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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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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“rice bowl” (18 reviews)
“mussels” (31 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 422 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago

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 4 weeks 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 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
Reviewed 27 August 2018 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

3  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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Meals
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, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
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
Description
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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