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Seaside Kitchen

795 Vesuvius Bay Rd, British Columbia V8K 1L6, Canada
+1 250-537-2249
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (66 reviews)
“calamari” (16 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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795 Vesuvius Bay Rd, British Columbia V8K 1L6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just average food and service. Nothing special, normal pub food and not cheap. The view is good and a nice deck. Had to ask for water and refills. My grandson had two pieces of fish and one was at least half the size of the...More

1  Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently renovated to an unknown extent, we are ready to give them another chance after two disappointing visits in the fall. Soups were thickened with far too much starch and classics like fish and chips perhaps not at high enough temperature to be chrisp

Thank dalbrickenden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun watching the ferries come and go. Small place, but has outside deck for the summer. The mussels were excellent and the place has character.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Shared the special of green curry thai mussels on a bed of rice and fried oyster dinner. Ample amount for both of us and delicious! The special was super tasty and fried oyster - hmm nothing like them.

Thank lulubelle99ca
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We have been to Seaside many times over many years. The setting, view and servers are wonderful. It is worth a trip just for that alone. Great for a beer or glass of wine on the patio and an appetizer. Unfortunately the food is unremarkable...More

Thank PacificOceanGirl
Reviewed 11 March 2018

On Salt Spring Island for a few days, we asked people where we could find the best fish and chips. The vote from the locals was unanimous... Seaside Restaurant in the Vesuvius area. We stopped there this evening and ... they were right! Sat outdoors...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I tried a few different restaurants for fish & chips during our visit to Vancouver Island and the Seaside Kitchen was definately #1. It's a great little spot right at the ferry dock and you can enjoy the view while enjoying your meal. Friendly and...More

Thank Dalry1978
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I used to think that the best Fish and Chips in the world were served at "Bullocks" in Yellowknife. The Seaside Kitchen at the Vesuvius Bay Ferry terminal has just taken over the crown. Not only were the three huge pieces of cod perfectly battered...More

Thank michaelfane
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We had a wonderful Valentine's Day Anniversary dinner at Seaside Restaurant. We made a reservation and had a window table which made it very nice to look out at the view and lights. The special on the night we were there was the "All You...More

2  Thank exchef1
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Although not classified as "fine dining" the quality of the food in this comfortable restaurant is excellent. The best seafood on the island. There is lots of seating on the patio overlooking the sea in fine weather. It is busy, so can get a little...More

Thank carvelqueen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Vesuvius Bay Rd, British Columbia V8K 1L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-537-2249
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