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Hope Key Restaurant

1313 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2E9, Canada
+1 250-382-6048
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“wonton soup” (4 reviews)
“sticky rice” (3 reviews)
“bubble tea” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Chinese
1313 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2E9, Canada
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Whenever I've gone into the Hope Key Restaurant I've been made to feel so welcome and happy that I want to come back for more. I love the colourful and interesting decor with the whimsical painted chairs and their titles. But I love the food...More

1  Thank Joan R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had a buffet lunch here. The friendly owners go out of their way (without being pushy) to make you feel welcome and to tell you anything you want to know about their establishment. We loved the variety and the freshness of the food. Their...More

1  Thank wendya18
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had the chinese dishes but there are many choices on the menu.The boss lady is very friendly and gives left overs to the homeless who are around the front door.

1  Thank noral420
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We went here for dinner and had their two of their special "daily listings" the Thursday and the Saturday dinners. Thursday's was a spicy (to your level of heat) prawn dinner and Saturday's was almond chicken. Both came with a good quantity if steamed rice...More

1  Thank Scotty779
Reviewed 22 October 2016

At first sight, it is really disappointed but the people (owners) who serve you are funny, polite and really nice. The buffet is very small and not much choice. I took the diner for one, Combination A and it was good, but stay away from...More

1  Thank Lisetravel
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We enjoyed the buffet dinner and bubble tea. A resonible selection at a decent price and friendly staff.

1  Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The food here is great if you like typical westernized Chinese dishes. The service however might be the friendliest service in town. If you're ever feeling down, come to this place and they'll turn your frown upside down.

1  Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This place is an absolute gem. The buffet items were fresh and brought out in small batches. The sticky rice was the best I've had. The owners go to the nth degree to make sure that you are comfortable and taken care of. If you're...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We visited Hope Key while on vacation with our three month old son. The place is so warm and inviting when you enter the door. In large part because the staff are so friendly and treat you like they have known you for years. The...More

1  Thank Cami4242
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I come here often for some delicious hong kong style lunch box food. They have an eclectic selection of lunch dishes on their buffet which includes sticky rice, bbq chicken, bamboo shoots, fish balls, tempura veggies, chow mein etc which you can eat in or...More

1  Thank Daniel R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-382-6048
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