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The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa

849 Verdier Avenue | Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
+1 888-544-2079
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (24 reviews)
“arctic char” (6 reviews)
“halibut” (9 reviews)
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Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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849 Verdier Avenue | Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

We were able to get in to The Dining Room without a reservation, but if you know you're going to be her in advance, I would advise calling ahead. The outdoor seating area has a lovely view over the rose garden with birds hopping about...More

Thank Candy P
Caitlin P, Food & Beverage Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Hi Candy P, Thank you kindly for you review. I appreciate your advice about making a reservation, as it really helps us prepare to impress all of our guests. I am so glad you enjoy our patio; it is our favourite thing about summer! It...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018

We hadn't been to the Brentwood Bay dining room for over 10 years and thought to go again. The location is lovely with beautiful views and decor. The dining room is a bit of an unusual location with part of it open in the main...More

Thank TravellerBC229
Caitlin P, Food & Beverage Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Hello TravellerBC229, Thank you for visiting us again after such a long time! It seems like you came a day early, as our menu has officially undergone changes for the summer, starting today, June 20th. You will notice the appetizers are on the lighter side...More

Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Simply great food served by friendly attentive staff in a beautiful atmosphere with an exceptional view of the ocean and marina. We had great sushi as appetizers followed by great steak and lamb sirloin. Good by the glass wine selection.More

Thank Slymont
Caitlin P, Food and Beverage Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Hi Slymont, So glad to hear that your first experience warranted a second one in such a short period! We are launching a new menu this week to celebrate summer and hope that you join us again soon to discover the new options. Thank you...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast in the gorgeous dining room. Menu had plenty of options for any eater. Vancouver Island breakfast was perfect and very filling. The strawberry rhubarb jam the chef made was spectacular. Service was excellent. View was perfect.

Thank youngtravellers99
Caitlin P, Food & Beverage Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

yountravellers99, I genuinely thank you for this kind review! Our breakfast team will be delighted to hear. I hope we have the pleasure of serving you again soon! Warmest Regards, Caitlin

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Sadly we had a very poor experience yesterday. As locals we have eaten in the main dining room numerous times over the years! Generally its pretty good... so 9 of us embarked on a family dinner there. The limited menu (that is never consistant) is...More

Thank jewellery
Caitlin P, F&B Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Hi Jewellery, thank you for taking the time to review our Dining Room. I am sorry that you find our menu limited; we are currently working on a new menu but unfortunately at this time I am not sure when to expect the launch. In...More

Reviewed April 25, 2018

We went with a Groupon as did a lot of the people there by the looks of it. We were seated and did not get approached for 20 minutes by our waiter. We ordered sushi and waited over 50 minutes for it to be delivered....More

Thank Rdrambuie
Caitlin P, F&B Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Hello Rdrambuie, I am very sorry to hear about the aspects of your experience that fell flat. Our sushi chefs provide handcrafted dishes to both our Pub and Dining Room, but I admit that 50 minutes is certainly a long time to wait. I will...More

Reviewed April 9, 2018

My husband and I enjoyed several breakfasts and dinners in the dining room. My reoccurring comment was, "So good!!". We enjoyed every meal. The service and ambiance was outstanding. Hope to return again for more smoked salmon eggs benny and sushi.

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

I am three for three. They have great soups and salads. This place is becoming a favorite on my trips to the island. Also coming up from the states it is great to be able to order fresh ice tea.

Thank Alan S
Caitlin P, Food and Beverage Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hello Alan, Thank you for your lovely review! We look forward to seeing you on your next trip! Warmest Regards, Caitlin

Reviewed April 1, 2018

At the price, we were happy with our choice for dinner. Our server was very good and had some useful wine suggestions to accompany our meal. Ambiance was good, as we were overlooking Brentwood Bay.

Thank Freddie754
KatherineMMurphy, Manager at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Dear Freddie754, Thank you for the kind works. We look forwards to welcoming you back. Cheers, Katherine

Reviewed March 4, 2018

My two sons and I stopped here for lunch while working in the area. We live close by but far enough away that we had never visited the Brentwood Bay Resort. For starters I had an order of Wings and Blue Cheese and man were...More

Thank Naiboa
Caitlin P, Food and Beverage Leader at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Naiboia, Thank you for your feedback! I am delighted to hear about your experience. We are indeed lucky to have Natasha on our team; I will make sure to pass on your kind words. We look forward to seeing you and your family again! Warmest...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 849 Verdier Avenue | Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
    (Brentwood Drive)
  • Public Transportation: BC Transit Bus Route #75 located directly in front of Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Central Saanich
  • Phone Number: +1 888-544-2079
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa
Description
We celebrate, we dazzle, we educate. Since 2004, Brentwood Bay Resort and Spa has had the pleasure of accommodating thousands of guests locally and from all over the world. Set on traditional Saanich territory, The Resort incorporates the natural beauty of its surroundings into our guests' experience. From the architecture, boasting of Douglas Fir and Red Cedar, to our locally-sourced ingredients, The Dining Room is committed to incorporating the culture of the Resort and the soul of the Pacific North West into each dish. We hope to welcome you to the Dining Room and share the experience with you.
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