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Holiday Dining Offers

During the holiday season, our kitchens are filled with the smells and tastes of Christmas. Discover festive dinner menus, creative holiday cocktails, or start 2022 with the city’s most delicious brunch, there is something for everyone at Canada’s Castle on the Coast this holiday season. 

CHRISTMAS ON THE VERANDA
WHEN: Thursday – Saturday
TIME: 4:00pm – Close
PRICE: à la carte
LOCATION: Veranda overlooking Victoria’s sparkling Inner Harbour
RESERVATIONS: Please note that availability on the Veranda is walk-in only. No reservations will be taken.

CHRISTMAS COCKTAILS IN Q
WHEN: Open daily for lunch & dinner
TIME: from 11:30am
PRICE: à la carte
LOCATION: Q Bar
RESERVATIONS: Please note that availability in Q Bar is walk-in only.

FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA
WHEN: November 17 – November 30 available Wednesday through Sunday. Beginning December 20 Festive Afternoon Tea is available 7 days a week.
PRICE: $89, children $45
LOCATION: Lobby Lounge
RESERVATIONS: Reserve Here

Make it an extra special affair and add a glass of Veuve Clicquot Champagne for $33.

FESTIVE TURKEY TO GO
ORDER BY Noon on Wednesday, December 22
PICK-UP: Friday & Saturday between 12:00 – 6:00pm
PRICE: $450 plus taxes, serves 10 people
ORDER ONLINE: Order Here

CHRISTMAS EVE DINNER
WHEN: Friday, December 24th
TIME: 4:00pm – 9:30pm
PRICE: $175, + $45 for optional wine pairings
LOCATION: Q Restaurant
MENU: View Menu
RESERVATIONS: Reserve Here

CHRISTMAS DAY DINNER
WHEN: Saturday, December 25
TIME: 4:00pm – 9:30pm
PRICE: $195, 50% off for children. Five-course set menu. Featured offers on select wines.
LOCATION: Q Restaurant
MENU: View Menu
RESERVATIONS: SOLD OUT

CHRISTMAS DAY BUFFET
WHEN: December 25
TIME: 2:00pm, 4:30pm & 6:00pm seatings
PRICE: $139 per adult, $70 per child
LOCATION: Crystal Ballroom
VIEW MENU: View Menu
RESERVATIONS: Reserve Here

FESTIVE BRUNCHES
WHEN: December 26 and January 1
PRICE: à la cart
TIME: 10:00am – 2:00pm
LOCATION: Q Restaurant
TIME: 10:00am – 2:00pm
RESERVATIONS: Reserve Here

THE GRANDEST OF EVENINGS
WHEN: December 31
TIME: 8:00pm – 1:00am
PRICE: $299 per adult
LOCATION: Crystal Ballroom
MENU: View Menu
RESERVATIONS: Reserve Here

NEW YEARS EVE DINNER IN Q – Early Seating
TIME: 5:00pm seating
PRICE: $121 per person + $45 for wine pairings. Three-course set menu with your choice of main course
LOCATION: Q Restaurant
RESERVATIONS: Reservations are highly recommended
MENU: View Menu

NEW YEARS EVE DINNER IN Q – Late Seating
TIME: 8:00pm seating
PRICE: $221 per person + $75 for wine pairings. Five-course set menu with your choice of main course
LOCATION: Q Restaurant
RESERVATIONS: Reservations are highly recommended
MENU: View Menu

NYE ON FAIRMONT GOLD
WHEN: December 31
TIME: 10:00pm – 1:00am
PRICE: $200 per adult
LOCATION: Exclusive Fairmont Gold Lounge
RESERVATIONS: Only available to Fairmont Gold Guests contact: emp.fairmontgold@fairmont.com to reserve

Watch our Christmas at the Castle Video!

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Fancy staying the night? Book our Holi-Stay offer!

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More info: 250-389-2727 or email emp.diningres@fairmont.com

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