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324 Lower Ganges Road, British Columbia V8K 2V3, Canada
250.537.0029
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisines: Healthy
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Description: Penny makes the best pies on the island. Everyday she has fresh products, ranging from sweet and savoury scones, butter tarts (to die for), fruit pies, muffins, brownies, cakes and on and on. She also makes delicious sandwiches, pot pies, lasagne, and other non and vegetarian entrees. All produce is locally produced and fresh. Her coffee is great and she has a good selection of teas. There's room to sit and enjoy coffee and a treat or lunch. Her number is 250.537.0029

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Victoria, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Very quaint and cozy place with friendly staff; I very much enjoyed the ambiance. My breakfast sandwich was very tasty. I’ll be coming back my next visit to the island!

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Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Giant muffins - regular plus some gluten-free. Pies, deli dishes, deli sandwiches, salads, and great coffee. Staff always seem glad to see me, and I know it ain't my looks! Must be good, as I see lots of friends there.

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London, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had a light lunch topped of by a yummy dessert! I had a samosa and my Mom had a grilled cheese. Both were delicious and hot....topped by a yummy cookie!

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Now here is a hard working, home cooking, delicious and hearty lunches kind of place! I ate there yesterday, meat loaf sandwich and a bowl of thai-chicken soup! Yum!!! I was too full for desert but i've had thier caramel chocolate shortbread and that is totally scrumptious! Nice warm environment also, one of my favourite lunch spots.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

It's is had to believe how talented one woman can be. From coffee to snacks, breakfast, lunch and supper items. Eat in, take out, hot and ready to eat, cold and ready to heat and eat, frozen for another day. Wow, and thanks Penny. She even makes home made jam. Where does she get the time. And always friendly staff.

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

My favourite place to go if I want to grab something premade for lunch. Great sandwiches and a large variety of yummy meals and treats ready to take with you or eat there.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

Penny's is owned and run by a local woman and staffed mostly by extended family. They are friendly, and always cooking up something wholesome. Calling it a restaurant is a stretch, as sitting is minimal, and not cozy not private. Food is good, homemade, without quotes around it. They use the ingredients you would, if you are any good at... More 

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salt spring island b.c.
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

we were in there last week with about 8 other people....good service and quaint atmosphere....lots of choices to eat there or take out

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Victoria, Canada
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104 reviews 104 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

A tiny little place easily overlooked, but watch out for the bright pink cottage and make sure you stop for some incredibly delectable baked goods and satisfying sandwiches. Only brewed coffee available, so don't plan on getting a latte here, but otherwise well worth a stop. I can definitely recommend the raspberry almond squares and maple bars! Mmmm...

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Best sandwiches you can find. Fresh thick homemade bread is used to perfect the abundant ingredients.

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Additional Information about Penny's Pantry

Address: 324 Lower Ganges Road, British Columbia V8K 2V3, Canada
Phone Number: 250.537.0029
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisine: Healthy

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