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Brownstone Cafe

244 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C2, Canada
+1 902-735-3225
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (44 reviews)
“cake” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
244 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Very nice, cosy interior with tin ceiling and striped red and white awning over sidewalk tables. A vegetable panini with feta and cheddar was done very nicely, and sort of tasted like a veggie pizza. It came with a nice, medium...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing service, beautiful environment and delicious food. Couldn't have asked for a better experience!

Thank Makeala12
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were able to sit outside and enjoy a nice lunch. The menu had a nice selection and the food was tasty.

Thank MAOSyracuse_NY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pad thai and it was phenomenal! Not to mention the local beer on tap was great! The service was wonderful and the staff were all very friendly and accommodating . The atmosphere is very comfortable! Can't wait to go back!

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main part of our meal was very good until we ordered dessert. As we received our entrees 30 minutes before closing, I asked our waitress if we could still order dessert. She asked what we wanted and I told her apple crisp. On the...More

Thank Jim S
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jim: I am very upset to hear about this experience and I sincerely apologize. This is unacceptable behavior on the part of your server. It is not unusual for us to run out of ice cream by this time in the evening, however, you are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good menu and attentive service. Food was tasty and interesting, not a standard cafe type selection. Pricing moderate and portions just fine.

Thank Vincent M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I come here on a regular basis with my family and we always enjoy our dinner. I recommend their burgers and they also have a wide selection of appetizers which never disappoint. Do yourself a favour and stop in for dinner. Staff is also very...More

Thank macphersonjames65
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank for this lovely comment - we appreciate your continuous support!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's no wonder that this restaurant seems to be the favourite of locals. Great service, delicious food and portion sizes were very generous.

Thank shaylouway
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this kind review! We greatly appreciate it!

Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Brownstone Cafe, Chicken and Shrimp Curry, With Traditional Turnip, added a very Atlantic province vegetable favourite. Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Home of St Xavier University. Antigonish is a great city. Good food, and very eye appealing a place overall. A place where old and new ,...More

Thank 36930wendy
Reviewed April 10, 2018

This place has a terrace at/on the street with some nice tables. The food was good and we would recommend this restaurant

Thank Sonnie2403
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Julie W
January 10, 2018|
Response from BethCC | Reviewed this property |
I’m not really sure. However I know they have the coconut cream pie, sticky toffee pudding, deep fried cheesecake... There’s so many it’s hard to remember. They’re all made from scratch too. Delicious!! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-735-3225
The Brownstone Cafe is a newly opened restaurant offering delicious and unique cuisine ranging from warm paninis and sandwiches to Mediterranean inspired dishes. Enjoy homemade desserts with fair trade coffee while taking in the beautiful ambiance of the extravagantly designed surroundings. The Brownstone Cafe is a licensed restaurant with an excellent selection of cocktails, spirits, beer and wine.
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