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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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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 5 weeks ago

Lovely Cafe and Restaurant. Good coffee and their scones are to die for. Very busy before the ferry departs in the morning. Fun local place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jane P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always good food along with great service. Sometimes a bit of a wait but worth it. This place is SaltSpring.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dlittle2018
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Had a great breakfast here on a quiet Sunday morning. Restaurant was not too busy around 10:30. Our waitress was attentive and friendly. Ordered green eggs and ham which came with potatoes, toast and homemade berry jam. It was delicious. You can't beat the gorgeous...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ione2
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Stopped in for tea and a sweet before the ferry to Swartz Bay. Friendly staff, great recommendations, amazing selection of fine teas, and very generous dessert. The cafe is seaside, so we had a great view of the Harbour, and could see as the ferry...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cammie_5
Reviewed 12 November 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank slabhardchest
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: October 2018
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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  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.

Date of visit: October 2018
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.

Date of visit: September 2018
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.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gecko1945
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
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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