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10 Acres Bistro Bar

611 Courtney St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B7, Canada
+1 250-220-8008
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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611 Courtney St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had lunch at this place. Had the clam chowder--it was OK. My sister had the French Onion Soup and raved abou it.

Thank Kathi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the bell hop at the Empress. We arrived with 7 ppl at 5:45 on a Saturday night! They were quick to find us a table as we were without a reservation. The menu is great. THe food was marvellous! Our...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is not overly creative. But it is on-trend. And most importantly, it's tasty. Based on all that I tasted, you can't go wrong with the menu. As the place is popular, it gets busy... and the service can be a bit slow....More

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is beautiful, with a great ambience. The service was attentive, but not overly interested or competent. The chowder is fantastic and I would recommend it. The green salad was great but the Ceasar Salad was very disappointing. The capers were missing and the...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I had hoped for a better experience in locavore food. They aren't kidding when they say small platters. I am still not sure that they were gnocchis in what I ordered. The mushroom and the sauce were yummy though.More

1  Thank Glen E
Nolan M, Manager at 10 Acres Bistro Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Glen, Thank you kindly for providing us with your feedback. I'm really happy the flavours were well enjoyed. I'll certainly follow up with our Chef, though I'm a little surprised. The gnocchi have been a top selling and reviewed dish here with us since...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Extremely well located near many hotels, very cozy atmosphere and ambiance. Beer list is really good and very well priced. The food is all local farm to table, reasonably priced. I had the Haida Gwaii nation halibut which is seared and then oven baked served...More

Thank Bakkon R
Nolan M, Manager at 10 Acres Bistro Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the kind feedback Bakkon R! We can't wait for the Halibut to be back in seaon. Hope to see you again soon,

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Good food, good location, very good service, friendly staff. A great place to have dinner, late snacks and drinks.

Thank trudysmum
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I've been a regular @ 10 Acres for a while now & hands down my favourite item during the day is The Omelette, it is very tasty & delicious, the potatoes it comes with are a whole different level & I can never seem to...More

Thank carlitobonito
Reviewed 18 October 2017

An interesting group of 3 restaurants, all within the same block, comprising kitchen, commons and bistro, with an organic / sustainable emphasis. High quality food, similar in all 3, slightly more formal in kitchen, informal in the others. We ate in commons and bistro and...More

Thank MHH-Berkshire
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This review for the benefit of the owners and staff. We have been going to this restaurant since to was Bon Rouge - owned and operated by the same group as 10 Acres. Location is great, ambiance is nice, very European. We have gone back...More

2  Thank Adrian O
Reid A, General Manager at 10 Acres Bistro Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to share feedback on you recent dining experience with us Adrian. We appreciate hearing when we’ve missed the mark so we can offer a better experience to all our valued diners. Coincidentally, our owner and management team discussed...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Courtney St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1B7, Canada
    (Gordon Street)
  • Public Transportation: Major bus route 1 block away from the restaurant. As well, in the summer months, we are on the direct route of the free downtown shuttle moving tourists around the downtown core.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-220-8008
  • E-mail
Just steps away from Victoria's spectacular Inner Harbour, 10 Acres Bistro + Bar offers a unique West Coast experience showcasing the freshest foods from Vancouver Island including cheese & seafood along with the finest seasonal produce,meats & eggs direct from our own farm on the Saanich Peninsula. Enjoy a casual meal by fireplaces on our heated garden courtyard. With a definite appeal to passionate eaters and commitment to local, seasonal fresh produce, seafood, game, cheese and wine, 10 Acres Bistro + Bar promises to shine as one of Victoria's brightest dining establishments. Indulge the senses, relish the food and soak up the ambiance.
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