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Cafe Brio

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944 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3K2, Canada
+1 250-383-0009
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17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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McLean, Virginia
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our best meal of a recent trip to Victoria BC. Everything was well prepared. Not a large place. Reservations highly recommended.

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Seattle, Washington
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165 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything we ordered was more than passable. Wait staff was excellent, as was the wine list. Main entrees were fine, but the soup and desserts were even better.

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Salt Lake City, UT
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Interior is figuratively warm and inviting. Same for service. Food was very good but not uniformly outstanding. Arctic char and scallop was disappointing with scallop being a bit rubbery and char-meh. Rockfish, contorni, and polish hunter salumi were very good.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and great atmosphere - make sure to make a reservation. Great selection of Italian food and local products. Particularly liked that all entrees offered as a half portion. Could have done with a a few more appetizer options. Wine list also quite good with decent variety.

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Victoria, Canada
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super owners Greg & Sylvia are always so welcoming as are all the staff. A relaxed fine dining restaurant with a magnificent wine list . All the items on the impressive menu can be ordered in half portions . Desserts are amazing! Service is superb .

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Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good atmosphere and service. Always personable. Food is solid with a variety of options that change regularly.

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Pacifica, California
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the past 12 years we have eaten at Cafe Brio several times a year. Always a great experience. The food is interesting and always prepared to perfection. The owners and staff go out of their way to make you feel welcome and appreciated. Definitely one of the top five dining experiences in Victoria.

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BC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on a Friday. Showed up early for our reservation but were found a lovely table for two. Place was very busy yet our server was there in good time . Very knowledgable and even more important smiling in spite of her full load. Ordered a 2008 Rioja from Spain that was fairly priced for the quality of wine.... More 

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El Sobrante, California
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated an anniversary a week ago. Great service, we were seated quickly and the staff was attentive. Anytime I had a question or needed some service I'd look towards any server and they would notice and someone was at our table pretty quickly. The food was spaced out so my wife and I had plenty of... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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263 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 10 was pleasantly accommodated for a birthday get-together. Service was friendly and efficient, everyone's orders arrived exactly as chosen, and at the same time. The menu selection is varied and the food is excellent. We brought our own wine, easily opened by our waitress, and also brought the cake, which was served without prompting with candles. Thank... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 944 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3K2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Harris Green
  • Neighbourhood: Harris Green
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-0009

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?