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Brownstone Restaurant

244 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C2, Canada
+1 902-735-3225
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (51 reviews)
“german apple” (8 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
244 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 392 reviews

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Brownstone is located on Main Street in Antigonish and there is lots of parking nearby. This place is cozy and busy, with a variety of dishes on the menu including pizza, poutine and fish and chips. I had an excellent seafood chowder and the fish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roxtor
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this kind review! I'm so glad you enjoyed everything. We look forward to having you again!

Reviewed October 29, 2018

So after many recommendations from friends, we got to eat at the Brownstone. i had a lobster roll and it looked like many other lobster rolls I've had, however, never judge anything by how it looks... IT WAS AWESOME!!!! They added a herb i would...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank wundafool
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

oh Susan, thank you so much for your very kind review... we really appreciate you taking the time and I'm thrilled you left with full and happy bellies! I really hope we'll see you again :)

Reviewed October 25, 2018

Had a wonderful meal here. Everything on the menu looked delicious. Great service. Meals came out quickly. Great seafood chowder.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank abrams8929
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. So pleased to hear you enjoyed everything! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed October 16, 2018

The Brownstone is a gem! Great service, delicious food and scrumptious desserts that are to die for! We ordered the Chicken Souvlaki from their extensive menu and it was flavorful and tender with a crisp medley of vegetables as a second side. The restaurant seemed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lcpearce
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

I am so pleased to hear this! Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review; it's greatly appreciated. I hope we'll see you again!

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

The best lunch on my two week trip to Nova Scotia. Wow. The Brownstone burger was so flavorful and the beet salad was delicious. Service was excellent. I’ll definitely be back when I’m in the area again. I wish there was a restaurant like this...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jcfries
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you so much for this kind review! I'm so pleased we could offer you a great meal and service! Our brownstone burger is definitely a big hit! We look forward to having you again when you're back in the area! Cheers!

Reviewed October 9, 2018

The menu looked great, the restaurant ambiance, pleasant. We were celebrating our 47th wedding anniversary and wanted a 'nice' table. The young woman seating us suggested we pick, and sit at, a little table for 2. We wanted a bit of space so chose a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bk51wrm
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

I'm sorry you felt you weren't given a "nice" table. We are a very small restaurant that sits a max of 40 guests and we only have 4 tables that can sit a party of 4 guests. Our servers are trained to accommodate as many...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Great selection of menu items. The staff were really quick with service and friendly. Would definitely come again!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stephen C
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Stephen, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review... it's muchly appreciated. So glad the staff was a pleasure!

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

I loved that they had GF options for me as I am only one in party that has a sensitivity! The waitress advised that the fries were in same as others food items with gluten. Thanks for that!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sheri P
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Sheri, I'm glad we could accommodate. We really try to consider dietary restrictions within our menu options. Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review - greatly appreciated!

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We were just passing through town and stopped here for lunch. We had plenty of creative, tasty options. Our waitress deftly answered our questions and helped us select a delightful lunch. The maple curry pumpkin soup was rich and savory with a hint of sweetness....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Linda A
BrownstoneCafe, Manager at Brownstone Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Linda, thank you so much for taking the time to leave a great review and I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us. I hope we'll get to see you again!

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Was passing through Antigonish for business and stopped at the Brownstone for lunch, my favourite spot in town. Lucky for me there was no line up (sometimes it goes down the street) and I was able to get in right away. I come to the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BethCC
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
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
Description
The Brownstone 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 is a licensed restaurant with an excellent selection of cocktails, spirits, beer and wine.
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