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Legislative Dining Room

) #29 of 918 Restaurants in Victoria $$ - $$$ , Vegetarian Friendly
614 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L8, Canada
387 3959
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (51 reviews)
“cinnamon bun” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
614 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool experience for a once and a while thing. Breakfast was okay. Standard menu. Comes quick and isn't over priced. Service was very pleasant. Security screen required to enter building so bring an ID with you. That shouldn't deter you though as it is...More

Thank Timz06
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading a review on trip advisor and staying at the Hotel Grand Pacific next door, we went for breakfast. What a delight. Paul took care of us in top style. The tables all have white table clothes and great placings. The room has wonderful...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located within the historic Victoria Parliament Buildings, this was a lovely spot for lunch. The service and food were both very good.

2  Thank LizWinnipeg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not every day brings the opportunity to have a great meal in such a significant and historical place. The food and service were great. The ambiance was simply unique.

Thank GD R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great experience for the family, excellent food. Kids loved it. Great Customer Service. Food was excellent. No reservations were required.

Thank Kabir C
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I am so glad that I found this place through TripAdvisor. My family and I ate breakfast twice here. The building was virtually next door to our hotel, making the trip very convenient. If you are facing the main building, there is a side door...More

3  Thank TravelerS615
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We chose this for breakfast for the experience and were glad we did. You have go through security to get to the dining room. The food was good and excellent value. The restaurant is on one of the lower floors so there is no view....More

1  Thank CWTSeattle
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It's a government building, so that means a secure airport style entry with a scanner and metal detector. Once approved, you get a visitor's badge and directions down the halls under this impressive building, to walk into a dining room from the early 20th century....More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very much enjoyed our lunch beneath the Parliament building! It was interesting winding our way through the basement of this historical site...it was like stepping back in time! Dining room was very cute and menu had plenty of variety. Every dish we had was fresh...More

1  Thank Trinitylee16
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I'd wanted to see a little of the Parliament Building, and this was just perfect and an unexpected find. Yes, we had to leave our driver's licenses, but all the folks were wonderful and the food very good for breakfast. No lines, few people about...More

Thank rdgtchr
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Bill H
8 January 2016|
Response from Barbaraesch |
Look at the photos
8 June 2015|
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Response from beachnerd0704 | Reviewed this property |
We asked at the front desk, and the attendant gave us reservations.
17 May 2015|
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Response from Carl K | Reviewed this property |
I believe the dining room is open from Monday to Friday, between the hours of 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (basically, the hours for the building itself). However, whether or not it's actually open to the public on any given day... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 614 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: 387 3959
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