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“Old time burger joint!”
Review of Beacon Drive In

Beacon Drive In
Ranked #15 of 68 Quick Bites in Victoria
Price range: $3 - $7
Cuisines: Canadian
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Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: James Bay
Description: Established in 1958, voted #1 soft serve ice-cream 23 years in a row. Enjoy our heated patio across from the park. We are open 7 days a week at 7:30 am, serving breakfast till 1 pm. Burgers, sandwiches, treats, and much more. Eat in our take out,
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

It was nice to visit a local tradition while visiting Victoria - very nostalgic, memories of my youth.

The bacon cheese burger was very tasty as were the fries. I was too full to enjoy what looked like yummy soft serve ice cream cones. Lots of seating inside along with the covered patio. My only issue was the staff looked grumpy and were not friendly. Worth the visit.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter N
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

We had heard about the place so popped in for lunch..the special BLT, soup and soft drink was $8.60 plus tax...doesn't get any more affordable than that. We also had a tasty egg salad sandwich. Will be back for one of their $9 breakfasts one of these days...

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Gardiner W
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

Open all year and most often a line worth standing in. There isn't a better way to end your walk in the park than a dipped ice cream.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank IamaTurtle
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

Ice cream is extremely rich, and honestly gross compared to DQ soft serve. Food is not very good and over priced for what it is. I'll never go back again....

Date of visit: August 2018
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1  Thank coffeeandfoodjunkie
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

I stayed in the area for a week and went several times but probably will not go back, the place is a throwback to the 60 and needs an update. The hamburgers are ok but why not make them great, the food is mediocre at best which is too bad considering the location. I'm sure in the summer they make a fortune in ice cream but other than unless Gorden Ramsey shows up and teaches them how to make homemade patties I will pass.

Date of visit: December 2018
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1  Thank Scott S
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