Going out to eat isn't always about cravings. Often enough, mealtimes dictate our choices, limiting restaurant possibilities. When circumstances narrow the options, let 10Best help. We'll direct you to the best Lunch restaurants in Victoria and save you the hassle of calling around for business hours. 10Best readers find much to enjoy at Blue Fox Cafe thanks to its all-around good offerings. It's also hard to beat II Terrazzo Ristorante, which serves just what you're looking for when you're in the market for a great Lunch.

Barb's Place


Barb's seasonal restaurant serves their fish and chips in classic British style – piping hot and presented in a newspaper cone. The fish is lightly breaded halibut or cod, and the fries are hand-cut. From the Inner Harbour, catch the ferry to...  Read More

Café Mexico


Head to this fun, casual restaurant to indulge in all of your Mexican favorites, like enchiladas, tacos, burritos and fajitas. The house specialty is the Vista del Mar – a grilled flour tortilla is first stuffed with prawns and scallops in a...  Read More

Deep Cove Chalet


The chalet is a bit of a drive from Victoria, but a waterfront location on Deep Cove and a classic menu make it worth the trip. This traditional restaurant beautifully presents all of your favorites, including escargot, cheese soufflé and beef...  Read More

Don Mee Restaurant


A 4-foot tall Buddha greets you at the bottom of the stairs leading to Don Mee's second story dining room. You won't be sorry that you made the climb – Don Mee's has been pleasing palates since 1923. Lunch is dim sum only (available until...  Read More

Green Cuisine


This casual eatery is Victoria's only vegan buffet. Vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike enjoy hearty Moroccan chickpea and vegetable soup with homemade bread, vegetarian primavera salad and fresh squeezed juices, smoothies and shakes. While...  Read More

II Terrazzo Ristorante


This bustling restaurant offers some of Victoria's best Northern Italian cuisine. Thanks to a covered terrace and five outdoor fireplaces, it's possible to enjoy your meal al fresco no matter what the weather. The excellent appetizers include...  Read More

Rockland / Fairfield
J & J Wonton Noodle House


The noodles are made fresh on the premises, and a glass wall lets you watch the chefs work their magic. This authentic noodle house offers daily lunch specials incorporating different fresh seafood each day. Also delicious are the spicy ginger...  Read More



This historic 1907 teahouse offers one of Victoria's most authentic British dining experiences. Fresh, home-cooked breakfasts of eggs, kippers and muffins are served with your choice of tea or coffee. The hash browns and scones are also not to...  Read More

Elk Lake / Cordova Bay
Med Grill
Photo courtesy of Med Grill


With wrought iron accents, a fireplace, and lots of plants, the Med Grill has a stylish air that's decidedly popular. Adding to the overall pleasantness is confident and good-humored service. Food is the crowning touch. Artistically plated,...  Read More



Behind the Empress Hotel you'll see a blue and white windmill – that's how you find this festive Greek restaurant. Try flaming saganaki (cheese sautéed in olive oil and flambéed with Greek brandy), rack of lamb or a pita sandwich. Fresh...  Read More