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The Dutch Bakery

718 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H2, Canada
+1 250-385-1012
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“croquettes” (21 reviews)
“vanilla slice” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (43 reviews)
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Dutch, Cafe, European, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
718 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I waited for service Tuesday morning in a vacant restaurant while the servers pooled together and ignored me. I hate bad service! I am a chef.

Thank L1817AVmary
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Dutch Bakery. This is one of the iconic businesses in Victoria. Everyone in Victoria knows it's a good day when you come home to find one of their signature purple boxes on your counter. What kind of fantastic treats are in there? But...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly place for a casual Sat morning breakfast. Busy with seemed to be a lot of locals at the back in the diner (bakery up front which was also very busy). I tried the Norwegian breakfast of toast, ham and eggs. And it arrived...More

Thank JD419
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a great place to sit down and have a bite to eat while downtown. It's a family business that's been around for over 60 years, so they must be doing something right! At the back is a no frills diner with good food,...More

Thank keepitfamily
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The Dutch Bakery does not disappoint! I was looking for a bakery to satisfy my sweet tooth and I was told by friends to definitely visit the Dutch Bakery, they are well known! I am so glad I listened. Everything is scrumptious, price was right....More

Thank rubij
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This isn't just a bakery you can sit down and have a full meal for breakfast here. The cakes looked amazing but we sat down and had waffles and a full breakfast. The breakfast included 2 pieces of bacon 2 pieces of toast scrambled egg...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We went in for a pot of tea, I was going to have a slice of cream cake. We ordered tea, one with soy milk and was told sorry we can't serve you we have no soy milk as it goes off too quick and...More

Thank Italyinjune07
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I can't remember the first time I entered this shop years ago, but Fort Street used to be our favourite antique store browsing place, so we must have happened upon this shop because we were hungry, and the enticing window display filled with delicious looking...More

Thank dragonfly3
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for pastries one morning. The staff was helpful and friendly. The food was delicious. We had cranberry cheese Danishes (our favorite). Apple strudel also good and strawberry shortcake which was so good! We tried to go back for more Danishes but they...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

You might have to extend your holiday in Victoria just to visit this bakery on more than one occasion. There are so many sumptuous choices from in-house made chocolates to cakes of all descriptions. They even have a restaurant area so you can enjoy your...More

Thank Via_girl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Cafe, European, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 718 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-385-1012
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