Top 5 Summer Patios in Victoria (2019)

Summer has arrived, the sun may or may not be out, and you’re looking for summer patios in Victoria.

If you know anything about downtown Victoria, it’s that patios are BUSY when the sun makes an appearance.

The only problem is this: there are way too many patios to choose from…
Until now.

Here are 5 of the best summer patios in Victoria!

Canoe Brewpub

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Situated on the water with views of Victoria’s Inner Harbour, Canoe Brewpub has one of the largest outdoor patios in the city. They brew tasty craft beers, serve up fresh, local food, and host some of the best live music in town Thursday through Saturday.

Glo Restaurant + Lounge

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Also situated on the water overlooking the Selkirk Waterway, Glo has a huge patio, perfect for enjoying refreshing drinks under the sun. Touted as providing an “elegant but casual” ambiance, Glo is known for its elevated cocktails in a sophisticated West Coast setting.

The Drake Eatery

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Located inside Bastion Square in the heart of downtown Victoria, the Drake Eatery has one of the best craft beer lists in town. Enjoy views of the rustic, brick-exposed courtyard while enjoying an ice cold beer on the small but awesome outdoor patio.

Darcy’s Pub

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Pull up a seat on the patio and enjoy amazing views of the Victoria Inner Harbor. Watch the HarbourAir seaplanes as they take off and land while enjoying a cold beverage. If music’s your jam, stick around! Darcy’s has live music every night of the week.

Belleville’s

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Overlooking the Inner Harbour and blocks from the Parliament Buildings, Belleville’s has a massive patio serving locally-inspired cocktails, ice-cold beers, and delicious appetizers. Often coined a watering hole, Belleville’s is buzzing come summertime due to its prime downtown location.