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Bridgemans Bistro

££ - £££, Seafood,
740 Handy Rd, Mill Bay, British Columbia V0R 2P1, Canada
+1 778-356-3568
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“noodle bowl” (10 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (18 reviews)
“carbonara” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
740 Handy Rd, Mill Bay, British Columbia V0R 2P1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 317 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Saturday at 11:40AM we entered the restaurant with four of us and our grandson. The restaurant had several tables open both inside and outside. Four waitresses were leaning on the bar. The woman at the stand asked us if we had a reservation and we...More

Thank HeatherRoderick
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

First time we ventured to this bistro right on a pier. The staff were friendly an engaging. The sights from all seats provides a beautiful water view an marina.the menu is a variety of favourites an prices that are common. Food was good....a recommended stop...brunch...More

Thank M9922PLdavidm
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Walked out after no one acknowledged our table of 4 after 15minutes. Several servers passed us by multiple times in the 15 minutes we sat there. Not one hello, we’ll be with you shortly, can we take your drink order, nothing. The restaurant was busy...More

Thank jmug1234
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Splendid meal of big, puffy Yorkshire pudding on top of thinly sliced, delicious roast beef coupled to garlic mashed potatoes made for a great meal. With a good craft beer and wine selection, you get a full experience. The atmosphere is very water-front but the...More

Thank davidrmartin
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Nice vernier butter can be a bit noisy. There menu is ok and the food pretty good - deep fried pickles great appy.

Thank Valorie M
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We really enjoyed our meal. The service was friendly and efficient, the flights of beer very tasty, and we especially liked the Thai Prawn Cakes.

1  Thank GloriousKaren
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Met friends from Victoria today as the Sun was shining! Cause for celebration. Our table was still occupied & we were given another table & told we would be moved as soon as the other party left. Then we were ignored,,,would say 30 minutes or...More

1  Thank dpclark145
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Damn. I'm so disappointed. My wife and I went here a lot when it opened. We brought guests and introduced many friends to Bridgemans. Then something happened in the kitchen. The food quality went down so we stopped going and recommending it to friends, as...More

1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We live in Mill bay so go to this Bistro on a regular basis. The menu gets old and the quality of the food varies. Generally it is okay and we tend to order the same things - the stir fry clam chowder soup, salad,...More

Thank JuneRL
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Excellent evening with our group of 21 people. The enclosed patio area was reserved for our use, had a good Christmas atmosphere and even though the weather was cold, the room was very comfortable and warm. Food was great, cooked how we wanted it, with...More

Thank TuckerVictoria
Merle E, Manager at Bridgemans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you! We love putting together festive Christmas events for families and staff parties! We do appreciate you choosing us for your special event and hope to serve you again soon. Merle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Handy Rd, Mill Bay, British Columbia V0R 2P1, Canada
    (Mill Bay Road)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Mill Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 778-356-3568
  • E-mail
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