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Happy Clam Cafe and Grill

15559 Cabot trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
+1 902-224-3888
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (19 reviews)
“fish and chips” (16 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Soups, Canadian, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
15559 Cabot trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed a late lunch at the Happy Clam. We shared a huge Fish Taco plus Seafood Chowder and Biscuit. The food was tasty and the service fast. Good for a quick bite with nice views of the harbour.

Thank LoriB42
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A simple little place to have a quick meal. Friendly staff,great atmosphere and breakfast was enough to satisfy us. Price was great also.

Thank Wirejoiner
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the Happy Clam for Supper. Very cozy atmosphere with amazing staff. The Fish & Chips are amazing. I had the two piece meal and it was more than enough, but if you feel like challenging yourself it also comes in a three...More

Thank NBTraveller73
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only there at breakfast time. Excellent food, great price, fantastic service. The views of the harbor were perfect also.

Thank Larry M
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If the locals eat here, it must be good. The fish cakes were hot and crispy, heavy on the potato. The chow — pickled green tomatoes — was delicious. Lots of other menu options, including burgers, chowder and lobster rolls. Lots of seating options. Nice...More

Thank Resamhor
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast here. Very homey atmosphere and it looked like we were joined by local people. The omelets and bacon were amazing. The service was very friendly and quck!

Thank webbjul
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast, everything was cooked to our liking. Staff was friendly and the restraint was clean and the service was prompt. All in all a great little place to grab breakfast overlooking the water.

Thank TravelCouple998
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for breakfast, nice little place. I liked my meal, my husband's eggs weren't how he asked for them, but overall, the food was fresh and tasty.

Thank cutecapers
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We read on TA how good the chowder was, so decided to give it a try Unlike most of the chowders we have had it was not drowned with cream and there was a lot of fish. I felt there was a little too much...More

1  Thank HSeeingtheworld
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you. I have reduced the potatoes twice in 3 years. Cheers. Michele

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish & chips, fricot, wine and beer. Stop here, you won't be disappointed. Also great sea views!Prices are excellent.

Thank Gloria V
HappyClammer2018, Owner at Happy Clam Cafe and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Gloria! Was a pleasure to have you and your family.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$31
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups, Canadian, Cafe
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15559 Cabot trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Cheticamp
  • Phone Number: +1 902-224-3888
  • E-mail
Description
Counter service for ordering and food and cutlery brought to your table when ready. Lots of Gluten Free Options to choose from including Gluten Free Panko break crumbs for Pan Fried Fish.
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