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Hastings House

) #5 of 17 Restaurants in Ganges ₹₹₹₹ , Gluten Free Options
160 Upper Ganges Rd, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S2, Canada
+1 250-537-2362
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good17%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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160 Upper Ganges Rd, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

A highlight of our trip. The food was innovative and well prepared. The server took the time to explain everything. Super romantic, and as boaters a short walk from the marina.

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful views, nice comfy rooms and a really great breakfast experience. Their restaurant is top notch and their staff are cheerful and accomodating.

Thank 177aeh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a beautiful meal, in a breezy dining room over-looking Ganges Harbor. The meal was delicious, beautifully presented, and was probably the best dinner we had on Salt Spring Island.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We love dining at Hastings House. Last evening we went with friends, again anticipating a marvelous meal with impeccable service and outstanding ambiance. The ambiance is indeed wonderful, and it's a bit of British in B.C. Where the performance stumbled was with the lack of...More

Thank susafoxSeattle
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Hands down the least appetizing dinner I've eaten on SSI. The $40 halibut entree (small portion) was lukewarm bordering on translucent with a dry bread crumb topping adding an unpleasant taste and texture, the quinoa "tower" side was bland and looked like a few bits...More

1  Thank Deblush
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I rarely push a 5 * review but the Bistro hit the mark for us last night. Impeccable and personable service without one glitch. Although the room was packed on our arrival it was neither crowded nor noisy. The view was very SSI. Our two...More

Thank Bdh26
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Take the time to savour every morsel of this delicious food, enjoy the quirky dining room and sip on some Burrowing Owl whilst being looked after by the most attentive wait staff (Stasia is a delightful host). We chose the $85 per head three course...More

Thank foodfan1956
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The bistro is simpler than the high-end Relais et Chateau dining, less pretentious and less expensive. Very nice ambiance in faux 18thC-style home.

Thank Fletch W
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Dining at Hastings House Bistro was a wonderful experience. Food was fresh, local, organic and well presented. Service was outstanding. A bit expensive but worth it considering the setting.

Thank VickiNjim
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Made a reservation several days in advance, so the Dining Room menu had our names printed on the front. Service was attentive, without being overbearing. Limited menu items. Check the web site. Each dish was an artisitic work in presentation, and very flavourful. Good expensive...More

Thank BC-Westminster
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Nearby Attractions
Salt Spring Island's Saturday Market
181 reviews
.86 km away
Saltspring Visitor Information Center
40 reviews
.70 km away
Ganges Inner Harbour
27 reviews
.79 km away
Jill Louise Campbell Fine Art Gallery
22 reviews
.66 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 51 - US$ 51
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Upper Ganges Rd, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S2, Canada
    (Lower Ganges Rd)
  • Public Transportation: Hastings House Dining Room also offers a complimentary ride home after dinner anywhere on Salt Spring Island.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island  >  Ganges
  • Phone Number: +1 250-537-2362
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