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Tree-House Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, , International
106 Purvis Lane, Ganges, British Columbia V8K 2S5, Canada
+1 250-537-5379
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (68 reviews)
“kale slaw” (11 reviews)
“tuna melt” (11 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All 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 747 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped for breakfast before going whale watching. Great food and great service. A really cute little spot.

Thank SandiE3331
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to this location 4 times over the weekend. The food was good, the service was alright, but the location and ambiance were definitely its real charm. And one evening we listened to music while we ate. Enjoyable.

Thank BC_Cardinal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not your typical space! It looks like a small cabin that was enlarged around a real tree that grows in the middle. In the summer there's outside seating with umbrellas to protect from the sun. It's casual and rustic and the 15 to 20 tables...More

Thank Jan206
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a good experience last year this was at the top of our list with friends from out of country. We were accommodated quickly and then things began to sour. Our server was proficient but less than friendly and we felt perhaps we...More

1  Thank Mari Anne H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the portobello sandwich and cheeseburger. The bread was great! The cheeseburger was just OK, a bit overdone and hard. The kale slaw was tasty and healthy. The location was fun and funky.

Thank Ani-from-Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, a tree actually grows through this funky little cafe that draws many a visitor to sit a munch awhile and wonder at the views of Ganges Marina and waterside. Live music in the evenings is great fun and the tree comes to life with...More

Thank djangoGibsons
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little Cafe built around a tree. Creative menu with options for vegans, vegetarians and carnivores!!! Hallumi wrap delicious fun drink selection

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an afternoon snack here after cycling/shopping in Ganges/Salt Spring Island. Sat outside in a cool breeze on a warm sunny day, hostess was a bit tired, but server was great. Two desserts: a berry crumble pie; and a lemon tart. Both were excellent. Servings...More

Thank Mommasbest
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was ok...heavy on the ever present yams..so boring that way. Service also below average.. young people simply not interested in helping the experience along ...maybe just fun for a drink or something. With so many tourists I guess they don't have to actually succeed...More

Thank touchmeirock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent food and great service highly recommended. love trip advisor. definately hit this place up on your travel plans.

Thank mykason27
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.08 miles away
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.02 miles away
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Questions & Answers
2 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
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
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
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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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