Dine Around/Stay in Town continues at restaurants and hotels around the region, including the Steamship Grill and Bar (pictured) on the Inner Harbour. Photo courtesy Steamship Grill and Bar

Still time to try out new dinner spots during Victoria’s Dine Around/Stay in Town

Annual promotion helps introduce people to local restaurants and hotels

Looking for someplace different to try for that special date or meal out with the family?

Tourism Victoria and the BC Restaurant and Foodservices Association’s Victoria branch are heading into their second weekend for the annual Dine Around Stay in Town. On now through Feb. 4, the off-season promotion is designed to give area residents and visitors alike a chance to test out local eateries for the first time or visit favourite spots for a choice of three-course meals specially crafted for the occasion.

Meals prices are evened off at $20, $30, $40 and $50 with each restaurant offering one or more of the price points.

Local hotels are also in on the act, offering special deals starting at $89 a night, aimed at the staycation market.

For more information and a list of participating businesses, visit tourismvictoria.com/eat-drink/dine-around.

editor@vicnews.com

Just Posted

Canada has enough pipelines to get the moon

Pipelines totalling 840,000 kilometres run across Canada

Christmas craft beer show coming to Victoria

50 breweries will be featured in the third annual Christmas Craft Beer Show

Canadian university profs are getting older and working longer

New statistics also show more women in Canadian university faculties

West Shore parents want $10-a-day daycare pilot at other centres

Some parents want pilot funding going towards families in financial need

NDP’s Jagmeet Singh proposes new approach to tackling opioid crisis

Singh says the government should look at harm reduction rather than punishment

Fashion Fridays: 5 coats you need this winter!

Kim XO, lets you know the best online shopping tips during Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Migrants streaming into Tijuana, but now face long stay

U.S. border inspectors are processing about 100 asylum claims a day at the main border crossing with San Diego

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers wanted list for the week of Nov. 14

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

One month after legalization, illicit cannabis shops doing brisk business

When asked what has changed since Canada legalized on Oct. 17, one staffer said: “We’re just busier.”

Hunter who saved B.C. man pinned inside smashed truck says ‘God was sending me to him’

Sayward man describes chance discovery of Duncan Moffat, 23, in northern Vancouver Island woods

Road-weary Canucks thumped 6-2 by Wild

Vancouver hosts the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday

Toronto private school didn’t report alleged sexual assault to police

Police say a sexual assault at an all-boys Catholic institution was not reported to them

China says butt out; Canada calls for release of “arbitrarily” detained Muslims

A Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman accused Canada’s envoy of going beyond their diplomatic roles

Harsh storms have nearly tripled power outages in last five years, BC Hydro says

More frequent and severe storms have damaged Hydro’s electrical systems since 2013

Most Read