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Review of Irish Times Pub

Irish Times Pub
Ranked #52 of 1,246 Restaurants in Victoria
Price range: US$8 - US$18
Cuisines: Irish, Pizza
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Good for: Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: View Street
Description: Welcome to the Irish Times Pub, where excellent design and authenticity are at the heart of downtown Victoria's BEST IRISH PUB! Located at 1200 Government Street, the Irish Times Pub is home to 190 seats over two floors with 80 seats available on our patios, opening onto both Government Street and historic Bastion Square. Our concept goes far beyond mere architecture though. The Irish Times opened with everything it takes to make a pub successfully Irish, including authentic Live Irish music, 7 nights a week. The tradition of Ireland has also been extended to our menu, which has been developed on a philosophy of creating traditional Irish food and drink that is both contemporary and funky, showcasing Irish Pub Food as you would see in Ireland today. We have also just been awarded the best Irish pub in North America 2017.
Reviewed 27 December 2017

They have nightly entertainment with no cover charge! Angela Herh will win you over with her singing talents and variety of songs, The Nachos are definitely enough for 3 people, and the pizza is tasty too!

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a pint and were welcomed in by some friendly waitresses. There was a large selection of all types of beer on tap. I had a brown ale and my pal had a pilsener. Both were very good. I had the tradition Irish stew, which was excellent !! The decorating and the and the music made for a very nice experience! highly recomend!

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Went to the Irish times again with friends and found the staff really good and the food too. Commented previously on the decor which had not changed, but it was still very nice and friendly inside among patrons, but somewhat loud. Hard to hear your friends speak at times, but it's a very social place. Really good for a social gathering, but not a quiet meal.

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Thank James A
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Dylan H, Manager at Irish Times Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Hello James,

Thank you for giving us a second chance, I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit. Our friendly staff is a huge part of what made us "Irish Pub of the Year - North America" for 2017! Next time you visit, ask the host for a table upstairs. It is set away from the hustle and bustle of the main level and a great spot if you are looking to catch up with friends.

Sláinte,

Dylan Hagreen
Manager
Irish Times Pub
Victoria, BC

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

We stopped in for a snack. There was a Irish band playing. The music was great! Staff was very friendly. Snacks we had was Irish Poutine, chicken wings. Yum. Drinks are good. We had a great time we went back for lunch.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Great band playing the night we were there. Great selection of wines and beers. Would go back for sure.

Thank David M
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