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Cafe Restaurant Compose

235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
+1 902-532-1251
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“digby scallops” (49 reviews)
“schnitzel” (82 reviews)
“lobster risotto” (21 reviews)
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Austrian, Seafood, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 503 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amanda is the chef in this restaurant and you will probably get to meet her as she checks with you how you enjoyed your food. To my great surprise, this is an Austrian restaurant and you can get 3 different types of Schnitzel here. But,...More

Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A local citizen walked in with us and praised the food. We were met warmly by the male owner or manager. But we were literally blocked by the female owner, who met us in a less than cordial fashion, and who told us that there...More

Thank Robert W
Amanda E, Owner at Cafe Restaurant Compose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I am sorry to hear that you were so offended by your experience. I dont remember when you visited but the restaurant has been fully booked most of the summer and we do recommend making reservations because of this. If you saw empty tables it...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

The meal we enjoyed here was as good as advertised. A great setting by the water and the food was outstanding. There were four people in our party and everyone was pleased with their dinner and would highly recommend this restaurant to friends.

Thank JohnnyHighPlace49
Reviewed 4 days ago

I spent some 15 years in Europe, of which a good portion was in Germany and relatively close to Austria. The owner / chef (Amanda) has produced an excellent facsimile of a schnitzel here in Canada, along with some other Canadian style dishes. This is...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a great restaurant. The staff treat you like a family member and the food is really good. The harbour side has glass windows floor to ceiling and everyone in the restaurant can see the view. Our B&B host made our reservation for us and...More

Thank dalemrs
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful little gem in Annapolis Royal! From start to finish this was a fabulous dining experience. The atmosphere was great and the view to the sea was lovely. The service was excellent and the food was - exceptional! The owner/chef came out to...More

Thank Theresa T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant both nights that we stayed at Annapolis Royal at a Bed and Breakfast. We found the owners very engaging and accommodating as well as contentious and hardworking. They were able to make room to seat us the first night without...More

Thank tennismeACE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The decor and vibe are eclectic at this restaurant that is trying to be both Austrian and Nova Scotian. The food was excellent (great schnitzel and great scallops) but the ambiance was totally distracting!

Thank boltuprightCanada
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the time we entered this lovely establishment, we were quickly ushered to a water view table, what could be better? It is such a small town we saw another couple who were at the last restaurant we visited in Annapolis Royal. We ordered our...More

Thank Lise H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we've been driving for a few hours until we decided to stop by and have some dinnerwe. The food, the service and the view were fantastic. I would definitely recommend this place

Thank arnold d
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
Response from Amanda E | Property representative |
Yes we are open sundays for lunch and dinner. Beginning may 10.
Julia B
24 July 2016|
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Response from Amanda E | Property representative |
we are open for Lunch 6 days a week we have a separate Lunch menu to order from the dinner menu you would have to call in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Annapolis Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 902-532-1251
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Restaurant Composé is an authentic Austrian Restaurant. We offer a range of traditional Austrian Food. Furthermore our professional Chefs create extraorinary seafood-dishes with the "Special european Touch" Amazing waterview and excellent Service grant an unforgettable experience for you!
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