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Lighthouse Cafe

225 Water Street | Brier Island Hostel, Westport, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0, Canada
+1 902-839-2273
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (25 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
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Fast food, Canadian, Cafe
225 Water Street | Brier Island Hostel, Westport, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

anyone who has ever visited the island knows there isn't much in the way of options for dining. We came at the end of the tourist season so nearly everything had already closed down operations. The only other place to eat was a bit too...More

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Staff is very pleasant and accommodating. It is a small operation, about the only place to eat, has pressure periods with whale watching boats coming inland, local fishermen and tourists all hitting at once. Do a good job of keeping traffic flowing. Food is what...More

Thank danearle
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This is your typical greasy spoon but given it's location, it also has a couple of local seafood options. I had the scallops and fries, both were excellent.

Thank Stewie55
Reviewed September 3, 2018

They had fast and fabulous service. They went out of their way to accommodate our picky daughter and her irritating eating habits. Thank you for making a difficult part of our day, wonderful!

Thank Nikki S
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Good food, timely service and reasonable for lunch. They may have had non deep fried options but we weren't interested as the stuff they fried up was delicious!

Thank Jeanette797
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We had the pleasure of visiting Brier Island in August. One of the things we were most anticipating (being from Ontario and all) were reacquainting ourselves with the region's amazing scallops. We tried the scallop wrap (jumbo yummy scallops served up on a lettuce leaf)...More

Thank CherylLikey
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The fish and chips are wonderful. To order you go to the cash desk. if eating in, they bring the food to your table and then you pay as you depart at the cash desk. My fish was under-cooked and the staff took care of...More

Thank Kimmybear2014
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We were on Brier Island for a whale watching tour and the Lighthouse Cafe was recommended as a good spot to eat. They were right. Great fast food at very resonable prices ! Good hot dogs and hot chrispy fries.

Thank lwdem
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Small and cozy atmostphere while enjoying a fresh seafood meal. Eat in or eat outside and enjoy the view and fresh air.

Thank 743odettew
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Took friends The for fish and chips the service was very good the place seem quite clean but the fish just did not make it the batter was done on the out side but very under cooked on the inside to the point most was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Canadian, Cafe
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Water Street | Brier Island Hostel, Westport, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Brier Island  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 902-839-2273
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