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The Monkey Tree Pub

$$ - $$$, ,
Borden St, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-727-3550
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (6 reviews)
“yam fries” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
Borden St, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Beer, service and atmosphere was great. Food not so good. I ordered 2 appys (escargot and perogies). Escargot was covered in a really strong flavored cheddar cheese or something ... might as well have just eaten melted cheese because that is all I could taste,...More

Thank jbell8321
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The appetizers for happy hour are terrible. They were dry, tasteless, cold and we didn't bother eating half of them. The pub is ok and the service was nice and it's close to the Lockside Trail which is the best thing going for it, but...More

Thank Kweega
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Ive been to the Monkey Tree Pub many times over the years, as I live fairly closeby. Its a great neighbourhood pub and the food, and the service is always awesome. My favourites are the burgers (beef or chicken) and the yam fries. The atmosphere...More

Thank nicole154945
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Pretty good food with your average selection of beers. Nothing too fancy or original here but still tasty. A little disappointed with our servers. They did not seem happy to be there and it was almost as if it would've killed them to crack a...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Had a great night with a big group in the Back Room. Music Poker was a blast and had all 25 of us singing at the top of our lungs. Our server Maddy did a fantastic job keeping up with us and the food was...More

1  Thank danabananaVictoria
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a busy but bright and cheery pub. Typical beers with some good local craft beers on tap. Hoyne's Dark Matter and Blue Buck are two of the more popular local beers and both are featured. Burgers and fries are good, but the Mac&Cheese...More

Thank victoriakayaker
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Always has been and always will be a good place to stop in for a meal and a drink anytime great food, service, staff and clientele. Relaxing atmosphere and your able to hold a conversation without having to tell across the table at each other....More

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is a great neighbourhood pub that serves great wings and a wide selection of beers to whet the palate.

Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Great service and good steak sandwich Prices are good for what you get Our waitress was very attentive and on the ball beer was very cold for on tap beer Nice atmosphere but outdated 1990 era Lots of parking and a beer store

Thank darens2015
Reviewed 16 November 2016

staff seem to be wondering what's up, they are friendly but need training ,food was ok nothing great its pub food

Thank waytowayne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borden St, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-727-3550
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