Cooks Day Off
1883 Fort Street, Victoria, BC, V8R 1K1
250-598-3228 Fax: 250-598-3248
Whether you take yourself out for lunch, arrange catering for a party or pick up some gourmet homemade casseroles, there are plenty of ways to enjoy Cook’s Day Off.
|Cuisine Type |||Deli, Desserts, Sandwiches|
|Ambiance |||Casual, Dining Alone|
|Meals Served |||Bit O' Everything|
|Amenities |||Catering, Counter & Bar Service, No Alcohol, Parking|
|Pricing |||Less than $20|
|Payment |||Cash, Interac, MasterCard, Visa|
|Getting There |||Bus 8, 14, 33|
|Cross Street |||Duchess Street|
|Mon-Sat: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.|
Speedy Gourmet Lunch
Busy day at work? Why not treat yourself to a gourmet lunch at Cook’s Day Off? Enjoy innovative dishes like curry chicken cantaloupe, potato-artichoke tart or almond-crusted chicken in a welcoming country-style atmosphere. Cute wooden tables, fresh-cut flowers, chalkboard menus, bright art and upbeat music all add to the friendly environment and help explain the huge crowds at lunch time. People line up for the soup of the day and premium sandwiches, and pore over the glass cases of gourmet salads and decadent desserts. Everything is made onsite in the busting catering kitchen. You may be tempted to take something home for dinner, too!
If you really want to be the hostess with the mostess, calling in Cook’s Day Off to take care of the spread is a good way to ensure you have more time to socialize. The caterer offers a wide range of dinner party menus, as well as a long list of entrees, casseroles, salads and side dishes that you can mix and match to create your own menu. Dozens of hors d’oeuvres and desserts are also available to complement your spread. Cook’s Day Off offers a full team of professional service staff, bartenders and cooks for your function, and rentals of china, glassware, linens and tables and chairs can also be arranged through the shop. The team will also deliver working lunches to offices in the Victoria area — a surefire way to ensure your employees won’t complain about the extra hours!
Fabulous Frozen Fare
Imagine coming home from work, popping a casserole in the oven and having a gourmet meal ready in less than a half-hour. It’s possible, thanks to Cook’s Day Off. The shop offers a wide range of homemade freezer casseroles available in a variety of sizes to suit your family. There’s also an excellent selection of homemade frozen hors d’oeuvres, which are perfect to have on-hand in case of an impromptu cocktail hour.