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Canoe Brewpub


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Canoe Lager
Clean and light in colour with a lively hop finish. Crisp and exceptionally drinkable.Our beers are hand-crafted in small batches using only the finest malted barley, hops, yeast and water. 5.2%
Canoe Pale Ale
An expression of Pacific Northwest hop character, balanced by robust Canadian pale malt. Full flavoured with a mild, refreshing bitterness. 5.0%
Canoe Dark Ale
Deep mahogany-brown‏ in colour with malt notes of rich chocolate and roasted coffee.A dark and flavourful ale with a clean, crisp finish. 5.5%
Canoe IPA
A balance of delicate tropical fruit flavour with a clean, refreshing malt profile. Brewed with Australian and New Zealand hops, and North American malts. 6.5%
Amber Artifact Lager
Golden amber in colour, ARTIFACT AMBER LAGER is brewed with rainy afternoons and autumn feasts in mind. Brewed this year in celebration of the Royal BC Museum's 125th anniversary. 5.5%
Summer Honey Wheat Ale
A crisp, smooth, light-bodied wheat beer infused with Saanich Peninsula wildflower honey. It's perfect for summer sipping in the BC sunshine! 5.0%
Coffee Stout
Dark, creamy, and deliciously smooth - with the perfect hint of rich espresso. 5.5%
Winter Gale Strong Ale
A rich amber colour with spicy hints of cinnamon, ginger and clove. Malty sweetness with rounded, brandy-like finish. 8.0%
Winner of a Canadian Brewing Awards Gold Medal in 2008, this beer combines a rich malt character with a subtle hop aroma to produce a delicious European-style bock beer. 6.5%
Individual 650ml bottles 4.95
4 x 650ml 19.80
Canoe Brews to Go
Located at the foot of downtown Victoria's historic Chinatown, CANOE features waterfront patios and the best western exposure along Victoria's Inner Harbour. Come down to CANOE for great handcrafted beer, real food made with care and live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. With a pub, a lounge, a dining room, patios, knowledgeable staff and free parking, it's a perfect place to share good times with friends and family of all ages! The timeless waterfront location, soaring timber frame and rustic brick architecture at CANOE create a vibrant and versatile atmosphere for gatherings large or small. Reservations and families are welcome in the restaurant area.
US$12 - US$27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Seafood, Canadian, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great Atmosphere with Fantastic Food Choices 👍Servers are very helpful and Courteous higly reommend !!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank RandyL421
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We decided to have a light lunch on the patio. The patio must be the nicest in town - very spacious and located on the inner harbour. We shared a couple of apps which were very tasty, washed down with their home brewed Ginger Beer....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we stopped in for lunch and enjoyed it so much we returned for dinner! great beer, good food, beautiful building, nice location right on the water and has its own parking!! can’t wait to come back during warmer weather to enjoy the patio!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank weinerdoggy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this pub with another couple. The interior is fantastic. Different elevations and great wood beams. The service was good. The food was very good. I had the Cobb salad , and one of the best of I’ve had. Wife had the fish and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gordons3137
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

My two girlfriends and I were throwing a combined birthday and decided to go to Canoe for supper. It started with a reso for 12 but grew to 18 and when we called to change the amount of people we were told we were in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Brvis
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

We went to Canoe in the afternoon for appetizers and drinks as part of a girls weekend pub crawl. We had some vegetarians in the group and they were super happy about the delish roasted Brussel sprouts and cauliflower appetizers. The house red wine they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ShinyRedSuitcase
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Great place, cool location I splurged a bit and had the sablefish. It was fantastic, prepared just right, and all the flavours worked well together. The beers were all quite good, except for the lager which was pretty generic tasting. I recommend starting with a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ChilkootProjects
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Great night at this brewpub. Been there on a Wednesday, it was calm, not really crowded. The terasse was open.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Justtobuy
CanoeBrewpub450, General Manager at Canoe Brewpub, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Hi Justtobuy, Thank you for your rating! We hope to see you back soon. Scott R General Manager, Canoe Brewpub

Reviewed January 4, 2019

Four of us headed here for lunch while visiting in Victoria. The atmosphere and service was nice. The Cobb Salads were very good. The fish in the Fish & Chips selection could have been cooked a bit more - it was kind of chewy in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WindhorseManor
CanoeBrewpub450, General Manager at Canoe Brewpub, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Hello WindhorseManor, We appreciate your honest feedback about your recent experience. We do offer alternative seating options in our upper lounge away from the live music stage. We hope to see you again. Thanks, Scott R General Manager Canoe Brewpub

Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Cool architecture and awesome service. The bar was friendly and am easy time to manage. Great NYE spot!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dylan-Ernst S
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