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The Flying Otter Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood,
950 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T3, Canada
+1 250-414-4220
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (73 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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950 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T3, Canada
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211 - 220 of 881 reviews

Reviewed 20 August 2016

good food, excellent choice on the menu, very attentive waiter who couldn't have done more , and very reasonably priced

Thank newmanfamily4
Reviewed 18 August 2016

My sister and I were looking for seafood with a view - we found it at the Flying Otter Grill. We sat where there was a great view of the harbor and ate delicious BC seafood. It is an easy walk around the harbor (there...More

Thank Katy S
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Busy place, friendly servers, good food, nice atmosphere. Noisy and a mite crowded. Fairly comprehensive menu a variety of local beers available, some on tap.

Thank CM J
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

They were very busy when I was there. I ordered the halibut burger. Good food, but fumes from the sea planes was a bit overwhelming.

Thank freebyrd73
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Not the best food we ate while in Victoria. There is inside and outside dining. View was nice of the harbor. Our waitress was very friendly.

Thank hounds20
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Tough to get into but worth the rate. Have good daily specials and went when they had 2 for one appetizers. Sit outside so you can see the ships come in.

Thank gbbay123
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here while walking around the warf area for some supper and a drink, it's neat to watch the float planes take off and land and do there thing while sitting there. I had the seafood pasta which was very good with lots of...More

Thank Travelling_norm
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We arrived here around 7 PM on a week night and the place was already hopping. Not wanting to wait for a regular table we decided to take a "bar stool" table which actually worked out well for the 4 of us despite the small...More

Thank Steve O
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We were in the mood for seafood while in Victoria and decided to stop in at the Flying Otter Grill by the wharf area. The restaurant seemed to be decorated in the “standard” seafood décor, gray “weathered” looking wood and shingles, tables and chairs with...More

Thank lynchburgfoodie542
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This was my favourite restaurant but really snotty staff Poor service....waited forever to be seated while they took people that just came on the door

Thank NOK_Amigo
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11 September 2016|
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Response from Marie-Claire B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. But, it looks like you could have your dog out on the patio with you, as there is seating out there. Worth an inquiry for sure. Good luck!
30 March 2015|
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Response from ProfAragon | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get a gluten free bun with the your burger/sandwich it is 1.50 or 2 dollars more. I had my burger without a bun and it was great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-414-4220
  • E-mail
Opened in 2009, the Flying Otter Grill brings to Victoria's beautiful Inner Harbour a one-of-a-kind dockside dining experience. Located on the Harbour Air Seaplane docks, the Flying Otter offers diners amazing west-coast food, a relaxed atmosphere and incredible views - all with an eye to customer value! We're a great place for lunch or dinner & are open seven days a week from 11am on. Come check out our great food features and incredible daily specials! Visit us today to see why we're a Victoria Favourite!
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