We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Calvin's Bistro1 - CLOSED

133 Lower Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 2T2, Canada
+1 250-538-5551
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
22 Mar 2015
“regrets”
20 Feb 2015
“Sadly closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
133 Lower Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 2T2, Canada
All Details
Reviews (96)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 22 March 2015

Regrettably , Calvin's has closed down 😞😞 It will be missed. This was a good restaurant and hopefully other restaurants on the island will be able to fill the void.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 20 February 2015

It was a great restaurant with personal attention from the owners Herman and Rene. Sadly they served their last meal at New Years Eve and the restaurant is now closed and will reopen as a liquor store.

Thank Carole E
Reviewed 6 January 2015

We were pleased that we could order one lunch and it was nicely presented on 2 plates. We also liked having half salad and half fries. The food was very tasty and well presented.

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 21 November 2014

A SWISS Team running its course at this popular spot...Hermann ORTH and Rene WIDMER have SOLD their popular eating spot and Calvins will no longer exist past 31 DEC 14. So, ENJOY while you can.

Thank Latache2013
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Excellent food and excellent service! I great restaurant for all occasions. The seafood is always fresh.

Thank borealistah
Reviewed 3 November 2014

''Professionalism '' characterizes this restaurant.Every dish,is EXCELLENT,the service is EXCELLENT,the management is EXCELLENT,-one partner in the kitchen,the other partner in the dining area--both hands on,both European Trained professionals.Salads,soups,main courses,deserts-HAVE EVERYTHING--ALL EXCELLENT -MODEST PRICES--BEST VALUE !!

Thank JOE D
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Lovely . clean restaurant. Fabulous staff serving some wonderful meals. Have been twice lately for staff parties and they do a wonderful job.

Thank raven001
Reviewed 16 September 2014

This place was recommended to us by some friends that had recently been and we were not disappointed. We didn't have a reservation but did manage to get a table (I would reserve if you want a window seat or weather permitting outside seating). The...More

Thank kaj0
Reviewed 5 September 2014

We ate dinner. There last night and it was delicious. The wait staff is great. My husband had the sockeye salmon special and I had the tenderloin. Enjoyed the prix fixe menu selections. Next ice were in Ganges, we'll eat here again,

Thank drichey
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We have been to Calvin's at least 10 times over the last several years and the food is always of the highest caliber. Service is always excellent and the owners are fun. You can't do better in Ganges. And after dining at all the local...More

Thank stahlrk
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tree-House Cafe
780 reviews
.10 km away
Moby's Pub
333 reviews
.58 km away
Barb's Bakery & Bistro
230 reviews
.18 km away
Salt Spring Inn Restaurant
289 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Salt Spring Island's Saturday Market
197 reviews
.21 km away
Saltspring Visitor Information Center
50 reviews
.07 km away
Ganges Inner Harbour
32 reviews
.17 km away
Jill Louise Campbell Fine Art Gallery
24 reviews
.07 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing