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The Local Kitchen

$$ - $$$American, ,
1205 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T9, Canada
+1 250-385-1999
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1205 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ambient is nice especially outdoor seatings but we went on a cool day and opted to sit indoor. Service was average. We had salt and pepper chicken wings which was a touch too dried and far too salty for our liking. The halibut fish...More

Thank anaest
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For our first night in Victoria we were looking for a nice place to eat, drink beer en see sports, nothing too fancy. @The Local we got what we were looking for. We walked by in the afternoon and it was already really busy outside....More

Thank Anita J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch at The Local Kitchen and was pleased with the food, service and cost. We would come here again in the future. Very convenient when down at the harbour front.

Thank diyguy88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 of us went on a Wednesday evening for an early supper. We opted to eat indoors because of the weather. If you want to be surrounded by TVs with every sporting event on then this is your place. It is truly a "sports bar"...More

Thank rockford57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just wandered in because the place looked like a good pub. Not disappointed. Staff were really helpful and friendly, very welcoming. Only going to have a drink. Food looked good so we ordered a couple of things between four of us to tide us over...More

Thank Jackie_D_Fl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended the restaurant for dinner for a relative. Food was very good and plenty. The fish and chips dinner was a hit both myself and husband had ordered it. Loved the atmosphere.

Thank Lucille366
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled on this place near the harbour on a sunny day in August. It was packed with locals (as well as some tourists) so we gave it a shot and were well rewarded. Plenty of standard American dishes like burgers, quesadilla and nachos but all...More

Thank bossarb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate lunch here at the recommendation of the Victoria Regent Hotel where we were staying. Service was very good and food was excellent. We’d definitely return on our next Victoria visit.

Thank supergram2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a fun bar/ restaurant with really lovely genuine staff. The owner really made us feel at home and welcome. I can’t recommend it enough and by the far the coolest and most fun bar in town. Thank you guys for making our trip to...More

Thank Ifti A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Victoria during a bit of a heatwave. It was a real shame that the patio had no parasols and was in the full direct sun meaning we resorted to sitting inside meaning we missed the view. Overall very pleasant for a couple...More

Thank UkSil
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Bill H
August 26, 2018|
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Response from Franklin N | Reviewed this property |
July 11, 2018|
Response from c b | Reviewed this property |
wife had gluten free and survived.we did not check kitchen.
Dean S
July 1, 2018|
Response from c b | Reviewed this property |
not that i know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-385-1999
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