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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%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (82 reviews)
“contorni” (13 reviews)
“corn soup” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
944 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3K2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 828 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I knew it was pricey, but it didn't worth it at all... I would only recomens desserts. I had better food in chinatown!

Thank Iris C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were there on a busy Saturday evening,reservations had been made the day before. Greeted warmly by the owner/host we secured one of the few tables on the small patio, for which we were grateful as the interior was both warm and noisy. Having had...More

1  Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is well deserving if its high ratings on Trip Advisor. Our party of six had a very enjoyable evening at Cafe Brio. Service by our waitress Nat couldnt have been better and we had a nice chat during our meal and after dinner...More

2  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Waitress was really nice but the food was quite ordinary. Felt more like a not so good home family cook than a good restaurant chef. Desserts were better than the main dishes.

2  Thank Koreli B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were directed to this Italian restaurant by the concierge at our hotel, when asked for the best Italian restaurant in the area. And wow, did he deserve a tip for this recommendation. It was lovely. As we walked into the restaurant, was warmly greeted...More

1  Thank TravellingGiulia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good ambience, an extensive menu and competent service. Whenever we're in Victoria we plan a dinner at Café Brio. It's an old standby that never disappoints. Online booking would be hekpful instead of calling a waiting for a callback.

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience from seating through dessert wine. Excellent wine list thoughtfully constructed, food well prepared and excellent, desserts to die for.

1  Thank Chuckster55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Brio has been recommended to us several times and we were finally able to go last week with some special friends. We were so happy to be introduced to such a great restaurant here in Victoria. We felt right at home when we arrived...More

2  Thank City-Life-Suites
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, service, and arguably the best pasta in the city! Better make a reservation well in advance of any memorable occasion to ensure a table set for fine dining including a great wine selection. But better remember to bring your wallet as the cuisine...More

1  Thank nomorepresentations
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience. Appetizer s were very good. Two of us had a duck course. The special was a fish course and my wife very much enjoyed that choice. They had half order option on entres which gave us portion sizes that were just right.

Thank Loyd P
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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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Michael K
9 July 2016|
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Response from Kevin H | Reviewed this property |
We brought our own wine to Brio, no worries. I had called ahead. I think the corkage fee was $20 but it may have been $15.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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