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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
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (24 reviews)
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“halibut” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
849 Verdier Avenue | Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Went with a party to the Mothers' Day buffet, as we did last year. The buffet was fine but the price seemed to have increased a good deal. Will check first next time.More

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank yonze
AndrewGTLangford, Manager at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2016

Hi Yonze, Thanks for joining us for Mother's Day Brunch. We're glad that you enjoyed the food, and we hope you join us again next year. The price did increase, as we are seeing the cost of food increase dramatically on virtually a daily basis,...More

Reviewed June 7, 2016

We came here for dinner on their deck and breakfast inside. Service was excellent as was the food. I enjoyed the seafood chowder and the shrimp avocado salad. For breakfast I had the traditional breakfast. The problem on both visits (two days apart) was that...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank kpatters
AndrewGTLangford, Manager at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2016

Hi kpatters, We are very pleased to hear that the service and food were both excellent! You are right, we will look to improve our speed of service for the next time that you're here. We hope that is soon! Sincerely, Andrew

Reviewed April 23, 2016

We only ate here for breakfast during our stay at the hotel. Both were delicious, the vegetarian benny was outstanding. The combination of the pepper jam and the avocado was a delightful surprise. I had the oatmeal the first day. It was okay, just not...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank TallDogs
AndrewGTLangford, Manager at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2016

Thanks for your feedback on breakfast, TallDogs! The vegetarian eggs benedict happens to be my favorite as well! I noticed that you dined in the Pub for dinner, perhaps you’ll try the Dining Room dinner menu next time (even though you enjoyed the Pub as...More

Reviewed April 21, 2016

We live locally and come here frequently and we also visit the pub on the other side of the facility. The fish and chips are always yummy and recently I tried the halibut with the new spicy pico de gallo What a combo. I'm not...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank TrippyPhil
AndrewGTLangford, Manager at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2016

Thanks for your review, Phil C. We’re very glad to hear that you felt adventurous and tried the Halibut. We agree that it’s an excellent combination of flavours. Thanks for being a frequent guest, and we look forward to serving you again soon. Sincerely, Andrew

Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

We came here on the whim of their four course sushi tasting groupon. Miso soup wasn't bad. Wagame salad delicious, couldn't care for the spinach peanut salad. We had a dynamite roll, Cali roll, tuna roll and double smoked salmon roll. The Cali roll was...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank 622jeans
AndrewGTLangford, Manager at The Dining Room at Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2016

Hi Jean S, We’re very glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience with the 4-course Sushi Tasting Menu. We like to offer it as an opportunity for new guests to join us for an experience and we hope that you come back to try...More

Reviewed February 28, 2016

We have loved eating here before, but were sorely disappointed when we decided to try the sushi tasting menu. The portions were small, and while the ingredients were fresh and the sushi tasty, the price charged was highway robbery for what we received. The final...More

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank JDH154945
Reviewed February 21, 2016

We deliberately picked an off night to have a special meal at the Seagrille because like any restaurant they can easily be overwhelmed when the place is packed. Quinn and the staff of the Seagrille were marvellous in presenting just the right amount of service...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Jason R
Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

We have come to stay at the hotel for our 30th anniversary and had dinner at the Seagrille for Valentine's Day. We ordered from the special Valentine's Day menu. My wife had the bisque which was cold and had a skin on top of it....More

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank PapaJames2881
Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed with our Valentine's dinner considering the high price. It was a 3 courses set menu but the kitchen was so very slow - it took 40 minutes for the entree to arrive after appetizer. The lamb and the duck were excellent. Unfortunately...More

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank telenwalsh
Reviewed January 19, 2016

Has many meal here during my stay at the Brentwood Bay resort. All were fantastic. The staff were all very attentive and took great pride in making the meals enjoyable. I loved the breakfasts!

Date of visit: January 2016
1  Thank LangleyVagabond
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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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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