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Cafe Brio

944 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3K2, Canada
+1 250-383-0009
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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944 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3K2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 907 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

First time in the Pacific NW and this was our favorite restaurant in the city. The owner gave us a quick tour when we just happened by before they opened. Our waitress was very personable, professional, and knowledgeable. Food was terrific!!! My wife and I...More

1  Thank Scott N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic dinner the atmosphere is very quaint and quite romantic. The food was awesome very original and yummy. The venison was really really good and the rock fish was very good too. The salmon was also super yummy, the lamb was good but...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It had been years since I'd been to Brio and I almost forgot how good it is! We went there for a birthday and it was wonderful. Food was very good, atmosphere is inviting and our server Amber made our night! Definitely wont wait years...More

1  Thank Adrian X
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at Cafe Brio two years ago and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our visit this time was almost as good as the last time. The reason for the “almost”is because the lamb didn’t taste like lamb at all. It was very neutral without that distinctive...More

1  Thank Moniaits
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned to Café Brio this year following a very romantic meal last year. We were not disappointed. We were seated at a table out on the porch, which is like an arboretum, surrounded by greenery. The service was impeccable; we had all of our...More

1  Thank Terzah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to go to Café Brio on our recent visit to Victoria. The ambience was great, the sharing meal for the 2 of us was delectable and was almost more than we could eat. The staff were all very friendly and efficient. Do not...More

1  Thank omcintyre2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This wonderful restaurant never disappoints, Greg and Silvia have created a gem, a mainstay of the city. It is one of our very favourite places to dine....

Thank MickeyMoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only place we know that also offers 1/2 portions--and even then, we usually bring home left-overs. Staff are as attentive and polite as the food is great and carefully prepared.

Thank asallison
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Several couples enjoyed a nice and pleasant meal at Cafe Brio last night. The heirloom tomatoes salad was really good; fresh with a nice and sweet balsamic drizzle. Many had the homemade parradelli pasta with short rib ragout. It was delicious. Nice atmosphere and excellent...More

1  Thank JWR802
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I had the duck legs, they were ok. Pretty boring and not the flavour explosion I expected. "Red alert" extremely fitting name. Probably the worst drink/cocktail I have ever had at a restaurant.

2  Thank Nicklas P
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FranDave29803
6 April 2018|
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Response from Sonya R | Reviewed this property |
Hello Traveler, Welcome to Victoria! Cafe Brio is right downtown Victoria. The cruise ships arrive very near downtown, so it is only about a 3.3km walk to Cafe Brio at 944 Fort Street. It takes 35 minutes to walk there or a... More
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cindya3637
25 January 2017|
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Response from beeskneeze | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so, but would call to confirm.
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magicmikeis
29 July 2016|
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Response from Dennythetraveller | Reviewed this property |
I did see gluten free options!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 944 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3K2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Harris Green
  • Neighbourhood: Harris Green
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-0009
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