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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.