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Fireside Grill

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4509 West Saanich Rd | Central Saanich, BC, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3G1, Canada
+1 250-479-1222
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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North Berwick, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My sister and brother in law took us out for a meal. It was a lovely evening and we were delighted to be seated at a round table by the window. The waiter was attentive, brought us water straight away and quickly followed with wine. On the menu there was a fixed price three course meal which three of us... More 

Thank Jean2512
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We have a great meal. Staff were there when you wanted them. Meals were plated artistical. Dessert plater for two was very good.

Thank Steve B
Victoria, Canada
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service and good food. We enjoy the 3 course menu both for the value and the choices. The salmon was a hit with our friend. Desserts - small portions and always just what we like at the end of the meal. My one disappointment was I told the person when I booked our table that it was a birthday... More 

Victoria, Canada
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43 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant located in historic Tudor hall-house building. Cozy and inviting ambience. Popular with older crowd. Service was excellent - professional, knowledgeable and friendly. They accommodated our large family seating us upstairs for dinner overlooking the dining room. Ordered the 3 course meal. Food was good but not completely memorable and portions are on small side. Busy restaurant - reservations recommended.

Thank sharpy s
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On holiday with family and decided to try the Fireside Grill for dinner on our last night before returning to UK. Wasn't disappointed. Our party of 4 adults and 2 children, 10 and 3 all had different meals and all were well prepared and delicious. Friendly and welcoming staff. Really enjoyed the occasion. Recommended

1 Thank NickJB1234
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114 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for dinner with my family on a Saturday evening. The restaurant is super cozy with a great atmosphere. Service was a bit slow, and my mom had to ask for ice twice before she got it. The food was good though. The seafood chowder was delicious and the smoked salmon pizza was good too, although the crust was... More 

Thank Jane123456789
victoria canada
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Took a couple for their engagement dinner and it was wonderful. Service was great. Food spot on everyone enjoyed it. Couldn't have asked for better. We will be back. Wine is a tad expensive, but it is at most places.

Thank skipper
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246 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We had soups and salads for lunch and the food was good quality and good value. Nothing fancy. But a pleasant experience and very friendly service.

Thank boltuprightCanada
Victoria, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We originally went to Med Grill across the street, but there was a 20 minute wait for a table. We decided to walk over to Fireside Grill as there was no wait for a table at 7:30 pm on a Tuesday evening. I wish we had waited for a table at Med Grill. At Fireside Grill, the fireplace was lit... More 

3 Thank _lyipp
Victoria, Canada
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259 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

While the restaurant itself is lovely and the staff are friendly, the food is very bland. My family and I ate here last weekend and tried the set menu; started, main, dessert. They are selling themselves as serving gourmet food, at reasonable prices. Sure, the set menu was reasonably priced, but we found that the food was not worth it.... More 

1 Thank Ken M
Tim P, Manager at Fireside Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are truly sorry you didn't enjoy your experience with us. Our Three Course $25 menu changes again soon and while you did not enjoy our previous menu selection our new menu does begin Mar.17. Also if you were unhappy with your meals for any reason our staff would have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 22
Seafood, Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4509 West Saanich Rd | Central Saanich, BC, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-479-1222
The Fireside Grill is a wonderfully refurbished heritage manor with an upbeat atmosphere ideal for casual fine dining to small or large parties. The Fireside blends European & Asian recipes with proven West Coast favourites. We source many of our ingredients from local producers and farmers. We believe that farm to table is the best way to showcase our great local cuisine. Come and enjoy our 3 course -$25 menu offered every evening till November.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?