We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vancouver Island Brewery

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Review Highlights
Modern Vibe - Classic Brews

Awesome tasting room and brewery. Modern and sleek building. Great variety of brews. First stop on... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Fayetteville, North Carolina

We were lucky enough to get a tour of this brewery on a non-tour day. It is really neat to hear how... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
via mobile
Read all 64 reviews
All photos (28)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 weeks ago
“Modern Vibe - Classic Brews”
27 Jul 2018
We've Got It Good! If you're from the Island you know that We’ve Got it Good! It’s not just a catchy slogan, it’s the Island way of life. One that we take seriously here at Vancouver Island Brewery. Whether it’s fishing for the big one on the open...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
See all hours
2330 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 5G5, Canada
+1 250-361-0007
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Victoria
from US$110.40
More Info
from US$476.20
More Info
from US$259.20
More Info
Tofino ATV Tour
4 Reviews
from US$822.20
More Info
Reviews (64)
Filter reviews
53 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 53 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Awesome tasting room and brewery. Modern and sleek building. Great variety of brews. First stop on a self-guided brewery crawl. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Chowin_n_Carousin
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a tour of this brewery on a non-tour day. It is really neat to hear how a brewery is run from the start of the product right to delivery. The young English man that gave us the tour went...More

Thank sunworshipperAlberta
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Nice brewery with solid beers. My husband and I tried two flights to sample all eight beers on tap. Most of what we tasted had good body and flavor. The Hazy IPA was probably my favorite. The service was super friendly and they were willing...More

Thank dm915
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Tried all of the eight beers that they had available when we went - all were very good and different. This brewery has a great space - the tasting room is huge and you can walk upstairs and see some of the equipment through large...More

Thank ClaireP3314
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Called in had the flight board to taste the beers, the beer was great and the staff were friendly and helpful also knowledgeable and spent time talking to us about the beer and processes

1  Thank ghotchkies
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Well situated with parking on site. 8 beers on tap for tasting at a reasonnable price. Very knowlegable and friendly staff.

1  Thank Takeacab
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Busy Micro Brewery. Sample the testing tray for two. Rainy Day outside super busy inside. Tasting tables full of happy people!

1  Thank Trueluck168
Reviewed December 24, 2016

We went to try the beers that Vancouver Island Brewery makes. The staff was very friendly, knowledgable and helpfull and the beers were good.

1  Thank Dan K
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We had a tasting at Vancouver Island and really enjoyed talking to the bartender about the local beer scene and the Canadian beer scene in general.

Thank ACuming
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

We went here on the rainy weekday. When we got in the girl helping us informed us debit and credit was down, bug she did let us taste a beer and gave us directions to the closest bank machine. We came back and had a...More

1  Thank Brian K
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 206 hotels in Vancouver Island
Paul's Motor Inn
239 reviews
.42 km away
Capital City Center Hotel
300 reviews
.43 km away
Sandman Hotel Victoria
212 reviews
.51 km away
Swans Hotel & Brewpub
395 reviews
.72 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,061 restaurants in Vancouver Island
Discovery Coffee
77 reviews
.36 km away
Paul's Motor Inn
63 reviews
.42 km away
Silk Road Tea and Spa
48 reviews
.48 km away
19 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,692 attractions in Vancouver Island
942 reviews
.62 km away
Phillips Brewing Company
33 reviews
.31 km away
Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
94 reviews
.58 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
September 10, 2015|
Response from Roz M | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of.....
August 15, 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from KramJH | Reviewed this property |
Rent a car with a GPS, there's a national car rental agency not far from the ferry terminal in Saanich. You had to pay for samples. You can also go to Phillips brewery down the street as well.
June 26, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from dooerelli | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go and get a flight of beers (4 x 4 oz pours)and they have a self guided tour. They always have around 8 styles of beer pouring. Tours are on the weekends. 250-361-0005