Follow the trail of our canadian iconic dessert, the nanaimo bar. Here is the complete list of the trail!

Nanaimo Bar Cupcake & Traditional Bar

a wee cupcakery

Artisan cupcake bakeshop. Fresh ingredients and all from scratch baking.

407 Fitzwilliam Street
250 591 0770

Traditional & speciality bars

Bocca Cafe

Winner of 2013 Nanaimo Bar Competition. Nanaimo Bar Lattes, traditional,gluten-free & assorted flavors.

427 Flitzwilliam Street
250 753 1797

Death by nanaimo bar martini

Bold Knight Steak & Seafood

Nanaimo bar ice cream, vanilla vodka, kahlua, baileys and espresso vodka.

1140 Trans Canada Hwy
250 754 6411

Nanaimo Bar Fudge


Cabela’s premium-quality fudge is a delicious treat your family and friends won’t be able to resist.

6902 Island Highway
250 390 7800

Nanaimo Bar cake pop

coco cafe

Chewy Coconut Chocolate Cake stuffed with Creamy Custard Dipped in Milk chocolate.

#4A - 1840 Cedar Road
250 323 2223

Nanaimo bar competition


Come downtown July 23rd from 1 – 3pm to sample delicious Nanaimo Bars and vote on your favorite!

Diana Krall Plaza
250 754 8141

Nanaimo bar cocktail

the grand hotel

Triple distilled chocolate vodka from the Island’s Shelter Point Distillery, with a Canadian whisky cream & toasted coconut.

4898 Rutherford Road
250 758 3000

Classic & Peanut Butter Crunch Nanaimo Bar

Hearthstone Artisan Bakery

Try the classic or Peanut Butter Crunch Nanaimo Bar. All made in house from scratch.

115A-50 Tenth Street

Nanaimo Bar Cup Cozy & Nanaimo Bar Soap


Coastal beach shop with fashion & local gifts such as our Nanaimo Bar Cup Cozy and natural soap.

#4-1420 Wingrove Street

Traditional Nanaimo Bar


Try our delicious traditional bar in our seaside location along the beautiful water front walkway.

#8 - 90 Front Street
250 753 1688

Nanaimo Bar Pedicure

Kiyo Salon & Day Spa

A heavenly service perfect for soothing the soles. Includes mouthwatering scents of chocolate & vanilla.

404 Stewart Avenue

Nanaimo bar milkshake

living forest oceanside campground

Visit our summer ocean-front cafe deck for a milkshake to remember!

6 Maki Road
250 755 1755

Nanaimo Bar Massage Oil

Lobelia's Lair

Enjoy the scrumptious Nanaimo Bar scent on your skin, with luscious soap and massage oil made on Vancouver Island.

#8 - 321 Wesley Street

Nanaimo bar cheesecake

longwood brew pub & restaurant

Fresh, local West Coast cuisine. In-house hand-crafted Ales & Lagers. Warm, friendly ambiance.

5775 Turner Road
250 729 8225

Traditional Nanaimo Bar

Mad Rona’s Coffee Bar

Come enjoy our version of the traditional Nanaimo Bar, incorporating coffee grounds and pretzels!

500 North Road, Gabriola Isl.
250 247 0008

Traditional Nanaimo Bar

McLean’s Specialty Foods

Steeped in tradition, this recipe is an old favorite made fresh, from scratch, in-house.

426 Fitzwilliam Street
250 754 0100

Nanaimo Bar Cheesecake

Minnoz Restaurant & Lounge

The only baked cheesecake with that sweet Nanaimo Bar flavour!

( Inside Coast Bastion Hotel ) 11 Bastion Street
250 842 0167

Modern Nanaimo Bartini

Modern Cafe

Sip our signature martini made with coconut, chocolate, fresh espresso, and Arbutus Distillery Vodka.

221 Commercial Street
250 754 5022

Wheat Free Nanaimo Bar

Mon Petit Choux

Courmet & wheat free! The rice crisp base, rich butter cream centre and chocolate ganache topping melts in your mouth.

