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Zambri's

820 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L8, Canada
+1 250-360-1171
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“pasta” (68 reviews)
“rapini” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
820 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch at Zambri’s. Our first impression was of a clean modern urban chic restaurant. We received complementary bread & olives which I found very good and we were offered and received a second serving. My husband thought the bread was...More

3  Thank Tiga_22
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tina Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry we didn't live up to your expectations. Thank you for visiting and giving a chance. best regards Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most authentic and delicious Italian food in Victoria. Their Caesar salad is amazing with eggs. Home made pasta and a lively atmosphere. Grab a prosecco at the bar and get a table to enjoy.

Thank B8373GQkarena
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you very much! See you soon! Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best Italian food in Victoria. My mouth waters just thinking about it The wines are the finest I've ever Tasted A must GO !! I know I'll be back !!!

Thank Marcel C
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Marcel for this amazing compliment. see you soon Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 of us had dinner here in July - 3 adults and 2 teens, who can be somewhat picky. Our son described "the best pepperoni pizza i've ever had!" My husband and I each had a beef dish with polenta which seemed like a small...More

Thank dublin_in_the_fall
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this honest feedback! We are glad you found us and we wish safe travel home! Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here and the food was great, portions large. Salads to start and we both ordered pasta dishes of which one was to much to finish. Our waiter was attentive and the prices good. My only complaint is the $4 charge for olive...More

Thank jennam0529
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jennam0529 Thank you for your feedback. I am glad to hear you enjoyed our food and service. We offer complimentary house made bread and olives, complimentary butter on request. We do charge $2 for olive oil and balsamic vinegar, as we serve extra virgin...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Dinner out with a friend last evening. Staff were incredibly friendly without being intrusive. Sommelier knew his wines and made excellent suggestions - he also had a great sense of humour! Our server was attentive and efficient. We chose the sharing 3 course menu that...More

Thank lgs50
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to share! see you soon! Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in the mood for pasta after a great long days sightseeing in Victoria area. Found Zambri's by Googling Italian restaurants, we really lucked out. One of the best aspects was an awesome waiter/ bartender, Tyler. Knew the wines and meals...More

Thank Betsy B
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

thanks Betsy - Tyler is a gem indeed! very glad you found us and hope to welcome you again soon Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 11 June 2017

this is an excellent restaurant in Victoria serving the freshest seafood\ The halibut I had was excellent and very fresh It is kid friendly and with very good service also

Thank geeta n
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thanks Geeta - A lot of us have young families so we understand what it's like to be on a date... with your kids because the babysitter cancelled at the last minute!!! see you soon Yann Frizon de Lamotte

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Food and service are top notch. Won't find better traditional Italian food on the island. Peter cooks with the most important ingredient, love!

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ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

thank you!!!

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We were given a gift certificate for $100. Three of us dined on salads and pasta dishes with a lovely bottle of the red house wine. Our cost including tip was $144 less the gift certificate. I had Orecchiette with house made sausage & rapini...More

Thank VancouverIslanders41
ZambrisVictoria, General Manager at Zambri's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. It sounds like you had a wonderful time for a very reasonable price! see you again very soon Yann Frizon de Lamotte

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kilsbyt
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Response from ZambrisVictoria | Property representative |
Dear kilsbyt the restaurant is a fairly open space but we always try to accommodate- please call 250-360-1171 to make a reservation and mention you need a quiet table at the time of booking. best regards Yann Frizon de... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Yates St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1L8, Canada
    (Blanshard)
  • Public Transportation: Yates & Quadra Street
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-360-1171
  • E-mail
Description
Zambri's is an award winning restaurant specializing in Classic Italian cuisine, paired with a unique selection of Italian Wines. "Best Italian Restaurant in B.C….maybe Canada", is just one of the many accolades bestowed on them. Their stunning new location in the Atrium Building is just another reason to visit. Add to this their casual but professional service and you will have a dining experience that cannot be beat.
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