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Bubby's Kitchen

€€ - €€€, , American
355 Cook St | Cook Street Village, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3X8, Canada
+1 250-590-8915
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (42 reviews)
“veggie burger” (9 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 15:00 Hours
CUISINES
Contemporary, Canadian, American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
355 Cook St | Cook Street Village, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3X8, Canada
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Bubby's Kitchen
1. lunch
" Great fresh food that you can't miss with."
Keith H
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2. Dinner
"The service was timely, and the menu full of interesting alternatives."
Jeremy F
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3. brunch
"Stopped for brunch having been caught in a downpour on a bike ride."
Catherine A
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1 - 10 of 312 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Restaurant is in a hip place town. And the restaurant shows a reflection of that but could use a little spruce up. Second time eating here and found the staff a little indifferent but not bad depending who you get. Servers should come over and...More

Thank dogeatsdog
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited Bubby's Kitchen for a third time last Friday and was not disappointed. The first time I went was two years ago with a walking group, we stopped for a late lunch. I don't recall what I had back then but I remember it...More

Thank Luvs2Shop98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family breakfast was really fab here. With a three year old and some adults we had a fantastic morning with great food. The waitress was very good and brought the food for the little one quick and answered all his funny questions without any problem....More

Thank Kariniii
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

My husband & I went there today for brunch. It was great food and the service was great as well. (The Caesar salad was amazing) & so we’re the caesars. & our water never went below half full before they were refilling it. I would...More

Thank Danyelly1986
Reviewed 25 September 2018

I’ve been to this restaurant on numerous occasions over the years, and until recently the food has been reliably good. I took my granddaughter there as a treat for lunch yesterday, but it really was disappointing. I ordered a buffalo chicken wrap, with a bowl...More

1  Thank Ambassador234336
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This has been a family favourite for brunch, lunch or dinner for the past 5 years. We showed up for dinner last month, to learn that they no longer are open for dinner, which I guess is understandable with the CRD labour shortage, Unfortunately with...More

Thank sjm515
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped by about 1:30 pm on a Saturday. One table for two left inside. The outside tables were all taken. The half and half special on this day was a hot dog, salad and Borscht. We ordered it even though the waitress admitted it hadn’t...More

Thank haroldw148
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The ownership has changed and now they are open for breakfast but not dinner. I was meeting friends from out of town and we chose Bubby's as we have all been there many times for lunch or dinner. We did not want a complete breakfast...More

Thank porky789
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Great for families, good service and appropriate portions. Warm welcoming environment and large enough menu to accommodate everyone in our family. Nice restaurant in nice area of Victoria.

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This was one of my fave places in Victoria, but I'm concerned that it's possibly heading downhill. Recently had a breakfast where the meal was so-so, and the service not so great (first time that's happened in maybe 10 visits). As of about a month...More

2  Thank David R
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Lola_Bansiang
9 August 2017|
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Response from Kevin K. J. B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I'm very picky about my espresso drinks. This is the only places in Cook St. Village where I know they will consistently make me a traditional, Italian-style espresso drink in a real, ceramic cup, whether I'm ordering... More
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David C
14 January 2016|
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Response from Terry D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are gluten free options on the menu at Bubby's Kitchen. My wife had a burger on a gluten free bun.
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burnska2015
20 November 2015|
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Response from DavidatV | Reviewed this property |
no prix fixe....although I recall that from time to time on some special occasions there has been one
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Cook St | Cook Street Village, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-590-8915
  • E-mail
Description
Busy restaurant with wholesome West Coast cuisine that your grandmother (Bubby) would be proud of, located in charming Cook Street Village.
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