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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Shopping Centre
“Uptown is Vancouver Island’s Premier Shopping, Dining and Entertainment Experience. Picture Yaletown Vancouver but on the Island. Uptown is a new style of complex with a huge open courtyard with beautiful gardens and seating for shoppers to have coffee or lunch. Stores include- Whole Foods Market, The North Face, Plenty, Urban Barn, Shoppers Drug Mart, Michaels, Best Buy, Walmart, Moores Clothing for Men, Forever XXI, H & M, Qoola, The Noodle Box, Blush Nail Spa, Salon Felice, Starbucks, Cupcakes, Bell, Rogers, Telus, The Bone & Biscuit Co. and many others.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Route
“While the parking can be a bit confusing, here you'll find a collection of places to eat (from coffee bars, to sushi, to Noodle Box, and more), a local library, plus a mix of clothing shops, and big chain/big box staples from Whole Foods to Petcetera to Walmart.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Lake
“Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary is an excellent place for year-round birdwatching, especially during the spring and fall migration.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Great for grabbing some groceries, or a bite to eat from the hot bar. There is also a Discovery coffee and a Bliss smoothie bar inside for coffee or a snack in walking distance. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Big Box Store
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“Best grocery prices in the city and it's a SuperCentre, so there is everything you need. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“New outdoor mall with many upscale stores - includes Starbucks, clothing shops, 24-7 drug store and Walmart.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“The Keg is a steakhouse - and a reasonably pricey one. BUT - the one in our neighbourhood has a nice lounge and good beer and wine menu. The lounge menu (available throughout the restaurant if you ask for it) has decent casual dinner and appie options – and not super pricey.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Tuna Tahlitian is pretty good. Not sure if I spell right. Good environment. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Establishment
“Victoria has an amazing bike infrastructure, and if you are at all cyclistically-inclined, you should definitely check it out. In particularly, the Galloping Goose and Lochside trails are worth a wander down, on foot or by bike. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Shopping centre includes many retailers such as Walmart, Forever 21, Starbucks, Shoppers Drug mart, Future shop and lots of places to grab a bite to eat!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Noodlebox along with Browns Social house and Boston pizza are in the uptown center”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Authentic North Indian Cuisine served with a smile.We at Sizzling Tandoor are committed to preserving a Culture, tradition and standard in culinary tastes that a customer would appreciate. The Sizzling Tandoor name has since become an icon of Indian cuisine and established itself as the favored restaurant of curry and Tandoori dishes across Victoria.If you are a first-time visitor, you will find our cuisine versatile, ranging from extremely mild to the richly pungent. We offer a richly-varied menu of fresh, natural ingredients, wholesome sauces and flavorful spices. Available on SkipTheDishes ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Named after a 1920s passenger car, this nearly 60km biking trail will take you from Victoria to Sooke. You can also walk and horseback ride along this trail. Asphalt, rainforest, and canyons are all part of your journey along this wonderful Southern Vancouver Island trail.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Use the Galloping Goose Trail to reach Swan Lake and jog around the lake then return on the Galloping Goose at the other end.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“Chemist + they have a bit of everything. Snacks, milk and basic groceries as well as beauty products.”
  • 2 locals recommend