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“antique shops”(17 reviews)
“antique row”(8 reviews)
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Street lined with antique shops, restored old houses and lots of cafes.
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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for some local antiques- upper Fort Street is your place...all sorts of Auction Houses. Several coffee shops with outdoor seating (obviously in the summer)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RainEsplen
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We made reservations before our vacation for the Keg Restaurant on Fort Street. We were seated on the second floor and were able to look out our window to see the lights shining on the Empress Hotel. Meal was spectacular.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ken R
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Shops and restaurants on Fort run from the water a couple of kilometres east. There are many great shops for antiques, souvenirs and other items. Many nice places to eat can be found as well. The can be some interesting characters wandering around the intersection...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TrekTOS
Reviewed June 19, 2018

A pleasant easy walk right in the heart of Victoria. Start out by going for an awesome breakfast at the Blue Fox. The best place in town for breakfast. Try one of twelve eggs Benedict. If you are late don't worry thay have an all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank peterhN4599JM
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Now, this is a fun street to explore. Do a little shopping at the Dutch Bakery and then eat at Beijing Bistro. You won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kris133
Reviewed June 11, 2018

What a great street, especially for antique shoppers, because there are some excellent antique stores here. But also there is Crust, an excellent bakery that carries several good gluten-free options, and The Blue Fox, where there is always a line-up for breakfast or lunch, because...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank annekitaeff
Reviewed May 3, 2018

More touristy stuff. BUT - east of Douglas, the neighbourhood changes. Less touristy, more antiques and the like.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed April 28, 2018

This is a major street in Victoria. It covers the area from downtown to the hospital. I walked from Craigadaroch castle in to downtown area. There are many old restored homes along the road. In the downtown area there are many interesting restaurants and shops....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter J
Reviewed April 9, 2018

A little bit disappointing. Not much diversity of vendors but worth wandering through. The usual tourist merchandise selection with only a few quality shops.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank joanie817
Reviewed March 5, 2018

If you're into antiques, this is the place to go. Lots of shops to browse in, good restaurants along the way.

Date of experience: March 2018
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