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348 Lower Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 2V3, Canada
(250) 537-9323
Today
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • 8
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great little diner on salt spring

Away from the crowds - but can still pack them in! Wholesome diner food - great burgers and decent prices. Excellent for all ages - I would definitely come back again. Hint - get the half order fries and half salad with your meal - nice to get your veggies in!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
Weejimmie
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Seattle, Washington
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21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Seattle, Washington
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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Away from the crowds - but can still pack them in! Wholesome diner food - great burgers and decent prices. Excellent for all ages - I would definitely come back again. Hint - get the half order fries and half salad with your meal - nice to get your veggies in!

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Ogden, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

OK this diner is not fancy, but the food is high quality and priced right. I visit Salt Spring on an annual basis and this is one of my standard lunch stops. Some times you just don't want to pay $15 for a filling lunch. Expect to be seated next to the local tradesman, it's not fancy just good food... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Best fish and chips I have ever had. I was treated to both cod (which the owner caught that day!) and halibut and they were equally delicious. Batter was perfect, chips were delectably seasoned and even the Caesar salad was just right! Pleasantly surprised by this unassuming local diner! Will be back!

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Every time the food is the same consistent and large portions. A locals diner. You can get everything from burgers, pasta, and even Christmas Dinner.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Enjoyed a good breakfast. Service was pretty quick and prices were reasonable. Food was tasty, and the restaurant was clean.

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Victoria, Canada
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119 reviews 119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Came here for New Years day brunch.. the food was pretty good and we especially enjoyed the buttery flavored hash browns. The service however was extremely slow, to the point of being inconveniencing to us. Coffee was never refilled, it took quite a while to get served or to get the bill, to the point that when we left I... More 

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Langley, British Columbia, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

from outside appearances, you may not consider going in (restaurant is in an industrial area), but by all means go in. Food was very good, good portions, friendly service, priced decently. The only downfall is that the place lacks ambience.

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Salt Spring Island
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69 reviews 69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Dagwood's is a classic diner, with simple food and lots of locals enjoying their coffee. The bowl of oat meal at breakfast would fed a football team!

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Revelstoke
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Properly prepared food in impeccable clean simple dinner with excellent service. No grandiose adjectives like 'freshly drawn butter' or 'farm fresh eggs', Patrick paid us the courtesy of providing a excellent meal for a price we could afford. Rocky,

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Fraser Valley, Canada
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145 reviews 145 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

A standard diner, with no particular nice ambiance, but it has a bustling clientele and an excellent menu. Both food and service are good. Average prices.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 348 Lower Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 2V3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
  • Phone Number: (250) 537-9323
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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