Tag Archives: al fresco dining Vancouver Island

Rob’s Lighthouse Eatery in Cowichan Bay

Eating outdoors is a rite of summer for us, whether we are at home or on the road. It is one of the great pleasures of the season, especially when a dining experience turns up a happy new find like … Continue reading

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Rustic country ambiance and honest food at Cowichan’s Alderlea Farm Cafe

We love the concept of farm-to-table food and all the fresh goodness it brings to dining out.  The Cowichan Valley is rife with delightful finds of this genre, including Alderlea Farm Café, perched in the bucolic Glenora area. Alderlea started … Continue reading

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Beautiful food in a beautiful setting at Cowichan’s Vinoteca

We have always been fans of Fatima Da Silva’s culinary creations.  We first discovered her talents in the kitchen when she ran Bistro 161 in downtown Duncan.  More recently, she has transferred her flair for food to a beautiful early … Continue reading

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Tiny Tidal Taco Shack earns a big following – for good reason

‘Dining out’ has a whole new meaning when you eat at Qualicum Bay’s Tidal Taco Shack.  There is no other option – you eat at the picnic tables overlooking the sweeping vistas of Georgia Strait and the Coast Mountains, or … Continue reading

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