Feast on Local Fare in Sooke

With all the sights to see in Sooke, it’s not unusual for explorers to work up quite an appetite. One question is asked by every single visitor. Where should we eat? But, with so many dining options – how do you decide? We’ve picked some of our favourites for locals and tourists alike.

Little Vienna Café, Bakery, and Marketplace

Alongside traditional breakfast dishes like omelettes and french toast, this quaint little bakery offers up homemade crepes to suite every palate. Late risers can even take advantage of the café’s extended “light breakfast”, which is served until 3pm. The café also offers lunch, desserts, and other takeaways for those who want to try a little of everything, as well as gluten free for patrons who require or prefer it.

Little Vienna Cafe

Wild Mountain Restaurant.

This West Coast cuisine reflects the harvest and season. Owners Oliver Kienast and Brooke Fader believe that flavor begins in the seed and soil. It is because of this that they are committed to using as many local ingredients as possible. They are strong believers in collaborating with local gardeners, farmers and foragers; this is seen throughout their menu. Be sure to make a reservation to have the best experience possible, it can book up quickly.

Wild Mountain Restaurant

West Coast Grill

West Coast Grill is committed to providing guest with the freshest local ingredients. With a wide range of culinary creations from farm to plate and sea to fork, they make all their dishes from scratch. Available for breakfast, lunch and dinner West Coast Grill is a great choice any time of day. With locations in Sooke, Nelson, and Kelowna you can enjoy their delicious fare across the province.

West Coast Grill

Shirley Delicious  Shirley’s takes a creative twist on traditional soups and salads and the result is downright delicious. For those who saved space for dessert, this lovely little lunchtime bistro offers a plethora of baked goods, made in house with love. It is a favourite for locals and tourists alike.

Shirley Delicious

Stickleback West Coast Eatery

Situated in Cooper’s Cove, just minutes from Sooke this unique dining experience includes a variety of house made burgers and fries, pastas, to some of their signature dishes like the sunshine halibut or the baby back ribs.  Conceived from a love of the West Coast and the natural surroundings it is rumored to be the most beautiful patio on Vancouver Island.

Stickleback West Coast Eatery


Route 14

Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Sooke, Route 14 is a great place to enjoy fine food in a causal atmosphere. They use the freshest ingredients in their kitchen and believe in the ethical treatment of animals. All their seafood is an ocean certified and they only use free-range eggs. Whether you’re looking for premium sterling silver steaks, house made or Pacific – Route 14 is the perfect place to enjoy some delicious food.

Route 14

Sooke is a great place to be for a truly incredible dining experience. These are just a few favourites; there are many more wonderful places to dine in the area. Make Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina your home base for excitement and adventure in Sooke. Book your stay today