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Island Sunset Lobster Pound Bistro

19 Beach Cove Lane Belle Cote, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E-1C0, Canada
+1 902-235-2614
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (18 reviews)
“chowder” (7 reviews)
“cabot trail” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
19 Beach Cove Lane Belle Cote, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E-1C0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not impressed very unfriendly and prices too high. Very small seating area although it had a small outside deck. Offered sandwiches and fresh seafood.

Thank Pauline. M
Reviewed September 10, 2018

We went in early September so the menu was limited but the chowder was amazing! We also had a lobster roll and lobster plate. Great spot!

Thank Scott B
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Not much more to add, the lobster was succulent and melted in your mouth. Please do not judge this restaurant by it's small size, location and appearance or you will miss one of the best meals of your life. You can purchase the lobsters live...More

Thank Happy_Traveller_2033
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We were playing the Cabot courses in Inverness, Nova Scotia and we were looking for a place for seafood. A few locals suggested we try the Island Sunset Bistro and we were happy that we did. It is off the beaten path, but well worth...More

Thank kingdog12
Reviewed August 6, 2018

If you are ever fortunate enough to visit scenically splendid Cape Breton Island, this perfectly sited Lobster his perfection in a miniature but tastefully decorated space. The Atlantic chowder is the definition of freshness and the portions are generous.Don't miss this little treasure.

Thank isky_12
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Two tables and 4 chairs. Big patio overlooking the water. Varied menu but lobster is their thing. Order at the counter. The lobster is sold by weight. I had the lobster roll which was pretty good. My brother had a 2 pound lobster which he...More

Thank Cheezman
Reviewed February 12, 2018

We had a delicious meal at this fabulous restaurant with breathtaking views. Would love to revisit and stay onsite.

Thank Jan D
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We went there purposefully at the end of our drive along the Cabot Trail, arrived there at 4:50pm. A woman said "we close at 6pm; but I stop cooking at 5pm. I am still cooking for some customers. If you want fresh lobster, I can...More

1  Thank sun20
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Spent a week in the area and this was the best meal of all! We had the salmon and scallops which were fresh and just melted in our mouths. We had the most delicious creme brulee after our meal. service was excellent and the view...More

1  Thank Kaccey
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

The view is spectacular! The food is good. I definitely recommend this restaurant although their children's meals are not very impressive. The mac and cheese looks like KD. The crème in the crème brûlée was dry and not very creamy. I had the half-and-half and...More

Thank aerync
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Chris H
July 17, 2016|
Response from Michael C |
From their website: Open Daily from mid June to mid September: 11:00am - 6:00pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Beach Cove Lane Belle Cote, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E-1C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +1 902-235-2614
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