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8 places in around Victoria to watch Canucks playoff hockey


The Vancouver Canucks kicked off their playoff run with a thrilling 4-2 win over the Nashville Predators in Game 1 of their first-round series on Sunday.

Dakota Joshua led the charge with two goals and an assist, and the Canucks were able to come back from a 2-1 deficit in the third period with a pair of goals just 12 seconds apart.

Game 2 is set for Tuesday night in Vancouver, and if you want to experience the excitement with fellow fans in Victoria, there are plenty of great places to watch the game.

Here are 12 popular spots in and around Victoria where you can catch the playoff action and cheer on the Canucks:

Prairie Inn Pub

A popular spot on the Saanich Peninsula for watching sports, including the Vancouver Canucks playoffs. Known for its laid-back atmosphere and friendly service, the pub offers a range of beers on tap and a diverse menu of classic pub fare.

With multiple screens throughout the venue, you’ll have a great view of the game no matter where you sit. Whether you’re stopping by with friends or enjoying a night out, the Prairie Inn Pub is a welcoming place to cheer on the Canucks and soak up the playoff excitement.

  • Where: 7806 E Saanich Road

Canadian Brewhouse Pub 

The Canadian Brewhouse Pub in Victoria is a lively spot to watch the Vancouver Canucks playoffs. With multiple large screens and a wide selection of food and drinks, you can enjoy the game with friends or solo in a welcoming atmosphere.

  • Where: 3500 Uptown Blvd #117

Browns Crafthouse Vic West

A stylish and modern eatery perfect for watching the Vancouver Canucks playoffs. The restaurant features multiple screens for great views of the game and a menu with a variety of delicious dishes and drinks. Its welcoming atmosphere and friendly service make it a popular spot for catching the action with friends.

  • Where: 184 Wilson St #100

The Games Room – Strathcona Hotel 

The Games Room at the Strathcona Hotel in Victoria is a top spot to catch playoff hockey. With numerous screens and a fun, energetic atmosphere, it’s a great place to watch the game. Enjoy a range of pub fare and drinks while cheering on the Canucks with fellow fans.

  • Where: 919 Douglas Street

Christie’s Carriage House Pub

This cozy and welcoming spot in Oak Bay to watch the Canucks play. With multiple TVs and a selection of food and drinks, it’s a great place to enjoy the game in a relaxed atmosphere. The pub has a comfortable setting make it a popular choice for local sports fans.

  • Where: 1739 Fort Street

Bartholomew’s Pub

This lively spot features five TVs placed around the venue, you can enjoy great views of the game from any angle. The pub offers a variety of food and drinks, creating a friendly atmosphere for cheering on the Canucks with fellow fans.

  • Where: 777 Douglas Street

Bard and Banker

A popular British-style pub in Victoria that’s perfect for watching the Canucks tackle playoff hockey. The pub offers a cozy atmosphere with multiple TVs for great views of the game. Enjoy a wide selection of drinks and hearty pub fare while cheering on the Canucks in this historic and charming venue.

  • Where: 1022 Government Street

Bucky’s Taphouse

Located in Langford, Bucky’s is an excellent place to cheer on the Canucks during their playoff run. The taphouse features multiple screens for optimal viewing and offers a selection of drinks and food. One of the standout aspects is that they stay open until the game is over, ensuring you don’t miss a moment of the action.

  • Where: 2668 Sooke Road

Did we miss your favourite spot? Let us know in the comment section below!


Victoria Buzz Staff
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