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High Wheeler Cafe

Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-295-3006
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (83 reviews)
“scones” (73 reviews)
“sandwich” (52 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the place for breakfast in Baddeck. We were surprised that our hotel Telegraph House did not offer breakfast, despite having a fully functional dining room and kitchen. But it could not have competed with this little café opposite. It is very popular, but...More

Thank sheila c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While on a cruise shore excursion to Alexander Graham Bell museum (yawn) my husband & I stopped in Baddeck to have lunch at the High wheeler cafe. Our tour guide recommended it. We paid an extremely high price for a not so great lunch but...More

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had sitdown breakfast one morning, and took coffee and rolls another. Food was good, location and price were what you would expect.

Thank Scud1952
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is busy. The line for bakery items or menu order was long but moved quickly. We ordered vegetarian burgers that were made with the yummiest buns. Tried their oat cakes too. They were so delicious, kind of like a short bread cookie but...More

1  Thank HonugirlHawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the grilled cheese, bacon, and guacamole sandwich on fresh porridge bread. And the chowder was excellent

1  Thank Gardenhopper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food and ice cream. Great place for breakfast and lunch. Counter service but they deliver to the table. Nice patio.

1  Thank OldbonesH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is basic food served cafeteria style. The lady was friendly enough and the food was not bad. As expected the price was tourist rate. The deck outside is nice, but tour coach traffic and the resultant noise and exhaust fumes are something to be...More

Thank Kermit403
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fir lunch or breakfast this place rocks. They have the best gluten free bread I have ever had... flavorful and not dry. The scones are to die for as well as the chowder. The trail lunch is an excellent deal fir a day on the...More

Thank svh175
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in here for lunch after visiting the Alexander Graham Bell site. It is a bakery/cafe with seating inside and out. You order at the counter and pay. If its not something you take with you to your table they give you a number...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Dropped in for lunch after visiting the Alexander Graham Bell Museum and Historic Center. Had seafood chowder, and each purchased an apple-cranberry scone for the road.

Thank dennisrH8472DO
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April 3, 2016|
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Response from xlucent | Reviewed this property |
They're open from May thru October. In 2015, I'm pretty sure they opened the last weekend of April (around 4/28). They normally stay open in October until the Sunday after (Canadian) Thanksgiving. If you have a Facebook... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Baddeck
  • Phone Number: +1 902-295-3006
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