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The Old Spaghetti Factory

703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada
+1 250-381-8444
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“spaghetti” (106 reviews)
“ice cream” (78 reviews)
“salad” (84 reviews)
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Italian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The teenagers had a hankering for spaghetti and asked to go here. This place is clearly aimed at quantity vs quality. And for this reason is an obvious young family favourite. Ironically having decided to go here for pasta - two of the teens opted...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went there for lunch with our three little kids. The service was superb, friendly and very attentive. The "all included" meals/philosophy is great value and the quality of food was good.

Thank M6W6
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think everyone knows about these restaurants. The good thing about this one is location,location,location. Handy to the ferry terminal, the museum, and all the must see spots in downtown Victoria.

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of the three of us, two of us got the correct order on the first try. However, the third was incorrect and it took them an eternity to correct it. They said they were so busy, it just got delayed. We looked around the restaurant...More

Thank craigkat2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here as it close to by work. They have lunch hour specials so I can order and get back to work on time. I taken visitors here as well to eat on the patios - they have two one that is sunny...More

Thank PrairieGirl_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here after exploring Victoria. The food was delicious; the price, which included everything from salad to dessert, was very reasonable, especially for a city restaurant. We highly recommend it!

Thank Phyllis S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a popular place for tourists and locals but there's no good reason for it when there are so many better restaurants in downtown Victoria. It's noisy and crowded with long waits to get in and to get food after it's ordered and the...More

Thank KatzandDog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and lots of it! Many options. Nice historic building. Great location Bring the kids or a business partner-good for all!

Thank Shelbynola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love dining on the outside patio on a sunny evening and this restaurant fills all of our needs! Our server Rachel was very efficient & friendly with our dining experience. I went with the tasty meat lasagna & added the French onion soup as...More

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we found this place after our visit to b c museum what a great venue we both had a fantastic meal dining al fresco you have to eat there its very good

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada (Formerly Rattenbury's Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-381-8444
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