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The Flying Otter Grill

) #30 of 917 Restaurants in Victoria $$ - $$$ , Seafood,
950 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T3, Canada
+1 250-414-4220
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon wrap” (17 reviews)
“burger” (73 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
950 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 865 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My boyfriend and I had lunch here last week and we were very pleased with the food and the service! I have an allergy and our server was very helpful and ensured that my meal was safe for me to eat. The location is great...More

Thank vanessapc526
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a busy Saturday we were lucky (?) to be seated at FOG. The location is great, right next to the seaplane terminal in the centre of town. The fish and chips were awful. So much thick batter on the halibut there was enough clag...More

Thank StewartRobert
Reviewed 4 days ago

Despite a crowd the wait was short. Food and drinks were excellent. Recommend their version of a Moscow mule. The salmon wrap was delicious. Good service and the cleanest bathrooms I've ever seen

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a few people recommend this place to us, so we thought we'd try it out. It was just okay. The hostess was not really on too of things. We arrived (party of 4) at about 7pm and told it would be about a...More

Thank Beck_and_Jai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant as it was very close to our hotel, and on the waterfront. The restaurant is in the seaplane terminal. We arrived before 6pm and had to wait about 10 minutes to sit down. We were placed on a high round...More

Thank Iain J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beer and great views. Calamari was suburb! Amazing happy hour and daily specials. Recommended for a relaxing stop.

Thank mchelle1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only thing holding my review back from being 5 stars is that some of the food was hit and miss. The beef dip was amazing. The prawn wrap was really good but they put all of the prawns near the center where they cut...More

1  Thank Dean B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually have a positive experience at this restaurant, but haven't been for about 6 months, and was excited to take my family there. The waitress helped us right away though and took our order promptly so we were off to a good start, but...More

Thank mortikai13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful view, great food and very friendly servers. I will definitely keep going back. The prices are very reasonable as well.

1  Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant recommended by our tour guide....a great choice. Tasty menu options and the best part - we sat at the counter overlooking the harbor area and watched the seaplanes take off and small boat activity too. Tables as well as counter next to windows...More

1  Thank Eileen M
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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
USD 10 - USD 19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
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
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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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