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Tree-House Cafe

106 Purvis Lane, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S5, Canada
+1 250-537-5379
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quesadilla” (19 reviews)
“kale slaw” (12 reviews)
“thai curry” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
106 Purvis Lane, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 772 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for Brunch with my adult children and our 16 month old grandson. The service was excellent and friendly without being overwhelming. I had a delicious Club House Sandwich that came with green salad on the side (Isn't there some law that all Club...More

Thank michaelfane
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I gave this a 5 star just so people will read it. Today was the third time we tried to have a meal at this restaurant. Now, I don't mind waiting for a table. But when you ask how long it will be and the...More

Thank marg483
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I have visited the Tree-House many times over the years. The food is always good and the setting, mostly outside under a couple of trees, is special. There are heaters and blankets for cold days and evenings. In the summer they have live music most...More

Thank captvic4
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The Treehouse is in the centre of town and feels like a central social hub. It is charming, funky and has reliably good food. We have been there a few times over the years of visiting the island and always had a pleasant experience and...More

Thank Don. T
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Unique, funky and small. Indoor and outdoor seating. Good food, good service, good location. Entertainment on weekends.

Thank casast.maria
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Had to go here, it's a Salt Spring landmark! I recommend the roasted yam quesadilla! The outside of the restaurant is beautiful, and looks like a treehouse! I just found the inside to be not as exciting, and "tree-house-like".

Thank Katie O
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Worst place for a vegan person to eat.... they literally have nothing that’s vegan. I ordered something that had tofu as a substitute “instead of chicken” and I still got bread that had eggs in it.... without any warning. Do not recommend for vegans

2  Thank Caroline J
Reviewed 8 November 2017

As on all visits to SSI, we dropped by for a nice meal. It was crowded as it was lunch time. Since the weather was quite cool, there was limited seating. So we expected we would be waiting for a while. While we waited just...More

Thank fred_cameron
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Our first visit, and will not be our last! Absolutely unique decor, with walls & Windows built around a decidedly elegant and stately tree, the centrepiece of the cafe. Everything was delicious, and homemade or locally sourced, from the maple sausage to the delicious eggs...More

Thank TravellerJRS
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Excellent location for any meal, great for weekend brunch. All was hearty, fresh and hot, really good. Small location but they do have a small patio for an option. Wonderful location.

Thank judi c
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Connie S
4 October 2017|
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Response from Devnter | Reviewed this property |
Not when we were there in August.
3 August 2017|
Response from _ltower407 | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call them and ask. It's a fairly small place. Might be better to go to bigger place.
Beverly F
15 July 2017|
Response from TreeHouseCafe | Property representative |
Breakfast is served till 11:30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Purvis Lane, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island  >  Ganges
  • Phone Number: +1 250-537-5379
  • E-mail
We are passionate about serving delicious, wholesome food prepared from scratch. Our cafe is located in the heritage cottage next to Mouat’s in the heart of Ganges village on beautiful Salt Spring Island. We are a one of a kind restaurant and music venue with live music under the stars every night of the summer featuring some of the best live music you will hear anywhere.
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