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The Old Spaghetti Factory

703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada
+1 250-381-8444
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (105 reviews)
“ice cream” (75 reviews)
“bread” (99 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

After so many Old Spaghetti Factory restaurants shut down in my part of the US, years ago, I have to say I began to miss a meal there from time to time, so when I was touring Victoria, instead of looking for a local fish...More

Thank Pete B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love the decor in the restaurant - definitely has the old school feel in the 50s 60s era!!! You've nailed it!!! The food here is great, both taste and value wise! A main course with free-flow bread, ice cream, soup/salad, tea/ coffee at affordable...More

Thank reginahnah
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walking distance from the Museum, the Wharf, the Empress Hotel, Parliament, shopping, restaurants, the Bus Station etc. is the most delicious Old Spaghetti Factory!!!!!!! A fabulous menu beckons you as you enter the most charming old world ambience!!!!! Ample fresh portions are served by the...More

Thank alexandra l
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

food is good . Environment is ok... Old spaghetti factory have most of menu has all included side like soup or salad & coffee or tea..and ice cream..i guess my server thought i can't read English ..she only gave main dish... Didn't even bother ask...More

Thank sam l
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just felt like a "feed of spag bol ". We weren't disappointed, just like we make at home. The service was very friendly and fast.

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us, as a family, arrived at the restaurant at about 7:45 in the evening and had to wait 30 minutes for a table. There were tables open, but for some reason they were not being used. I assume it was a staffing issue....More

Thank greenspratley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in to this venue for lunch after a taxi driver recommended it. We weren't disappointed as the venue had a great feel - especially the outside area on the footpath (side walk). We were very well served by the friendly and efficient staff...More

Thank GregandJo412
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were really hungry, so we stopped at the first place we came to on our walk...we should have kept going. Neither of us had been to an Old Spaghetti Factory for years, and honestly, we didn't expect too much, so the bar was pretty...More

1  Thank Kimberly N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Doesn't matter which location you go to they always manage to impress. They have great value in the way they price their menu. Food & beverage is cheap. Service is always above and beyond. Order the cheesecake.

Thank JayfromEdmonton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were 20+ of us. We called ahead and were given a specific menu with a few options, which was great. The service was great, the food was okay. The spaghetti was not hot when served, and the ice-cream was melting when it was served....More

Thank Elle D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada (Formerly Rattenbury's Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-381-8444
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