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High Wheeler Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, Canadian
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
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All reviews lunch scones sandwich bread apple strudel oatcakes bacon and eggs bagels soup wraps chicken ice cream baked goods cabot trail great bakery great place for breakfast smoked salmon
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

We stopped by this place on the way out of Baddeck for some pastries we could have for breakfast the following day. What a selection! It was hard to decide on what to buy but I settled on apple strudel and we also had a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StevoinMinnesoto
Reviewed October 21, 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sheila c
Reviewed October 14, 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bjs8757
Reviewed October 8, 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Scud1952
Reviewed September 30, 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank HonugirlHawaii
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Gardenhopper
Reviewed September 26, 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank OldbonesH
Reviewed September 24, 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kerry C
Reviewed September 22, 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank svh175
Reviewed September 19, 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom H
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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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