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Auntie Pesto's Cafe

2104-115 Fulford-Ganges Rd | Grace Point Square, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2T9, Canada
+1 250-537-4181
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (93 reviews)
“beef stroganoff” (11 reviews)
“scallops” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2104-115 Fulford-Ganges Rd | Grace Point Square, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2T9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiny place and busy but had great food. The staff was very friendly. Maybe a bit more pricey but good.

Thank Lady154914
Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy little place, even off-season. We had a wild scallops special for a starter that was a little dry and lacking in flavor. The halibut main, though, was excellent, and the services was very good, even as busy as it was. We'd go back and...More

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great views and food. The menu is broad enough to suit most tastes. It is located in an interesting shopping district and overlooks the marina.

Thank WesternWilly
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A popular spot, so I'd recommend a reservation. My lamb ragu was excellent and the accompanying glass of Barolo was perfect. One person's salad was less than fresh. Another's steak was very small. We shared a tiramisu - great! Server was very good, nicely managing...More

1  Thank David-Judith
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Two of us went for dinner and had the most amazing pasta! A gentleman (we didn’t catch his name) and Jessica served us. We had the beef stroganoff and Alfredo with chicken, and they were delicious! Best pasta dishes we have had eating out in...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The puttanesca pasta with the pappardelle noodle was full of great flavours. My partner had a salad with salmon which was also good and both were a good sized portion.

Thank twototube
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We go to Auntie Pesto’s fairly frequently for good flavours and artfully presented food (much prefer summer on the side porch). Just lately had their halibut special. A generous portion, well cooked and moist, but unfortunately they paired it with a strong (although flavourful on...More

2  Thank 10worldtraveller
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Our meals are always delicious. The service is never particularly friendly but the food makes up for it.

Thank westcoaster2018
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a morning coffee. Service was very good. Friendly staff. View the the water is pretty good. I’m sure this place is much busier during summer months. Stop by you will enjoy.

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 16 January 2018

great food if you don't get one of the rude male servers the service is great but the interior yikes !!! its actually a hard space to sit in its like freshen the place up like the rest of salt spring its outdated and tired...More

2  Thank deborah805
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2104-115 Fulford-Ganges Rd | Grace Point Square, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2T9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island  >  Ganges
  • Phone Number: +1 250-537-4181
  • E-mail
Open since 2004, Auntie Pesto's is a family owned & operated waterfront cafe that serves lunch and dinner year round. Depending on the seasons, we harvest much of the fresh produce on your plate from our own kitchen gardens, but are also strongly committed to supporting many local and regional farmers, producers & artisans.
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