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Blue Mussel Cafe

) #1 of 4 Restaurants in Rustico $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Soups
312 Harbourview Drive | North Rustico Harbor, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
+1 902-963-2152
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 days ago
“Great choice”
4 days ago
“Amazing place!”
Open Now
11:30 - 15:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
312 Harbourview Drive | North Rustico Harbor, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We travel to pei each year and always eat here at least twice. The food is superb and a great menu. The staff is really friendly and the owner is always working the floor to ensure everyone is happy. Beautiful water side spot with seating...More

Thank raywestgarth
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had hoped for better Appetizer of crab cake and halibut cake was a winner Pan fried haddock was soaked in butter. Too oily to eat. Ordered an extra tea biscuit which was savory and delish. Hubby liked his chowder which he said was a whole...More

Thank Tabbi G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a popular place because after we were seated and ordered at around 4:30 the place just began to fill up. Always a good sign. We chose the lobster dip to start. It was hot and tasty with lots of cheese and lobster. Thin...More

Thank easytrvlr
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our party of four had a lovely dinner at the Blue Mussel Cafe last Friday. It was our first time there and we were all impressed. The service was wonderful all evening, starting with the hostess at the door and ending with the owner, Steve,...More

1  Thank RoseandMikePEI
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped by today for lunch on our way back to Point Prim. We were seated right away. I ordered Caesar Salad with Lobster, my husband had a chicken rollup with potato wedges. This little gem is on the water in North Rustico. We sat...More

Thank justtravelingthru9
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the blue mussel twice in 2 days because it was SO good! The restaurant was recommended to us by our hosts at the rotating house and it was fantastic. We were on our honeymoon and the staff all signed a card and made...More

1  Thank ccosta1234
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were pleasantly surprise by this wonderful restaurant. They serve excellent fresh mussels halibut fish sandwich and lobster roll. We had one of each share and it is delicious! Great for couples families or singles and you get nice views. It's waterfront.

1  Thank donnachan2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

Right on the water! We got there just before 5, got the lunch menu. Hubby got 3 oysters in wine to start. He said they were awesome, didnt even need to dip them in the butter. He also had the small order of mussels. Plenty...More

1  Thank kami3Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good and the atmosphere was great, right on the small harbour. Beautiful sunset dining on outdoor patio.

Thank Tony O
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short wait, but well worth it. The seafood bubbly bake is beyond delish. Will be back without a doubt!!

1  Thank Barbara G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Please excuse my confusion, but I have found conflicting information regard your hours...are you open on Sundays?? My thanks for your attention.
9 September 2016|
Response from Blue M | Property representative |
Yep. We are open everyday between now and October 5th 2016..... Hope to see you soon!
When do you start turning people away during the evening? We showed up at 8:20 and were treated with no courtesy.
9 August 2016|
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Response from Jennie M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, we went mid afternoon around 2:30ish....
When do you start turning people away during the evening? We showed up at 8:20 and were treated with no courtesy.
9 August 2016|
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Response from Blue M | Property representative |
I'm sorry to hear that you were turned away. We did have an extremely busy day today and at 8:20 the wait list was close to an hour. Our last seating is at 9pm and due to the wait time are still seating some of our last... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$23
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Harbourview Drive | North Rustico Harbor, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Rustico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-963-2152
  • E-mail
The Blue Mussel Cafe is a seasonal seafood restaurant located in North Rustico Harbour, PEI just off the beaten path. We specialize in FRESH seafood and strive to provide food that is as fresh and local as possible. We offer a large variety of delicious and wholesome meals with NO deep fried food. We are committed to offering an authentic PEI dining experience and a view that you will never forget!
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