When buying a new house or moving to a new area, one is sure to wonder about the restaurants in the area, and Duncan, British Columbia provides plenty of options. From the weekly farmers’ market to the numerous restaurants of varying types and price ranges, the people of Duncan have access to plenty of good eating opportunities. Everybody likes to eat, and nobody likes being stuck with only a couple of options to pick from week after week. As such, diversity without sacrificing quality is important.
Hudson’s on First
For fine dining in Duncan, it is hard to go wrong with Hudson’s on First. This restaurant has won numerous national awards and ranked nineteenth best restaurant in all of Canada in 2013. With “Top Chef Canada” contestant Daniel Hudson as proprietor and chef, Hudson’s offers top notch brunch, lunch and dinner. Such highly ranked restaurants aren’t in many towns, and having it available is a plus. Customers can make their reservations online or by phone, and get excited to eat like royalty in their own home town.
Genoa Bay Café
For diners seeking a dining experience that is elegant and scenic, the Genoa Bay Café stands in a league of its own. Located near the marina on the gorgeous Genoa Bay, this restaurant provides fine dining on the water, the scene as breathtaking as the food is delicious. With plenty of seafood and an extensive wine list, a dinner at the Genoa Bay Café will be hard to forget.
In addition to its wonderful options for fine dining, Duncan also offers solid options for more casual eating. One restaurant perfect for any occasion is the Craig Street Brewing Company with its four different craft beers made on site, and varied selection of pub food from chicken and pasta to burgers and pizza. Another option is the Duncan Garage Café and Bakery, which has a wide selection of coffee and vegetarian and vegan food offerings. When you’re hungry and wanting something less domestic, Duncan has Nha Trang Maki Sushi, The Royal Dar and Pad Thai Restaurant.
The Farmer’s Market
While not necessarily a restaurant, the Duncan farmer’s market provides a fun activity for any person or group on a Saturday. There is something special about eating food that is grown locally, and with over a dozen local farms bringing in their food, visitors can be hands on with the local economy and be comfortable in knowing that the wares are authentic and fresh.
Farmer’s markets provide a great opportunity for sellers to put a face and a name to the products that they have grown or made by hand. From fruits and vegetables, to baked goods to specialty items including wines and cheeses, customers can feel and taste the love that has gone into making the products.
From fine dining to fresh produce, Duncan has nearly every dining option you could want. If you are looking to make this eclectic area your home, view our listings and give us a call today!