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Nautical Nellies

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Downtown
Seafood, Sushi, Canadian, Soups, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
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1001 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T6, Canada (Broughton)
(250) 380 2260
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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San Diego, California
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food was good, my steak was overcooked the first time and not even close. The waiter noticed it too and was very apologetic. The service was good.

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Thank grumpyldo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Go during happy hour which was 3 - 5:30. The drink and appetizer specials are worth it. They are full size too. Our server, Haley, was extremely attentive. The food was great and the atmosphere was relaxing. If you are in Victoria stop by for a meal and and a drink. You can either eat outside or inside. It's right... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food and service. Fish and chips and battered prawns were perfect. The French fries were delicious. Happy hour menu oysters and potstickers price was great. We'll definitely come back when we visit Victoria again.

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Winnipeg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Me and my husband went here with our 7 month old and they were booked up but the got us in and wow what an amazing restaurant! From the food to the service you couldn't beat it! Had the most delicious dinner of our whole entire trip! I would definitely recommend having dinner here but make sure to call ahead... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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240 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a tale of two dishes. I chose black cod with prawn and scallops. It was served with a white sauce and was very tasty. My wife on the other hand had BC salmon and it was very dry. Salmon slightly overcooked and served with dry vegetables. Not the best meal she has had. A bad choice for her.... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 495 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The title pretty much says it all. I was looking for a new restaurant as my former favorite restaurant in town has been converted into an Asian Buffet and Nautical Nellies did not disappoint. What I liked: Nice seafood and steak menu, also featuring "local" fish dishes (eg: salmon). Very friendly and attentive service. Good wine list. Food was nicely... More 

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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many choices on the menu! The service is above and beyond expectations. The atmosphere is fun and relaxing. We will be back!

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Thank Stephanie S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A,though a little noisy the food was just outstanding. We had halibut and salmon both done just right. We had sushimi first and it was fresh and tender. We would return.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best meals of our trip. The crab cakes were delicious and the atmosphere and wait staff were great.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a pit stop here for an afternoon snack. My son and husband had the oysters and said they were incredible! Our server was very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi, Canadian, Soups, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T6, Canada
    (Broughton)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (250) 380 2260

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