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By the Bay

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7202 Main Street, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
+1 902-963-2290
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“beef stew” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Diner
$$ - $$$
7202 Main Street, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Being on vacation, we love to eat a hearty breakfast! The first morning we ate here on 6/17, the food was delicious and our waitress was excellent, which made for a great dining experience. The next morning, on 6/18, we returned and ate almost the...More

Thank Angelpam99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family breakfast was great. Wait staff was very friendly and efficient. The food arrived quickly and was plentiful. Coffee flowed freely which was nice. Will return here again.

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to eat at the Blue Mussel, but the wait time was too long and we were hungry. We opted for By the Bay. There wasn't a wait here....should have been our first clue. We order the lobster roll, fish and chips and a...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn’t sure what to expect but since not much was open, we gave it a try. Our server was great and told us the fish had just been caught that morning for the fish and chips so we all got it. It was amazing. Probably...More

Thank disneygirl202
Reviewed April 24, 2018

While this was the only restaurant open during low season, the food was very good. The service was friendly and the staff always had on smiles. Great home cooking for anyone missing that touch.

Thank Lynne L
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Was touring the island before myCPS-ECP confernce started in Charlottetown. This restaurant was recommended bya local that since it was end of season this might still be open and one in New Glasgow. Since this was closer stopped here. Had the fish and chips whis...More

Thank Brunswickmews
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

We were in Cavendish towards end of October when most of restaurant business either closed or boarded up. So, we thankful for tripadvisor fellow friends, where we found this family friendly restaurant, with helpful staffs, good foods, affordable price and decent portion. Simple, decent, easy...More

Thank ant7007
Reviewed October 22, 2017

A group of us met for breakfast to celebrate a friend's birthday. The breakfast menu is comprehensive - some choosing the healthy option of poached egg and toast and at the other end of the scale, the birthday boy chose the full works. I had...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Sunday morning breakfast the place was full. The breakfast when it came was very good the issue is it is obvious that they were understaffed. One waitress was working our area approximately 12 tables took a long time to get waited on and even longer...More

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed October 5, 2017

This eatery cooks good down home fare and is suitable for the whole family.I had the lobster roll and my friend had fish and chips (both served with cole slaw). I also chose a delicious side order of the house potato salad. The overall feel...More

Thank DeeVee2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7202 Main Street, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Rustico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-963-2290
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