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Old Black Forest Restaurant

Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-634-3600
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We used to go there all the time the home made German food was great, friendly owners, good service, could never complain. However as I live here wish they where open in our brisk winters. Pretty hearty food for a hot evening.

Thank thebigrock
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate at the Old Black Forest Restaurant this past weekend and it was absolutely delicious! The schnitzel was by far the best I have had anywhere in Nova Scotia. My husband had the trilogy platter and enjoyed his food as well....More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Very good food, some interesting spins on German food. We will make this a go to restaurant. Family atmosphere, good prices. You can tell guests eat here regularly. Always a good sign.

Thank Jackie N
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Authentic German cuisine.... the place may be small but the service and the food is as good as any restaurants that we've eaten in, all over Germany ... It's a beautiful drive along the Atlantic seacoast, and we've made several trips down that way just...More

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Authentic German cuisine. Have never been disappointed. This is a great little restaurant and worth the trip! Excellent service

Thank platzkys
Reviewed 7 September 2016

very simple and basic. We had just come back from Germany, so it was fun to eat German food again. I enjoyed the sampler plate.

Thank Mary Frances S
Reviewed 6 September 2016

When we visit Lunenburg, we always stop here for dinner. It's a change from the local seafood prevalent in Lunenburg proper which we love but so look forward to this unique German cuisine. We had 2 wonder ethnic dinners and of course the Black Forest...More

Thank AlohaTravelerOahu
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were on our honeymoon and called on route (after being disappointed in another restaurant we had planned to eat at) to see if they were still open. They said they closed between 8 and 8:30, and when I said we're about 20 minutes away,...More

Thank NikieRad
Reviewed 3 September 2016

just about 4k outside Lunenburg on way to Mahone Bay and is well worth the 4km drive out of the "Loon". The best eatery in the area offering real home cooked German fare. I ate there my last two nights, wish I found it my...More

Thank thephoenixrisesagain
Reviewed 31 August 2016

It is not easy to get a table here unless you have reservations, but I was able to get a table on the deck on my way from Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival. Whenever, I eat here, I usually have sauerbraten, which is delicious; however, I...More

Thank gunn48
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3600
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