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Seaside Kitchen

795 Vesuvius Bay Rd, British Columbia V8K 1L6, Canada
+1 250-537-2249
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (63 reviews)
“calamari” (16 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
795 Vesuvius Bay Rd, British Columbia V8K 1L6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Salt Spring Island for a few days, we asked people where we could find the best fish and chips. The vote from the locals was unanimous... Seaside Restaurant in the Vesuvius area. We stopped there this evening and ... they were right! Sat outdoors...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I tried a few different restaurants for fish & chips during our visit to Vancouver Island and the Seaside Kitchen was definately #1. It's a great little spot right at the ferry dock and you can enjoy the view while enjoying your meal. Friendly and...More

Thank Dalry1978
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to think that the best Fish and Chips in the world were served at "Bullocks" in Yellowknife. The Seaside Kitchen at the Vesuvius Bay Ferry terminal has just taken over the crown. Not only were the three huge pieces of cod perfectly battered...More

Thank michaelfane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful Valentine's Day Anniversary dinner at Seaside Restaurant. We made a reservation and had a window table which made it very nice to look out at the view and lights. The special on the night we were there was the "All You...More

1  Thank exchef1
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Although not classified as "fine dining" the quality of the food in this comfortable restaurant is excellent. The best seafood on the island. There is lots of seating on the patio overlooking the sea in fine weather. It is busy, so can get a little...More

Thank carvelqueen
Reviewed 25 December 2017

The best seafood - especially fish and chips. Great service and wonderful views -- thi is the place to go to for a wonderful evening watching the ferries or day to sit in the sun on the deck

Thank BubnDi
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We have been taking the grandsons to Saltspring for over 16 years and every year we have our special farewell dinner at the Seaside. The food, staff, ambience and View are wonderful!

Thank SilverStar38
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A favourite place for fish and chips and local cuisine. If you are in the ferry line you can get fast choices - ice cream out of the side window is always an option.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My partner and I decided to venture out of Ganges and really enjoyed a sunset dinner at this charming restaurant right beside the ferry landing at Vesuvius. I ordered the special of the day, panfried oysters, and they were large and delicately seasoned. My partner...More

Thank calta523
Reviewed 24 September 2017

A perfect example of a local place that is a bit out of the way, known well to the locals, and provides excellent food. It is near the Vesivus ferry terminal a few miles from Ganges. We had the fresh halibut fish and chips...best ever!...More

Thank TroutFisher14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Vesuvius Bay Rd, British Columbia V8K 1L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-537-2249
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