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Duncan's Pub

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) #1 of 30 Restaurants in Amherst $$ - $$$ , ,
49 Victoria St., Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-660-3111
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (16 reviews)
“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
49 Victoria St., Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great little pub on main street. Although small the food is remarkable. Entertainment on the weekend. If you plan to go Friday, it is best you reserve a table because the get very busy. Staff are very friendly. One lay has been...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was recommended to us. This is a restaurant/pub, mainly a restaurant. It is nicely decorated. The food was okay, no Guinness?

Thank LJaws19
Reviewed 1 week ago

retirement party ,, great vibe , great live music.. food ,, fun atmosphere you can pre order what you want too i do believe.

Thank Phyllis W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After checking in from the drive from Cape Breton, we needed a rest. The generic stuff near the exit just didn't cut it. We drove a couple of miles to downtown. What neat old buildings! We also learned who Duncan is. Of course a pub...More

Thank OldOldBob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch. My husband ordered chicken parm. I ordered scallop appetizer and potato skins. The skins were good. In all fairness it takes a lot to ruin potato skins. The scallops tasted good but were somewhat gritty. The chicken parm...oh my... the chicken was...More

Thank kkuehne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was surprised how fast our food all came when it was a party of 20 and they were able to accommodate everybody else in the restaurant as well

Thank mj e
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Amherst recently overnight and searched TripAdvisor for something other than fast food, which is all we saw near the hotel. Great spot, we sat outside on a small patio near the historic buildings around. They have an exclusive Duncan's ale and Lager on...More

Thank YFCAndrea
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We were referred to Duncan's by our hotel, and we were very happy with our meal. Ordered appetizer sizes of scallops and mussels plus a large spinach salad. Everything was delicious, and our server Darlene was super - she thoughtfully divided the salad into 2...More

Thank preppy007
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Excellent spot and great food Have never been disappointed when eating here. The Staff are extremely Friendly.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I went twice and I loved it on the first time I had the fish and ships it was DELICIOUS 😋 the second time I had the fisherman plate it was really good too ! It's a place to eat well without the big bill...More

Thank Serge B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Victoria St., Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 902-660-3111
  • E-mail
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