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1110 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
+1 250-383-3112
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (118 reviews)
“pastry” (43 reviews)
“sandwich” (39 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1110 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

It was interesting and had lovely china that you can but. There is also a vast array of food which looked quite good but I am not a tea drinker.

Thank grammiabi
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely shop, scone was amazing. Taking tea home too. Online store means we can enjoy it back in Saskatchewan!

Thank MavisfromSK
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Loveeeed their scones here. Hubby and I would duck into Murchies on a rainy day on our vacation (a couple of times) and enjoy a cuppa and a scone with jam and cream and it was delish. Best scones I could find in the city....More

Thank Kayley L
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is a large and busy tea room/coffee shop/gift store. Besides selling great tea, coffee, pastries, cakes and lunch items they also have a separate counter for specialty teas and coffees for you to brew at home. At the back of the store there are...More

Thank canawacky
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The café offers delicious soup and sandwiches as well as quiche(they call it a "tart"). There is a large choice of sandwiches and too large a tempting choice of pastries. I had the special chicken Tart as well as the bocconcini salad and my friend...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017

This place is or was primarily tea room, but now coffee is just as popular at least for dining in. For the retail outlet it seems tea is the clear winner. The place really is classy and comfortable to stay for an hour or so...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Very good store to buy some local teas and they have a very good tea room, albeit it is a bit on the expensive side.

1  Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

When ever I visit Victoria, BC I always make a point to stop at Murchies on Government Street. The varieties of coffee and teas to purchase is unbelievable. Then move over to their coffee shop to sample a coffee or tea with a sandwich or...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a must stop in Victoria. Even just to look and the lovely tea selection. Food wise, we got the Barcelona and Roma sandwiches to go for our dinner on the Clipper return trip to Seattle. Very tasty and good. I did get three...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Murchie's is both a shop selling a wide assortment of teas and coffees (probably the most varied in Victoria) as well as tea and coffee pots and similar items and a very pleasant place to sit with a cup of tea or coffee and a...More

1  Thank Bill H
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Questions & Answers
Nancy T
1 February 2018|
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Response from McBab | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I don't think they offer high tea.
Oregon J
20 March 2016|
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Response from djieidifogo | Reviewed this property |
No I think it is best not to take your son because there are nuts there
15 July 2015|
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Response from Cyriousbusiness | Reviewed this property |
Yes, your hotel is about 10 mins walk from Murchies :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-3112
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