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Calvin's Bistro1 - CLOSED

133 Lower Ganges Rd., British Columbia V8K 2T2, Canada
+1 250-538-5551
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Mar 22, 2015
“regrets”
Feb 20, 2015
“Sadly closed”
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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133 Lower Ganges Rd., British Columbia V8K 2T2, Canada
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51 - 60 of 95 reviews

Reviewed March 26, 2013

As an Island a resident I have a few regular haunts. Its consitantly good. Good food, good service. I like the schnitzel, Lamb, and chowder. try the Swiss Merange. One of the best places on SSI. and reasonably priced.

Thank John M
Reviewed March 24, 2013

We really enjoyed our meal here. The portions were generous, and the menu nicely varied. They also offer a 3-course meal option which is quite a good value. The service was friendly, courteous and prompt. Their kids' menu is very limited, with only 3 options,...More

Thank JDH154945
Reviewed February 26, 2013

Have eaten here a number of times and it has always been consistently good. The Schnitzel is fantastic! Reuben is excellent as well. Menu is somewhat limited however with less than a huge selection of items. The room also lacks ambiance, though by no means...More

Thank CaseyluvsSophie
Reviewed November 15, 2012

Had lunch here while staying on the Island. Great, friendly owners. The food was served promptly and was delicious. The pumpkin tiramisu was absolutely outstanding. Everything was fresh and homemade tasting. We will definitely return.

Thank GigiTravelsnow
Reviewed November 8, 2012

The service and the food is very good. You can reserve for groups of people or have a booth. Outside on the deckl inm the summertime is enjoyable.

Thank fishtaletwo3
Reviewed October 25, 2012

Excellent food from a European chef. The 3 course meals can't be beat: for the same price as an entree at other restaurants, you get your choice from a wide variety of 3 courses. Try the schnitzel!

1  Thank Margriet R
Reviewed October 19, 2012

Went with my wife for our anniversary, the owner met us at the door, very friendly, told us his was the best restaurant on Salt Spring, the food was very average, the price was 4-5 star range, not going back Rock Salt in Fullford is...More

Thank kleeottorogers
Reviewed October 15, 2012

Personable staff and owners but let down by less than average food. Reasonable priced though for budget seekers.

Thank P F
Reviewed October 10, 2012

My family came to the Island to take in the Saturday Market and on our way there we stopped by Calvin's Bistro. Absolutely great food - I had a Monte Cristo and fries - totally yummy and a lot of food. The staff was friendly,...More

Thank Claire S
Reviewed October 7, 2012

I haven't had such a good schnitzel in a long time. This one fit the bill. Perfectly breaded served with 5 veg, not all that I liked (beets and spinach aren't tops on my list). Service was very friendly and efficient. All I can say...More

Thank smcvan
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Lower Ganges Rd., British Columbia V8K 2T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-538-5551
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