Take a sweet self-guided adventure through the streets of Nanaimo & Region! Stretching the region from Lantzville in the north to Cedar in the south (and now ALSO including a stop on Gabriola Island!), experience the many deliciously creative interpretations of our famous Nanaimo Bar. Stop by the Visitor Centres or any of the participating locations and pick up a Nanaimo Bar Trail Brochure so you can map out your route along the 39 stops.CLICK HERE to view the digital map version of the 2016 Nanaimo Bar Trail Brochure!
Classic Nanaimo Bar
A classic, homemade version, almost identical to the version on display in the museum is available at several coffee houses and café’s around Nanaimo. A few favourites are listed below, so you can decide which is your favourite!
Discover your own "tall tale"! Along the Nanaimo River, our 17-acre Park is home to an array of scenery and fun. It's easy to find a favourite among o...
Come sit on a Nanaimo Bar at the Nanaimo Museum! Nanaimoâ€™s regional museum is a worthwhile introduction to the areaâ€™s past, first as a home for...
The Grand Hotel Nanaimo is located in the north-end of Nanaimo in British Columbia. We are a 72-room property featuring Traditional, Deluxe, Executive...
Cutest cupcakes in all of Nanaimo. The Nanaimo Bar Cupcake is a local favourite!
Old City Quarter CafĂ© featuring Traditional Nanaimo Bars, light lunches, coffees and teas.
Visit our 50,000 sq foot North Nanaimo location - best Nanaimo Bar Fudge in Nanaimo! Cabelas.ca for more info.
Cherub Chocolate is a small batch chocolatier in Downtown Nanaimo, Vencouver island. We pride ourselves in using the finest ingredients and hand c...
Proudly Calgarian and owned by Cococo Chocolatiers, we handcraft all of our delicious chocolates in our factory located right here in Calgary. Everyth...
Specialty coffees, homemade food, baked goods, catering & retail. Come and see â€śwhere friends meetâ€ť in Cedar! â™Ą
Try the classic or Peanut Butter Crunch Nanaimo Bar. All made from scratch in-house. Come visit our little bakery!
"Island-ish" is about a wonderful blend of beauty, quality and comfort, in our homes, wardrobes, & time. Stop in!
Independent coffee shop located along downtown Nanaimoâ€™s seawall. Come in for a coffee/treat/chat! Best views in town!
In contrast to the high-energy salon, Kiyo's Day Spa offers a soothing and clarifying space with high ceilings.
53 acres of waterfront, 300 fabulous sites, close to everything! "USA Today" calls it one of the 10 most beautiful places to camp in BC. Walking dist...
A magical shoppe in the Old City Quarter, offering local art, amazing jewelery and fair trade imports. Enchanting!
Longwood Brew Pub & Restaurant stands proud as the "jewel in the crown" of Longwood Station.
Come enjoy our version of the traditional Nanaimo Bar, incorporating coffee grounds & pretzels! Visit us on Gabriola Island.
Vancouver Island's premier CHEESE SHOP & SPECIALTY FOODS store. Over 150 kinds of cheese.
Offering a fresh local menu, Minnoz is your downtown destination for live entertainment every second Friday.
Located in the heart of Downtown Nanaimo, Modern CafĂ© is famous for its Nanaimo Bar Martini. Yummy food and fun!
Delicious slice of heaven bakery/cafe, right downtown Nanaimo.
Visit Nanaimo Noodlebox downtown at Port Place.
Coffee shop downtown Nanaimo. A great place to meet for lunch.
Delicious Pirate Chips in Downtown Nanaimo
Raw, vegan, gluten free, FRESH. Downtown location as well as North Nanaimo location
Great dining, passionate people, local ingredients & classic technique. Liquor, patio, brick oven. Bakery; GF too!
Visit our one stop quilting shop and buy our no-calorie Nanaimo Bar Kit! Sew up your own souvenir of Nanaimo.
Downtown Nanaimo Coffee Shop
North Nanaimo coffee shop featuring homemade baked goodies and a welcoming atmosphere. Reservations taken!
Every city worth its salt has a place that locals talk aboutâ€¦that place that serves up the best. That's US.
Turn this treat into a healthy indulgence! Custom cooking classes, flexible locations. Join us!
Tea Desire opened their first tea store in May 2005. Tony and Heidi Aupers the founders of Tea Desire are experienced entrepreneurs. They bring Europe...
We now offer a kids menu, some great Frozen cocktails, Bellinis, specialty Beers on tap plus daily drink deals.
Come in and enjoy a latte or a cold refreshing drink and our take on a west coast classic - the Nanaimo Bar. Trust us - you'll love our version best!
Fresh new place with great energy and phenomenal live music. Have a Nanaimo Bar cocktail or martini...
Ask about how Wolf's "Dead Whale" supports whale conservation locally and get 10% off a Nanaimo Bar at a local eatery! Vancouver Island brewery.
Want to showcase your business on the popular Nanaimo Bar Trail? CONTACT MEGAN BEAUREGARD for details today!