Deli’s in Victoria

(In no particular order!)

Ottavio’s – 2272 Oak Bay Avenue?


Ottavio offers a true Italian café with Illy Caffè espresso made on traditional manual espresso machines (there is a difference!) & locally roasted Café Fantastico brewed fresh. We have a creative selection of panini, salads, soups & mixed plates created daily from our wide selection of artisan cheeses & charcuterie in our delicatessen.

Deli Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday 9 am – 6 pm  Sunday & Monday Closed

Cafe Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday 8 am – 6 pm  Sunday & Monday Closed

 Sam’s Deli & Bistro – 805 Government St.

For over 30 years, Sam’s Deli has served up their famous and made-to-order sandwiches, gourmet soups and fresh salads.

Open until 7 pm

Charelli’s Cheese Shop, Delicatessen & Catering – 2851 Foul Bay Rd.?

Charelli’s has a great selection of gourmet foods to make your next meal or party a delicious success.

Click HERE for a listing of their available cheeses.

Charelli’s has a regular rotation of Coleslaw, Potatoe, Quinoa, Greek and Bocconcini salads in the shop.

Charelli’s also has a great selection of spreads, sauces & marinades.


Tuesday to Saturday
10am – 5:30pm

Sunday and Monday
11am – 3pm

*Closed Holidays, Mother’s Day and Sundays if there is a long weekend.

Charelli’s Take-out Food Window is open

Broughton Street Deli – 648 Broughton St.

We are a family-owned restaurant. We make our own soups fresh each day, and we’ll create a hefty Montreal Smoked Meat Sandwich or a crisp vegetarian one just the way you like it, with meat and vegetables sliced while you watch.

Mon – Fri: 7 am – 4 pm Sat: 9 am – 3 pm

Cook ‘N Pan – Polish Delicatessen – 1527 Amelia St.

Meats & Cheeses, Baked Goods, Soups, Spiecies, Pickles, Saurekraut, Sweets … Polish Chocolates and much more …

Breakfasts, Soups, Sandwiches, Polish Delicacies or take home menu.

Mon-Wed & Friday
Thur             9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday     10:00am-4:00pm
Sunday      CLOSED

Fig Mediterranean Deli, Market & Kitchen – 1551 Cedar Hill Cross Rd.

Open 7 days a week

Mon-Sat: 9AM to 7PM
Sun: 11AM-5PM

The Little Cheese Shop – 1034 Fort St.

Lunch menu includes a changing variety of gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches, fresh salads and sweet treats. The menu is inspired by what is fresh, local and in season.  Also on offer is a wide variety of deli treats, crackers, teas, preserves and more!

Mon—Tues 10:30AM–5:30PM
Wed—Fri 10:AM–5:30PM
Sat 10:00AM–5:00PM
Closed Sundays

Choux Choux Charcuterie – 830 Fort St.

Choux Choux Charcuterie is Victoria’s premiere traditional European delicatessen specializing in housemade sausages, pâtés, smoked, cured meats and artisanal cheeses.


Tuesday to Friday from 10am to 5:30pm and Saturdays from 10am to 5pm. Closed Sundays, Mondays and Holidays.

Maria’s Deli and European Imports – 4080 Shelbourne.

Maria’s carries a variety of cheeses and meats imported from Europe, especially Italy. Visit the deli counter or peruse the shop for a variety of food products.

Hours:  Unknown

Italian Food Import – 1114 Blanshard.

Arguably the best meatballs in Victoria are found at Italian Food Import, a local sandwich shop. Sandwiches are made to order and feature a choice of breads and spreads that are made from scratch. They are also a deli and small grocery store and carry olives, mustards, coffee, oils, pastas and antipasti.

Hours:  Unknown

Ambrosio Market & Deli – 1503 Wilmot Pl. Oak Bay

An array of fresh sandwiches built with local ingredients is what is in store at this cafe and deli. An array of espresso-based drinks, coffee and teas are also served.

Hours:  Unknown