by Dave Koszegi
on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 at 9:32am.
We need your help! Those of use who call Port Alberni home know of all it has to offer, but for travellers and people who are new to town, we’re creating the Best of Downtown PA list. We have started the list, but want your contributions! Comment below or share on Facebook with your favourite places to shop, eat and explore in Downtown Port Alberni. Did we miss a category? You can add that too!
WINE & DINE
With world-class salmon fishing at our fingertips, there is no question that the food in the Aberni Valley is also top notch.Our majestic town will surprise you with the abundance of restaurants – sushi, Moroccan, traditional west coast fare and more!
You don’t have to venture far to tap into the culture and history around Port Alberni. With beautiful art galleries and a museum that is rated one of the best in B.C. you’ll be hard pressed to find a town more rich in culture. Port Alberni is also home to vibrant First Nations communities.
Living in a tight-knit community, we’re lucky to have local pubs with friendly faces, good drinks and foods and no lines! Whether you’re looking for somewhere to watch the big game or want a night on the town listening to music and dancing, there is something for everyone Downtown Port Alberni!
One of the most desirable places for locals and tourists to shop is Harbour Quay. Harbour Quay, located on the waterfront, features shops, restaurants and galleries. It is also home to the notable Saturday Farmers Market! If you’re visiting or new to town, you don’t want to miss this.