Best Tattoo Shop in Nanaimo, BC

Handpicked Top 3 Tattoo Shops in Nanaimo. How do we actually find the most highly rated tattoo shop? Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, local reviews, nearness, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. That's not all... businesses do not pay us to list them. You deserve only the best!


4047 Norwell Drive, #3, Nanaimo, BC V9T 1Y6

Since 1998

Black Steel, Colorline, Large Black and Grey, Best Cover-Up, Bling & Retainers

Provide high quality tattoo work - All of their tattooers are trained in proper sterilization and infection control

Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Awesome experience! So friendly and CLEAN in there! A great and positive environment, I recommend Transformations to everyone asking me about a good piercing place, and defiantly know where I am going to get my first tat!
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575 Terminal Avenue, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5E1

Since 2003

Wildlife and Nature Tattoos, Traditional American, Cover-Ups, Japanese Traditional, Black & Grey Color

Free consultation - Serving in Nanaimo & surrounding areas

Price: Starts from $100

Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Mon & Sun Closed

Great atmosphere. Staff are friendly and awesome. Incredibly talented artists! My tattoo turned out so nicely. I would highly recommend this place to anyone.
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5800 Turner rd, #502, Nanaimo, BC V9T 6J4

Large or Small, Traditional, American, Tribal, Japanese, Full Custom Artwork & Flash

Gift Cards Available - Offers a wide variety of services - Both male and female artists available

Price: Starts from $100

Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm Sun Closed

Great shop!!! Super clean, friendly, and professional! Wouldn't go anywhere else to get my tattoos done. All the artists pay attention to detail, make sure you are getting exactly what you asked for in a one of a kind piece, and are beyond talented!!!
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