Find low cost for free community meals and cooking clubs in Surrey.

Alexandra Neighbourhood House
2916 McBride Ave. Crescent Beach BC
Tel: 604-535-0015 
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Monthly lunch offered Sept-June on the second Wednesday of the month.  $8 for members/ $10 for non-members.

Cedar Grove Baptist Community Breakfasts
10330 - 144 Street Surrey, BC   V3T 4V3
Tel: 604-581-8933
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Breakfast with soup, coffee or tea and bread.  Every  Monday from 8:30-11:30 am except Stat holidays.  Christian ministry service.

Cloverdale Community Kitchen
5337 180 Street Surrey, BC
Tel: 604-574-4001
Take away meals available on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays at 5:30pm. Also a foodbank is available Monday nights at 5 pm and Thursday mornings at 10 am. Stop by during foodbank hours to register.

Community Dinner @ Star of the Sea
15262 Pacific Ave White Rock BC
Tel: 604-531-4850 
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Second and fourth Monday of every month. By donation and family friendly.  Doors at 4:30pm, meal at 5pm.

Community Dinner @ Oak Ave Neighbourhood Hub
12740 – 102 Ave Surrey BC
Tel: 604-582-7088 
Currently suspended due to COVID-19. Second Saturday of each month. All ages, drop-ins welcome. Full meal by donation. Doors open at 4:00pm and dinner is at 4:30pm.

Food Skills for Families
Connecting people in the kitchen, teaching hands-on cooking skills and making healthy eating, grocery shopping and cooking easy, quick and fun. A ‘hands-on’ skill-building program developed by dietitians and educators. Participants learn how to make healthy meals and how to make healthier snack and beverage choices while gaining confidence in the kitchen. 

Fraser Region Aboriginal Friendship Centre
A101—10095 Whalley Blvd. Surrey BC
Tel: 604-923-1166
Meal programs are suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Offer a range of programs for all ages. Many programs, including the ‘Where We Gather’ cultural nights, have meals or refreshments.

Gateway of Hope
5787 Langley Bypass, Langley
Tel: 604-514-7375
Lunches are now offered every day of the week from 12:30-1pm in a take-out bag format.  Dinner is not offered at this time.

Gracepoint Community Church
3487 King George Blvd, Surrey BC
Tel: 604-538-1825 
Sunday night dinners are no longer being offered, instead a meal-to-go is offered on Wednesday afternoons from 12:30-1:30PM.

Gurdwara Dukh Nivaran Sahib
15255 68 Ave, Surrey, BC V3S 3L5
Tel: 604-780-2573
Tel: 604-537-1440
Tel: 236-313-1984
The Gurdwara Dukh Nivaran Sahib Temple in Surrey will send volunteers to deliver groceries to seniors, people with disabilities. The temple will also be offering drive-through langar, or drive through meal service for those in need. The langar will be held from 7 am to 10 pm every day.

JAM Toonie Lunch @ Salvation Army
15417 Roper Ave White Rock BC
Tel: 604-531-7314
Closed temporarily due to COVID-19. Adults & Seniors Toonie Lunch - Wed. 11am-1pm - $2 donation encouraged.

Johnston Heights Church Community Meals
9612 152nd St. Surrey BC
Tel: 604-589-3733 
Take-out lunch and food hamper twice a month. Pick up lunch and food hamper between 1-2:30 pm.

King's Banquet Soup Kitchen @ Star of the Sea
15262 Pacific Ave White Rock BC
Tel: 604-531-5739
A dining in nutritious dinner on Tuesdays from 4 - 6 pm. Families welcome and provided with special seating. Donations welcomed & appreciated, but not expected.

Langley Youth Hub
6275 203rd Street Langley BC
Tel: 604-546-1130  
All drop-in groups have been suspended but the building is still open for some essential services. Staff are available during their usual hours. Non-perishable food and supplies available. Outreach services. Doctor and counselling services also available.

Maxxine Wright Hot Lunch Program
Maxxine Wright Place 2 - 13733 92nd Ave. Surrey, B.C. V3V-1H9
Tel: 604-587-3835    
Monday to Friday take away meals for women who are registered clients. Supports women who are pregnant or who have children under 6 months at the time of intake who are also impacted by substance use and/or violence.

