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The Duke Saloon

Closed Now: 7:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Open today: 7:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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Fun Western Bar

If you are looking for great live bands that play country music all night long then this place is... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
Parksville, Canada
Mystery Wallet

I have gone to The Duke many times and enjoyed myself beyond belief. One night my boyfriends staff... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2016
Megan F
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jun 2018
“Aggressive people”
25 Jul 2016
“Fun Western Bar”
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Hours Today: 7:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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502 Discovery St, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 1G8, Canada
+1 250-388-3000
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends went here on a saturday and we thought the club was really rude. These big guys kept on hitting us really hard while we were dancing. We told staff but they didn't seem to care.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank becadisuna
Reviewed July 25, 2016

If you are looking for great live bands that play country music all night long then this place is for you. Seemed to be a variety of age groups when we were there. Very friendly staff. Walking distance to downtown hotels.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Pandem
Reviewed May 18, 2016

I have gone to The Duke many times and enjoyed myself beyond belief. One night my boyfriends staff party was held there and my wallet went missing. Being a typical night of drinking there wasn't much thought to it. The Duke went out of their...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Megan F
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

I went there with a friend for beer fest. They charged $28 a ticket. For that you got a 12 Oz beer and two short ribs Really? And a mediocre cover band. Ripoff.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank peterlT8426RY
Reviewed December 21, 2015

We recently spent a weekend in Victoria and found this friendly little place at the nirth end of downtown. The bartenders are helpful and the local lager on tap is smooth and inexpensive. But the best thing is the live music. Joel the manager makes...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Al H
Reviewed November 26, 2015

The Duke is the best place to go if you are looking to have just a couple casual ones early in the night, or if you are looking to go ALL night! The staff are wonderful, the drinks are well priced, and best of all...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed November 22, 2015

This place is awesome. Friendly staff, live music, and alway a great atmosphere. A great pick for a night out while you're in Victoria.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Dave H
Reviewed November 21, 2015

The Duke has awesome live music every night. I always have a great night, would recommend to anyone! The bands are friendly and exciting. The atmosphere is one of a kind with its old saloon style, anyone will surely love. Great place, great staff, and...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank myoung11
Reviewed November 20, 2015

If you love country music (or even if you don't) the duke is always a fun time! The live music is top notch and the drinks and staff are always pleasant :) This is where I go when I want great music and lots of...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Meghan M
Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for a good time stop by the Duke Saloon! Live music to swing around the dance floor to, fantastic staff and a great crowd.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank SarahByan
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