Amenities, Attractions & Services
True to its name, choices for dining out in Victoria-by-the-Sea include several seafood restaurants: Richards, an outdoor patio establishment, the well-known Lobster Barn on the wharf, and the Landmark Oyster House. For fine dining, Casa Mia by the Sea offers a varied menu with pasta dishes as well as surf and turf selections.
There are many shops to browse during the tourist season featuring giftware and the creations of local artisans: Emmett & Ellie’s, How Bazaar, Island Chocolates, Tidewater Merchants, Victoria Stained Glass & Wood Art, Bittersweet Rose of Victoria, Victoria’s Glass Studio, Tole Treasures & Antiques. Harvey’s General Store and the South Shore Pharmacy are located in Crapaud, a short drive away.
For winter recreation enthusiasts, the Mark Arendz Provincial Ski Park offers downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and tubing less than 15 minutes away. It also offers an extensive network of mountain biking trails in the warmer months. There are six golf courses within 30 minutes
Rediscover the magic of going to the theatre. Victoria Playhouse is a short walk from Dunrovin Shores and offers contemporary comedies, Canadian plays, concerts, and more at PEI’s theatre by the Sea. Learn more here: https://victoriaplayhouse.com/