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Hope Key Restaurant

1313 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2E9, Canada
+1 250-382-6048
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“wonton soup” (5 reviews)
“sticky rice” (3 reviews)
“chow mein” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Chinese
1313 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2E9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

My family was waiting for one more person to arrive. The host was very kind-refilling our beverages and bringing free appetizers. The food was delicious and plentiful! We had a wonderful visit!

Thank gardner1163
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brenda and her brother are warm, charming hosts at this funky little hole-in-the-wall restaurant. Located in downtown Victoria on Douglas between Yates and Johnson you will need to think about parking and if you can't find it on the street, there is a nearby parkade...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I was looking for a place to eat for lunch and from the window the food looked very good. I went in and started to get some food and wonton soup. The broth did not taste anything and the wonton was blah. Then I started...More

Thank JABALICanada
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Very personable and kind staff. Liked most specially the minced pork with egg , paired with chow mein

Thank Jesse James E
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Whenever I've gone into the Hope Key Restaurant I've been made to feel so welcome and happy that I want to come back for more. I love the colourful and interesting decor with the whimsical painted chairs and their titles. But I love the food...More

1  Thank Joan R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had a buffet lunch here. The friendly owners go out of their way (without being pushy) to make you feel welcome and to tell you anything you want to know about their establishment. We loved the variety and the freshness of the food. Their...More

1  Thank wendya18
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had the chinese dishes but there are many choices on the menu.The boss lady is very friendly and gives left overs to the homeless who are around the front door.

1  Thank noral420
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We went here for dinner and had their two of their special "daily listings" the Thursday and the Saturday dinners. Thursday's was a spicy (to your level of heat) prawn dinner and Saturday's was almond chicken. Both came with a good quantity if steamed rice...More

1  Thank Scotty779
Reviewed 23 October 2016

At first sight, it is really disappointed but the people (owners) who serve you are funny, polite and really nice. The buffet is very small and not much choice. I took the diner for one, Combination A and it was good, but stay away from...More

1  Thank Lisetravel
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We enjoyed the buffet dinner and bubble tea. A resonible selection at a decent price and friendly staff.

1  Thank Dawn R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-382-6048
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