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Hasting House

160 Upper Ganges Road, British Columbia V8K 2S2, Canada
250-537-2362
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Price range: $51 - $51
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Lower Ganges Rd
Transit: Hastings House Dining Room also offers a complimentary ride home after dinner anywhere on Salt Spring Island.
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73% Recommend
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

The views of the harbor from the Hastings House restaurant are magical. The food is on another level to being exceptional. The artistic presentation is very romantic with fresh flowers on each course. Definitely worth every penny.

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seattle
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

For the second year in a row my husband and I visited Hasting House Restaurant for my birthday celebration. Again we had an artfully presented meal, as delicious as it looked. The scenery out the window is enchanting, transporting you to a world away from the shabbier neighborhood it resides in. We always forget to arrive early enough to enjoy... More

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Seattle
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Stayed at the Hastings House for two nights for our anniversary in July and booked in the Post Cottage, which was the original Hudson Bay Post Office. I would highly recommend this accommodation for anyone wanting privacy and exclusivity as a couple as it is the only free standing structure for 2 ppl on property and very charming. The gardens,... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is a lovely, elegant restaurant with stunning views of the quaint harbor below. Wait staff was attentive and quite knowledgeable regarding food preparation and wine choices. Every plate was served with fresh edible flowers, very beautiful. Great for a special occasion!

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Aldergrove, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Great choices on the menu for everyone. Service was excellent. Breakfasts and dinner were wonderful as was the afternoon tea presented by the fireplace. Beautiful setting overlooking the harbour

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I love every thing about this charming Chateaux and the extensive grounds, sculpture garden, amazing vista over looking Ganges Harbour, world class spa and restaurant and yet unpretentious at the same time in terms of mood, i just love this place!

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Marsh Lake
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

English architecture, authentic country inn, service was exceptional, dream wedding location with outside and inside entertaining areas with loads of character, top kitchen, service to tell your friends about, exceptional location on Ganges Harbour with wither walk to or pick up from the Ganges Harbour Float Plane dock. Only 20 minutes from Vancouver Airport Harbour Air Dock. A must for... More

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Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The food was excellent but my phoned reservation (made 6 months earlier) mentioned a food problem that was completely ignored and was not dealt with. There is no flexibility in the menu -- be warned prix fixeé and no substitutions!

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Oakland, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Too often a 5-star can coast until the travel books are updated--as has this place. Imagine a $100 a setting meal where the waiter serves over you, gives the wrong bill, says he has to leave early and where the very very ordinary wines are incredibly overpriced. Not to mention the desserts! The ice cream had clots of ice, the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Hastings House is the place to go on the Island for a romantic and truly gourmet meal. Most of the dishes are sourced locally & therefore are fresh. We loved all the little extras from the edible flowers & the bouche douche of tuna to start. Thank you.

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