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The Soda Shoppe

) #20 of 41 Dessert in Victoria #197 of 1,023 Places to Eat in Victoria £ Cafe,
801 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W8, Canada
+1 250-382-4249
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“sundae” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (31 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 21:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian
801 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is great place to go to for a tasty hard ice cream cone, as the staff are quick & efficient. Price point is average and it's nicely located in the Inner Harbour.

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 1 week ago

OMG, this ice cream shoppe is the best. We had espresso chocolate ice cream and moose tracks on a waffle cone AND a great price!!! This place has the best location in all of Victoria. Just nice to sit there and watch all the tourists...More

2  Thank 2013TravelinFool
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great place that takes you back in time. They offer great candy as well. Would highly recommend it. It is connected to the Dog Gone It hot dog shop.

Thank LeaderInAction
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This place is connected to Sam's restaurant and a hot dog diner. We have eaten at Sam's and found it convenient. Order at the counter and sit and eat.Adequate would be a generous discription.But it is close by. Today, we wanted Ice cream. So we...More

Thank fred p
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were walking around on a tour and decided to drop in to this Dog-gone It shop and try out our first hot dog in Canada. The variety was amazing and we were very happy.

Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We were in Victoria on a sizzling summer day and parched from walking. The Soda Shoppe turned out to be a good pick, as my sugar-loving friend could enjoy a "Pink Cow" and I had a marvelous concoction involving almond milk and almond butter that...More

Thank violetbird5
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

After a visit to the museum, this was a lovely break to get some tasty ice cream. Nice variety in flavours, cute sundae recipes and really affordable of you just want some ice cream. Would be vastly improved by more family friendly seating. Very awkward...More

Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

You have to access the shop through the Government Street hot dog entrance, which isn't instantly obvious. Once inside it is a lovely little ice cream parlour with a great choice of flavours, most of which were gluten free. The peanut butter chocolate one was...More

Thank Jaffa48
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A favourite summer time stop for great "Hard" ice cream flavours in cones, sundaes or inventive floats! Delicious barely begins to describe the sheer joy of digging in to the treats.

Thank Hawk288
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Big fat cool dogs and great smoothies. Great fir abquicky between meals . Nice staff (even spoke French) abd quick service

Thank Bernard P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-382-4249
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