We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cabot Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
15933 Central Ave | Cabot Links Resort, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-258-3939
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (8 reviews)
“chowder” (13 reviews)
“fish tacos” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Canadian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
15933 Central Ave | Cabot Links Resort, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (71)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We waited over an hour to get served our food, and the restaurant was not busy. When our food finally did come, it was cold and tasteless. Although three different workers did apologize for the wait (55 minutes in) no one offered a discount for...More

Thank Al410392
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Had a few great lunches here with my boyfriend while on a golf trip at Cabot Links. The standout options for us were the chowder, the Caesar salad (which comes with an egg that is fried on the outside but poached and runny on the...More

Thank Westcoastroamers
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Food does not even rate a zero. From the breakfast buffet to ordering off the menu the preperation/presentation and quality/taste terrible.For example: syrup on french toast carmalized and was as hard as rock candy. Unedible.

Thank georgegould
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Got to sit-out on the patio and have some great food (the fish and chips and the deconstructed blueberry cobbler are my recommendations). Service was exceptionally fast and friendly (thanks T!) and made the visit well worth it.More

Thank John A
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Hello John A, We are delighted you enjoyed your experience in Cabot Bar. We are so glad you enjoyed the food and were well served by Teryl. She is a great server and we're glad to have her. We are also glad to have you...More

Reviewed September 10, 2017

Everyone should be obese in Nova Scotia no lite fare on the menu. Everything fried! Only place open at lunch so you grin and bare it!More

Thank joyhirshoni
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hello joyhirshoni, Thank you for the feedback and review. We are quite concerned that we may not have provided you with all of the available options when you were here. We have 2 places on property that are open for lunch. In Cabot Bar, were...More

Reviewed September 10, 2017

Food is good but expensive; lots of loud groups the night we were there, which we were told is normal. Service was very slow also.More

Thank Eliot57MTL
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hello Eliot57MTL, Thank you for the rating and review. We are glad you thought the food was good, but we are very sorry to hear you had slow service and found it to be expensive. If you have any additional feedback for us on how...More

Reviewed September 9, 2017

Food was good, views were great. Prices were high. Outside patio was great. Had breakfast here every day and after golf snacks and drinksMore

Thank aheldz
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hello aheldz, Thank you for the rating and review. We are really glad you enjoyed the patio and the view. If there anything additional you would like to us know that could help with the value for price paid, we would be very grateful to...More

Reviewed September 7, 2017

Food is good but overpriced. Clam Chowder was $18 and had about 5 spoonfuls. The Old-Fashioned drink with Maple vodka was outstanding.More

Thank chatt j
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hello chatt j, Thank you for the feedback and rating. We are sorry you did not see the value in the seafood chowder but we are really glad you liked the old fashioned. The chowder price is due to the fresh halibut, scallops and lobster...More

Reviewed September 6, 2017

Hungry after my round on the Links, and a little late to be searching around for something. Friendly staff, and full bar. Excellent seafood chowder, a bit different than others on Cape Breton, but very tasty. A "deconstucted" blueberry cobbler for dessert, but guess I...More

Thank c s
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hello c s, Thank for the rating and review. I am glad you enjoyed the chowder. It's a dish we are known for. Thank you for the feedback on the cobbler. We will keep this in mind for future menu offerings. Thank you kindly, Riley...More

Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Cabot Links is breathtaking to play or just to look at and Cabot Bar is right on 18th green with wall to ceiling windows. Good drinks and decent dinner options. Not gourmet but not bad and not too badly priced. (No bargains at Cabot a...More

Thank steven z
Riley K, Manager at Cabot Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Hell steven z, Thank you for the review and rating. We are glad you enjoyed the experience. Please be sure to come back again soon for some sunset beverages. Best wishes, Riley Krieger-Mercer Food & Beverage Manager, Cabot Links

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in Cape Breton Island
Cabot Links Resort
328 reviews
.17 km away
Margaree Riverview Inn
172 reviews
19.02 km away
Duck Cove Inn
53 reviews
26.36 km away
Island Sunset Resort
90 reviews
28.27 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Downstreet Coffee Company
173 reviews
.55 km away
Panorama Restaurant
114 reviews
.15 km away
Coal Miner Cafe
88 reviews
.58 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cabot Links Golf Course
129 reviews
.00 km away
Cabot Cliffs Golf Course
52 reviews
.01 km away
Eagle Eye Outfitters
35 reviews
.45 km away
Inverness County Centre for the Arts
6 reviews
.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cabot Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, Canadian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15933 Central Ave | Cabot Links Resort, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada (Formerly Links Bar at Cabot Links)
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +1 902-258-3939
Description
Whether stopping in for a quick post-round snack or lingering longer, Cabot Bar offers diverse menu offerings, including locally-caught seafood, fresh salads and small plates that can be shared amongst friends on our greenside patio.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;