10 Commercial Street
250 753 6002

History of the Nanaimo Bar, Naniamo Bar Stools, & Tea Towels

Nanaimo Museum

Learn Nanaimo Bar history & bring home a souvenir!

100 Museum Way
250 753 1821

Nanaimo Bar Postcards, Nanaimo Bar Tea Towels

Nanaimo Visitor Centre

Pick up a Nanaimo Bar recipe tea towel & Nanaimo Bar Trail postcard as a souvenir.

2450 Northfield Road
250 751 1556

Nanaimo Bar Spring Roll

Noodlebox Port Place

A Southeast Asian classic with a chocolate-y coconut twist.

107 - 648 Terminal Avenue
778 441 4494

Traditional Nanaimo Bar

Perkins Coffee

In this traditional version, three deliciously thick layers are made in-house from a family recipe.

234 Commercial Street
250 753 2582

Deep Fried Nanaimo Bar

Pirate Chips

A traditional Nanaimo Bar dipped in a cinnamon flavoured batter, deep fried to golden perfection and served with ice cream.

#1 - 75 Front Street
250 753 2447

Raw, Organic Vegan & Gluten Free Nanaimo Bar

Power House - Downtown

Rich layers of creamed vanilla bean cashews & organic chocolate ganache on a coconut almond crumble. Yum!

200 Commercial Street
250 591 7873

Raw, Organic Vegan & Gluten Free Nanaimo Bar

Power House - Metral

Rich layers of creamed vanilla bean cashews & organic chocolate ganache on a coconut almond crumble. Yum!

6560 B Metral Drive
250 933 3733

Not Your Average Nanaimo Bar

Riso Foods Inc.

Delicious Italian-inspired cuisine from scratch. Enjoy a romantic dinner, or a brick-oven pissa on the patio.

#15 - 7217 Lantzville Road
250 390 0777

Nanaimo Bar Table Runner Kit

Serge & Sew

Visit our one stop quilting shop and buy our no-calorie Nanaimo Bar Kit. Sew up your own souvenir of Nanaimo.

#105 - 6750 N. Island Hwy
250 390 3602

Traditional Nanaimo Bar

Serious Coffee

Enjoy our in-house made Nanaimo Bars while relaxing in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere.

#300 - 60 Commercial Street
250 591 1065

Maple Bacon & Dulce De Leche Nanaimo Bar

Smokin’ George’s BBQ

A classic treasure with a BBQ Twist, our amazing Nanaimo Bars are topped with house made BACON!

#5 - 4131 Mostar Road
250 585 2258

Nanaimo bar Cooking Class

Stir-Cooking School

Turn this treat into a healthy indulgence! Custom classes, flexible locations!

Lantzville, BC
250 619 6273

Nanaimo Bar Tea Latte

Tea Desire (Country Club Centre)

A family business, carries 200 teas and amazing tea wares. A Cup-to-Go, tea tasting / workshops are also offered.

#16 - 3200 Island Hwy North
250 758 5500

Buzznaimo Cheese Cake

The Buzz Coffeehouse

Come on in and enjoy a latte or a cold refreshing drink and our take on a west coast classic.

1861 Dufferin Crescent
250 591 8310

Nanaimo Bar Shot / Cocktail / Martini

The Nanaimo Bar

Fresh new place with great energy and phenomenal live music. Have a Nanaimo Bar cocktail or martini.

#2 - 75 Front Street
250 716 0466

Funky Monkey Bundle

Wildplay Element Parks

Try the Nanaimo Bar-burning Funky Monkey Bundle and combine three mouth-watering aerial adventures!

35 Nanaimo River Road
1 855 595 2251

Dead Whale Beer

Wolf Brewing Company

Ask about how Wolf’s “Dead Whale” supports whale conservation locally and get 10% off a Nanaimo Bar at local eatery.

940 Old Victoria Road
250 716 2739