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Sooke's Best Kept Secret - Coffee Shop, Artisan Market & Garden Center

Artisan’s Garden,

Sooke Charm

Nestled away in the charming town of Sooke lies a hidden gem that's off the beaten path and will charm any visitor.  Artisan's Garden Coffee and Market is a unique spot that combines a great cup of coffee, delicious baked goods, and a market full of locally-products.

Coffee and Views

At Artisan's Garden, you'll be met with a panoramic view of the Sooke Harbour as you sip on a steaming cup of coffee. And if that's not enough, wander through the indoor artisan market to discover unique treasures crafted by local artists.

Artisan Market

On the main floor, you will find the cafe and Artisan Market. Wander to the back of the house to find a wonderful garden Center.

Whether walking the Sooke Boardwalk Loop or visiting the Sooke core, make sure to put some time aside to visit Artisan Garden for a coffee and some shopping on your next visit.

Discover Sooke’s most charming and delightful garden oasis and artisan marketplace.
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The Artisan’s Garden is an all-in-one day-off destination for locals and travellers. Stop in for gourmet coffee from a friendly barista, or wander outside to get expert gardening advice.

Open all year long, the in-house gift shop is sure to keep your eyes busy for a spell. Admire local textiles, housewares, gifts, pottery, candles, art, and everything in between. 

Garden Nursery

In the growing months, walk through the outdoor nursery and take home beautiful flowers and shrubs to add to the vision of your garden at home. I know from experience this is a must-stop shop if you’re in the market for a gorgeous hanging basket. Also on offer are truly unique garden ornaments and cast sculptures. 

Enjoy a Specialty Coffee or Tea

Maybe you just want to relax and take in a view? They’ve got you covered there too – just off the coffee shop, on a large outdoor patio, enjoy incredible views of Sooke Harbour.

Artisan Marketplace

Everything from featured local artisans to home decor. Artisan’s Garden is a unique shopping experience in Sooke and as you browse the wide selection of local art, home accessories, unique treasures and garden delights.

Artisan’s is located in the perfect spot to continue wandering through Sooke’s shopping district or head down for a stroll across the wood boardwalk along the water. Either way, don’t miss out on this gem of a place in Sooke. It’s sure to be one you return to over and over and a great destination to bring a friend.

For more information on Artisan’s Garden, visit or if you want to shop online, check out their inventory at artisans-garden online store.

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