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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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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cookies” (65 reviews)
“goat” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (71 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 5 days ago

Definitely worth a stop! We had sandwiches and some baked goods and they were both delicious! Came back a second time just for their lemonade- it is out of this world.

Thank JuliaSophieC
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Dancing Goat came highly recommended to me from a local that I met. I knew it was on the way I was headed so decided to stop for breakfast. They were busy but moved very quickly to serve the lineup. I bought some peanut...More

Thank monnomestgrace
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch one day and it was really busy! But it was really easy to order the food and find a seat (it seems like a lot of people were taking things to go). I had half an avocado and bacon sandwich and...More

1  Thank MMaceachern1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place to eat lunch while driving through and saw the pile of cars parked outside of this place, then decided to give it a try. It was so busy in here, but so worth it. We each got the avocado...More

1  Thank Megan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way back from Gillis Mountain Trail Rides. We got sandwiches and salads to go. The food was fresh, unique and delicious. The atmosphere was open and airy and the service was quick (for Cape Breton).

Thank Familyof5fromMD
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish I could have visited many more times to try all the amazing looking bakery treats and breads. The sandwiches all looked fabulous too

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Surprisingly good. Home cooked breakfast and great lattes. Great ambience and lots of comfortable seating. Baked goods looked amazing too.

Thank Leah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, the sandwiches were incredible, the desserts were good, I will definitely go back for the sandwiches though

Thank Will2828L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The breakfast sandwiches are delicious here. The pancakes are okay and the eggs and bacon are mediocre. We also got sandwiches to go for a picnic. These sandwiches are huge! Beware of added condiments that a child may not like.

Thank aerync
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to arrive at 8 am heading here for breakfast before jumping onto the Cabot Trail. We were one of several couples and got our order in and were served just before the place filled up around 9 am with lineups out the...More

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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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