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Cicero's On The Water

122 Post Office Rd | Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia B3E 1H7, Canada
+1 902-827-3287
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (6 reviews)
“porters lake” (14 reviews)
“short drive” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Canadian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
122 Post Office Rd | Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia B3E 1H7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cicero's is a quaint restaurant situated right on Porters Lake. We've always booked a Reservation and were seated right away. They have friendly accommodating Staff and you never feel like you are rushed through your meal. You have time to relax, have a glass of...More

Thank kellybruce2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was delicious and good portions are served. Nice clean restaurant and washrooms too. Servers were cheerful and very professional. BUT the restaurant was full and there was not enough servers on last Thursday evening. The servers were extremely rushed so there were long waits....More

Thank JoyceHarasemchuk
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This was a really nice find. The restaurant is small and right on Porter's Lake. In the summer you could even get to the restaurant by boat. The food here is excellent and the prices are reasonable. The rolls are fresh and warm and the...More

Thank Rich L
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We have come before...always a great meal. Tonight they out did themselves. New owner Gary has an excellent reputation as an accomplished chef.(Former owner of the Vines in Dartmouth and Vinnies in South end Halifax) His Valentines Day set price menu was impressive with some...More

Thank Landrys05
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I am giving it "one star" because the food is tasty and very good. If not for this, I would have given it no stars. However, the service, time it takes to get waited on and to get your food is not worth the wait...More

Thank mic703
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Our first time at this restaurant and it was our Anniversary. The waitress was friendly, entertaining and provided us with a very nice touch having the richest Chocolate Cake dessert with "Happy Anniversary" spelled in more chocolate. A nice touch and very much appreciated. The...More

Thank Monica d
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped in to try their back deck over the water...we weren't disappointed! We have eaten here before and LOVE this place. This time we wanted to experience the back deck overlooking Porters lake. We had a beautiful evening and a picture perfect view of...More

Thank Landrys05
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This restaurant is located in the small community of Porters Lake , Nova Scotia . We certainly did not expect the very good quality Italian cuisine we experienced . While presentation was not in a 'fine dining' style , taste and temperature were perfect ....More

1  Thank Jack M
Reviewed 20 August 2016

First off, our server was wonderful and it is not that area of customer service that needs improvement, but rather the way communication in terms of reservations and the way you are received when you enter the restaurant are concerned. The food is absolutely delicious...More

Thank our_happy_travels
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Wow, I can't believe what some wannabe food experts say about places!! We have eaten all over the world, Per Se, Daniel Boulud's - "Maison Boulud's, Europea, etc. . This means nothing!!! Even in Halifax, this is not Chives or Da Maurizo. It is not...More

3  Thank Pat M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Canadian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Post Office Rd | Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia B3E 1H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia
  • Phone Number: +1 902-827-3287
Next door to Sunset Marine, on the old #7 Highway.
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