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Cocoa Pesto Bistro

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) #3 of 21 Restaurants in Windsor $$ - $$$ , , Gluten Free Options
494 King Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
+1 902-472-3300
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
4 weeks ago
“Oh sooo good AND lots of gluten free”
11 Apr 2017
“Special night out”
Closed Now
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Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
494 King Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely, well lighted, tastefully decorated restaurant with impeccable service, this bistro serves many gluten free and some vegan items. I started with the calamari, which was crisp, lightly battered and came with a tangy, delicious homemade dip. Not gluten free - I cheated a...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

For us this is a up scale restaurant. We like to indulge sometimes. I love in the winter when they put a fire on outside. You can get a 3 or 4 course meal for 50.00

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We took a guest for a special ocassion and were a little disappointed to be greeted by "Are you the ??? reservation". No we are not. Their table was decorated with lovely blue vases with artificial flowers. We said ours was a special occasion, but...More

Thank Lester R
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My wife and I came up to Windsor to explore the city and decided to finally stop here at Cocoa Pesto since we had so much about it. Friends from HFX know the owners and had also highly (and repeatedly) recommends it so we were...More

Thank 5scheidemona
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This Week’s FOODIE is for Cocoa Pesto in the Woodshire Inn on King Street in Windsor. We have never been disappointed in the many meals we’ve enjoyed here over the years. A visit to friends in Hantsport usually is a great opportunity to enjoy the...More

Thank JDavidHalifax
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had wonderful food that seemed to be prepared with the best of ingredients. The clams and chips special was nicely done in a Panko-type coating and the bacon haddock chowder was as creamy as any we have ever tasted. The 3 course meal deal...More

Thank Karen-Darrell P
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Hadn't been in for awhile, but it was lovely, the food was very good and the service was great. We will be back!

Thank mamalowe
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We were on a day trip to the valley and decided to stop for an early dinner late in the afternoon. The food was delicious - we had the dry rubbed ribs and spaghetti carbonara. The ribs came with tasty string cut French fries and...More

Thank skysam
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We love the Cocoa Pesto, and always have a great meal whether for lunch or dinner. I am a big fan of the pulled pork for lunch, and the sweet ribs for dinner. A sure winner every time.

Thank Mattt56
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The service is excellent and the food is superb. We always leave full and happy with the whole experience.

Thank Peggy H
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Lester R
What is on the menu for Sunday lunch time. Any specials?
8 April 2017|
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Response from 5scheidemona | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Unfortunately, I do not know. Please check their website or call them at (902) 472-3300 Cheers
Lester R
What is Sunday noontime menu special?
7 April 2017|
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Response from mamalowe | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer that I have not been there for Sunday at noon. But I am sure it would be lovely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 494 King Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 902-472-3300
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