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Big Intervale Fishing Lodge

3719 Big Intervale Road, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
+1 902-248-2275
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“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (5 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3719 Big Intervale Road, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

I have been there once during winter because i went for a SkiDoo ride. It was perfect the ambiance was really relaxing and perfect to warm up for a bit with a nice cold drink. The meal was really saisfying.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank SocieteMiCareme
Reviewed October 21, 2017

While on a trip through the Margaree area to see the beautiful fall foliage, my wife and I stopped at the Big Intervale Fishing Lodge. We were a touch lost and looking for directions to Cape Clear, a local look-off(google it, it's worth checking out!)...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank AcadianBassplayer
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We were in the middle of a week trip in Cape Breton and this was by far the best place we stayed. From the owners, cabins, to the food, everything was above our expectations. I can't say enough about the food, we had a package...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 383jamiey
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Turning off the main road onto a dirt road and driving for 20 minutes into the wilderness is not something one usually does to find a great dining experience. But this is exactly what one will do to find the "Salmon Camp". After that 20...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Ridge4
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Also known as "The Salmon Camp" This literally is the end of the road, but so worth it. Big Intervale was a real town in 1900, but now is the most remote accessible portion of the Margaree River. The drive from the Margaree Valley is...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank OldOldBob
Reviewed October 25, 2016

People drove hours to come to this restaurant for the food! The pork chop with bacon, salmon and steaks are all very delicious. I wish I stay long enough to try all the dishes. The dessert of apple pie with ice cream are so good!...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Onthewings
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Big Intervale was so refreshing. The accommodations were excellent, the food was plentiful and quality, and the fire pit was good to come back to and relax by at the end of a long day. I had my doubts about the nine-mile trip in but...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank tmanaoconnell
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We were a family of four, brother, sister and 80-something parents, who needed a place to stay for a night between golfing in Inverness and Ingonish. We managed to secure a reservation at the fishing lodge. What a delight! Though the road in worried one...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank evamy
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Fresh fish, beef, chicken, pasta...they've got it all. Delicious, fresh salad to start and beautifully prepared main courses in a comfortable dining space. Excellent service, too.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Terrell J
Reviewed August 21, 2016

The owners, Ruth and Hermann, run the place with an eye for comfort, kindness and familiarity. The 3 meals a day were all wonderful; come hungry.They arranged our fishing outing.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Sandra P
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  • Address: 3719 Big Intervale Road, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Margaree Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 902-248-2275
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