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Fishhook

805 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H6, Canada
+1 250-477-0470
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“biryani” (52 reviews)
“chowder” (139 reviews)
“tuna melt” (41 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
French, Indian, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
805 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 709 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place like Fishhook, one of our favourites, can't stay on top for ever. My wife and I both had chowders, and both noticed that it had lost its' pizzazz. She thought it tasted watered-down, I think they are using poorer quality smoked salmon...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm, welcoming atmosphere with very good food; unusual food and food pairings. This is a new, larger sister restaurant of Fishhook's 1st Victoria restaurant on Fort St. So it offers a greater variety in a much larger venue. Worth a visit.

Thank Gretaj220
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful Asian fushion food. Price point a bit high, but worth it. On the water. Dont remember if it is wheelchair accessible ,but should be.

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like fish then I'd definitely recommend. Was a busy little place but well worth the wait, great food, service and atmosphere.

Thank Londongirl782
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While the staff is quite pleasant, and this small restaurant charming, it just didn't live up to the great reviews. The seafood chowder is decent, and the bacon salmon quite interesting. However, it is fairly spicy, and overall it is just so-so. The Pondicherry fish...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is, i think, the smaller and less formal sister of Fishhook on the wharf. I ate at both, and they were great, but I actually preferred this smaller, informal venue downtown. No reservations, but it was definitely worth it to walk in and wait....More

1  Thank Gwen B
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This place is highly recommended and everyone having lunch on this day was loving their meals, except me. I ordered the Pondicherry, it was fresh, lively spiced, the basmati and pappadams were perfect. I just didn’t love the salmon. I can only conclude that I...More

Thank shelleys35
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Everything was just delicious, from the seafood hotpot to fishballs to the choco ganache with coconut „cream“. Super knowledgeable and friendly staff as well. Strongly recommended!

1  Thank Lieblingsesser2015
Reviewed October 1, 2018

A good choice. Food was fresh and the menu different. Some of the choices seemed a bit creamy but we were all able to get exactly what we wanted. Value was fair and would certainly recommend this as one of the better options in the...More

1  Thank TorontoDan
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Our son and dinner the night before and drug us out for lunch the next day when we came into Victoria. Upon arrival, they recognized him from the night before and even remembered what he ordered. Super friendly staff and doing a great job accommodating...More

1  Thank Miles C
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belwen4
July 27, 2016|
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Response from Tatiana L | Reviewed this property |
They do have other choices
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camamare
May 17, 2016|
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Response from Philipengs | Reviewed this property |
At least 15 to 20 minutes - might be better to take a cab.
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Oregon J
March 19, 2016|
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Response from chicklynickly | Reviewed this property |
One of my children has severe food allergies, including nuts. We were able to enjoy a delightful meal at Fishhook. Staff is super friendly and approachable. Kitchen is open so you can just ask the chef himself. Good luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-477-0470
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