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Vista 18

$$$$Steakhouse, ,
740 Burdett Ave | 18th Floor of Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B2, Canada
+1 250-382-9258
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Grill, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
740 Burdett Ave | 18th Floor of Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

1. bread brought to the table was dry. We informed the waitress, we got a bit of a hmm response, it was left at the table until the entrees came then she took it away. 2. Duck breast entree - two of our party ordered...More

Thank Blair G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I came up here for dinner and again for happy hour for a drink and appies. Both times the service and food were amazing. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Vacation68111058087
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Vacation68111058087, Thank you for your 5-star review! We hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back to Vista 18 in the near future. Kind regards, The Vista Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast at the restaurant every morning I stayed. I was impressed not only with the good service, good food but also the price! I totally enjoyed the atmosphere knowing the price for my breakfast was so affordable!

Thank Daisy C
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Daisy C, Thank you for your kind review. We're glad that you were impressed with the service, food, and value in Vista 18, and we hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back soon! Best regards, The Vista Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came for dinner with a view. Sadly, it was rather rainy and foggy so the view was not stellar. I was seated on the less scenic side but on this night, it really didn't matter. I got a wee hint of sunset and the...More

Thank Jewelsworld
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jewelsworld, Thank you for your thorough review of our rooftop restaurant! We look forward to your next visit. Best regards, The Vista Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of five gathered here later evening for a bite and drink. We ordered a table of appies. The frites were super sweet and too salty. The elk mini sliders were hard to find in the cheap mini hamburg bun, dry too. The ribs...More

Thank Excursion252957
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Excursion252957, We would appreciate the opportunity to contact you directly regarding your visit. If you are open to this, please email sales@chateauvictoria.com with the best phone number or email address at which we may reach you. Kind regards, The Vista Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner for two at a corner table. Can't make up my mind which is better: the ambiance, the food or the service. The rack of lamb was awesome, but I still need to figure out how to eat it gracefully.More

Thank claudemury
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear claudemury, Thank you for your kind, thoughtful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the cuisine, service, and ambience. Thank you for specifically mention the rack of lamb—one of our most popular dishes. We hope to welcome you back soon! Best regards, The Vista...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Stayed at the Chateau for two weeks when my husband was ill in hospital and had a few breakfasts and dinner's at the Vista. Beautiful views and very attentive staff. Food was good.More

Thank Essie841
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Essie841, Thank you for your 5-star review of our rooftop restaurant. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the cuisine, staff, and views in Vista 18 during such a difficult time. We hope have the opportunity of welcoming you back in the near future. Best...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

Luke warm/indifferent welcome by the barman who was not particularly busy but did not seem to enjoy chatting to guests. The ambience in the room was not good and we noted some guests arrive at the elevator and were ignored so they left again. The...More

1  Thank foodfan1956
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear foodfan1956, We would appreciate the opportunity to connect with you regarding the details of your visit. If you are open to this, please email the best phone number or email address at which we may reach you to sales@chateauvictoria.com. We hope to hear from...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

Came here in hopes of having some brunch but missed the part where it's on weekends only, so ended up having lunch instead. The lunch menu is fairly limited, which was disappointing. The views definitely made up for it though, even if we didn't eat...More

Thank Justin W
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Justin W, Thank you for your kind review of our rooftop restaurant. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our panoramic views and our friendly staff team, and we hope you will have the opportunity to return for weekend brunch in the near future. Best...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

I brought 23 people for business lunch in this restaurant before going to Butchart Garden. We pre-ordered set meal steak for lunch. We got half cabbage with some dressing (they literary cut a cabbage cut into 2 and put some dressing) which surprisingly taste quite...More

2  Thank MrDharma
ChateauVictoria, Management at Vista 18, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear MrDharma, We would very much appreciate the opportunity to connect with you directly. If you are open to this, please email the best phone number or email address at which we may reach you to sales@chateauvictoria.com. We hope to hear from you. Best regards,...More

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Tamara T
December 7, 2015|
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Response from ChateauVictoria | Property representative |
Hi Tamara T, We do have a number of menu items that do not contain gluten and we also have gluten free bread available that we order from Portofino Bakery. Our servers are very knowledgeable about the options and can answer... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
6:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
6:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Burdett Ave | 18th Floor of Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B2, Canada
    (Fairfield Rd)
  • Public Transportation: 1/2 block from Vista 18 is Douglas Street which is one of the main routes for our transit system. Some of the main routes with stops here are 1, 2, 2A, 4, 7, 7N, 21, 27, 28, 30, 31, 70 and 75. For full details, please visit www.bctransit.com
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-382-9258
  • E-mail
Description
Located on the 18th floor of Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites, Vista 18 Westcoast Grill and Wine Bar takes dining with a view to the next level. Guests are treated to a regional dining experience where they can sample the best that the area has to offer, while taking in the view of Victoria's bustling Inner Harbour or the Juan de Fuca Strait and Olympic Mountains. Come enjoy the live music in our lounge on Friday and Saturday nights while sampling martinis and small bites; or come for a delicious dinner in the restaurant. Our menu features fresh, seasonal cuisine prepared by our talented culinary team. Complement any experience with wine from our extensive list featuring many offerings from Vancouver Island and B.C. wine regions. Vista 18 is a dining experience not to be missed.
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