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Seafood restaurant with patio dining looking over the beautiful Alma harbour. Fully licensed and pet friendly. Gluten and vegetarian options available as well as children's menu.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$37
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, Gastropub, Canadian
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered the fish (greasy), and the lobster roll. If this was the first time ever eating a lobster roll, we would never order one again. What a waste of money!!!

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best lobster roll and sweet potato fries ever, even the bread was locally sourced. Partner enjoyed the Buddha bowl. Excellent German chocolate cake to finish. Try the PPE drink- innovative and tasty! Despite being busy the service was fast, informative and super friendly. Five stars...all the way😊More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed April 10, 2022

We went here on the recommendation of our B&B host, and we are glad we did. Even though this was on a weekday in late September, we still had to wait close to 30 minutes to get an outside table. This was our first restaurant...stop in a 10-day tour through the maritimes, and what we did not realize at the time was these would be the best lobster rolls we would encounter. Why? The rolls were different. So was the sauce/remoulade they put on them. I can't define it better than that, but if you have the chance to eat here, i recommend you visit and decide for yourself. Outside atmosphere was nice with with fishing boats docked (or should I say grounded at low tide) right outside. Service was friendly, timely and capable. If we had one place from our trip to have another lobster roll, this would be it.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed March 26, 2022 via mobile

Very good food, friendly server, and great decor - we came through after hiking and the menu was perfect to recharge our batteries 👍 Recommended, Would repeat

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed September 15, 2021 via mobile

Our favourite place when we roll in. Patio has a great feel and view. Staff friendly and efficient. The Food as usual, Top Notch. Perfect place to relax with a pint after a long day.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed September 13, 2021

We stopped for lunch, on our recent tour of the east coast, and couldn’t have enjoyed more. Owners and staff went over and above to make visit perfect. Seafood chowder was the best I had, the whole trip.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 26, 2021 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Tuesday night and had to wait 5-10 mins for a seat on the patio. Dill pickle Cesars were delicious with a deep fried dill pickle as garnish. I had the deep fried cob of corn to start and it was...easily the best cob of corn I have ever had and I grow 2 acres of sweet corn every year. It was my first lobster roll ever and I found it quite good, and my Atlantic Canadian friends said it was the best around. Had it with the salad which was a great choice. Our waitress seemed cranky but owned up to it and apologized as she was short on sleep with young kids at home, she was really good though and well deserved of a generous tip.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 23, 2021

We stopped for lunch at the Tipsy Tails on NB day and had a fantastic meal. The service was quick, and the food was excellent. Prices were very reasonable as well. We enjoyed the restaurant and found the staff very friendly! We will definitely go...back next time we are in the area!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 10, 2021 via mobile

Saturday night in Alma... Get a reservation for the patio. Extensive craft beer menu with Holy Whale, Tire Shack, CAVOK. Elevated ingredients. Not your typical bar food. Duck confit tacos with roasted nectarines. We had: Pork tacos with roasted pineapple. Nacho Daddy Burger - make...no mistake this is not your typical burger. Topped with a few Doritos! How often do you have a burger and not add ketchup?!? Go for the extra Bougie Fries. You won't be disappointed! The combination of parmagiano reggiano and garlic aioli is fantastic! The bread pudding served with warm caramel sauce was a perfect ending. Jade is a local legend with personality to spare! Her local knowledge and ability to read a crowd was apparent. Serving dessert with 2 glasses of ice water. Genius. Make time to enjoy Alma and park your butt at Tipsys!More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 7, 2021 via mobile

Good food, friendly service and a very nice location overlooking the bay. Quite pricey but the lobster roll was delicious!

Date of visit: July 2021
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If you use the back entry there is a patio (where you want to be anyway) where you can tie your dog to the other side of a short fence. I don't know about inside the restaurant, but the back side had a number of dogs on the... More
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Yes, Tipsy Tails Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Tipsy Tails Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5