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Rock Salt Restaurant & Cafe

) #2 of 38 Restaurants in Salt Spring Island €€ - €€€ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
+1 250-653-4833
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2921 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 1X6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 337 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here because it was on the way and were very happy. I had a great Lamb burger. I have some food allergies and they worked with me so well. The restaurant is behind a small cafe. Almost didn't see it but I would...More

Thank Cris E
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good but our service was very disappointing. Our server spent more time talking to there friends and using there cell phone then with us. As our first time in Salt Spring Island we thought maybe it was just the way it is...More

Thank hurley169
Reviewed 1 week ago

This quirky little cafe is a great spot for lunch when visiting Salt Spring Island. It is located on the water, right when you get off the ferry. The sandwiches are very generous. I had the clubhouse, and the chicken was actual chicken breast, not...More

Thank Katnelsen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found ourselves near this restaurant and decided to give it a try. One of our favourite spots to eat. Food was great. Gluten free was no problem. Prices were reasonable. Great view of water. At ferry. Wonderful find.

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a B&B nearby for two nights and my husband had early morning coffee from the cafe two mornings. We also grabbed coffee and a fabulous treat each while waiting for our ferry. We enjoyed dinner in the restaurant here one evening too....More

1  Thank Miyajag
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's true we come just for tea and maybe a small slice of granola pie. Pleasant service, excellent tea and the pie, well it was just too good. Yes this is a simple country cafe, but the quality was superb. Enjoy

Thank Bdh26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch. We tried the gumboot veggie burger and the Saigon chicken slaw. The veggie burger was a GOOD veggie burger. The Saigon slaw was INCREDIBLE. GREAT flavours and texture. Our waitress was very nice and very considerate (offered to move us to...More

Thank CP2015
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We had the lamb burger and the prime rib. Both were ok, not spectacular. Probably won't go back. Good service but it was also very busy. They kept up with the pace quite well.

1  Thank Marjorie V
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Had a good burger and fries. The restaurant is situated in a tight spot at the ferry dock, so parking is a real hassle. Informal service, but was adequately looked after, and the food came in a reasonable time.

1  Thank BC-Westminster
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

After visiting multiple restaurants on Saltspring Island, the Rock Salt was the best by far. The food was fresh and tasted great with good prices. Our server Mary very friendly, and accommodating for all of our requests. Thank you Rock Salt to completing our trip...More

3  Thank Alden L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
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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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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