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The Lobster Pound And Moore

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
161 Queen St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1A9, Canada
+1 902-794-2992
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Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster wontons” (25 reviews)
“fries” (27 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
161 Queen St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1A9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

May you come from the ferries, may you come by cruise ship, may you come by RV, car or truck, you MUST stop for a bite to eat at this restaurant. All the food was prepared with fish ingredients by a creative chef. The fenouille...More

Thank YLupien
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We are serious foodies and this was by far the best meal we had on our entire trip to Nova Scotia. The restaurant owner's personality and quirky sense of humour made our evening very entertaining and the food was perfectly cooked. We shared a shrimp...More

Thank cher100
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The food was really good and the staff was friendly and helpful. The owner/chef gave us special attention, and made the whole evening enjoyable.

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We loved the chowder, we had the scallop and the shrimp meals both excellent. Recommend this place for a nice meal :))

Thank BREDWARDS2016
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Food was best we have had in this area. Only place even comparable was Governors. Mussel dish was huge well presented and delicious. One of us had fish and chips which had enough food for 2 great tasting too. Scallops were beautifully cooked as were...More

Thank Donna M
chefrich66, Chef de Love and the Governor of Given'r at The Lobster Pound And Moore, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Hi, I remember you two. I appreciate your kindness and honesty so much that as of today we will be serving a nicer rice. I'm thinking herbs and onion with a lil chicken stock and lots of butter. I like wild rices but can't source...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

WOW !!!!!!!!!! Wonderful menu. Wonderful wait staff. Wonderful chef. Wonderful food. Wonderful service. IT JUST CANNOT BE BEAT !!!!!!!! North Sydney is very fortunate to have this little restaurant. We only wish we could eat there more often, but we were only there the day...More

Thank gold-vintner
chefrich66, Chef de Love and the Governor of Given'r at The Lobster Pound And Moore, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

And I didn't have to open on Tuesday. I'm so happy you made it. Thank you for visiting our island and hope to see you again next fall. Take care and Slainte. Chef Rich

Reviewed 11 October 2017

semi-casual atmosphere, the open kitchen concept can be distracting if you are having an intimate mealMore

Thank heavyweight2016
chefrich66, Chef de Love. Governor of Given'r. at The Lobster Pound And Moore, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Judging by the rest of your reviews I'm not sure you know what intimate is.Your taste in food choices are simple at best. Your choice of words were worse. Nothing negative about my food ( no misgetti n meatballs) ? Nothing negative about server? (My...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went there for our anniversary to have supper. We had made a reservation and this was our first time there. A friend suggested it but it Didn't look very inviting when we saw the building but the inside and the meal...More

Thank Sylvia_10
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I have been meaning to write this review for so so long. This is the best restaurant and staff. I still dream of the lobster ravioli. We are making plans to travel back just for it. The chef is amazing!

Thank Patty B
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

When we got there we had a seat and had immediate service. The owner/chef came over and asked us what kind of food we liked to eat. The lunch menu had a lot of stuff that had gluten in it, which I have an intolerance...More

Thank Eablair21
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CindyOttawa
13 July 2017|
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Response from chefrich66 | Property representative |
Call but arrive with a better attitude than jackie as she was one of our more rude customers. Also doesn't know how to ask for something nicely.
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theresamccarthy
16 May 2017|
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Response from chefrich66 | Property representative |
The relish or aioli? I Will share how to make both with you
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gold-vintner
4 May 2017|
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Response from chefrich66 | Property representative |
No thanks. As a chef and owner at the end of a busy summer, i cherishe my days off. If you send me your number and name i can see what i can arrange. I will need contact info, number in party. I have your date and time... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Queen St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1A9, Canada (Formerly The Lobster Pound Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  North Sydney
  • Phone Number: +1 902-794-2992
Description
Food made with love for those who love food.
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