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Must Try Restaurants in Sooke, BC

Sooke, British Columbia is an absolutely stunning place to visit on the West Coast of Canada. Just 45 minutes from the capital city of Victoria,  Sooke offers visitors some of the most incredible natural beauty on Vancouver Island from the pristine, windswept beaches to forested trails and unique natural phenomena. Not only is Sooke one of the best places for outdoor recreation, this funky Canadian coastal town is known for its great food scene as well! With some of the best eateries, bistros, coffee shops and food trucks on the Island, when you’re staying at an EMR Sooke property, you’ll have no trouble finding incredible Sooke restaurants! 

Coffee Shops

Little Vienna Bakery

6726 W Coast Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 1H5

This European bakery, located in the heart of Sooke is one of the best places for lunch! Dine in the sun on the garden patio where you can enjoy deli sandwiches, in-house made soups, preservative free baked goods and so much more! 

Stick in the Mud Coffee House

6715 Eustace Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0H1

Just off Otter Point Road, Stick in the Mud is where the locals go for coffee and baked goods. This roastery and coffee house is passionate about making the very best cup of coffee every time whether you’re ordering drip coffee or an espresso drink. With a great assortment of teas and fresh goodies to nibble as well, this coffee house is a must when you’re in the area! 

Serious Coffee

104-6661 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0A1

Serious Coffee is a serious staple on Vancouver Island, with locations all over, this is one of the most popular places for locals and visitors to get a great cup of coffee and baked goods whether you’re taking it to-go or enjoying one of the comfy seats in the coffee shop!

Casual Eats


6703 West Coast Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0S9

If you’re in the mood for great pizza, this is the place! Every pizza is made with hand-made pizza dough, sauce freshly made daily and high quality toppings like fresh veggies and real Italian meats. There’s no doubt that when you’re in Sooke, Pizzability is the place to get some of the best Italian style pizza!  

Mom’s Cafe

2036 Sheilds Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0P6

If you’re looking for finger-licking-good Korean fried chicken, the toasty peaks of a lemon meringue pie or just a good old fashioned burger and fries, the menu at Mom’s Cafe is filled with hearty, homemade deliciousness that really does taste like Mom’s cooking.

Stickleback Oceanfront Cider and Taphouse

5449 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0C8

Located right on the edge of beautiful Cooper’s Cove in Sooke, this oceanside restaurant is the epitome of West Coast casual dining. With a great menu filled with soups, salads, burgers, seafood dishes, plenty of gluten free options plus a wide selection of beer and cider on tap and stunning views of the calm cove, Stickleback is a great option for casual dining in Sooke! 

17 Mile House Pub

5126 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0E2

This landmark pub in Sooke is a must! Steeped in history – including some hair-raising ghost stories – is a great place to grab a pint, enjoy some classic pub food and immerse yourself in the history of Sooke! 

Global Foods

Lazy Gecko

5-6631 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0A3

This fun Mexican restaurant is the perfect place to go if you’re looking for hearty take-out food! With tons of vegetarian options and some of the biggest burritos on Vancouver Island, the Lazy Gecko is the perfect spot to fuel up before hitting the trails! 

Hara Sushi 

6661 Sooke Rd #105, Sooke, BC V9Z 0A1

When it comes to Japanese restaurants in Sooke, Hara Sushi is one of the best! Located right in Sooke central, this highly rated, casual bistro serves up some of the best Japanese cuisine in the area. Whether you’re looking for your favourite sushi roll or want to try one of their signature offerings, the food from Hara is always delicious! 

Happy Village Restaurant

2038 Otter Point Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 1A5

This menu is filled with all the classic dishes we know and love made with high quality ingredients. When you’re looking for some delicious Chinese comfort food, Happy Village is a great option! 

Teriyaki House

6250 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0G7

This unassuming restaurant is one of the best places in Sooke to find crispy tempura and delicious stir fried dishes. With lots of seating and fast, friendly service, whether you’re taking your food to-go or dining in, Teriyaki house is sure to hit the spot! 

Finer Fare

West Coast Grill

6929 W Coast Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0V1

With a stunning dining room that offers unparalleled views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and distant Olympic Mountains, West Coast Grill is the perfect restaurant in Sooke to celebrate a special evening. This upscale seafood restaurant offers guests a contemporary menu filled with fresh, local seafood, meat and produce that reflects the abundance of Vancouver Island. 

Copper Room 

1528 Whiffin Spit Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0T4

This beloved resort restaurant nestled on the edge of the water on Whiffin Spit at Sooke Harbour House is one of the best restaurants in Sooke. In the upscale, rustic west coast dining room you can find fine dining service and elegant dishes made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. 

Wild Mountain

1831 Maple Avenue South, Sooke, BC V9Z 0N9

If you’re in Sooke and want to find some food that is not only delicious but good for you and supports local farmers and producers, you’ll want to eat at Wild Mountain. This farm-to-table, organic restaurant is a part of the Slow Food Chefs Alliance and their menu is filled with dishes made from local, organic, seasonal ingredients from the flour in the pizza dough to the meat and veggies.