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Swans Brewpub

506 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N6, Canada
+1 800-668-7926
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we asked a bunch of locals about "what is your favorite watering hole"? Out of 5 asked....4... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Seattle, Washington
Great Local Institution

Swan's has been around forever, and serves solid food but even better beers with lots of local... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Experience our warm and friendly Brewpub, alive with character, heritage architecture, stunning original artwork and First Nations' carvings. Enjoy the views from our unique sunny, glassed/open air patio, overflowing with our signature flowers in the spring and summer. Whether you are looking for a great place for weekend breakfast, lunch, dinner or drinks, you can't go wrong at Swans. We have something for everyone! We have live music every night and no cover charge.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
25 Nov 2016
“Great Food”
30 Jul 2016
“Good beer! ”
506 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N6, Canada
+1 800-668-7926
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we asked a bunch of locals about "what is your favorite watering hole"? Out of 5 asked....4 mentioned Swans. Great beer selection and yummy eats. Gotta mark this one down for next time. the bathrooms are a bit funky.

Thank SouthEndMCgang
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Swan's has been around forever, and serves solid food but even better beers with lots of local entertainment. A lively place in downtown Victoria.

Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed 1 December 2016

One of our favorite places when we visit Victoria! The food is always great, regardless of what you order. They also have a lot of new beers for you to try. The Bar Manager Greg is very friendly and helpful as well as the serving...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We came to Swan's Brewpub for lunch and greatly enjoyed ourselves. The Reuben and root beer were great and the fries were plentiful, cooked the way we way we wanted them. The late breakfast plate was delicious. Service was more than a bit slow at...More

Thank Mila W
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Best thing about this pub is the selection of beer and very good food.. I also really liked the atmosphere and location, so it is good for people watching. Excellent chicken quesadilla!

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Good beer, lovely food, very generous portions but the meal was spoiled by very rushed service. Mains were brought out within a couple of minutes of the starters being delivered. We sent them back and they were brought out again as we were still finishing...More

1  Thank LisaB05
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We had business get together here twice. First time with my colleagues and second time with our clients. Really enjoyed the ambiance and awesome food and drinks. Specially loved the sea food items served here. Recommended for evening get together and parties.

Thank Lijin J
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Good beer, sweet location...a must if you are passing through! And if you like live music they have a nice intimate venue.

Thank candice55883
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Swans has a lot going for it 5 reasons. A) Right on the menu is a story about how the idea was born and what goes into their beer. All legit. B) good live music and a place to meet people 3) they have great...More

Thank sam a
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were a party of 8. We tried to make reservation on the Saturday (April 30) but were told no reservations. My friends insisted on "Swans" so we went anyway. We thought we were lucky as we were put in the "Snug" at a large...More

Thank jrconsults
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