Dining

NOTE: Open for limited service.

The Chateau Victoria dining experience is fresh, local, and deliciously innovative. Whether you’re looking for a drink in a world class hotel bar or a locally inspired dining experience, you’ll love what Chateau Victoria has to offer. Our restaurant, Vista 18, boasts the best view in the city with a unique west coast menu of local, free range and organic selections. Clive’s Classic Lounge is widely recognized as one of Victoria and North America’s top lounges – the signature cocktails are a must try! No stay at Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites is complete without a visit to our delightful restaurant + lounge.

Reward the special people in your office or family with a gift certificate, good at both Clive’s Classic Lounge or Vista 18. They can be redeemed for beverages or meals, can have any value you choose, and can be used multiple times until it’s value is consumed.  To purchase click here. 

NOTE:  Open for happy hour, dinner & drinks as well as weekend brunch.  

Vista 18 Restaurant + Lounge takes dining with a view to the next level. As Victoria’s only rooftop restaurant located on the 18th floor of the hotel, guests are treated to a regional dining experience where they can sample the best that the area has to offer, while taking in the view of the bustling inner harbour or the Juan de Fuca Strait and Olympic Mountains. 

Our menu features fresh, seasonal cuisine prepared by our talented culinary team. Complement any experience with wine from our extensive list featuring many offerings from Vancouver Island and B.C. wine regions. Vista 18 is a dining experience not to be missed. Reservations required!

Hours of Operation

Brunch:  Saturday & Sunday 8:00am – 12:30pm
Lunch:  Closed

Happy hour: Wednesday to Sunday 3:30pm to 6:00pm
Dinner:  Open Wednesday to Sunday 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Room Service: Open during dining Vista 18 hours of operation

Hours of Operation

Sunday – Thursday
5:00pm to 11:00pm

Friday – Saturday 
5:00pm to 11:00pm

***Clive’s reopened on July 9th, 2020***

Voted # 1, Best of the City (Victoria News) and one of the “Top 10 Hotel Bars in the Americas” by Tales of the Cocktail in 2020 for the fifth time, Clive’s Classic Lounge is the best place in Victoria to experience craft mixology. The tasteful atmosphere pays homage to the late Clive Piercy, our independent hotel founder, who helped develop and build Victoria into the wonderful city it is today.

The bartenders are masters of their trade, creating inspired cocktails with fresh, house-made ingredients. Come and try a classic drink from the golden age of cocktails, or sample something from our list of over 300 rare and hard to find spirits. Even the most discerning connoisseur will find something to tantalize their taste buds at Clive’s Classic Lounge.

Voted # 1, Best of the City (Victoria News) and one of the “Top 10 Hotel Bars in the World” by Tales of the Cocktail, Clive’s Classic Lounge is the best place in Victoria to experience craft mixology. The tasteful atmosphere pays homage to the late Clive Piercy, our independent hotel founder, who helped develop and build Victoria into the wonderful city it is today.

The bartenders are masters of their trade, creating inspired cocktails with fresh, house-made ingredients. Come and try a classic drink from the golden age of cocktails, or sample something from our list of over 300 rare and hard to find spirits. Even the most discerning connoisseur will find something to tantalize their taste buds at Clive’s Classic Lounge.

Hours of Operation when we reopen in July

Sunday – Thursday
5:00pm to midnight

Friday – Saturday
5:00pm to 1:00am

Room Service from Vista 18 only when open