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Legislative Dining Room

614 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L8, Canada
387 3959
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (64 reviews)
“cinnamon buns” (3 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
614 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L8, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We always have nice breakfast and lunch here. Prices are very reasonable. It never disappoint us. Its worth the hassle of having to go through the security before you get to the restaurant. (Note: Make sure you bring a Government photo ID) They have gourmet...More

Thank divastarzz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Victoria for a few days and decided to try this dong room. We had to go through a security check but it was well worth it. Food was excellent, atmosphere was nice , prices were extremely reasonable and service...More

Thank R9872MFandreal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had family in town, so we wanted to show off our city We had lunch and a tour around. Lunch was very reasonable and good Everyone should go once

Thank joan t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared to bring ID or you won’t eat. Your coats are left with security and then you make your way through the basement of the buildings to the restaurant. Reminded me of the old Eaton days of having restaurants in the department stores with...More

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So good we wanted to go back again. I could see into the kitchen and there seemed to be about 5 chefs working seriously and feverishly to turn out excellent food. I had a shrimp putanesco pasta which was a special but should be on...More

Thank grand old girl B
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Not many people know about this breakfast room, they really know how to make crispy bacon, the atmosphere is great here

1  Thank Trunkers
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Loved the whole routine of going through security with a very funny and helpful staff, winding along the back corridors and finding myself in another era, with uniformed wait staff and beautiful simple linens. The food was good, basic Brit comfort food--meat with gravy, mashed...More

1  Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Downstairs in the Legislative house,Interesting and enjoyable place to go for lunch or breakfast Food quality very good.Not a large or eclectic menu but some seasonal features Service levels very good. Old school décor Good valu in pricing for quality

1  Thank islandrockin
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Honestly, good food, better prices! AND, you get to skip the line at the parliament buildings if you were wanting to take a peek around afterwards. For a city that charges heavily for breakfast/brunch, this is a gem.

1  Thank samgirl3
Reviewed 15 September 2018

OK.. so if not for trip adviser I would not have ever even heard of this. We had breakfast there 3 times while in Victoria. All the meals we had were very tasty. The coffee was good and service excellent. The ambiance was a 10...More

2  Thank Happy_Guy_Ottawa
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Questions & Answers
5 November 2018|
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Response from DoloresJacoby | Reviewed this property |
I am certain they will not be open on Christmas Day. Open when Parliament is open.
Bill H
8 January 2016|
Response from Barbaraesch |
Look at the photos
8 June 2015|
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Response from beachnerd0704 | Reviewed this property |
We asked at the front desk, and the attendant gave us reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 614 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: 387 3959
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