WELCOME | Tofino’s “Spotted Bear Bistro” Has Joined The Growing Scout Community

WELCOME | Tofino’s “Spotted Bear Bistro” Has Joined The Growing Scout Community

We’ve invited Tofino's excellent Spotted Bear Bistro to join our GOODS section. They are now proud members of Scout, and as such we will be posting their news in addition to hosting a page for them on our curated list of independent goodness. We would like to thank them for their support of Scout, and for making British Columbia a tastier place to be. ALL THE LOCAL “GOODS”

Spotted Bear

Spotted Bear

DETAILS 101 4th Street | Tofino, BC Telephone: 250-725-2215 | Email: info@spottedbearbistro.com Wednesday - Sunday 5:30pm | Sunday Brunch 9 - 1pm Web:… more 

GOODS: Chef Joel Aubie Of Tofino’s “Shelter” Getting Ready For Top Chef Canada Combat

GOODS: Chef Joel Aubie Of Tofino’s “Shelter” Getting Ready For Top Chef Canada Combat

The GOODS from Shelter Tofino, BC | Shelter Restaurant's chef, Joel Aubie, will be competing on Top Chef Canada Season 2 and all of Tofino is anticipating the… more 

Field Trip #584: To Tofino For Fancy Book Writin’ And Oysters

Field Trip #584: To Tofino For Fancy Book Writin’ And Oysters

I'm on the island tooling a new book for a week and then sticking around to MC the Clayoquot Oyster Festival). Posts will still be coming fast and furious, as… more 

Hanging With Frodo Baggins At The Tofino Food & Wine Festival

Hanging With Frodo Baggins At The Tofino Food & Wine Festival

We've just returned back from a stay at Tofino's stunning Long Beach Lodge on Cox Bay. It seemed like we'd only just left (we were there last month, too), but… more 

An Afternoon Well Spent With Tofino Fisherman Lutz Zilliken

An Afternoon Well Spent With Tofino Fisherman Lutz Zilliken

photo | Derek Cruikshank by Bobby Lax | In this interview I sit down with Lutz Zilliken, owner of Tofino's West Pacific Seafood and the Fish Store (because he… more 

Field Trip #581: Digging The Rad Fruits Of Island Collaboration

Field Trip #581: Digging The Rad Fruits Of Island Collaboration

We recently took a kid-less trip up to Tofino to see and celebrate the launch of the Tofino Ucuelet Culinary Guild, the just-baptised association of… more 

Saying Goodbye To Summer At The Gorgeous End Of The World

Saying Goodbye To Summer At The Gorgeous End Of The World

Since I left university I've grown accustomed to treating September as the best part of August, a sigh that lasts for 30 days. Over the summer, however, I… more 

A Weekend At The Wickaninnish, Or “How To Slow Down In 3 Days”

A Weekend At The Wickaninnish, Or “How To Slow Down In 3 Days”

I've put together a short video of our recent trip up to The Wickaninnish Inn (watch above). We were there for the annual food and wine festival, an event that… more 

Sobo’s Iconic Purple Catering Truck And The End Of An Era…

Sobo’s Iconic Purple Catering Truck And The End Of An Era…

This morning I was organising photos, video, and text for a post on my recent Tofino trip when a tidbit of topical, bummer news landed on my desk… more 

Tofino’s Raincoast Cafe Closing

Tofino’s Raincoast Cafe Closing

After 12 years in business, Tofino's excellent Raincoast Cafe is closing. From the Westcoaster: TOFINO — A critically acclaimed Tofino restaurant will close… more 

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