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Salt Shaker Deli and Inn

Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-3434
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (162 reviews)
“mussels” (132 reviews)
“chowder” (121 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This review was from a month ago and saved as a draft. I just realized this today, so posting now! Sorry it's a little later than we hoped! We must be honest, we were not considering to eat dinner here at first because the name...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JameAndDare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can usually tell a restaurant is good when the locals eat there. We went on a Wednesday evening and the place was almost packed. Lunenburg is a tourist town now, and a lot of restaurant close for the winter season. This spot was busy!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Art H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch after cruising through the pretty town of Lunenburg. We had craft beers that were very good. The menu was expansive enough without out being too much. There were daily specials. The food was extremely good, yummy, hot. I’d go back...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chris J
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Just enjoyed supper here with a friend the other night- great food, great staff and great ambiance. Lots of choices and the food is ready fairly fast. Definitely recommend

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank megshixx
Reviewed October 30, 2018

The Salt Shaker Deli double as an Inn (four rooms upstairs), but we tried just the food which was excellent. Diners have a choice of indoor or outdoor seating on a modest deck overlooking Lunenburg’s warehouses with partial water views. The menu (all day or...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wucie
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Having heard great things, we had wanted to try Fleur de Sel for dinner, but they were already closed for the season. Knowing that this was a sister restaurant, we headed here for lunch one day. Another great location, overlooking the waterfront. Didn't fit my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Onthebacknine
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Again the Google list of top ten things to do in Lunenburg pointed us in the direction of Salt for our evening meal. You always feel a little more confident when you overlook the kitchen that what is coming your way will be good. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank PoshSod
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We had a tasty lunch of sandwiches and beer very close to the harbor with it's classical nautical setting and Bluenose II. Busy place on weekends in autumn.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 781edr
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Sat at the bar, cause it was packed. Had a great personal pizza. My wife had the arugula and beet salad and also the mussels. Everything was just fantastic! Wait staff was friendly and helpful. What a great place!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris P
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Salt Shaker Inn and enjoyed our stay. Great location as you can walk all around the historical area and find great shops and restaurants. I imagine parking in the summer tourist season would be a challenge as there is no designated...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Miwasin
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Paul D
August 27, 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-640-3434
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The Salt Shaker Deli and Inn, is one of Lunenburg's most beloved destinations for local residents and visitors alike. Award winning dishes prepared with fresh local ingredients from the Deli makes staying upstairs in the cozy four room Inn an easy choice. Newly renovated rooms with breathtaking views of the historic Lunenburg harbour.
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