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Saveur Restaurant

$$$$French, ,
658 Herald St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1S7, Canada
+1 250-590-9251
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“tasting menu” (95 reviews)
“gnocchi” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Contemporary, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
658 Herald St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1S7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like Saveur and previous dinners and brunches have been good. The service is efficient and polite though a bit unpolished. The food - the pork belly was excellent. Well presented, great tastes. The gnochhi was good however there are so many flavours on the...More

1  Thank SeeingTHEworld2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we wish to have brunch/lunch we try to go to Saveur in Victoria. The Brunch menu is varied and interesting. For example the are many varieties of Eggs Benedict but you can also opt for an incredible seared Tuna and Avocado salad. The ingredients...More

Thank Ccorgi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always excellent service ( not a walk in place) food is interesting and well worth the price . The menu is small and the venue is cozy and upscale . I haven’t tried dinner but have heard great things about 3+ course dinners. They accommodated...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the tasting menu, truly excellent! Sun chokes, scallop, chicken, venison, ice cream. And the house made bread and churned butter - yum. Sophisticated flavours, beautiful presentation and a rare ability to capture the west coast terroir. The Chef came out to ask for...More

Thank AmyCSpencer
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I and a friend had supper at Saveur for the first time. It was excellent. Interesting appetizer (some sort of chickpea thing, really nice). Two of us had chicken and one beef. All excellent. Nice atmosphere as well. Excellent serving staff. Prices...More

Thank Jet37618349944
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tasting menu with paired wine , my wife and I had here , the best dinner outside of my house I have had in Canada ! The French laundry was a bit better . Great service delicious food and not too much meat -...More

Thank Leic Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a special birthday dinner my partner and I dropped in on a weekday evening. I suspect reservations would be hard to come by at the last minute on a weekend. I reserved three days early and on a Tuesday evening they only had two...More

1  Thank dblairinc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and ambiance. Highly recommended. I had avocado salad which was delicious. Don’t miss the scones

Thank Daphne311
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit, just as good as the first. This time we chose the Huevos Rancheros for me and the Duck Benny for my husband. Was not expecting such a plate of delicious flavours, the tortilla with refried beans, salsa, guacamole and more, topped with...More

Thank Pamela J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved my chicken sandwich as I wasn’t up for eggs - rest of the group had eggs- food was all great service was good but overall very slow - we weren’t in a rush so nice ambience classy decor etc. only negative might be...More

Thank Lynne J
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Randall H
July 28, 2017|
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Response from Saveur_Rest | Property representative |
About a $10 cab ride, 8 minute drive.
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nageshbs
May 27, 2017|
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Response from SteveandAnu | Reviewed this property |
It's a 15 minute walk. You'll have to email Saveur to check out availability. They do have a vegetarian set 5 course menu.
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masonm617
April 23, 2017|
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Response from Stefan P | Reviewed this property |
Un seule personne nous a parler en Francais lorsque mous avons visiter ce restaurant. Le nom du restaurant est en Francais mais je penses que c'est leur limite et ils ont qu'une personne du staff qui parle en Francais.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$42
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 658 Herald St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1S7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-590-9251
  • E-mail
Description
French-inspired contemporary cuisine specialized in seasonal tasting menus. Served in a rustic-meets-contemporary setting in the heart of Victoria's famous China Town District. Open for Brunch Wednesday to Saturday 10am - 2pm, Open for Dinner Tuesday to Saturday from 5pm - 10pm.
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