Bar 500

View menu items and specials for Bar 500 in Victoria BC. Located at the stylish Oswego Hotel steps, from Victoria’s Inner Harbour.

O Café & Bistro Menu

View menu items and specials for the O Café and Bistro Restaurant in Victoria BC. Located at the stylish Oswego Hotel steps, from Victoria’s Inner Harbour.

Noon Somewhere

Cereal Milk Shaft (V,DF)
Corn Pop infused Almond Milk, Espresso, Kahlua.
7
Classic Mimosa
Grapefruit or Orange.
7
Original Prairie Caesar
Vodka, Gin or Tequila. Island Jerky, spicy pickle. Always muddy.
7

Breakfast

Smoked Salmon
Proper bagel, dill cream cheese, fried caper, pickled onion, peperonata. Fried potatoes.
13
Oatmeal (V,GF)
Rolled oats, cinnamon, orange zest, cashew, raisins, rose water. Fresh fruit.
9
Eggs in Purgatorio (V)
Peppers, onion, family tomato sauce, black lentil, chickpea, baked egg.
11
Ricotta & Lemon Pancakes (V)
Wild blueberry preserve, whipped ricotta cheese, Canadian maple.
10
Breakfast Sandwich
Candied bacon, fried egg, sprouts, smoked mozza, basil pesto, peperonata. Fried potatoes.
10

Dinner
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Antipasti

Broken Caesar
Romaine lettuce, anchovy, garlic, caper, lemon, herbs, parmesan, soft egg.
12
Brussel Sprouts
Agrodolce (DF)
Bacon, Raisins, Sweet and Sour.
8
Panelle Fritters (V)
Chickpea and pickled vegetable fritter, sweet and sour eggplant caponata.
12

Primi – House Made Pasta

Spaghetti con Sarde
Spaghetti, anchovy, garlic, chili, raisin, pine nuts, toasted breadcrumbs.
15
Tortelli alla mantovana (ask for V)
Squash and parmesan stuffed ravioli, pancetta, sage, brown butter, balsamic.
16

Secondo

Spezzatino all’uva
Pork shoulder braised in red wine and grapes, creamy polenta, market vegetable.
19

Dolci

Zabaglione
Raspberry and chocolate wine custard, island fruit, crunchy things.
10

Cocktail Hour

Rosso di Notte
Gin, Vodka, Littlet, Umami
11
New York Sour
Bourbon, Lemon, Egg White, Red wine float
11
This Side of Paradise
Gin, Vodka, Hibiscus & Chamomile, Lemon, Grapefruit, House bitters
11
Bitter Giuseppe
Sweet Vermouth, Cynar, Lemon,
Orange Bitters
11

Hours

Brunch from 7:00am – 2:00pm
Tuesdays through Sundays

Dinner & Bar from 3pm
Fridays & Saturdays

Cafe only Monday

Contact Us

Toll-Free: 1.855.737.2685
Phone: 1.250.940.7500
Email: Reservations 

Location

Bar 500 is located in The Oswego Hotel
500 Oswego Street
Victoria, BC V8V 5C1

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