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Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses

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308 Catherine St, Victoria, British Columbia V9A 3S8, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aurora, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Okanagan goat cheese dip - truffle scented wild mushroom whip, local root vegetable chips, baguettes was terrific. For the main I Had the "Local water Shrimp melt" a great combination of flavours with the anise taste complementing the shrimp. Unfortunately they were out of my first 2 beer picks. However what I finally got was good. Their pale ale... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the chance to book here January 2014 and stayed in the heritage house and loved it! Stayed in the garden suite this time and liked it but the intermittently scalding water in the shower was a bit of a shock. That aside our breakfast was simply fabulous and the beer and truffle pairing was delish. Turning into a... More 

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Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Stopped by for lunch last week on our harbour-front walk. We have eaten here before but this time I was very disappointed. I ordered seafood chowder, which was not only very mediocre but not hot. My companions food was OK but certainly not exceptional - although pleasingly presented. I thought it was all over-priced. I don't think I would bother... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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88 reviews 88 reviews
26 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Anyone who thinks most beer in Canada tastes similar should get to a place like Spinnaker's Brew Pub, where they will be pleasantly surprised. The craft beers here open new horizons. The food is also very good and the service we experienced was the excellent service you usually find in Victoria. We had salads, chowders and burgers which were all... More 

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This is an absolutely fabulous location with excellent craft beers and a very good wine list. Whenever I have out of town guests, we always include a meal at Spinnakers. We really enjoy the beer flights - what fun! Some of the menu items are really outstanding - like the Hazelnut Pate, the Moules Frites, and the BC Beet &... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

I have always loved Spinnakers....the food options for a vegetarian, the beer, and the view. Going there for dinner and staying in a Heritage suite for Valentine's Day was the best decision!! Above all else, the service we received from the front desk and the two different servers we had was above par. As always, the food and beer were... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

After some extensive research to find the best couple get-away to get a break from the kids, we chose to stay in town and try the heritage guesthouse at Spinnakers. Already fans of the restaurant and pub, we were very happy with our stay in the cozy room and the 'cozy up for winter' package they were offering. The room... More 

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Seattle
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

After a nice walk from downtown Victoria we really enjoyed the beer and food at Spinnakers. The beer was definitely English in style - not over hopped or too high in alcohol. The mussels were beautifully prepared. It was quiet when we were there but I suspect it can get packed - especially in summer. We'll be back.

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Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

A few weeks earlier i called about New Years Eve and was given the low down. First come first serve. Having decided to go to Victoria for a couple days we planned dinner here. When i called earlier that evening i was told all diner reservations had been taked and the pub area was first come first serve. First disappointment.... More 

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We stopped by one evening and were able to get a wonderful table had excellent service.The food was great and the live music was outstanding !!!!The view out the windows is one of the best in the city . This is a great place to go if you are visting the city .Take the walk from the Blue bridge and... More 

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Spinnakers G, General Manager at Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. So happy to hear of our guests positive experiences. Hope to see you again! More 

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