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Rock Salt Restaurant & Cafe

2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
+1 250-653-4833
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“rice bowl” (18 reviews)
“mussels” (31 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here first thing off of the ferry ride over from Swartz Bay. The seafood chowder was really good and lots of other choices on the menu. Great staff and atmosphere.

Thank gecko1945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great coffee and great food. The outside deck is great for seal spotting. One dish will probably serve two though. Doggy bags most welcome.

Thank Mando1inMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped by here while looking for the ferry port and called in really because we'd parked in their space. Good decision! My son enjoyed deliciously fresh local mussels and my choice was good too. Very friendly staff and good views over the small harbour...More

2  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice table on the patio with a great view of the water and boats and ferries. my wife ordered the chicken wings and caesar salad. very tasty and twangy. i ordered the green curry bowl with salmon. OMG, tasty, twangy and yummy....More

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent dinner. Best server of our entire trip. So attentive and empathic to everyone of our needs. We did travel on a very warm day and there were no unreserved seats on the patio so we sweated it out in the main dining room. It...More

Thank NateFlavel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just as a ferry was leaving, thinking the restaurant would be emptier but we were wrong. It was super busy and the service was very slow, it took an age for food to arrive and our water glasses weren't filled at all during...More

2  Thank andy h
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This restaurant is right by the ferry terminal. We were very hungry as we kept snacking at the Salt Spring Saturday Market without a solid meal and doing other activities. We decided to get some food while we wait for the ferry. I ordered it...More

1  Thank Niameow
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and a great menu. Food was delicious on two different occasions. Highly recommended if you’re near Fulford.

Thank Captaincanadian
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Best food on the island. Everything is amazing but I’m partial towards the yam quesadillas with the side Asian slaw, it keeps bringing me back year after year, lunch after lunch. Went in a big group today and we ordered the nachos to start- they...More

Thank Mia S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

My guy and I came here while we were waiting to take the ferry home. We ordered wine and nachos and wow, the nachos were incredible. The service was great (friendly and efficient), the outdoor seating was lovely. We had a really nice time and...More

Thank Lauren H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-653-4833
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Global flavour and island comfort in an 180 degree ocean view dining room. We make everything from scratch and emphasize local ingredients. Our menu is varied with numerous options for carnivores, vegetarians, kids and gluten free diets. We also have a full service in house bakery, grab and go deli and espresso bar.
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