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Cenote Restaurant and Lounge

££ - £££, ,
768 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L4, Canada
+1 778-433-4848
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good29%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Dec 2017
“Great gem in downtown Victoria”
13 Oct 2017
“Sweet Spot”
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
768 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L4, Canada
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Located right beside the Cineplex Odeon on Yates, Cenote is a small bar that packs a big punch. I visited on a busy Saturday night and was seated at the bar, where I was thoroughly impressed by the bartender. He was one of the owners,...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to meet friends, hidden gem from the street. Great atmosphere and private. We are looking forward to spending more time once we move to Victoria!

Thank Corvid_12
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Friends suggested we meet here for an after-dinner meet-up. The place has a very relaxed, casual atmosphere -- not too loud, not too busy, not trying too hard. I thought it was just right for a conversation accompanied by a few drinks and some nice...More

Thank Ben B
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

So happy we stumbled across this lovely little place....oh the cocktails! Such a great environment, we felt like we had been transported to another city. Even though we were the 'oldies' in the room, we were welcomed and felt treated to a special experience with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 August 2017

what a discovery [for me} of fresh veggie options and great service in the underground off the beaten path .cenote. is a must for great food, quenching cocktails. booze or not.

Thank annaisbanana
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Lucky us out to a movie and after we happen on Cenote (it's hard to notice; walk west along Yates from the Odeon less than 10 metres, go down some stairs). We were lucky to find it and scored two comfy leather sofas. We ordered...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We had dinner tonight at Cenote. Demonstrating the diversity that is life, we had two different "stuffed dogs". We'll they weren't really stuffed dogs. It was more a hollowed out and stuffed roll with hot dogs and stuff inside. I thoroughly enjoyed mine the Italian...More

Thank Mkschlam
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I hosted my birthday party here and I was extremely impressed. There were 20+ of us and the service was prompt and personalized. Our server was phenomenal, remembering everyone's names and kept our bills straight even when we were all moving around and swapping seats....More

Thank megan0sh
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great afternoon here before the fire works in downtown Victoria. Happy hour there were great drink prices. 6$ for double gins. Cenote has a very chill atmosphere and made for a great evening. The food was fantastic and very fresh. Tried the lamb...More

Thank Nathan C
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Cenote is the perfect place to enjoy excellent food and drinks. We had the polenta appy - so yummy! A relaxing atmosphere that makes you feel at home - the staff are awesome and obviously love where they work. Highly recommend checking this place out!

Thank Mandy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 768 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 778-433-4848
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