Beach cruising and surfing can work up quite an appetite. Luckily, there’s no shortage of mouth watering dishes around town. Whether you’re in the mood for a grab and go meal from a food truck or a world class culinary experience, we’ve got you covered.
Darwin’s Café (Botanical Gardens) – Take a 5 minute walk from the resort, into a whimsical garden to start your day. The menu changes regularly and offers something for everyone. Tell Dylan, the head honcho, we sent you. And he’ll surely get your Sunday Funday started.
Tofitian – After a peaceful sleep listening to waves crash, get an early start and grab your caffeine fix from this local roaster down the road. All of their fresh pastries pair perfectly with your cup of joe.
Wild Side – Nothing says Island breakfast like a breakfast taco. Grab a couple to go while you head out on your next adventure.
Sea Monster Noodle Bar – This place won the new business award for a reason. Try their Asian inspired dishes of noodles, poke and steam bun sandwiches.
Tacofino – You can’t say Tofino food blog without mentioning Tacofino. If you’re from Vancouver, chances are you’ve tried one of their two restaurants on the mainland. Don’t miss out on the original food truck that made them famous. Get there early to beat the line.
Shelter – This place is always buzzing. The atmosphere and the food is excellent. Snag a spot on the patio and don’t forget your pooch, it’s dog friendly.
Wolf in the Fog – Whether you’re a foodie or not, this is a must try. Five star food in a relaxed atmosphere. Get started with a potato crusted oyster and a fancy cocktail. It’s OK if you snap a pic. Everything is Instagram-worthy.
Ice House – Straight off a local fishing boat, try some oysters or the catch of the day. It doesn’t get any fresher than this. Time your visit right to catch the sunset.
Driftwood Café (At the Wickaninnish) – This outdoor patio overlooks Cox Bay and is the perfect setting for an afternoon stop to sip on a local beer while watching the sets roll in.
The Hatch Waterfront Pub – The newest addition to the Tofino food scene, as of May 2017. The view combined with live music, is sure to attract both locals and travelers alike.