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The Savvy Sailor

100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-7245
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“french toast” (27 reviews)
“muesli” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast there and it was really good! The atmosphere is nice and you can see the harbor from the windows:) The service was also really nice and friendly:)

Thank magdalenaKoci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 6 of us to seat for breakfast, but they were able to accommodate us. It is a very small place, and there were a lot of people, so, hence quite noisy. Our server, whom we think just started that day, was very good....More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Sunday brunch and had the salmon eggs Benedict! Great food and atmosphere, friendly staff. Would definitely eat there again.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We read reviews before coming and knew that this was the go-to breakfast place, but we weren't expecting the lineup at the door when we arrived! We waited probably about 20l25 minutes to be seated, but it was worth the wait! My husband got the...More

Thank JameAndDare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told by a local that this was, hands down, the place to have breakfast. Nice location overlooking the water and the breakfast selection and finished products did not disappoint. Very good food and service.

Thank Onthebacknine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although there was a wait of about 15 minutes, the food was worth it. If all the local RCMPs eat there it's got to be good, eh?

Thank 781edr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the few places one could go for breakfast in October. The food was really nice and well prepared, the service very friendly. Coffee was not impressive so that was a little disappointing. Still a nice place to go.

Thank Christine V
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Coffees and paninis overlooking the bay. Cosy little coffee shop / restaurant. Leave room for the desserts as great range of cakes

Thank Richard W
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Another place was recommended by a local. We tried to get in but they were completely booked up, so we walked down the street, stumbling upon this little place. I'm glad the other place was booked. My wife had the seared scallops and I had...More

Thank Skip W
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here to grab coffee and a muffin for breakfast. Fast service and very accommodating staff. Dining area is crowded. Great view of the harbour.

Thank Jaquelyn814
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Questions & Answers
Joseph L
April 9, 2017|
Response from SavvySailor_2012 | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. The Savvy Sailor's current hours are Monday-Friday 830am-3pm Saturday-Sunday 8am-3pm
July 3, 2016|
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Response from Lynn E | Reviewed this property |
I think all day or at least until 11am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-640-7245
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The Savvy Sailor Cafe is licensed and has great selection of both traditional and fresh new breakfast and lunch fairs. Views overlooking the UNESCO town harbour.
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