Top things to do in Tofino

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Wolf in the Fog

Reserve ahead for your table at this sparkling regional- and seasonal-focused restaurant that earned a spot on the Canada's 100 Best restaurants list in 2018. The menu is split into single and sharing plates. The la…
Park in Tofino

Meares Island

Visible across Clayoquot Sound and accessible via kayak or water taxi from the Tofino waterfront, Meares Island was the site of the key 1984 Clayoquot Sound anti-logging protest that kicked off the region's latter-d…
Canadian in Tofino

Shed

True, it’s a shed of sorts, albeit a very nice one with candles, an open kitchen, lovely wood furnishings – and quite decent food: Count on quick-fire burgers, salads and creative ‘bowls’ headlined by the stand-out …
Canadian in Tofino

Sobo

It’s hard not to love a restaurant whose name is short for 'sophisticated bohemian,' a label that might have been invented with Tofino in mind. Once a humble food truck, Sobo is now an ultra-contemporary bricks-and-…
Brewery in Tofino

Tofino Brewing Company

Slip into this recently renovated tasting room in an industrial park and enjoy a $7 'flight' of taster suds amid the polished beer vats and au naturel pine furnishings. For a true beach-to-table experience ask for t…
Canadian in Tofino

Shelter

This low-ceilinged designer 'shed' has kept expanding over the years, but has never lost its welcoming locals' hangout feel. The perfect spot to grab lunch (fish tacos and a patio seat will do nicely), Shelter becom…
Mexican in Tofino

Tacofino

One of BC's most celebrated food trucks, Tacofino serves the best fish tacos in the region from a disheveled metallic machine with the Virgin of Guadalupe emblazoned on the side. The specialties are Baja-style fish …
Seafood in Tofino

Schooner

A Tofino fixture for almost 70 years, this local legend has never rested on its laurels. Start your evening with a cocktail, then launch your voyage into the region's seafood bounty: the giant, two-person 'admiral's…
Park in Tofino

Ahousat

Situated on remote Flores Island and accessed by tour boat or kayak, Ahousat is the mystical location of the spectacular Wild Side Heritage Trail, a moderately difficult path that traverses 11km of forests, beaches …
Gardens in Tofino

Tofino Botanical Gardens

Explore what coastal temperate rainforests are all about by checking out the frog pond, forest boardwalk, native plants and educational workshops at this smashing, bird-packed attraction. New sculptures have been ad…