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1110 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
+1 250-383-3112
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (43 reviews)
“sandwich” (39 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1110 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

The café offers delicious soup and sandwiches as well as quiche(they call it a "tart"). There is a large choice of sandwiches and too large a tempting choice of pastries. I had the special chicken Tart as well as the bocconcini salad and my friend...More

Reviewed 27 January 2017

This place is or was primarily tea room, but now coffee is just as popular at least for dining in. For the retail outlet it seems tea is the clear winner. The place really is classy and comfortable to stay for an hour or so...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Very good store to buy some local teas and they have a very good tea room, albeit it is a bit on the expensive side.

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

When ever I visit Victoria, BC I always make a point to stop at Murchies on Government Street. The varieties of coffee and teas to purchase is unbelievable. Then move over to their coffee shop to sample a coffee or tea with a sandwich or...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a must stop in Victoria. Even just to look and the lovely tea selection. Food wise, we got the Barcelona and Roma sandwiches to go for our dinner on the Clipper return trip to Seattle. Very tasty and good. I did get three...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Murchie's is both a shop selling a wide assortment of teas and coffees (probably the most varied in Victoria) as well as tea and coffee pots and similar items and a very pleasant place to sit with a cup of tea or coffee and a...More

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The best place to recharge and refresh. Whether you are in the mood for sweet or savory Murchies has it! Take a tea break while enjoying downtown. When you have finished the refreshments visit the retail side. Lovely selection of everything tea as well as...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Me and My friend were visiting Victoria, BC. I have been in Murchie's before, but not in the coffee shop. When you enter you will see there is a very nice and pricey tea mug and tea store on the left. Its typical British style,...More

1  Thank Enci V
Reviewed 9 January 2017

They give you your tea in a white teapot and write the name of the tea on it so you know what you got - and don't get it mixed up if there are more than one of you. The tea (or coffee) and pastries...More

Thank guy_traveller
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Of course it was a cold day and we had heard about this place, so decided to stop in and warm up. The Mocha is out of this world good. And the pastry is second to none some of the best. The line was kind...More

Thank Seattle60Gary
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Oregon J
19 March 2016|
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Response from djieidifogo | Reviewed this property |
No I think it is best not to take your son because there are nuts there
15 July 2015|
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Response from Cyriousbusiness | Reviewed this property |
Yes, your hotel is about 10 mins walk from Murchies :)
6 May 2015|
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Response from Dana C | Reviewed this property |
will take you longer than 10 min if you like some shops on your way, and there are plenty...:-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-3112
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