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The Old Spaghetti Factory

703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada
+1 250-381-8444
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“spaghetti” (105 reviews)
“ice cream” (75 reviews)
“salad” (83 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada
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Reviews (967)
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1 - 10 of 863 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice variety of Italian food with fresh ingredients, and still close enough to the pier that is within easy walking distance from the Coho Ferry.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the time we walked in the door servicdd was awesome. Food arrived very promptly and was delicious. Could not fault anything

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 4 days ago

After so many Old Spaghetti Factory restaurants shut down in my part of the US, years ago, I have to say I began to miss a meal there from time to time, so when I was touring Victoria, instead of looking for a local fish...More

Thank Pete B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love the decor in the restaurant - definitely has the old school feel in the 50s 60s era!!! You've nailed it!!! The food here is great, both taste and value wise! A main course with free-flow bread, ice cream, soup/salad, tea/ coffee at affordable...More

Thank reginahnah
Reviewed 5 days ago

Walking distance from the Museum, the Wharf, the Empress Hotel, Parliament, shopping, restaurants, the Bus Station etc. is the most delicious Old Spaghetti Factory!!!!!!! A fabulous menu beckons you as you enter the most charming old world ambience!!!!! Ample fresh portions are served by the...More

Thank alexandra l
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

food is good . Environment is ok... Old spaghetti factory have most of menu has all included side like soup or salad & coffee or tea..and ice cream..i guess my server thought i can't read English ..she only gave main dish... Didn't even bother ask...More

Thank sam l
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just felt like a "feed of spag bol ". We weren't disappointed, just like we make at home. The service was very friendly and fast.

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us, as a family, arrived at the restaurant at about 7:45 in the evening and had to wait 30 minutes for a table. There were tables open, but for some reason they were not being used. I assume it was a staffing issue....More

Thank greenspratley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in to this venue for lunch after a taxi driver recommended it. We weren't disappointed as the venue had a great feel - especially the outside area on the footpath (side walk). We were very well served by the friendly and efficient staff...More

Thank GregandJo412
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were really hungry, so we stopped at the first place we came to on our walk...we should have kept going. Neither of us had been to an Old Spaghetti Factory for years, and honestly, we didn't expect too much, so the bar was pretty...More

1  Thank Kimberly N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B4, Canada (Formerly Rattenbury's Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-381-8444
  • E-mail
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