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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Canadian, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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1199 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3M9, Canada
+1 250-381-1866
11:30 - 00:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Sotogrande, Spain
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Place looks nice and menu is wide enough to choose from (not so many options for kids) so we ordered a few things. Waiting staff were very friendly and everything was brought promptly and with a friendly smile. The food was mostly good but nothing blew us away, we kind of left thinking ok but there must be better options.... More 

Thank justarover
Wainwright, Canada
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

There is a mouse so be careful if you are sitting in the lower lounge. I told the manager and filed a report, it was taken care right away. Menu is not great and mostly composed of fries, bread, pasta and burgers. Never go back and waitresses are rude

Thank Lisetravel
Zurgena, Spain
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208 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We wandered the streets of Victoria looking for a place to eat that was not full or inappropriate. We stumbled upon Earls not knowing what to expect of a chain restaurant. My wife and I ended up choosing the same but then she is a lady of good taste!! We both had Clam Chowder because it is not something you... More 

Thank Alcazares48
Victoria, Canada
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a good restaurant to bring the extended family or meet your friends after work. Extensive menu with options to please every palate. All sauces and breads made in house by staff.

Thank cobra517
Ottawa, Canada
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117 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I arrived around 1pm, just one person. So I told the hostess that it was just me but I did not want to sit at the bar. The place was not at all busy. I ordered a glass of wine, the place was nice and quiet. I was not interested in any of the main courses so ordered a spinach... More 

Thank msm1990
Vancouver, Canada
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45 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Food consistently good, however very noisy place Suit younger generation Friendly staff Pizza,s excellent

Thank 154943Maggie
Mojacar, Spain
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105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Welcomed quickly and asked if we wanted to sit in lounge or bar areas. Asked difference to be told one was with TVs and one without. Could not understand this as there were TVs everywhere and you could not escape them! Ordered caesar salad (ok), dry ribs to share (very good), and fries with garlic and a dip. Sent these... More 

Thank Emily M
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Not really my cup of tea, but good for families and children. Reasonable selection of food, including some for Veggies.

Thank Mr M
Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Saturday night full house and line-up to get in. Was greeted by friendly staff and showed us to our group of about 35. Noisy atmosphere which created a fun evening. Staff were amazing, Nigel, Jason and a 3rd, cant remember name. Food and drinks were all nicely spaced and food was 5 stars, from salads, salmon, burgers to pizza.

Thank john o
Victoria, Canada
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We came here a while ago when the restaurant we actually wanted to go to was closed or full for some reason. It took a long time for us to be seated even though there were plenty of tables free. When we confronted the hostess about it, they just said they were understaffed. Anyways, the Chicken Brie + Fig Sandwich... More 

Thank saveyjack

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Canadian, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1199 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-381-1866

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?