No stay at The Fairmont Empress would be complete without a visit to one of the magnificent Victoria restaurants in this historic, iconic hotel. Whether you partake in the coveted English ritual of Afternoon Tea in Victoria, savour the famous curry buffet in The Bengal Lounge or sample award-winning food and wine in The Empress Room - our impressive surroundings and exceptional cuisine guarantee a truly memorable Vancouver Island dining experience.
The Fairmont Empress believes in a farm to table philosophy of bringing the best of Vancouver Island to your table. Whenever possible, the finest of local ingredients from the nearby Saanich Peninsula and Cowichan Valley regions are showcased in our variety of Victoria restaurants.
THE FAIRMONT EMPRESS' EXECUTIVE CHEF
Learn more about Executive Chef, Morgan Wilson.
UPCOMING HOTEL EVENTS
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CATERED EVENTS AND MEETINGS
Whether an intimate gathering for twenty or a lavish gala for hundreds, our Catering and Conference Services Team is here to plan your special event with all the right touches. Click here to contact us.
A sought after destination for generations, The Fairmont Empress is your perfect fairy castle for the special day. Elegant ballrooms and spaces transform into the wedding of your dreams. Click here to see our versatile venue for your wedding.
BEEKEEPER AT FAIRMONT EMPRESS
The bees are kept onsite seasonally May to August; learn more about the hotel's bee program.
Created using fresh and nutritionally balanced ingredients, Fairmont Lifestyle Cuisine dishes contribute to optimal health and wellness. Additionally, we are pleased to offer you Lifestyle Cuisine Plus, nutritious meals catering to guests with specific diet-dependent conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and gluten-free, as well as unique dietary preferences including, macrobiotic, raw and vegan diets. Lifestyle Cuisine Plus menus are available for functions large and small, in all our meetings and event destinations around the world. for more information, please visit fairmont.com/lifestyle-cuisine-plus.