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Sunday Night Roast Dinners

February 8, 2017

We are thrilled to introduce even more variety into our Sunday dinner menu. By popular demand, we will be offering a different roast every Sunday night. Call ahead Read More ...

Special Holiday Hours for Clive’s and Vista 18

December 21, 2016

New Year’s Eve Gala

December 20, 2016

Join us for our annual New Year’s Eve Gala in Vista 18. Early and late seating available. Reservations Required. Call 250.382.9258. — — —   Read More ...

Holiday Availability on December 9, 2016

November 17, 2016

December 9th is available for holiday bookings! Call (250) 361-5692 or email jjones@chateauvictoria.com to book your holiday event. Read More ...

Holiday Availability Going Fast

October 28, 2016

Are you looking to book a weekend holiday event in Vista 18? Don’t delay! Availability is going fast. We already have several fully booked dates: December Read More ...

Holiday Features

October 4, 2016

Our holiday menu has been posted! You can view our entire selection of holiday features here! Holiday Parties & Receptions Book your holiday lunch, dinner or Read More ...

Breakfast Buffet Closes September 29

September 27, 2016

Seeya Later Ranch Wine-Dinner

July 6, 2016

Available while supplies last. – – – – Amuse Bouche To Start Steamed Clams, Crispy Pork Belly Wine Pairing: Unleashed Pinot Gris Main Local Duck Cherry & Read More ...

Shots from YYJ Eats

June 23, 2016

Every year, the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce brings together this city’s diverse culinary talent for an evening of food and drink. Here’s the Read More ...

Wine Dinner Series

June 20, 2016

Our 2016 Wine Dinner Series launches tomorrow! First pairing: three masterful wines from Alderlea Vineyards with: Arugula, Grilled Cantaloupe & Fig Salad; Seared Read More ...

New Breakfast Buffet

April 22, 2016

Now you can treat yourself to a personalized breakfast in Vista 18. Our new breakfast buffet launched this week, and will be offered daily from 6:30 – 10:30 Read More ...

Easter Buffet Brunch

March 18, 2016

Join us this Sunday for an incredible taste of spring: Read More ...

Valentines Day

February 10, 2016

THANK YOU! to our many regular patrons with big hearts.  We are SOLD OUT for dinner on Valentines Day.  We will try and squeeze last minute lovers in before 5:30pm Read More ...

Dine Around and Stay in Town Victoria

January 20, 2016

Victoria’s most anticipated dining event, Dine Around & Stay in Town, takes place February 19 through March 6, 2016. Tickle your taste buds and dive into Read More ...

Join us in Vista 18 for New Year’s Eve!

December 16, 2015

Celebrate the New Year at Vista 18 – Victoria’s only rooftop dining experience with stunning harbour and downtown views! Dave Lang & the Insolent Read More ...

Vista 18 Closing January 3 – 13

December 12, 2015

Please note, Vista 18 will be closing from 3pm on Sunday, January 3rd until 11:30am on Wednesday, January 13th. During the closure, please join us in Clive’s Read More ...

Holiday Hours

December 9, 2015

If you’re planning a visit to our rooftop grill this holiday season, be sure to note our holiday hours. We also highly recommend making a reservation for any Read More ...

Vista 18 Closed from 8am-5pm on Saturday, December 5th for Pancakes with Mr & Mrs Claus Fundraiser

December 3, 2015

Please note: we will be closed this Saturday, December 5th from 8am-5pm as we host our annual Pancakes with Mr & Mrs Claus Fundraiser in support of the Times Read More ...

Our Fall/Winter Menu is Here!

November 12, 2015

At Vista 18, our chefs are constantly looking to combine local ingredients with international flavours in new and exciting ways. Our menu changes twice a year, and Read More ...

Vista 18 Closing at 3pm on Sunday, November 8th for Private Function

November 3, 2015

Please note, Vista 18 will be closing at 3pm on Sunday, November 8th for a private function. Please join us instead for dinner and a cocktail in Clive’s Read More ...

Sandhill & Vista 18 team up to support local food banks

November 1, 2015

We are pleased to partner with Sandhill Wines in support of local Victoria food banks. During the months of November and December, enjoy a glass of Sandhill wine Read More ...

Pancakes with Mr. & Mrs Claus Fundraiser

October 21, 2015

Experience the true Christmas spirit at our annual Pancakes with Mr. & Mrs. Claus Fundraiser in Vista 18 Westcoast Grill & Wine Bar. For a small donation, Read More ...

Road 13 Wine Paired Feature Menu

October 19, 2015

PLEASE NOTE: THIS FEATURE IS NOW OVER We are pleased to present our latest feature menu in partnership with Road 13 Vineyards, designed by Chris Varette of the Read More ...

Vista 18 Closed for Lunch on Tuesday, October 27th

October 19, 2015

Please note, Vista 18 will be closed from 10am to 3pm on Tuesday, October 27th for maintenance. Please join us instead for lunch in Clive’s Classic Lounge on Read More ...

Great Gadget Giveaway

October 13, 2015

Love food, entertaining, kitchens, appliances? Visit cheknews.ca and enter to win monthly prizes in the Great Gadget Giveaway, and then watch CHEK’s Cookin’ Read More ...

Visit us at the Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival in Port Angeles, Washington State

October 7, 2015

Join the fun at CrabFest, one of the most acclaimed food festivals in the country! The festival celebrates not only the aquaculture, agriculture and maritime traditions Read More ...

Let us do the cooking this Thanksgiving

October 3, 2015

October is here and Thanksgiving is only days away! Sit back, relax and let our talented chefs do the cooking for you and your loved ones. We have a delicious Read More ...

