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Garrick's Head Pub

) #96 of 917 Restaurants in Victoria $$ - $$$ , ,
1140 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
+1 250-384-6835
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1140 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've read a few of the other reviews and didn't seem like many people were stoked with the food. I only had the Fried Pickles but I was pleasantly surprised with them. They were not heavily breaded and were seasoned wonderfully. My boyfriend and I...More

Thank Sharkgrl86
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go to this pub for drinks and loud pub atmosphere not for talking and eating! Food was ok pub food, not as good as other restaurant. Service was frequent but "short answered" - average experience, not bad.

Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very free and open atmosphere, if you are claustrophobic like me, then this is the place for you, high ceiling and very open place.

Thank Derek R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for some Canadian beers so only sat at the bar. Received some good recommendations from the bartender and got good, friendly service. Glad we stopped in.

Thank metalheavylady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not real inviting like the other pubs we visited but I'm glad we stopped in for a beer. The bar chairs are slippery and want to make you slide and have to keep sitting back. Probably meaningless but annoying to us trying to relax and...More

Thank William S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Gotta go here if for nothing more than absorb the incredible atmosphere of this true pub. The back wall is just lined with beer taps, and the wood decor is historic. It was a beautiful day so we sat out on the patio.Our server was...More

Thank shrek58
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Busy night in Victoria and I was able to get a table. Great special on with Burger and a good beer for $15. Server was super friendly, helpful, and just all around pleasant. I would definitely recommend this place and I will for sure be...More

Thank 238doug
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting to much since it pub good but was very impressed with the menu. Lots of variety and different items. Had the fallafel wrap and it was delicious. Also beer battered fries are to die for. Make sure you get here early because...More

Thank Ben K
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Great beer selection, good bar bites with a little bit of something for everyone but I was extremely unimpressed with the service. I would recommend the Irish pub next door!

Thank CoraNSam
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Cute and quaint little English Pub just one block up from waterfront. Excellent service and amazing deep Fried Pickles!

1  Thank Sherry J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-384-6835
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