Where to Eat out on Christmas Day 2012




Finding somewhere to go eat on Christmas day can be ridiculously hard, hopefully this list makes it a bit easier though. Thankfully, Victoria has a very a diverse hotel – restaurant scene, so there is no shortage of variety in this list.


*Please note that (at publishing time) a few of the places on this list  had only a couple of seats left or are already fully booked, act fast! We will be updating this list with any new places as they come forward.


Butchart Gardens – Dining Room and Blue Poppy

The Dining Room will have a Christmas themed 5 course Menu – $80

Blue Poppy has a mostly Christmas themed menu – $ various

Special Hours: 1- 8:30PM


Telephone: 250-652-8222


Brentwood Bay Lodge – Seagrille

Fully Reserved!


Chateau Victoria – Clives Classic Lounge

Standard Menu and Drinks – Escape the inlaws here!

Special Hours: Depends how many people in bar as to when they close this night.


Telephone: 250-361-5684


The Hotel Delta – Lure Restaurant

Continental Breakfast.

Set course menu for lunch and dinner


Telephone: 250-360-5873


The Fairmont Empress

Full Christmas Dinner in the dining room -$165

Buffet Dinner in the Crystal Ball Room – $95

Curry dinner and regular menu at the Bengal Lounge


Telephone: 250-384-8111


Hotel Grand Pacific

Fully Reserved!


The Belleville Park Resort – Gatsby Manor Restaurant and Hunters Club

Special Menu – To be announced


Telephone: 250-381-3456


Harbour Towers – Vic’s Steakhouse

Special Christmas Dinner

Special Hours: 5-9PM


Telephone: 250-480-6585


Nautical Nellies

Regular menu and Christmas Specials Sheet. Including a turkey dinner ($28.50)

Special Hours: 3-9PM


Telephone: 250-380-2260


Strathcona Hotel – Sticky Wicket Pub

Main menu as well as a  Christmas features sheet


Telephone: 250-383-7137


Sura Korean

Korean food

Telephone: 250-385-7872


Sooke Harbour House

Multi course Christmas menu with many options


Telephone: 250-642-3421


Swans Hotel – Wild Saffron Bistro and Swans Brewpub

Bistro – 3 course Christmas menu – $69.95

Brewpub as usual


Telephone: 250-361-3310


Westin at Bear Mountain – Bella Montagna

Special Christmas menu – $48

Special children’s Christmas menu available


Telephone: 250-391-5224


Wickaninnish Inn

Christmas inspired 4 course tasting menu. Waitlist being taken for those not staying at the hotel


Telephone: 250-725-3106





Written By:

Colin is the Assistant Editor at EAT. You can contact him via colin@eatmagazine.ca. Colin was born in Nova Scotia and spent his first five years there. His mother and father owned an inn and restaurant and Colin spent his time ...

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