Visit us at Victoria’s first MidLife Crisis Show

October 1, 2015

What new adventure are you ready for? Travel, beer-tasting, off-roading, volunteering, genealogy, home renovations, technology, starting a lifestyle business – Read More ...

Road 13 Visits Vista 18

September 25, 2015

Road 13 Vineyards of the Okanagan’s Golden Mile visited Vista 18 this afternoon for an industry event. Mick and Pam Luckhurst were on hand to show off their Read More ...

Visit us at Brewery & The Beast this Sunday, September 27th

September 21, 2015

We hope you’ve got your tickets for this year’s sold out Brewery & The Beast event, where chefs demonstrate their skill and passion for meat through Read More ...

Visit us at the 18th Annual Vancouver Island Feast of Fields this Sunday

September 17, 2015

Head out to Shawnigan Lake this weekend for one of BC’s longest standing local food celebrations, Feast of Fields. Chefs Garrett Schack and Mike Dunlop will be Read More ...

Season 3 of Cookin’ on the Coast with Chef Garrett Schack Premiers this Saturday, September 12

September 11, 2015

Tune in to CHEK TV this Saturday, September 12th at 6:30pm for the Season 3 premier of Cookin’ on the Coast, hosted by our own Chef Garrett Schack. This season’s Read More ...

Mission Hill Menu Creator Tegan Sykes

September 1, 2015

PLEASE NOTE: THIS FEATURE IS NOW OVER Needless to say, when aspiring chef Tegan Sykes was given the opportunity to create a menu pairing with Mission Hill Family Read More ...

Executive Chef Garrett Schack heads to Pink Salmon Festival

August 28, 2015

Vista 18’s executive chef Garrett Schack is a big supporter of sustainable seafood, including the pink salmon. Garrett is attending the Pink Salmon Festival Read More ...

Mission Hill Wine Paired Feature Menu

August 18, 2015

PLEASE NOTE: THIS FEATURE IS NOW OVER Vista 18 is excited to present our new feature menu in partnership with Mission Hill Family Estate. Seared Pork Jowl Sous-Vide Read More ...

Averill Creek Wine Pairing Feature Menu

August 10, 2015

Band, Bubbles and Bennys

July 13, 2015

Sunday July 19th 11am -3pm Vista 18 invites you to listen to the jazzy sounds of the Lust Life Trio while sipping British Columbia sparkling wines and enjoying a Read More ...

Blue Grouse Vineyard Wine Pairing Feature Menu

June 30, 2015

THIS FEATURE IS NOW OVER Vista 18 is proud to collaborate with Blue Grouse Vineyards to offer this wine paired feature menu celebrating local grouse. ~Liquid Read More ...

TD Victoria International JazzFest

June 11, 2015

Victoria is once again the stage for the TD Victoria International JazzFest. This ten-day music festival, that has been around since 1985, features jazz, blues Read More ...

Vista 18 Closed for Breakfast & Lunch on June 1.

May 31, 2015

Due to some scheduled maintenance in our kitchen, Vista 18 will be closed for breakfast and lunch on Monday, June 1. Clive’s Classic Lounge will be offering Read More ...

New Menus!

May 19, 2015

Did you know that we change our menus twice a year? Come in and check out our spring/summer creations.  As always, we source local and seasonal products for our Read More ...

VISTA 18 CLOSED at 3:00PM on Monday May 11

May 10, 2015

We are pleased to say that Vista 18 will be closed Monday May 11 at 3:00pm until close in order for us to honour our wonderful staff here at the Chateau Victoria Read More ...

8th Generation Vineyard Wine Pairing Feature Menu

April 22, 2015

PLEASE NOTE: THIS FEATURE IS NOW OVER Vista 18 is proud to collaborate with 8th Generation Vineyards to offer this inspired feature menu celebrating local duck paired Read More ...

Vista 18 crew feeds hungry volunteers for a great cause

April 14, 2015

Vista 18’s Garrett Schack and Mike Dunlop lend a hand the best way they know how @ Heroworks. Read More ...

Mother’s Day Brunch is now sold out.

April 10, 2015

Take Mom out for the treat she deserves – brunch at Vista 18.  A great brunch with a wonderful view of the city!! Call 250-382-9258 to make your reservation. Read More ...

Do you think you have what it takes?

April 9, 2015

First Cook – Vista 18 West Coast Bar and Grill (Full-time) Company: Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites Job Address: 740 Burdett Avenue, Victoria, BC V8W 1B2 Read More ...

Easter Sunday Buffet Brunch

March 18, 2015

Hop downtown on Easter Sunday and share in the bounty of spring!  Vista 18 is offering a delectable buffet that is sure to please everyone in your group. Call Read More ...

Venturi Schulze Wine Pairing Feature Menu

March 12, 2015

  PLEASE NOTE: THIS FEATURE IS NOW OVER Our chefs at Vista 18 have partnered with Cobble Hill’s Venturi Schulze to bring you this special feature menu. Nightly Read More ...

Best Restaurant in the Area

March 10, 2015

Thanks to all the Open Table Diners who chose Vista 18 as the best restaurant in the area. Read More ...

Dine Around is here again!

February 19, 2015

Dine Around and Stay In Town 2015 is set to kick off tomorrow evening and Vista 18 has once again come up with a fabulous 3 course menu for $30 to tantalize your Read More ...

Attention All Contest Lovers

January 21, 2015

Wasn’t that a party!

January 7, 2015

Vista is open and ready to provide another great year of wonderful food, great entertainment and an ever changing view that is second to non in Victoria.   Please Read More ...

Vista 18 closed tonight

January 5, 2015

Please be advised that Vista 18 will be closing after lunch service today at 2:30pm (January 5, 2015). The annual holiday party will be taking place for all staff Read More ...