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Evedar's Bistro and Espresso Wine Bar

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2928 Peatt Rod, Victoria, British Columbia V9B 3V5, Canada
+1 250-391-8636
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Victoria, Canada
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150 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed ourselves tonight. My girlfriend had the Stuffed chicken breast and I had to Peppercorn steak, we started with a Caesar salad and red wine. Lynne had the Shiraz from BC and I had the Shiraz/Merlot from Australia. Both were good. Robert K and his wife, Margaret were fun, taking requests for over 300 song titles with Guitar,... More 

Thank GaryReg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished a bowl of amazing chili , with cornbread. Perfect on a winter's day. Staff are so friendly and accommodating every time we come - which is probably why it's our go- to place for lunch. Yum!!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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689 reviews
368 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Order and pay at the counter, food delivered to table. We chose soup and sandwiches. The filling was plentiful, bread fresh and served with a very small but delicious cup of soup. Comfortable and clean. Service was quick and about $38 for three meals.

Thank DEEvaluator
Victoria, Canada
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44 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a complete GEM. Beautiful ambiance, and live acoustic music, not overwelming the room. Everything done well! The color, romantic vibe, great decor. We had Farin serving us, she was awesome, attentive, and great timing. The food is excellent. Mushroom caps to die for and great wine and food selections. We are thrilled to find a new gem... More 

Thank DerekSanderson
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Went for lunch with friends for the first time. We had been in before but just for coffee. The menu was okay and the food arrived promptly. My friend ordered a Panini and instead received a sandwich. I twice asked the same girl for coffee refills , which never came. I went to the front counter and asked again about... More 

Thank ChoosyVictoria
Sooke, Canada
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204 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

After a rather scathing review several months ago, to which the owners responded immediately to apologize and invite me back, I finally decided to return with the same person I had been with previously. Mark, the owner, was wonderful, courteous and understanding. We were given a choice of seats where we could appreciate the live music. Menus in hand, water... More 

Thank sigehaizi
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I've only ever been here for dinner, but I hear lunch is fantastic. The food is extremely high quality, but with larger portions than most "fine dining" establishments and more reasonable prices. They have decent wine list and great service. Live music is kept at a reasonable volume to allow conversation.

Thank mks00
Victoria, Canada
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We saw this a few times and went on a coffee date in the evening (7pm) to find a stylish restaurant. The meals were $20-$25 but absolutely delicious! I had lamb he had stuffed pork and we were pleased with everythig!

Thank Sheila-Monkey
Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
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68 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This tucked away Bistro has a fresh menu with a great choice of daily specials. Evenings you can enjoy live music.

Thank Carrie B
Victoria, Canada
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

We live a couple of blocks from Evedar's Bistro and thought to check it out as we heard that it was great for couples. The server was the owner so the service was spectacular. The crab cakes were incredibly tasty and I loved my halibut. Everything was done with so much care and attention. It truly was a romantic atmosphere... More 

Thank Lauren H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2928 Peatt Rod, Victoria, British Columbia V9B 3V5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-391-8636

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?