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Foo- Asian Street Food

769 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L6, Canada
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“caramel chicken” (33 reviews)
“saag paneer” (15 reviews)
“pork belly” (17 reviews)
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Fast food, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
769 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L6, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to Foo and ordered the pork belly bowl and one of the chicken bowls. It was made to order and the food came out quick. It was ok. It was a simple and tasty meal. I wouldn’t say it was anything groundbreaking but...More

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a long journey to Victoria, we were not in the mood for a formal evening meal. Foo was a perfect introduction to Victoria! We ate outside, enjoying almost everything on their concise and freshly inspired menu! The quality of the meal was only surpassed...More

1  Thank JAA-Dallas
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Stopped in for a takeout for the family. The food was cooked on order and all from scratch - and it was WAY more per order than i expected. (all good things) The only issue was it was a tad expensive. ~$70 Canadian for 4...More

1  Thank Matt S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have taken many visitors to Victoria to this gem and never been disappointed. My personal favourite is the Papaya Salad. I enjoy the friendly atmosphere and eco friendly service. Counter seating indoors is cosy and outdoor seating is also available - as is parking!!!...More

1  Thank 942pamelah
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Coming back from the Market on Yates, we decided to pick up dinner here. Excellent Pad Thai and Pineapple Fried Rice. Large portions. There is a counter inside and there are tables outside. Recommended.

2  Thank Leon G
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I fully understand why Foo has so many 5-star reviews now. The food was not just tasty, but of high quality as well. I'm not normally one to give points for presentation, but considering the speed at which our food was prepared, it came to...More

1  Thank Brad W
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to grab a bite to eat. Everyone in our group enjoyed their meal and the cafe was simple but fun.

1  Thank Andrews_Tribe
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Rough and ready and a pleasure to eat outside...they have a limited but good food menu and deliver on a promise of good value for what they offer. They also have booze which is a plus for some and late hours makes it a good...More

1  Thank MidoriTraveller
Reviewed 9 June 2018

I wanted to know if the first time was a lucky shot so we went again this week while we were in town. This place is a must when you are walking around Victoria. The food is fun, fast and entertaining while you watch and...More

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I hate to make this busy place even busier than it already is, but seriously, this is fast ethnic food, and yet their dishes are better than most ethnic restaurants. For example their indian curries are better than most indian restaurants, Thai curries are better...More

1  Thank Roger M
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joanne m
19 December 2016|
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Response from douglas r | Reviewed this property |
All kinds of parking around it, and shared parking with liquor store, regardless the area is great to walk in so even a few blocks walking will offer a new perspective of Victoria.
joseph g
24 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 769 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 250-383-3111
This is a great little restaurant. It's exactly the kind of "locally know favourite" that wise Trip Advisor travellers are looking for. It's very reasonably priced and consistently good.
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