We dined at Calvin's Bistro twice while we were vacationing on Salt Spring Island this summer. The first time we just wandered in because we saw the restaurant on the main drag. We both had the fish and chips. It was phenomenal! !!! So perfectly done and such light crispy batter. We had fish and chips at another SSI restaurant... more
My wife and I ate dinner here on the long weekend and enjoyed it. I had the crab cakes and beef tenderloin and my wife had the curried seafood crepes. The food was good, the venue was nice (we sat on the patio with a nice view of the marina) and we found it to be good value. We'd return.
Caesar was from a bottle and had that chemical old taste. Chicken strips were frozen. Tomatoes feta soup tasted like they used 3-4 tbsp of salt. Vegetables were fresh. Chef (cook) does not have taste buds. On par with something like Denny's. Service was great but we were there for delicious salt spring organic treats. We were tricked. Much better... more