We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rock Salt Restaurant & Cafe

2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
+1 250-653-4833
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rice bowl” (18 reviews)
“mussels” (31 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (425)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Salt Rock Cafe is a small and quaint cafe/restaurant situated on the water right by Fulford Harbour. The view of the water is quite nice and the place can really heat up in the sun even in winter. The food here is quite decent if...More

1  Thank slabhardchest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bar to while away the hours. Local produce available too!! Right at the Fulford Harbor great for catching the BC ferry!

Thank suehO2085MW
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Lots of vegetarian options at this wonderful seaside cafe (but lots of meat and seafood dishes too). Staff is very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious. Excellent fries. We ate there four times, including breakfast and dinner, during a week long stay because it was...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

As a vegetarian....that eats fish..I was pleasantly surprised at the choice on the menu. Nicely presented tasty food and helpful staff. Great atmosphere in restaurant too.

Thank Lainey_7
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Probably the best meal we had on Salt Spring Island. The place itself is very basic, but you come here for the food. We were 4 people, and everything was good. Service was excellent...prompt and friendly. Recommended.

Thank Follies
Reviewed 15 September 2018

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 12 September 2018

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 9 September 2018

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 September 2018

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 2 September 2018

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
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 hotels
Seabreeze Inne
125 reviews
9.17 km away
Hastings House Country House Hotel
266 reviews
10.68 km away
Harbour House Hotel
473 reviews
10.73 km away
Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay
275 reviews
12.71 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Morningside Organic Bakery Cafe & Bookstore
384 reviews
.04 km away
Salt Spring Island Mercantile
23 reviews
.05 km away
Bite Me! Treats
44 reviews
3.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Salt Spring Island Cheese Company
590 reviews
1.89 km away
Ruckle Provincial Park
363 reviews
3.29 km away
Mount Maxwell Provincial Park
326 reviews
8.04 km away
Salt Spring Vineyards
96 reviews
4.43 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rock Salt Restaurant & Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing