downtown restaurant

Barb's Fish & Chips

Barb's Fish & Chips

Barb’s Fish & Chips Seafood Restaurant opened in 1984 and has continued to grow and expand ever since. Word of mouth and positive community support have helped make them a landmark in Victoria, being voted #1 ‘Best Fish and Chips’ for the past 32 years.  Whether you are a tourist or a Victoria resident looking for a great meal and an excursion that is out of the ordinary, make it Barb’s Fish & Chips at Fisherman’s Wharf. 

Fiamo

Fiamo

When you step into their dining room you may feel like you’ve just stepped across an Ocean. The warm, decayed elegance of the décor feels more like a European bistro than a local restaurant, complemented by the authentic Italian racing bikes hanging from the bare-brick walls.

James Bay Tea Room

James Bay Tea Room

Nestled in the heart of James Bay stands a little white house with black trim and a black and white awning. This quaint little house is known world wide as the James Bay Tea Room and Restaurant.  If you are looking for a Victorian experience, the James Bay Tea room offers one of Victoria's most authentic British dining experiences.

Little Jumbo

Little Jumbo

Little Jumbo emphasizes the fine craft of preparing fresh local food with a focus on continental and contemporary and pairing it with fine wines and the best of classic and modern mixology.  They place a particular emphasis on creating exceptional customer experience. You will be greeted by a warm interior of exposed brick and worn wooden pillars, where hospitality is elevated beyond classic cocktails and sharing menus.

The Docks

The Docks

On the Inner Harbour, a short walk from the Empress Hotel,The Docks is located in one of historic Wharf Street’s oldestbuildings. The interior features rustic brickwork and warm wood highlights that accent a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere,whether you’re enjoying the warm harbour sunshine or settling in for a night away from the cold on the Inner Harbour.

Varsha

Varsha

Varsha is a family owned Indian Kitchen serving authentic food in downtown, Victoria. Named after Varsha, who is the inspiration behind the idea of Indian home cooking,  be prepared for unique comfort food served to you in a vibrant yet cozy, downtown environment, in what was once, one of Victoria's earliest theatres.