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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” (69 reviews)
“goat” (24 reviews)
“sandwiches” (76 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great place for breakfast or lunch. Freshly baked muffins, scones, sweets are delicious. The coffee is great, and it's surprising to find city-quality latte's in the middle of the country. Sandwiches on house-baked bread are fresh and generous. Expect crowds; it's the go-to place...More

Thank NatureLoverMass
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a seriously good spot for breakfast or lunch. Had the half sandwich and soup option and a peanut crunch slice from the bakery items. Went back the next day to make sure they were still as good and they were. A must stop...More

Thank Brisdave
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small cafe. Place your order at the counter and they bring the food to the table. Great soup and sandwiches. Also excellent chocolate chip cookies and oat cakes. A nice selection of cheese cakes and other fancy desserts although we did not sample the wares.

Thank WilmotValleyBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far the best coffee I had the entire time I was out east. Great spot to sit and socialize with friends or family. Staff weren't the most welcoming but were polite when taking our order and got our order correct which is...More

Thank MTBMama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic, lovingly prepared breakfasts and lunches! Half sandwich and bowl of the soup du jour is perfect all the time. The peanut butter/chocolate chip cookies are amazingly ADDICTIVE, even more than the ones I make myself! I picked up a bag of 6 cookies each...More

Thank RobbyofMaui
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always enjoy dropping in here for a bite. The place is in great shape and the food is very good to excellent.

Thank hinchesk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good place to eat a good bit , very homemade style, with the soup of the day, good homemade bread, and homemade lemon juice...a must...

Thank Peggy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the food here and bought some bakery stuff to take home because it was so good.Dessert is a must it was so good.

Thank T5244XMlaurab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I recently biked the Cabot Trail around Cape Breton and stopped here for lunch while cycling through the Margaree Valley. The service was prompt, and our lunch was fresh, tasty, and well-presented (chicken sandwich & mushroom soup). We were so impressed that...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On your trip to Cape Breton, don't miss this great café, half-way between Braddock and Cheticamp. Wonderful scones and sandwiches. Nice atmosphere.

Thank sonoita
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Sarah D
6 April 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$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 05:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 05:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 17:00
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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