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Arichat Seafood Market

2392 Hwy 206 | Unit 2, Arichat, Nova Scotia B0E 1A0, Canada
+1 902-226-0091
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (11 reviews)
“lobster” (6 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Cafe
$$ - $$$
2392 Hwy 206 | Unit 2, Arichat, Nova Scotia B0E 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a week in Newfoundland without any lobster (the season ends in July up there) we were craving lobster in any form. We stopped at the St. Peters visitor center (HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!) and were told that the Arichat Seafood Market had the best rolls in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StevoinMinnesoto
Reviewed November 5, 2018

you can either buy fresh seafood (incl. live lobster) at this place or dine in and out with freshly made sandwiches and chowders. I had crab meat sandwich and a clam chowder which were both fresh and tasty!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MattCologne
Reviewed September 30, 2018

What a pleasant surprise to find thuis place nearly opposite the Clairestone Inn. At first we thought it was a local fish market only, but was delighted to find it was a local haunt to pick up breakfasts and lunches, or just eat in. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank glyn h
Reviewed July 22, 2018

If you are visiting Ile Madame , Cape Breton, you must visit this market. Try the seafood chowder and buy some fish for your own cooking at home. You will not be disappointed. People are friendly, they will show you their special lobsters, e.g. blue...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BearBel50
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Where can you get fresh scallops (in the shell, ready for shucking) and/ or fresh, local oysters, either of which can be served to your table raw or cooked to some specification you request? Awesome experience for sure! In a simple, comfy setting, Friday nights...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank samsons4568
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We have been here before to buy amazing crab that is frozen in the shell which allows them to taste incredible after steaming and I know ! My husband buys them live and cooks in ocean water when in season and yes just as good!!!!...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Rockdale13
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

My Family and friends went Friday evening for lunch. We had drinks, all ordered lobster, lobster and crab dip, scallop dish and three desserts!!! It was all cooked to perfection and very delicious! Well worth the price and the dessert was to die for!!! The...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Sylvia_10
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Stopped by for lunch with family. As it's a fish market the seafood is fresh and plentiful. The restaurant was clean, staff were friendly, and the menu provided both seafood and non-seafood options. The cold counter had a wide selection of drinks and pre-portioned foods...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Mississauga-Chick
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This new cafe and fish market is worth a trip. The freshly cooked lobster on a homemade bun was so delicious. The seafood chowder is light and fresh and full of firm seafood. There are nice salads and sandwiches and wine. We also picked up...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank BeebzAbroad
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Looking for a seafood market was a challenge, we drove from Arisaig to Isle Madame, a nice ride I would say to find the market... Large round fish tanks makes it easy to pick your lobster, we chose a 2.5 pounds for 25$,, then bought...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank andree54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2392 Hwy 206 | Unit 2, Arichat, Nova Scotia B0E 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Isle Madame  >  Arichat
  • Phone Number: +1 902-226-0091
  • E-mail
The Arichat Seafood Market is a great place to pick up fresh and frozen seafood from off our shores as well as grab a seafood chowder, sandwiches, salads, coffee and more for eat-in or take out. Also serving breakfast 5 days a week.
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