Welcome to Oak Bay Seafood

 Victoria’s premium seafood market and take-away

As they do every year; the cousins from the east coast are coming for the holidays!

We are now taking pre-orders for live lobster for Christmas and New Year’s. Call the store to book now. We are also taking orders for live and cooked Dungeness Crab, Crabmeat, shucked oysters, scallops and so much more. let us know what you’re planning and we will have your ingredients ready to pick up when you need them.


Dec 23: Regular Hours 10 AM – 7 PM
Dec 24: Closing Early 10 AM – 3 PM
Dec 25 & 26: CLOSED
Dec 27-30: Regular Hours 10 AM – 7 PM
Dec 31: Closing Early 10 AM – 3 PM
Jan 2 & 3: Regular Hours 10 AM – 7 PM
Jan 4: CLOSED 
Regular hours resume after Jan. 4

Check out our new  weekly recipe feature, every Thursday!

We are frequently asked for serving suggestions and cooking tips for items in the store. Starting this week we will be posting a new recipe here and on our Facebook page, past recipes will be archived for your future reference.


Spot prawn season is over, but if you’re not ready to say goodbye, we’ve still got that local treat for you stocked up safely in the freezer, hand-packed in brine. Also, there is still time to celebrate summer, and we’ve got some delicious sockeye salmon fillets, perfect for the bbq!


We have a wonderful selection of local fish (salmon, halibut, ling cod, grey cod, steelhead, rockfish, sole +more) and shellfish (Dungeness crab, spot prawn tails, clams, mussels and oysters). We also have a variety of smoked options: hot and cold smoked salmon, oysters, and sablefish available both in the fresh case and frozen.

We also have some great options for those quick meals which we all need from time to time. Check here for a detailed list of What we Carry.

  • salmon and halisole cakes
  • crab cakes
  • creamy seafood chowder (to keep you warm)
  • cioppino soup base (add your choice of ingredients, great for leftovers)
  • pastas
  • and more…


Don’t have time to cook your own seafood today? Come pick up one of our fresh-made take away meals or snacks. Our famous light and crispy battered fish and chips are back! Check out our menu, call ahead for pick up.

  • fish and chips
  • popcorn shrimp
  • salmon burgers
  • salmon belly bites or fins
  • soups
  • sandwiches