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Montana's BBQ & Bar

American, Southwestern, Bar, Canadian, Barbecue
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315 Burnside Rd W, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z7L6, Canada
(250) 978-9333
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Victoria, Canada
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90 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading so many negatives, I went anyway because my sister had given me a gift card. The staff were excellent but I couldn't get over the feeling that this chain restaurant lacked passion. My wife's salad had nice chunks of beef but the lettuce was yellowed. With so much fresh local produce available, why isn't it being used? My... More 

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Sooke, Canada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't think I have ever been to a worse restaurant. We arrived around 5:00pm for supper. From the time we arrived until the food arrived at the table took over an hour. My friends ribs were cold enough to have just come out of the fridge and her veggies were basically raw. My steak was so tough I had... More 

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Thank Astrid K
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to other Cara Restaurants brands besides Montana's. They all seem to be slipping compared to their past. I like their current coupons promotions. The food is above average in the 65-70% range. Some of the staff could benefit from Camosun College customer service courses and further training from supervisors and managers. Generally older generation staff are better... More 

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Thank Raymond L
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

My son's last day of school, graduating from Grade 4 and he wanted us to take him out to dinner to celebrate. I spent 45 minutes looking for a good place for us to go. We came here and saw the picture saying "Kids eat free, every Thursday" -- I called and asked when I made the reservation for us... More 

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Thank Meaghie C
Victoria, Canada
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20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This was a second visit & it was so much better this time. Our food was excellent, the service was great, our server was pleasant. We are so glad we gave Montana`s a second chance.

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melbourne
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

I went to Montana's for lunch recently and ordered the $15 steak "special" which comes with a choice of chips or salad. The portion was about what one expects for that price - a medium amount of beef. The steak was cooked correctly to order (medium rare) and the side salad was very good. I also received a free appetizer... More 

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Relaxed atmosphere and great staff. Food was well prepared and very large portions. One my best experiences at a Montana's. I had the sirloin and it was cooked a little more than I like but that could be an identity thing, I should have checked with the server as to degrees of doneness. I ordered medium rare but probably should... More 

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Thank Keith C
Vancouver
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306 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Came in solo and asked for the bar. I was told it would be 5 to 10 minutes as they were staggering seating. It would be 30 minutes for the restaurant. I was given a pager. After 20 minutes, I asked again. There were a few empty seats and 2 tables which hadn't been cleared. Another 10 minutes and I... More 

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Campbell River, Canada
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Had to wait quite a while for a table but the staff were working very hard to get tables cleared off ready for the next people. We had 4 kid meals and 2 adult meals. We ordered right away and got our food very quickly. The food was really good. We also got drink refills promptly

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Thank Liana L
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

We went to Montana's before going to a movie at the Tillicum theatre. I ordered the Mac and Cheese with a side of fries. The mac and cheese was decent but the fries were horrid. It seemed as though they were undercooked. My fiancé ordered the pulled pork sandwich which he said was decent as well. However, the food took... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Bar, Canadian, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Burnside Rd W, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z7L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: (250) 978-9333
Description
Montana’s is all things BBQ to all people. Whether you’re in the mood for southern style in-house smoked ribs and pulled pork or looking for some Canadian BBQ flavour across our burgers, steaks and sandwiches; Montana’s has the perfect atmosphere to bring the family or meet up with friends. Fire up the good times at Montana’s BBQ & Bar!

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