Victoria and Vancouver Island have some of the finest restaurants, English pubs, micro breweries, night clubs, cafes and fine dining establishments in British Columbia. International influences have resulted in a marvelous array of dining choices in British Columbia’s capital city, as you will soon discover. Within mere blocks of The Humboldt House you can find almost any choice of eatery imaginable. Take a short walk to the Victoria’s Inner Harbour and enjoy local seafood, grilled steak and many other epicurean delights.
Below you can find a list of our favorite restaurants and dining rooms. All are within walking distance of The Humboldt House Bed and Breakfast. Please feel free to ask about any of these locations during your stay with us. We will be more than happy to help you.
Restaurant Matisse (512 Yates Street – 480-0883)
French dining at its best….Intimate downtown location. If you can’t go to Paris, Paris comes to you.
Cafe Brio (944 Fort Street – 250-383-0009)
A warm bistro atmosphere…tastes of southern Italy with all the freshness of Vancouver Island.
Brasserie l’ecole (1715 Government Street – 250-475-6260)
French bistro/brasserie…unpretentious, yet elegant character room. Seasonal, local cuisine, exceptional wine and cheese…classic French country style.
Bon Rouge Bistro (611 Courtney Street – 250-220-8008) Hip and relaxed, Bon Rouge offers anauthentic bistro experience and west coast inspired comfort food showcasing fresh, local in-season produce, seafood, game, cheese, wine and microbrews along with Old World decor and ambience.
Il Terrazzo (550 Johnson Street – 250-361-0028)
Fine Italian Dining in an old town courtyard setting. Oven roasted meats, pizzas, homemade pastas, and fresh west coast seafood.
Wild Saffron Bistro (1605 Store Street – 250-361-3150)
Innovative west coast cuisine in a comfortable bistro setting. Featuring local wines, in-house made beers, and local art.
Camille’s Fine West Coast Dining (45 Bastion Square – 250-381-3433)
Recently awarded Victoria Restaurant of the Year for 1997, Camille’s offers innovative Westcoast Cuisine featuring Vancouver Island’s finest produce, seafood and game.
Pescatores Fish House (614 Humboldt Street – 250-385-4512)
Among Victoria’s freshest and best seafood prepared in creative italian ways…three blocks from the Humboldt House.
The Blue Crab (146 Kingston Street – 250-480-1999)
Some of Victoria’s best seafood…live crab and lobster, plus a fantastic dining room over-looking the harbour.
Spinnakers Brewpub (308 Catherine Street – 250-386-2739)
Canada’s Oldest Licensed Brewpub — Located on Victoria’s Inner Harbour. Featuring ales, lagers and specialty beers, brewed on the premises. The restaurant serves some of the finest West Coast cuisine.