Southern Gulf Island Restaurants & Food

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Fresh air, fresh produce, fresh thinking. Fermentation. Maturation. Regeneration.

This is true abundance: to breathe fresh air and smell the ocean. To play long, eat well, laugh hard and sleep like babies. To savour simple tranquility. To discover like minds and common ground.


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Galiano Golf Course

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We are a 9 hole golf course open year-round. No tee times necessary just drop in and walk on. When the clubhouse is closed e-transfer and honor box options for payments are available. We offer...

Port Browning Marina Resort

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Located on Pender Island, the resort is home to a marina, pub, bistro, pool, tent and RV camping and unique glamping tents. A favorite destination among boaters and island visitors, Port Browning offers a variety...

Buzzy’s Luncheonette

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A Montreal Jewish Deli on an Island with more bears than Jews. A Travelers’ Choice award winner top 10%  restaurants worldwide. We specialize in our own island-made Montreal Smoked Meat, latkes and more! You gotta...


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Family-friendly reasonable-priced pub-style food.
Great patio on Active Pass
Seasonal cabin rentals.

Nimma Nimma

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Nimma Nimma is a fun & playful counter service restaurant, focusing on local ingredients & bold flavours. We’re located on the Bodega Ridge property & perfect for a quick snack to-go or a cheeky beer...


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BEACHSiDE is a multifaceted business focused on the idea of relaxation. We offer ocean adventures in the forms of kayak tours and rentals, spa services, and to top it off a Cafe with a large...

WOODS on Pender

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WOODS on Pender offers a unique, luxury camp experience on beautiful Pender Island. The property, situated on a tranquil wooded 7.3 acres, was previously the home of the Inn on Pender Island and Memories Restaurant. Completely...

Poet’s Cove

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Poets Cove Resort & Marina is the premier luxury resort in the Southern Gulf Islands and home to the best sunset views on Pender Island. Part of British Columbia’s West Coast Gulf Island archipelago, Poets...

Salt Spring Island Cheese Company

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Open year-round, please come and enjoy a visit to our shop. We offer samples of all our cheeses, as well as selling accompanying foods and beverages. We sell a selection of local foodstuffs including chutneys,...

Mayne Island Resort

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The perfect oceanfront resort getaway; only one hour ferry from Vancouver or Victoria and sited at one of the most beautiful resort and spa locations in the Gulf Islands. Relax, unwind, reconnect, book a spa...

Mayne Island Brewing Company

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Small Batch Brewing on a Small Island. Come enjoy a taster tray or glass of beer in our forest grove picnic area or take away a mixed 6 pack or 750 ml bottles of our...

Salt Spring Inn

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A Heritage Inn and Restaurant in the heart of Ganges. 7 delightful Inn rooms and a restaurant with a covered outdoor deck, garden patio, and fireside dining in the cooler seasons. Open all year!

Harbour House Hotel

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Airy, sleek, and newly renovated, the Harbour House awaits in the heart of Salt Spring Island. Furnished patios boast stunning views over the Salish Sea. Full-service restaurant with the largest patio on the island and...

Galiano Oceanfront Inn and Spa

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Stunning 20-room luxury oceanfront inn on beautiful Galiano Island, close to Vancouver/Victoria and ferries. Award-winning Atrevida restaurant, La Lena Wood-Fired Pizza Patio (summer), and full-service Madrona del Mar Spa. Getaways, weddings, retreats.

The Salt Spring Saturday Market

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For a fabulous day out! Homespun goods guaranteed. Meet over 140 artisans and food producers who all contribute to Salt Spring’s international reputation as a hotbed of world-class artists and organic farmers. Every Saturday, from either...