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Caribbean Village Cafe

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2646 Quadra street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4E4, Canada
+1 250-381-3363
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible22%
19 Aug 2017
“Good Food, No Service”
8 Apr 2017
“Average Overall”
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CUISINES
Caribbean
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LOCATION
2646 Quadra street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4E4, Canada
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Recently I arranged to meet a friend at a restaurant up the block, but she went here instead. Don't ask. Anyway, she ended up bringing her food and coffee up to the other restaurant and kept raving about how good it was. So after eating...More

Thank NewleaphMelinda
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I don't mind eating in dives, especially if a place has history or killer food. Unfortunately, this little cafe is dive-y with average food. The patties and samosas we had were dry. If you're dead set on having this cuisine, perhaps this will hit the...More

Thank jay s
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Delicious food, charming staff, and a unique setting. The samosas and jerk chicken were outstanding. Five marks out of five.

Thank Quinn M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

One meal was so salty it was inedible, 2 meals tasted like old bland stew, 1 meal was good. Service was poor, floor was dirty under counters, surfaces like sideboards and watercooler were dusty. Wont go there ever again.

Thank dragonfly410
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We stopped in to pick up Jamaican patties to go after dinner at a nearby restaurant. All flavours in the varieties we selected (Vegetable, spinach, and beef) were delicious and a special find was the smoked fish and akee patty. Can't wait to get back...More

Thank buhrynuk
Reviewed 22 December 2015

If you want to know what the food tastes like: Head across the street to Fairways Grocery, pick up something from the freezer section and reheat it in a crappy microwave from the Goodwill. That way the service will be faster too.

Thank Carrie L
Reviewed 30 September 2015

James makes great food, with yummy soups, roti, samosas and patties. Intense coffee too. It's an international meeting place with interesting conversations, and food to go or enjoy at this cozy spot.

Thank Judi M
Reviewed 26 March 2015

I eat here whenever I have the chance, andI have not been let down yet! Don't be put off by the run down, and somewhat unkempt decor of the place. It just adds to the charm. :-) The owner, James, cooks up a fresh batch...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Went in because the smell was amazing and the bright colorful decor looked fun! The man who was working (I assume was the owner) was very relaxed, kind to me, and served me the food that I wanted! I got take-out but I would absolutely...More

Thank Jessica_568495
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Work into this place to satisfy my Caribbean cravings, it took 5 mins for someone to come out for service,food was burnt,service sucked the one person that was there was so rude and arrogant,comming to find out he was the owner?wont even recommend it to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2646 Quadra street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Hillside - Quadra - Downtown Blanshard
  • Neighbourhood: Hillside - Quadra - Downtown Blanshard
  • Phone Number: +1 250-381-3363
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