzards are buy-one-get-one for 99¢ at Dairy Queen this week

We might not be fans of snow, but right now is a great time for a couple of Blizzards. 

Crystal Ball frappuccinos might be coming to participating Starbucks tomorrow

Will it taste as magical as it sounds? 🤔

Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub featured in viral video for its glitter beer (VIDEO)

The internet is losing its mind over glitter beer
Camosun Students Category 12 Brewing Beer

Camosun students partner with Category 12 Brewing to “enhance craft beer consumption”

Fancy yourself a craft beer expert? These Camosun students could use your help.

Costco could start delivering groceries across Canada

They've been delivering groceries in the U.S. since October 2017
Barb's Fish and Chips

Victoria’s busiest fish and chips restaurant just got a new floating home (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Barb's Fish and Chips has a new home in Fisherman's Wharf, and it's bigger and better than ever before