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Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses

) #44 of 917 Restaurants in Victoria ££ - £££ , , American
308 Catherine St, Victoria, British Columbia V9A 3S8, Canada
+1 250-386-2739
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“truffles” (22 reviews)
“pot pie” (11 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Brew Pub, Canadian, American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
308 Catherine St, Victoria, British Columbia V9A 3S8, Canada
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Reviewed 7 February 2016

There are many restaurants in Victoria that do good breakfast and I have tried them all but I guess no one thinks breakfast in Spinnakers Pubhouse is a good place, trust me we go to Spinnakers Pub only for breakfast. We usually go on weekends...More

Thank Rose R
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I must say, our breakfasts are very good! So glad you agree! I will definitely pass on your kind comments to Anne and Elyse. They are such lovely ladies. See you again! Claire Radosevic

Reviewed 3 February 2016

A great place to enjoy a delicious locally sourced meal and taste some delicious brews. Staff are friendly and they often host really great events.

Thank GrayLineVic
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

So glad to hear that you enjoy your Spinnakers experience. See you again! Claire Radosevic

Reviewed 1 February 2016

Stayed in the Guesthouse (room #5) for 2 nights, and it served us quite well. The shower was a little strange, as the shower curtain was a bit too friendly, but hey, it's not a big deal. :) Pizzas were good, french toast was great,...More

Thank RLT154943
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you so much for sharing! Yes...our shower curtain's are a bit friendly indeed! We will be looking into what we can do about this... Glad you enjoyed your meals, the truffles and our lovely staff. See you again! Claire Radosevic

Reviewed 31 January 2016

It's always a delight eating at this place. No matter what time of year the views are magnificent. The food is pub fare with plenty of menu choices. The prices are fair but drinks can be a bit pricey. The experience is very enjoyable and...More

Thank Christine J
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you very much for your comments! I am so happy to hear that we are one of your go to spots! I will definitely pass on your feedback to our lovely staff. Claire Radosevic

Reviewed 31 January 2016

N48°25.756' W123°23.099' In August 2015 we chose as main dish roasted summer vegetable salad for CAN$14 with Haliburton farm's arugula, roasted crookneck squad & eggplant, harissa scented couscous, oven dried tomato vinaigrette, parsley garlic tahini drizzle. Presentation was done well. Lovely to see this food...More

Thank goyourownway
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you very much for sharing! I will definitely share your comments with our Chef. Feedback is always welcome and very much appreciated! I hope to see you through our doors again. Claire Radosevic

Reviewed 30 January 2016

I'll start off with the good. The location is great, during the warmer months try to get a balcony/ porch seat. It's a great view of the harbour. And the interior has a rather nice British pub feel. And the upstairs room is cozy but...More

Thank J M
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Well I am glad to hear you enjoyed the location and the views! From someone who is a vegetarian and eats at Spinnakers 5 days a week, I would say there are plenty of options! Especially compared to other Gastro Brewpubs. I am sorry you...More

Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

This is the best food I have ever had. I love all of the dishes and cannot begin to pick between them all. The backdrop is the ocean, and the staff is superb. On your way out of the restaurant you will see the chocolatier.......More

Thank Michelle r
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you SO much for your comments. It is so nice to hear about our guests experiences with us. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the view, the staff...and of course the chocolates! See you again! Claire Radosevic

Reviewed 18 January 2016

It was a nice experience, greeted pleasantly, seated immediately, waitress came quickly to take drink order, we ordered one of the delicious beers they have on tap and a few caesars also delicious, ordered chicken wings (salt and pepper), oyster served on ice with horseradish...More

Thank Kaatteeyy
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you for sharing! I am very happy to hear of your positive experience with us! I will chat with our Chef regarding your comments about the food. Feedback is always welcome! Thank you for being a long time supporter of Spinnakers. We are currently...More

Reviewed 16 January 2016

Went there for dinner and was pleasantly surprised. The food, about 5 different meals were all good. Great flavour, awesome chicken breast. So soft and juicy and perfectly seasoned. The servers were friendly and very attentive considering how busy it was. The prices were the...More

Thank Jeremy G
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you for your comments and I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your meals and our lovely staff. Our drinks are all made from scratch and this does add costs for us. The long island iced tea is one of the more...More

Reviewed 14 January 2016

Given that I was staying at the Guesthouse here, I managed to test the menu quite thoroughly. The breakfasts are hearty and focused on local fare. The caramel french toast is inspired and is perfect for a chilly morning. The views over the river from...More

Thank DJRix007
Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. I am very happy to hear your comments about our lovely staff, and I will definitely pass on your comments to our Chef and kitchen team. Hope to welcome you back again! Claire...More

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jabrownie2909
Do you have gluten-free options? I see some, but I know there are usually more options such as a leaf wrapped burger.
18 May 2016|
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Response from KateinVancover | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you go to Spinnakers' website and ask them directly. Questions here are usually answered by visitors. I am pretty sure Spinnakers would accommodate your needs. Friendly staff and wonderful food. No doubt you... More
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margotg149
Is the restaurant open today? I would like to reserve a table for 3 at 1:30
11 October 2015|
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Response from Piseu | Reviewed this property |
They are open as far as I know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Cuisine
Brew Pub, Canadian, American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Catherine St, Victoria, British Columbia V9A 3S8, Canada
    (Esquimalt Road)
  • Public Transportation: The BC Transit #25 public city bus stops directly in front of Spinnakers. Big bus hop on/hop off service also stops directly in front of the property. Akal Airporter service from Victoria International airport is available, with drop off on site. The Victoria Harbour Ferries stop is a short 5-minute walk away, ask the captain for directions.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Victoria West
  • Neighbourhood: Victoria West
  • Phone Number: +1 250-386-2739
  • E-mail
Description
Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub and Guesthouses is a place that offers it all! Open seven days a week 8:00 am - 11:00 pm, guests are welcome to stop by any time of day to enjoy fresh, local food and great beer! Breakfast served-8am-2pm, Lunch menu available after 11am and Dinner Menu after 5pm.
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