Vancouver Island Restaurants

House Piccolo

  • 108 Hereford Ave. Map It
  • Salt Spring Island
  • Scandinavian

Fodor's Review

Piccolo Lyytikainen, the Finnish-born chef-owner of this tiny restaurant in a quaint village house, serves beautifully prepared and presented European cuisine. Creations include Scandinavian-influenced dishes such as BC venison with a juniper-and-lingonberry demi-glace and charbroiled fillet of beef with Gorgonzola sauce. For dessert, the chocolate terrine Finlandia and vodka-moistened lingonberry crepes are hard to resist. The 250-item wine list includes many hard-to-find vintages. The indoor tables are cozy and candlelit; the outdoor patio is a pleasant summer dining spot.

Restaurant Information


108 Hereford Ave., Ganges , Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, V8K 2V9, Canada

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Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Sun.–Tues. Call ahead for winter hrs. No lunch


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