Prince George has really become a city that embraces its independent eateries. Ask any local you see, and they’ll easily list a dozen favourite restaurants without even a pause to think. From an exploding array of multicultural cuisines, indulgent gourmet bites, and innovative plates emphasising local ingredients, our up and coming chefs continue to break the status quo. Come hungry.
“The food scene here is growing, and it’s changing. There’s definitely a lot of people who are excited for things that are happening in Prince George and a lot of people who are pushing the boundaries.”– Chef Warren
With short summers, and abundant wild harvests surrounding Prince George many local ingredients have less than a month to be harvested and picked.
When in season, a visit to a few of these eateries is bound to have you indulging in some of our local produce whether off the feature menu or as raw ingredients.
- Prince George Farmers’ Market
- The Bistro at Northern Lights Winery
- Birch & Boar
- Frozen Paddle
- Betulla Burning
- Wilson Square Market
Something A Little Different
Unique experiences found across the city and leading the way for PG.
- House of Ancestors Cafe (indigenous)
- Zen Noodle House (fushion)
- Shogun Japanese Steakhouse (teppanyaki)
- Ramen Ya Sendo (ramen)
- Ivy’s Family Kitchen
Grub On Wheels
Just as restaurants morph, so can our definition of a restaurant. These entrepreneurs are taking their bites to you and hitting the pavement to hang at the best of the local event scene. Most trucks run weekly from May-October.
Here are a few trucks we’ve noticed around town lately.
- The Veg Head (vegan tacos)
- Kusina Tasty Food (Fillipino cuisine)
- The Gosling (White Goose Bistro)
- Jeep Joint Poutine
- Latin Roots
- Franks Family Food Truck
- Island Flava Jamaican Food
- Cast Iron Crepes
- Frozen Paddle
- The lil’ Donut Shack
- Baller Food
- Fork in the Road
- Detsan Cyo Bannock
Prince George’s Ale Trail
Launch yourself into Northern BC’s epic craft beer community by starting right here in Prince George. With three breweries scattered across the city, beer lovers can begin their self-guided adventure before heading to the other twelve brewery destinations within the region.
- CrossRoads Brewing & Distillery
- Trench Brewing & Distilling
- Deadfall Brewing Company
Click here for a map of all the locations mentioned!