Multi-Cultural Community Kitchen @ Oak Ave Neighbourhood Hub
12740 – 102 Ave Surrey BC
Tel: 604-582-7088 
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month from 10:30-1:30pm.  Members of the neighbourhood who enjoy food and cultures cook together. Registration required.

NightShift Street Ministries
Surrey: 10635 King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC V3T 2X6
Langley: 5708  Glover Rd Langley BC
Tel: 604-953-1114
Both outreach locations in Surrey and Langley continue to serve a hot meal to our community’s vulnerable citizens on the street, in Surrey, every night, and in Langley on Mondays and Thursdays, but with a strict new protocol designed to keep everyone as safe as possible. Meals from 7-8pm.

Peace Portal Alliance
15128 27B Avenue, Surrey BC
Tel: 604-531-4733
Peace Portal Church suspended all in-facility meals but will provide non-perishable food items to people who call the office. They have volunteers who are willing to deliver to people’s homes.

People’s Church
14455 104 Ave Surrey
Tel: 604-581-3525
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Tuesdays at 6:30pm. Meal with coffee and tea. Christian ministry service. Not offered in the summer.

Senior’s Community Kitchen @ Oak Ave Neighbourhood Hub
12740 – 102 Ave Surrey BC
Tel: 604-582-7088
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Seniors get together and learn about new food trends and try new healthy recipes. Registration required.

Seniors Luncheon @ Oak Ave Neighbourhood Hub
12740 – 102 Ave Surrey BC
Tel: 604-582-7088
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Every second and fourth Monday, each month: 11:30-1:00pm, drop-in, by donation, seniors to socialize and connect over lunch. Seniors who want to host, translate or volunteer at the lunch can connect with office staff.

Seniors Community Lunches
Tel: 604-531-9400 ext. 207   
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns.There are lunches in most areas of Surrey. You can find the dates and locations by calling the Seniors Come Share Society.  Most are around $8 except Oak Ave which is by donation.

Sikh Gurdwaras
Local Gurdwaras (temples) offer free meals and all are welcomed.

Sources – Women’s Place
15318 20th Ave, Surrey
Tel: 604-536-9611 (ext. 1801)
Check their website for most up to date services. Drop-in services including Hot Lunch at Women’s Place are temporarily suspended.  Also offer laundry and shower facilities by appointment and a wide range of other supports for women.

Surrey Schools Meal Programs
Tel: 604-595-5300 
Breakfast Clubs and Lunch Programs have resumed services at selected schools.  These Programs provide simple nutritious meals to students in need so that they can concentrate on learning. Breakfast Club participation is by invitation so contacting your child’s school is the best way to learn more. Lunch Programs are offered in some elementary and secondary schools.  Parents pay $1 per meal (about 20% of the cost of the meal) or what they can afford, but no student will be turned away for financial reasons.

Surrey Urban Mission
10776 King George Blvd. Surrey BC
Tel: 604-581-5172 
Breakfast 7 days a week from 8:30-9:30am. Lunch 11:30 - 12:30 pm Mon - Fri. Sunday Dinner is at 5pm.  Clothing and pet food give away Mon Wed Friday from 11:30am until 1pm. Support workers available to help with housing, ID and other needs.

St. John's Presbyterian Church
1480 George Street White Rock BC V4B 4A3
Tel: 604-536-9322
All in-person meal programs are suspended. 

Third Space Café
Unit #1 1381 George St.  White Rock BC
Tel: 604-385-0822 
Currently suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. Drop-in coffee, chat and snack.

Young Families’ Stepping Stones Program
Fleetwood Christian Reformed Church 9165 160 St. Surrey
Tel: 604-590-375 
Bake muffins to snack on and bring home. Guest speakers from the community on topics such as parenting, budgeting, community resources, relationships, self-care and more. Free childminding for your children. Rides available on a first-come first-serve basis.

Looking for services not covered here?

Please ask at your local library. We are here to help.

You can also call 211 for a free, confidential, multilingual information and referral line to a full range of community, social, and government services. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you would like further information or if you spot a change that is needed you can contact us.

Surrey Libraries does not endorse or promote particular resources or programs, and inclusion here does not imply the Library’s endorsement.