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The Monkey Tree Pub

$$ - $$$, ,
Borden St, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-727-3550
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
Borden St, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 19 December 2012 via mobile

This convenient local establishment has very good food with an ample selection of draft and bottled beers. The parking is at a premium with space next door after hours. It has a loyal following of clients. The service is found to be mixed. The burgers...More

Thank Blue Magic
Reviewed 19 November 2012

Well, went in last week and heard from our server that they had a new music game on Saturday nights to replace their music bingo. We arrived about 6.30 on Sat night and couldn't get a parking spot in their regular (small) lot. There were...More

7  Thank K-and-D-VanIsland
Reviewed 12 November 2012 via mobile

Have been in several times for lunch and never disappointed. Bar and table seating and a large 'back area' that tends to be less noisy. Kind of homey with a fireplace, stained glass and bookshelves- with books! The menu is loaded with favorites which ways...More

Thank victoria_BCLeam
Reviewed 13 October 2012

apparently they've had a falling out with the company that "owns" music bingo and it's no more at the Monkey Tree...hopefully they'll find something else cuz it's a great place for Saturday nites at a reasonable cost!!!

7  Thank K-and-D-VanIsland
Reviewed 24 August 2012

Monkey Tree is a popular neighbourhood place and the waitresses seem to know most of the regulars. Service is very good; fast and efficient as well as friendly. We had Monkey Burgers which were very tasty; did not taste like a reheated frozen patty and...More

Thank Victoria402010
Reviewed 4 August 2012

Liked the food. Great atmosphere. Lots of fun on music bingo night Saturdays. Prompt service. They have an ok line up of local brews as well.

Thank ryan W
Reviewed 29 May 2012

The Monkey Tree is a pretty typical Victoria pub. The beer is always served fast and cold! There's a daily special on both food and beer. The food is generally pretty good: wings are great! A regular clientele frequent this pub and the service is...More

Thank Phoebelouise
Reviewed 14 February 2012

My husband love this place and go there often. They have the best wings in town. And its not just because there are so many flavors, but also because they are cooked correctly. We've had other items from the menu, but their wings are our...More

1  Thank KLEwing
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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2008

If you like noise and tight places this is for you. Food is average.

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Reviewed 22 February 2008

Good clean pub. Great food and menu....daily specials. Clean draught. My original home pub since moving here 15 yrs ago. Awesome staff..lovely ladies. Saturday nights a zoo with music bingo. A great place for big events like Super Bowl, and Stanely cup, not to mention...More

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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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