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Canoe Brewpub

) #47 of 917 Restaurants in Victoria €€ - €€€ Seafood, , American
450 Swift St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1S3, Canada
+1 250-361-1940
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (47 reviews)
“cobb salad” (14 reviews)
“fries” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
450 Swift St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1S3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 543 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Mediocre food at high prices. Kids meal 11.95. Fish 'n chips bland- a 6/10. Their version of poutine is a hot gourmet mess of fries with a watery brown jus, creamy white cheese and scallions. $13 C'mon please keep it simple! Broccolini dish looks good...More

Thank bellboy2345
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stooped in for supper on the patio. it was very busy but the food came in good time and was very good. I had the Salmon again.

Thank Surfer16532
Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant is situated on the upper harbour with a large patio seating area. The food was excellent and the service friendly and efficient.

Thank 516elaine
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Some friends and I went to the Brewpub for dinner and had a lovely meal, which was reasonably priced. Unfortunately, the waitress was very rude, impolite and didn't seem to be able to smile! After asking our end of the table if we wanted the...More

1  Thank emagee13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one day in Victoria and had lunch here. Both of us had burgers that were excellent. Seasoned fries were great too. Superior service and great views!

Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful peroid building with a great patio overlooking the gorge, close to downtown. Good drink selection and food choices. Food was great as was service. Parking is very limited and tight.More

Thank BJ V
CanoeBrewpub450, General Manager at Canoe Brewpub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi BJ V, Thank you for your review! We're glad you enjoyed the atmosphere at our Victoria waterfront heritage building. It's always great to hear that our guests enjoy all elements of Canoe Brewpub - food, service, location and drink. We'll just have to get...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a break from shopping at Chintz & Company and at the recommendation of their staff walked down the hill to the waterfront restaurant Canoe Brewpub. It was busy and we got the last available table outdoors. Service was very good, the menu was...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been about three years since we visited the Canoe Club, and long overdue. We had a wonderful lunch on the patio, overlooking the water. The service was fast, friendly and efficient, while at the same time never making us feel rushed. The food...More

Thank LoisLane1949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a water taxi from Fishermans Wharf to Canoe. Sat outside on the waterfront and had a few seasonal beers and some appetizers. Nice environment and good walking access to Chinatown and beyond!

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food and relaxed atmosphere in the sunshine near the water. Servers were attentive and helpful. The vegeburger patty was delicious, with grains and seeds and a crispy outside, could be slightly improved with a whole grain bun. The beer batter had been...More

Thank TCKtraveler8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Swift St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1S3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-361-1940
  • E-mail
Located at the foot of downtown Victoria's historic Chinatown, CANOE features waterfront patios and the best western exposure along Victoria's Inner Harbour.

Come down to CANOE for great handcrafted beer, real food made with care and live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. With a pub, a lounge, a dining room, patios, knowledgeable staff and free parking, it's a perfect place to share good times with friends and family of all ages! The timeless waterfront location, soaring timber frame and rustic brick architecture at CANOE create a vibrant and versatile atmosphere for gatherings large or small. Reservations and families are welcome in the restaurant area.
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