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Coal Miner Cafe

Central Avenue, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E 1N0, Canada
+1 902-258-3413
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (4 reviews)
“french toast” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Central Avenue, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went here for breakfast and the portions were enormous. The food was well-prepared and hot and the service was quick and efficient. It was popular with locals - we seemed to be the only non-local folk - and we considered this to be a...More

Thank lcpearce
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Had an early breakfast here before going to Golf at Cabot Cliffs as it’s the only place open at 6:30am. We had a great breakfast with extremely friendly service and meet half a dozen locals that were a barrel of laughs and very informative. I...More

Thank Pouxie11
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Great place for breakfast. However limited parking . Place was clean, staff friendly, and food was good

Thank Pauline. M
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Fast service and good food, the chilli and burger were delicious. The burger platter enough for two people. The waitress helpful and kind.

Thank Anchyoung
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Stopped in for breakfast and wasn't disappointed but wasn't blown away either. Great atmosphere and good service. The breakfast menu had very basic choices which were good but nothing special. The lunch menu looked better. I would come again for lunch next time.

Thank BeachCombers14
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

My family and I travelled to Inverness last summer for the first time and then again this summer. I chose this restaurant for breakfast and it was probably the worst breakfast I have ever been served. How can you mess up breakfast food? I talked...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Cute little restaurant in this small town. Service was not good. Food was very average and not inexpensive. Lunch for 2 was almost $30CAD. I would not visit again.

Thank Gemini5930
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We try to avoid the tourist traps (overpriced crap food) when eating in unfamiliar areas. Trip advisor helps quite a bit, and didn’t let us down here. Good pub fare. Real beef patties in the burgers ($12-17 with a side) ceasers were good. Lobster roll...More

Thank 752snailm
Reviewed August 25, 2018

My husband and I wanted to be sure we checked this place out, as it was our second trip to Inverness and we missed it last time. We stopped for an early dinner, so it wasn't busy, except for what seemed to be local folks....More

1  Thank GAbdan
Reviewed August 18, 2018

If there is one thing you need to taste at this place, it is their seafood chowder. It was awesome and the serving portion was large. There was a great selection of seafood in it, and the taste was simply amazing. I can't recommend this...More

Thank weisbrew1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Canadian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Avenue, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +1 902-258-3413
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