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The Pearl Eatery

$$$$Seafood, ,
7792 Cavendish Rd, North Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
+1 902-963-2111
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“halibut” (24 reviews)
“lamb” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Contemporary, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7792 Cavendish Rd, North Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I, up in Canada from Massachusetts, visited The Pearl in August 2018. We had wonderful meal after wonderful meal while on PEI for 6 days. The Pearl was not among them. Small portions of barely adequate servings of food at way too...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David02543
Reviewed September 20, 2018

So we kept the Pearl as our last meal on this 2 week trip to PEI as we are leaving in the AM after a memorable stay. So happens that this night was the Pearl’s last night for the 2018 season with the year”s menu....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WhiteLakeDan
Reviewed September 14, 2018

The brothers three and their wives’ final meal for their Maritimes reunion was at this pricey but fabulous restaurant served by a personable, saucy waitress from Australia originally. The food was presented in a most-appealing fashion and tasted good enough to eat!!! Has received national...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank anndave2015
Reviewed September 12, 2018

My wife and I were visiting beautiful Prince Edward Island. One of our stops was in lovely Rustico where we stayed in a lovely B&B, The Barachois Inn. We will be reviewing this B&B later as it deserves its own page. As we had arrived...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jirair M
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Our party of four had a really lovely meal - the menu is short but interesting and we all had a chance to taste a number of the dishes. Locally sourced produce combined with a light hand in the kitchen made for a delicious dinner....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank G and R W
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

A friend and i dined here on our visit to pei. She had heard good reviews so we decided to try it out. We had a lovely raspberry spritzer and a scallop risotto to start. I chose the steak and she had the hodge podge...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Y5048UKpaulal
Reviewed September 7, 2018

The food was beautifully presented and tasted delicious. The halibut was heavenly and the steaks and desserts perfect. Service was just right. One thing - my meal was served on a plate that had a visible chip. Considering the menu prices I felt that was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trudy M
Reviewed September 5, 2018

My wife and I loved this restaurant. Great service from second one. The cocktails were fantastic as well. If you are looking for fine dining on the island, this is one place that shouldn't be missed.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ChrisMullin
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Absolutely stunning! Like out of a fairytale. We drove by and had to turn around to eat here, as it was so intriguing. The food was fantastic and presented beautifully. Our waitress was from Australia and was a delight. I cant say enough good things...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Brett R
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Our visit to the PEARL was phenomenal! We were greeted at the door by the owner and guided upstairs to our table. The décor is chic and charming, the staff are friendly, gracious, accommodating, knowledgeable, attentive... The detail to the preparation and in the presentation...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Holly O
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Response from grindoc | Reviewed this property |
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August 7, 2015|
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Response from Franklinmacd | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. But it is a nice restaurant so I would not go in shorts and t-shirt. But that is just me. I always like to dress up when I go out. It makes the evening seem more special.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$45
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7792 Cavendish Rd, North Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  North Rustico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-963-2111
  • E-mail
NOW CLOSED FOR THE 2018 SEASON - SEE YOU IN JUNE 2019! The Pearl is a true farm to table restaurant located between the picturesque fishing village of North Rustico and Cavendish Beach on Prince Edward Islands North Shore. Once you step foot into this eatery, it becomes apparent why it has become a destination restaurant not to be missed. There is a love of detail that shows up not only in the food, but in the Pearl's ambience as well. The Pearl strives towards excellence, supporting local artists, farmers, fishers and foragers with the philosophy that sharing a meal that is fresh, creative and visual in an inspired setting, is simply the way it should be.
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