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John's Place Restaurant

) #9 of 919 Restaurants in Victoria $$ - $$$ American, ,
723 Pandora Ave | British Columbia, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
+1 250-389-0711
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (88 reviews)
“meatloaf” (98 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (86 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
723 Pandora Ave | British Columbia, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped in during a lunch break and had a Benedict. Crispy bun, fresh sauce, eggs just how I ordered them. Would come back for sure.

Thank Jetboy99
Reviewed 2 days ago

the meat loaf with eggs for breakfast was amazing with great gravy. my partner also had a wonderful order of french toast that she said was the best she had ever eaten.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was quite delicious! They don't serve a crazy huge portion which I like. We got The polish thing and mexican chorizo thing and side of bacon and it was plenty to feed 3 adults and 1 4yo and it all tasted super good!...More

Thank Tricks27
Reviewed 5 days ago

Though this was supposed to be the last dinner of our multi-generational trip, I had a large afternoon "snack" at the East Indian festival held in the City Hall square next to our Hotel Rialto. For $8 CDN I had a large plate of chix...More

1  Thank alohatripper
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent breakfast here. The service could not have been better in spite of how busy they were. The decor is a a bit funky with every bit of wall space covered in photographs or posters, etc. We only had breakfast here so...More

1  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think it has been already been said, but for good food at fair prices (for downtown Victoria) John's is the place to go. We went for breakfast. Arrived at 9 a.m. on a Monday (mid-August) and there was a short wait. However, the staff...More

1  Thank Stevefrench34
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a few times. Never disappointed. Friendly staff. Efficient. Solid food. House baked bread and desserts. Good value.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not only was the food very delicious but the staff was really friendly, too! They attend your needs at all times. I had the falafel, definitely worth a try! The over-dimensional dessert pieces should be on your bucket list, but don't eat to much dinner...More

2  Thank S-Kastrup
Reviewed 1 week ago

They sure do love breakfast in Victoria! Sour dough french toast to die for and Huevos Rancheros that were out of this world. Great atmosphere and if you're lucky you'll get Tasha as you awesome waitress. Good job John "you got to eat here"

1  Thank Beeba1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The owner grew up in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, right across the bridge from Detroit and Tiger Stadium. The first clue was the HUGE beautiful mural on one wall of this restaurant. The vantage point is from the 3rd base line in Tiger Stadium during a...More

1  Thank HeyNow-Hank
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Questions & Answers
30 August 2016|
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Response from John C | Property representative |
Yes on the street or the Johnson Street arcade around the corner. On the street, Pay from 9am -6pm, free on Sunday's. In the parking arcade 1st hour free and free after 7pm daily
Danielle M
31 January 2016|
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Response from beeperVancouver | Reviewed this property |
We always eat there. After you have waited a bit in line, you'll want to enjoy the fabulous home cooked food. People do take home left overs, so you probably could do take out.
6 January 2016|
Response from John C | Property representative |
Yes, we have gluten free buns, pancakes and rice noodles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 Pandora Ave | British Columbia, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-389-0711
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