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 fork 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.
TOP JD POWER RANKINGS FOR THE FAIRMONT EMPRESS
Our food and beverage team is recognized as one of the most regarded food and beverage teams of all Canadian Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, as ranked by our guests through JD Power and Associates. Select from our versatile dining outlets on the menu to the left side, and come dine with us today to enjoy a memorable dining experience.
THE FAIRMONT EMPRESS' EXECUTIVE CHEF
Learn more about Executive Chef, Morgan Wilson.
From late November to January, The Fairmont Empress is transformed into a holiday wonderland. Step into the enchantment where our traditions become yours and lasting memories are created for a lifetime. See more on festive events.
UPCOMING HOTEL EVENTS
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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.