Restaurants with Views

All cities have special traits, and the qualities that make them memorable also give rise to unique dining scenes. In Victoria, we share our favorite selection of Restaurants with Views. These restaurants grant a distinctive experience, allowing you not only to indulge in great food but also to soak up the city's character and charm. One of the best, Marina Restaurant, has a sure hand with cuisine and hospitality, and Vista 18 keeps folks returning again and again. With one visit, it's likely that you'll become a regular as well.

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

Marina Restaurant

Friendly, efficient service and great views of Oak Bay marina are just the beginning. The Marina Restaurant is where locals go when they want seafood. For starters, try freshly shucked oysters, clam and shrimp chowder or the salmon sampler that...  Read More

Canoe Brewpub, Marina & Restaurant

Right on the water, Canoe boasts a fabulous deck that's perfect for outdoor relaxing, nearly year-round. Inside, the beautifully restored brick building has soaring ceilings with skylights, hardwood floors and giant copper cauldrons where the...  Read More

From its vantage point at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort, Lure offers amazing views of the busy Inner Harbour. Seafood, fruits, vegetables, meats and dairy products are procured from local farmers and fishermen and the menu changes...  Read More

Vista 18

What a view! From the top of the Chateau Victoria Hotel, Vista 18 showcases the beauty of Vancouver Island from the ocean to the mountains, and there's not a bad seat in the house. Linger over cocktails while you peruse the menu, a far-reaching...  Read More

Aura Restaurant

Known as one of the top restaurants in Victoria, Aura is a terrific experience that features stunning waterside views from their outdoor patio. Once you're done admiring the Inner Harbour and the city's skyline, relax and enjoy fare such as...  Read More

Beacon Landing Restaurant and Pub

Along with a fabulous assortment of fresh seafood dishes, Beacon Landing offers fantastic ocean views. The hotel dining room is casually comfortable, but stylish enough for a date or special occasion. Lunch fare consists of fish and chips,...  Read More

Malahat Mountain Inn Restaurant

When this cozy restaurant opened in 1946 high up on Malahat Mountain, it quickly became a popular stopping place for travelers and locals. Purchased and completely renovated in 1997 by experienced restaurateurs, the property has expanded to...  Read More