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Herring Choker Deli

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Deli
10158 Highway 105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
+1 902-295-2275
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (39 reviews)
“sandwiches” (63 reviews)
“oatcakes” (21 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Deli, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10158 Highway 105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a nice lunch here, enjoyed our sandwich and soup. We sat outside on a sunny day but it was truck after truck, should have taken lunch to go or sat inside. Nice place to stop.

Thank janeteshaw
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped to buy Oatcakes (The Best !) and stayed for breakfast and coffee. Nice way to start the day. Why does anyone ever go to a chain when this is down the road? Best little bakery. This is a mandatory stop for us whenever we...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

All around great experience. Food is delicious and staff are very friendly and nice. Love the old couch just like my grandma's.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here. Sat on the outdoor patio. Service was a bit slow for soup and salad but food was very good. Would return.

Thank halifaxer2009
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Located right on Hwy 5, this little "eat in or take away" spot is great for travelers on a schedule. Well-priced half or full sandwiches or wraps with various meat, cheese and/or veggie fillings are featured. Soups are available, too, and the various breads are...More

Thank Len L
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Not my first time here. I just jeep coming back. If you're looking for a friendly atmosphere and delicious food, this is the place to come!

Thank Jon B
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We have travelled the Cabot Trail many, many times and this spot is always a great stop for coffee, soups, salads, sandwiches and sweets made on premises.

Thank samsons4568
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

This eatery has been one of our favorites for years. The soups are always yummy and the sandwiches and wraps never disappoint! We love to get "food to go" before a hike, or- on our way back to town after a morning out. Linda, the...More

Thank janbK6058QR
Reviewed September 22, 2017

We did not actually eat at this restaurant as it was already closed when we arrived (the motel where we were staying having given us the incorrect information about hours of operation). The owner of the restaurant just happened to be outside in her car...More

2  Thank Ross L
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Food was good but very expensive. Fairly health-nut friendly. Oatcakes were tasty, lobster sandwich was good.

1  Thank katharine_moulds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10158 Highway 105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Baddeck
  • Phone Number: +1 902-295-2275
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The Herring Choker Deli is a bakery/cafe/deli located just outside of Baddeck and minutes away from the start of the world famous Cabot Trail. We serve fresh homemade breads, sweets, soups, salads, sandwiches and wraps!!!
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