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Thrifty Foods

1626 McKenzie, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
250 483-0303
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Ranked #310 of 1,086 restaurants in Victoria
Most recent review
- Apr 10, 2014
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5 reviews from our community

80% Recommend
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Nice suburban location that is located far enough from downtown to will allow for an authentic North American supermarket shopping experience. The chain is Canadian and carries a good variety of North American products that allow for a sampling of the foodstyles from Canada and the US. Stay away from the cheese section that is always overpriced and if you... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Thrifty foods is walking distance from our timeshare on the inner harbor. So every visit we shop. The baked goods: bread, rolls, bakery items are out of this world. We from the US love to grab Nanaimo bars to enjoy while in town. There are great prepared foods that you can heat up and eat or everything you need to... More

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Sherwood Park, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Thrifty , Safeway , etc there is not much difference. Vegetables seem to be a little fresher. Does not have same amount of choices as larger stores Some areas good location to get to

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Victoria, Canada
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Although no longer locally owned, the several Thrifty's stores in Victoria remain a very good choice for general grocery shopping. Selection is good, produce is generally excellent, and prices are more than competitive.

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Irvine, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2008

With so many of the hotels offering kitchens these days, we were desperate to find an upscale market. This chain seems to be all over the place in Victoria and the Saanich Peninsula. They have good butchers, nice produce, and a deli with prepared items for quick eats. The newest location in Tuscany Village (not far from the Oak Bay... More

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