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Clive's Classic Lounge

$$ - $$$, , International
740 Burdett Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B2, Canada
+1 250-857-0053
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Canadian, International
$$ - $$$
740 Burdett Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our company won a whole whack of awards at the Care awards in 2017, a large group of us descended upon Clive's and had a great time drinking, chatting, and laughing. Service was great and they were gracious in their smiles.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank gearbrain
Reviewed November 10, 2018

If want nice drink without all the fuss, then Clive's is place. Often you will meet interesting people sitting around the bar, who have story to tell. The staff are friendly and very well trained in making Cocktails from around the world. However do not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HamlinRP
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Location: In the lobby of Chateau Victoria, we found a fun cocktail and bar food with faux fireplaces. The lounge creates a cozy, relaxing atmosphere. We were on a cruise, we stopped over in Victoria, Canada for a few hours during our summer vacation. After...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Paul L
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Had a cocktail and appies after concert and waitress was very helpful and friendly. Was a great experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janice T
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

The lounge was much bigger than I imagined. It was very spacious and the tables were spread out. Great menu and great drinks!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Crystal D
Reviewed September 27, 2018

This spot is located inside Chateau Victoria. The lounge was much more spacious than I thought it would be, with lots of seating. It seems like a popular spot for travelers and locals alike. We started off with cocktails. I ordered Little Tramp off the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank foodlovergirlny
Reviewed September 9, 2018

After a day of wandering around Victoria, we came here because of what I read about Clive's cocktails; and we wanted a comfortable place to hang out. Loved it. You'll have a cocktail that exists nowhere else. The food was also very good; and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gary S
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Two of our children live out of country, and for a get together, met in Victoria. Both wanted to enjoy happy hour at Clives. Great drinks and reasonably priced!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank William C
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Clives was next to our hotel in Victoria and was recommended by our concierge. We stopped on our way to dinner for drinks. The place is in a hotel, but not super touristy, our bartender was pretty knowledgeable and made some good cocktails. The bar...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank s2npdx
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was the best place to have a drink the bar tender knew how to mix a great drink. Keep up the good work

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rose W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Bar, Canadian, International
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Burdett Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-857-0053
  • E-mail
At Clive's Classic Lounge we have a passion for creating the highest quality cocktails using only the best ingredients. Our extensive selection of international spirits, beer and wine pairs perfectly with our menu focusing on international comfort cuisine. Visit us inside Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites.
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