Drink, eat, celebrate, mingle
We’ve missed having you at our table and are thrilled to announce we are open for indoor dining! Our fabulous outdoor dining on the Veranda remains, afternoon tea is being served again Saturdays and Sundays in the Lobby Lounge, and our uniquely delicious to-go offers continue!
Ready to be treated like royalty? We’ve been pouring traditional Afternoon Tea for 113 years and counting.LEARN MORE
q at the empress
It’s the tastiest way to start your day! Hot, made to order breakfast with menu favourites such as PNW eggs benedict, buttermilk pancakes and
free-range farm fresh eggs.
PRIDE LUNCH ON THE LAWN
Please join us on Sunday June 27th as we kick off our 2021 Lunch on the Lawn series and Victoria Pride Week with a Love Is Love themed picnic.LEARN MORE
Q TO GO
We are happy to offer hotel guests our delicious Q menu items, packed up to go!LEARN MORE
Home to inspired cocktails, artisan beers, locally crafted Empress 1908 Gin and the best BC Martini on the coast.LEARN MORE
Wine and dine your way to a perfect sunset. Happy hour on The Veranda runs Sunday through Thursday from 8:00pm – close.LEARN MORE
SUNDAY ROAST TO GO
Introducing a roast that would top your mum’s. Our popular Sunday Roast is now available to go! Available for pick-up on Sundays.LEARN MORE
Let the Veranda be your next go-to patio spot. This coveted spot is the ideal location for stunning views, flavourful food, craft cocktails, thoughtful service and unforgettable experiences.LEARN MORE
AFTERNOON TEA TO GO
The iconic afternoon tea at Fairmont Empress is now available to go. It’s tea your way!
JUNE IS PRIDE MONTH
In the restaurants we are offering a special dessert and cocktail all month long. $1 from the sale of each will be donated to the Victoria Pride Society.LEARN MORE
Get the story the small-batch Empress Gin, a botanical chameleon that changes hues when mixed, and local collaboration inspired by the Empress Afternoon Tea ritual.