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Auntie Pesto's Cafe

2104-115 Fulford Ganges Rd, British Columbia v8k 2t9, Canada
250.537.4181
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Price range: $16 - $21
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Auntie Pesto's Cafe is a casual and cozy waterfront cafe that serves lunch and dinner Monday-Saturday from 11am to 9pm
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

We visited auntie Pesto more than once during a 5 day stay on Saltspring because the food was so good - amazing Halibut steak. The setting right on Ganges Harbour was very enjoyable.

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Langley, BC
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86 reviews 86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Excellent food. Friendly servers but not enough of them. Lots of seafood on the menu which was very creative. We enjoyed our lunch so much that we returned the same evening for dinner (despite the slow service!)

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Canada
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

A nice location with tables on the balcony...viewing the boats in the marina. My BLT was good..heritage tomatoes, thick well cooked bacon. Caesar salad was well done..very nice!

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My family and I ate here for a pre- wedding celebration. Lovely patio, good food (esp the pasta dishes). Booze on the pricey side. Service was attentive.

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Abbotsford BC Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I enjoyed a very good meal at this restaurant,it is just tucked a bit out of sight. The menu was quite diverse and quality was very high. I had salmon that was truly...awesome. The side salad was was totally fresh and exploded with flavour. Dessert was a Key Lime. Sadly, (I am an expert Key Lime Pie face-stuffer), although fresh,... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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187 reviews 187 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Great service, interesting menu. Charcuterie platter a tad $$ but well done. Staff very helpful with directions, water for dog outside, serving outside their general down time between lunch and dinner

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Victoria, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Yummy Italian food, nice wine list. We both had pastas and they were very good. Ask to sit outside on the patio.

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London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The general quality is good, but some dishes are great, and some are less great and could stand for a redo. The freshly prepared seafood was very good on our last two visits, but the smoked salmon (home made gravlax?) was just so so, as was the mushy beef carpaccio. Both of the lesser dishes seem to have sat out... More

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Got there just as the kitchen took it's break after lunch/before dinner. That's ok. Seated us right by the waterfront on the deck, we order a couple of glasses of SSI white, some bread & olives and we people watched the boardwalk. Nice! When the menus came so did the daily specials. Good choices. Went for pasta with a little... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I've been to auntie pesto's about ten times in the last five years. Usually it is fantastic. Used to be delicious pasta every time. There must be a new chef or something because this time it was bland and was made with zero passion. The only reason I ate it was because I was hungry and it wasn't awful. I'm... More

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