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McCurdy's Dining Room

257 Shore Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
+1 902-295-2340
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“maple salmon” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
257 Shore Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 4 or us were doing an east coast road trip through Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and PEI right after our Canadian Thanksgiving. We spent 2 nights in Baddeck right down the street from McCurdy's and decided to try it. We were all...More

Thank mikeinOntario
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! It is great to get such wonderful feedback and we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. I will pass along you nice comments to the staff and especially to Haley! We were so fortunate to have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice views, good service, okay food. We may have made a mistake and ordered the buffet, but nothing on the menu looked that good. The buffet was there for a bus tour I believe. It was okay, but nothing special. The mussels were without sauce,...More

Thank Lovetraveling99
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience in our dining room. Please accept our apologies that your meal was not as you expected. I will certainly discuss the buffet options with the Chef. We appreciate your comments as it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely dinner here, service was very good and dinner was delicious. We both ordered maple salmon and it was fresh and perfectly prepared. Some of the best salmon we've ever had. We shared a generous portion of bread pudding with sauce, it...More

Thank Sonia T
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. The maple salmon has been one of our top meals for the last several years! We are so pleased you enjoyed the home baked bread pudding as well! Again, thank you for your kind words and we hope you...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

This restaurant has a yearly Thanksgiving buffet - no other options. The staff, however, do not appear to know how to handle a buffet. We didn't get water until flagged someone down, had to remove our own plates so that we could start dessert; other...More

Thank 86JEM
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for letting us know about your experience with the Thanksgiving buffet dinner. Please accept our apologies that we were not up to our standards that evening. We truly appreciate your comments so we will know where we can improve for the future. I...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Ordered fish cakes, arugula salad with scallops and the burger. Fish cakes were tiny and you could barely taste any of the fish. Salad was very good, but the four added scallops for $9 were tiny. Burger was the best value, well seasoned, served with...More

Thank Mics71
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you for your review and for taking the time to advise us of your experience. Please accept our apologies that your meal was not as you expected. Your comments are greatly appreciated as they will help us to improve upon our products and services...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner at this restaurant... the food was very good and we had a fabulous water view. It’s not a cosy restaurant though, it’s part of a large lodge that had a couple of bus tours there; so feels a little “hotel-ish” and lacking...More

Thank KateJohn
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you for your review and your comments of your recent visit with us. Comments such as yours are always wonderful to receive as they help us to improve wherever possible. Please dine with us again if you are ever back in the area. Thank...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018

We arrived in Baddeck on a week night in early September around 8:30 and even though McCurdy's was closing at 9:00 they seated us. The servers were very efficient and considerate. The chowder was the best we had on our two week trip to NS...More

Thank Tenn4ever
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

It was wonderful to read your great comments about your visit to our dining room. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal and hope you will return if you are ever back in the area. Thank you.

Reviewed September 12, 2018

Ate dinner and breakfast here while staying at Lodge. Food was very fresh and tasty. Enjoyed the maple flavored salmon and the curry seafood pasta for dinner and French toast and pancakes for breakfast. We used the take out service and staff was sure to...More

Thank awaywegoFlorida
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you for your great review of your recent visit to our dining room. I am so pleased you enjoyed your meals and the fabulous view of the Bras d'Or Lakes! Please visit with us again on your next trip to the area. Thank you...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

If you're cruising the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton and find yourself in Baddeck, consider eating at McCurdy's Dining Room at the Silver Dart Inn. McCurdy's is physically part of the Inn - so the restaurant is somewhat geared to guests of the inn but...More

Thank don j
DeniseM5055, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thank you very much for your excellent review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us and hope you will return for a future visit! Thank you.

Reviewed August 28, 2018

We ate here while staying at MacNeil House which is located on the property. The fish and chips were very tasty and the beer was nice and cold. The restaurant is located on the hill with a great view of the water.

Thank 78redsox
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Thank you for your great review. It is greatly appreciated.

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February 22, 2018|
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Response from RoulstonValerie | Reviewed this property |
I can’t recall but we had a wonderful lobster dinner at the Baddeck Lobster Dinner restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Shore Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Baddeck
  • Phone Number: +1 902-295-2340
  • E-mail
Description
McCurdy's Dining room is open from Mid May to Mid October for breakfast and dinner. Our a-la-carte menu is always available, and our popular breakfast buffet is featured most mornings from mid July through September. It features a wide selection of delicious breakfast items including eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, French toast, fresh fruit, yogurts, and much more! Join us for dinner in McCurdy's Dining Room while enjoying one of the best views in Cape Breton. McCurdy's evening menu features fresh and local ingredients from the land and the sea. Whether you're getting on the road early and need a breakfast-on-the-run or you'll be exploring our beautiful Island, picnic meals are available with advance notice. Please inquire at the front desk, and we'll be happy to pack a picnic for you.
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