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Tooks On Cook

Harris Green
Cafe, Canadian, Soups
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1031 Cook St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3Z7, Canada
+1 250-386-5512
07:30 - 17:30
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Mon - Wed 07:30 - 17:30
Thu 07:30 - 18:00
Sat 08:30 - 17:00
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Winnipeg, Canada
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We ate lunch here on the recommendation of a local Victorian. Good food. Nice homemade soup. Decent selection.

Thank stillaliveca
Victoria, Canada
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

My wife and I recently went to Took's on Cook for lunch. I had a reuben sandwich which was wonderful. Lots of sauerkraut and corned beef. My wife had the soup the day which she said was delicious. I will most certainly come back here again.

Thank dev350
Modesto, California
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98 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden gem on the corner of fort and cook streets. It's both a bakery and cafe. It has a varied menu for both breakfast and lunch.

Thank Thomas N
Victoria, Canada
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Never been here before even though they've been on Cook Street a very long time. We were very surprised how large this place is because from the outside it looks tiny. Wonderful coffee and made to order sandwiches for us that day. We'll be back another day though to try some of their amazing goodies they had on display.

Thank stayhealthy2014
Cleveland, Ohio
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92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We happened upon this place, but it's worth seeking out if you want a casual, authentic spot for locals. Great baked goods and hot drinks. I wouldn't seek it out for meal, but for snacks it's affordable as it's off the beaten path and good.

Thank 2acorns
Victoria, Canada
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155 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

The food was better than the meeting, by far. A club house, custom made on bread, well, that tasted home baked. The lunch experience was added to by a gracious and friendly staff that really seemed to enjoy their craft! Lunch again soonest!

Thank Craig T
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Super yummy baked goods! Muffins, croissants, banana bread. Rice krispie squares. Best raspberry crumble muffin ever!!

Thank Michelle D
Reno, Nevada
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We ran across this place on accident while looking for a place to eat an early lunch. This bakery had all sorts of quick lunch items. We tried a quiche, ham and cheese croissant, and the Greek salad. All were delicious. The soup and sandwich I saw also looked good. We went back to the counter for dessert and had... More 

Thank NVtoSF
Victoria, Canada
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2015

I love the split pea soup here!!! Once I arrived starving just as they tuned off the open sign. I had my heart and my taste buds set on some of their soup to warm and fill me up on a cold dark night. I knocked and the lady let me in so I was able to get my soup... More 

Thank j b
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

This is our go to spot for comfort food every time we are in Victoria, BC. Shepherd's Pie is outstanding as usual. Their homemade pastries don't disappoint. Their soup and made to order sandwiches are divine. Is you are looking for a great lunch spot you won't be dis-satisfied.

Thank Shtfjysdkodgffki

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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1031 Cook St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3Z7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Harris Green
  • Neighbourhood: Harris Green
  • Phone Number: +1 250-386-5512

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?