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Auntie Pesto's Cafe

2104-115 Fulford-Ganges Rd | Grace Point Square, British Columbia V8K 2T9, Canada
+1 250-537-4181
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (68 reviews)
“puttanesca” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2104-115 Fulford-Ganges Rd | Grace Point Square, British Columbia V8K 2T9, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I just enjoyed an amazing 5 star brunch at 3 star prices. In Vancouver or Victoria you would be hard pressed to find the same quality meals, at any price. Local produce and locally cooked everything. The basil pesto penne was far...More

Thank TomHlavac
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travelled over for the day to this lovely island with a large group of women where we lunched at Auntie Pesto's.... We were approx 34 in number so this was no easy feat to organize for lunch. Everyone I spoke to had nothing but...More

Thank PenelopeW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

SSI is quite an insular place once you have been here for a while. Not a bad thing for those of us from the east coast who find slowing down quite traumatic. All of this to say that Auntie's is a great place to watch...More

Thank Bdh26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon Auntie Pedro's on Tuesday w/out reservation. Good vibe because place was full of locals and just a few visitors. Had to wait 30 min for table to clear. Nightly specials of halibut and local island lamb both sold out but not dismayed. Pasta...More

Thank Retiredhokie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with friends. The food was very good, but there were a few oops! One order of the schnitzel did not include spatzel (we were told after we asked that they ran out). The crème brule had an odd assortment of tastes (we were told...More

1  Thank KFW07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Auntie Pesto's gives you what you want - if you want fresh and original tastes, a full plate, reasonable prices, good service - with a smile. And if the weather is reasonable, there are lots of tables outside on a south facing deck - overlooking...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Pasta bolognese and the mushroom pie had great depth of flavor. Prices were reasonable and service was good.

Thank AJ Mc B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Simple dinner went well. Cloth napkins, but no placemats. Casual dining amid eclectic mix of tourists and residents.

Thank Fletch W
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My girlfriends and I tried to eat at Auntie Pesto's one night to find it was full and we could not be seated until 8pm so instead we chose to make a reservation for the next night. We were not disappointed - the gentleman (the...More

Thank Shelley G
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Had a great breakfast. The chef is the owner and you can tell. Any extras were not a problem and the staff were just delighful. Fantastic views, warm & cosy on cold days and the cleanliness stood out. I think this became our favorite on...More

Thank robdownunder
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2104-115 Fulford-Ganges Rd | Grace Point Square, British Columbia V8K 2T9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Salt Spring Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-537-4181
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Auntie Pesto's is a family owned waterfront cafe that serves lunch and dinner Monday-Saturday from 11am to 9pm.
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