Wednesday, September 30, 2020



This Saanich fish and chips spot is closing its doors at the end of...

Sharky's Fish & Chips originally opened in 1984 and became a local favourite

This popular downtown Spanish eatery is re-opening in August

Chorizo and Co. originally closed without explanation last April

Popular Victoria food delivery service shuts down for good

'My Accio' had a 4.9 star rating on social media, along with several good reviews

Grab a FREE root beer at any A&W in Canada this Saturday

Can't say no to that! 🥤

Starbucks is getting rid of plastic straws by 2020

Saving the world, one plastic straw at a time 🌎

7-Eleven is giving away FREE slurpees next week

No strings attached! 🥤

Self-harvested shellfish causes illnesses on southern Vancouver Island

Island Health has issued an advisory containing information about areas closed to shellfish harvesting

4 Victoria restaurants make top 100 list for outdoor dining in Canada

It's officially patio season! 😍

This Central Saanich pub has reduced its waste by 80%

One small step for the Prairie Inn Pub, one big leap for sustainability

This Victoria company will deliver artisan ice cream straight to your door

Can't say no to a rich, creamy treat like this 😍

Popular downtown Victoria pizzeria appears to be closed for good

Famous Original was the place to go for New York style pizza in town

7-Eleven is giving away FREE slurpees this month

You just have to do one little thing 😉

Tim Hortons has finally put poutine on the menu

Canadian AF 🇨🇦

Earls Restaurant applies for extended late-night hours at downtown location

Should the application be approved, Earls will stay open for an extra hour seven days a week.

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! 🍻