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Dancing Goat Cafe & Bakery

6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
+1 902-248-2727
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cookies” (81 reviews)
“goat” (28 reviews)
“sandwiches” (97 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had two lunches here as we enjoyed the food so much. Excellent quiche, soup and sandwiches and fair prices. Refillable coffee too.

Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by a friend. We arrived as a family (of 4) and each had one of the best sandwiches we have ever had. Their porridge bread is out of this world good. We stopped back the next day for an...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a very authentic and friendly local place. The breakfast I had was excellent, the staff very friendly. Would definitely come back!

Thank MattCologne
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We are so glad we made the drive to have breakfast here. The oatmeal was so good and the Breakfast Sandwiches were awesome. We left with some peanut butter chocolate chip cookies to eat later and they too did not disappoint.

Thank Robin P
Reviewed October 30, 2018

heard it was a must stop.so we stopped and had a great breakfast.even took some muffins to go.wayne mccarron

Thank wayne m
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Great little stop on the cabot trail. Great espresso and bakery! The cookies go awesome with the coffee. Great staff and free wifi.

Thank Darryl C
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Thank you for having gluten free bread!!! This made me so happy! Everything is delicious! I think you guys need to expand again to twice the size! Long lines, hard to find a table.

Thank Jennsteele
Reviewed October 17, 2018

You order at the counter and your lunch is brought to your table. The food is succulent, made with first quality products. The service is extremely efficient, and the desserts are to die for. They also sell baked products to take out. Try the chocolate...More

Thank ghislainepoitras
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Stopped in for breakfast and the place was packed. Don’t let that scare you a lot of folks do takeout. The breakfast was very inexpensive and delicious. We took home a few squares for dessert which were nice and fresh. Worth stopping in and I...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

A year since our last visit to Cape Breton, we couldn't wait to get back to the Dancing Goat. Everything is made fresh with love. The egg salad sandwich is delicious. I always pair it with a nice fresh salad.

Thank OctopusInAKilt
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Sarah D
April 6, 2015|
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Response from Arktikman | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are vegetarian items such as salads and a sandwich available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  North East Margaree
  • Phone Number: +1 902-248-2727
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