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The Savvy Sailor

100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-7245
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great little breakfast at Savvy Sailor in lunenburg during the off season. They were just about the only place open by the water and had a great BLT Benedict special 😊😊😊

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have break at The Savvy Sailor every time we visit Lunenburg. The bacon and their bread is Amazing. Excellent and very friendly service.

Thank Michele C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast attractively served, with a great view of Lunenburg Harbour, attentive and friendly service. Very reasonably priced .

Thank maureenh906
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Tasty interesting food. Great service despite its being incredibly busy because of two major events taking place the same weekend. And the server was extremely knowledgeable and accommodating regarding gluten free options.

Thank Catriona T
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Stopped in on the Labour Day Weekend for brunch (guided by Trip Advisor-of course) The place was not surprisingly packed and we took an unwanted spot on the cool (temperature wise) balcony rather than wait. Keeping our coats on was all we needed. We were...More

Thank P W
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is an incredible restaurant for breakfast or lunch. The food is excellent, service is fantastic and you get to look out at the ocean. I've had wonderful experiences every time I've eaten there.

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 20 December 2017

I am hooked on the Savvy Sailor for breakfast. The menu is not huge but has a nice variety and there is something for every breakfast mood. A variety of choices for Eggs Benedict. French toast, any type of eggs and local ham or bacon...More

Thank Ghostkeeper
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The menu has varied selections for all tastes, the view is divine, and the staff is excellent. The noise factor has always been a problem here, but on a sunny warm day, the outdoor patio is a nice retreat.

Thank chrissy486
Reviewed 24 November 2017

A Must stop for lunch or Brunch, i had both. I was loved the Brunch French Toast WOW a must try and everything noted. Served with bananas and real Maple syrup is so worth it. Have a side of your choice but at least try...More

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Love the breakfast here, great service, wonderful consistent tasty food and the best breakfast in town.

Thank Allyson9
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Joseph L
9 April 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
3 July 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, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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