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Harbour Restaurant

15299 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
+1 902-224-1144
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (57 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15299 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed dinner in the room overlooking the harbour. Although they were serving another large group, the service was attentive and reasonably fast. My husband had the Crab Dinner and was very impressed. I had the Chicken Breast and it was ok. The Caesar Salad...More

Thank LoriB42
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an average restaurant that seems to cater to the tourism crowd, so perhaps no need to over achieve with a captured audience. Just OK food if you keep it simple. Recommend calling for reservation and table in somewhat private bump out overlooking inlet....More

Thank tww37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incrediblly bad food. Ordered a seafood chowder it came cold, bun was hard as a rock and chowder tasted slimy. Food order was also lost took an hour to get food. Alot of desserts and buns were being warm up in the microwave. Beware, not...More

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the lobster rolls. Lobster portion was skimpy and consisted of several pieces of claw meat but no tail meat. Fries were bland. Coleslaw was definitely not homemade. Very overpriced.

Thank hac30188
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this restaurant five times in last 4 years during my travels of the Cabot Trail. Each time my partner and I ( who lives in North Sydney, Cape breton ( while I live in Montreal ) make sure we stop in for...More

Thank myra1972
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food, service and location are all top notch. We all had fresh seafood and loved it. Cheticamp is a nice town.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very surprised to find that the meal we had a the Harbour Restaurant turned out to be the one we enjoyed the most during our week long stay in NS. Pleasant surprise in this quaint little fishing village. I had the seafood fettuchini...More

Thank intersales999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Both couples ordered lobster quesadillas. Don't! About 6 small pieces of lobster in the whole thing, chewy & some fishy tasting for an EXTRA $14!! All we could really taste was mushrooms. Prob the worst meal we will have on our entire...More

Thank 3cathyg3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was buzzing the night we arrived & we were lucky to get a table. The location is superb, right on the little harbour looking out to the setting sun.. We had an excellent meal which was also great value, and made a return...More

Thank dinah1Dublin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The title above says it all. Enjoyed the seafood pasta meal and the service was fine. Well worth a visit.

Thank Youngcannyscot
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Questions & Answers
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Manager3800 | Property representative |
Yes, we accept reservations... please call us at 1-902-224-1144. See you soon :)
August 27, 2017|
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Response from Manager3800 | Property representative |
We are opened daily, from mid april to mid oct (approx. April 15-oct 20 ... each year varies, but these are roughly our open and close dates of each season... we are closed from November to April). Our restaurant opens every... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15299 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Cheticamp
  • Phone Number: +1 902-224-1144
  • E-mail
Located along Cheticamp Harbour, We have the best spot to capture an amazing sunset and watch the fishing boats drive by. We serve fresh seafood, steaks, pastas, ribs and much more. We do have a casual bar, and a kids menu available. We also offer FREE shuttle service within the Cheticamp Region only. Please call or drop in to inquire on this service.
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