WELLBURNS FOOD MARKET

wellburnsfoodmarket.com

The residential floor above is known as The Parkway Way Apartments.  When Mathew Wellburn’s started his business in 1914, there was a bank, a bakery, and

 a pharmacy on the main floor. 

History:

1058 Pandora Ave

Victoria BC

V8V-3P5

 Canada

Phone: 250-384-3543

Fax: 250-384-4736

E-mail: wellburn@shaw.ca

http://wellburnsfoodmarket.com

Victoria’s Original Downtown Food Store since 1914

HOW TO FIND US:

It was managed by Mathew’s son George, till the end of the 1960’s, Mathew died in 1969 at the age of 98.  Jim Hall ran the business until the mid 1970’s and sold the business to Francis Ko and Harvey Cheung.  They then sold the business to the Lum Family in 1983 and it is still run by the family.

There was a major renovation in 1995 and now the whole bottom floor is the retail area for Wellburn’s except of about 300 square feet which is occupied by the Cook Street Barber.

Wellburn’s is a conventional grocery store.  There is a Fresh Meat Department, Deli, In-Store Bakery, Fresh Produce, Dairy, Frozen Foods, Full Line of Grocery Products and small Hot Food Department.  Also there is an ATM and a Lottery Counter

The Store is open 7 days a week and accepts all major credit cards and debit cards.  Also there is a delivery service available. 

STORE HOURS: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8:30 AM TO 10:00PM

Wellburn’s Market still in business since 1914. Started by Mathew Wellburn at Cook & Pandora building, designed by architect W. Ridgeway Wilson in 1911..