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2524 Estevan Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8R 2S7, Canada (Formerly Padella Kitchen)
+1 250-592-7424
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Wed - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Calgary, Canada
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176 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here with friends and were pretty happy with our meals, other than the special that two of our party had. I think their standard menu items are pretty solid (tagliatelle with beef and pork ragu, arancini, pate were all good). Wednesdays are $10 off bottles of wine.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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418 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Went here on a Sunday evening. This is a quiet Italian style restaurant with a number of relatively dark rooms, lit by table candles. We had mixed olive starters and then the spicy pasta clams with ham and the daily fish, which was salmon. Finished with tiramisu and ice cream. The wine list is extensive and there is a good... More 

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Uxbridge, Canada
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Everything about this restaurant is good. First time there with my som and daughter-in-law, the food was excellent, the amosphere was great, the servers were attentive and the chef came out to talk to us. Will definitely go back.

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Hayward, California
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189 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We came with friends we hadn't seen in 30 years to enjoy dinner and a long overdue visit. Padella Kitchen was perfect. Quiet and relaxed for easy conversation. We started by sharing the gnocchi with walnut pesto as an appetizer. The gnocchi were excellent and the pesto was outstanding. Two guests had the Cowichan chicken and really enjoyed it. The... More 

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Thank Gay O
Victoria, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Celebrated my 50th birthday here last night. We had the Chef's Table and every dish was absolutely fabulous. I highly recommend this restaurant for a special night out. The chefs and staff gave us a very memorable evening and we will be back!

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Victoria, Bc
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

There were four of us there for a belated birthday dinner. Oh my gosh the food was absolutely amazing! Everything is fresh, local as much as possible and they make their own mustard which is to die for. Service was excellent and the owner came to chat at the end of dinner. A fantastic evening with incredible food. Will be... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

My husband and I recently had an excellent meal at Padella Kitchen. The food was first rate. We are looking forward to another meal on our next trip to Victoria,

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Thank dickens129
Victoria, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I've been to Padella more than a handful of times now and every time is a pleasure. The food is fantastic, the atmosphere is so welcoming and the staff is warm, knowledgeable and fun. No stuffy pretense here and I find that very refreshing. If you're looking for a place to go for any occasion or even just a glass... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Went for a family dinner, had "chef's table" - several courses with multiple platters for each. Very good flavours, everything was exceptionally well done. Gnocchi was best we've had, even being to italy! Having had tasting menus at other restaurants I was suprised at the generous portion size, as we were very full by the end! better than going hungry... More 

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Victoria, Bc
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We visited this restaurant with friends for a belated birthday dinner. We spent several days trying to decide on which restaurant we wanted to try out. This restaurant is absolutely at the top of my list, it was fabulous! Service was excellent, food was even better than excellent and the ambience was top rate. Rene was our server and she... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $23
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Italian, Gluten Free Options, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2524 Estevan Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8R 2S7, Canada (Formerly Padella Kitchen)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-592-7424

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