Timeless Toys in Oak Bay Village

Timeless Toys

Timeless Toys focus’ on toys and games that foster children’s learning and development, but most importantly, are fun! Timeless Toys is owned and run by parents with backgrounds in education so, just like you, we select all our toys with love and care. Come in and explore our Timeless selection! Discover a treasure that is sure to become a lasting favourite to the child it’s chosen for. You’ll find there’s a toy for every child in our huge selection – and some nostalgia of toys from your own childhood!

Side Street Studio

Side Street Studio specializes in unique, locally-crafted and original pottery, jewellery, textiles, glass-art, wood turnings and bowls, carvings, sculptures, west coast photography, art cards and books; all unique and one-of-a-kind. There are gifts for every occasion; birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, house-warmings, romantic events, thanks you’s, good luck and just for you!

If it is not made in British Columbia then it is not sold at Side Street Studio.

Vis-a-vis Restaurant

Vis-à-Vis Bouchon & Bar

Vis-à-Vis Bouchon & Bar endeavor to provide you with a personalized and engaging experience. With a front row seat, you are able to interact with the Bartender & Charcutier while sipping on a glass of carefully selected wine from our extensive list, as well as locally crafted beers or signature artisan cocktails. Enjoy your experience inside with beautiful country-French décor, or sit out in the sunshine on the only patio seating on Oak Bay Avenue!

Willows Galley

Willows Galley Fish & Chips

At Willows Galley, fish & chips is the specialty! They offer a variety of fresh and delicious fish right next to the most beautiful beach in Victoria. Including halibut, cod, oysters, prawns and scallops, chowder, coleslaw, fries … and even poutine!

Find Willows Galley in Estevan Village in Oak Bay. The menu includes many other fast food favorites perfect for grown-ups and kids. Burgers, hot dogs, pulled pork, chicken strips and more. Willow’s Galley even does gluten-free!

“When I worked here before, people always referred to Willows Galley as the Cheers’ kind of atmosphere, where everybody knows your name,” Dave Higgins, Owner.

Oak Bay Seafood

Oak Bay Seafood

Oak Bay Seafood is a local, sustainable Fish Market and take-away spot! Find a wonderful selection of local fish (salmon, halibut, ling cod, grey cod, steelhead, rockfish, sole & more) and shellfish (Dungeness crab, spot prawn tails, clams, mussels, and oysters).

They also carry a variety of smoked options: hot and cold smoked salmon, oysters, and sablefish available both in the fresh case and frozen.

If you’re craving seafood and don’t have time to cook your own, you can pick up one of Oak Bay Seafood’s fresh-made take away meals or snacks.

  • fish and chips
  • popcorn shrimp
  • salmon burgers
  • salmon belly bites or fins
  • soups
  • sandwiches
The Village Butcher

The Village Butcher

Welcome to the Village Butcher! Oak Bay’s home of free-range and hormone-free meats. The Village Butcher aims to provide the highest quality, locally sourced products and cuts of meat. They pride themselves on providing the finest meat and poultry to the local community and restaurants in the Victoria area.

Specializing in local, hormone-free and antibiotic-free meat, housemade sausages and other carnivorous delights!

Cobs Bread

COBS Bread

COBS Bread is proud to be your local Oak Bay Bakery. Each morning Dina and her team of dedicated bakers are up early making bread from scratch. All of their traditional breads contain no added preservatives, artificial colours, sugar or dairy.

Find sweet treats, or savoury loafs of all kinds, fresh every day!

COBS Bread also donates all their leftover bread to local food banks.

Chef on the Run

Chef on the Run

Chef on the Run produces a menu of fresh meals that changes weekly, and each item is carefully prepared in our kitchen using fresh ingredients and our own recipes designed by our Head Chef. We are also able to accommodate almost any catering request or contract service, and would love to part of your special event! Please contact us with any questions!

Hide + Seek Coffee

Hide + Seek Coffee

Come Hide out + Seek friends at Hide + Seek Coffee, a welcoming space serving exceptional coffee, baked goods and teas in the heart of Oak Bay Village.

Enjoy one of your favourite records from Hide + Seek’s vinyl collection or stop by for their weekly public knitting nights! It’s all about community and coffee here.

The Whole Beast

The Whole Beast’s delivers high-quality, handcrafted cured meats using traditional techniques and ethically raised heritage breed animals sourced locally from Vancouver Island. They are an army of artisan cured meat producers based in Oak Bay.

The Whole Beast stays true to handmade, traditional, artisan cured meats. They don’t believe in unnecessary additives, preservatives or fillers. They also offer a wide variety of preserves, pickles, mustards, infusions, and cooked ready to eat products are made on the premises by experienced chefs.