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The Union Street Cafe

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183 Commercial St, Berwick, Nova Scotia B0P 1E0, Canada
+1 902-538-7787
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Berwick, Nova Scotia, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed a yummy lunch visit today with a friend at Union Street. Had the tomato Parmesan soup, tasty with an amazing in house tea biscuit. The soup was accompanied with a really yummy, fresh Caesar salad... perfect amount of garlic! Chef Chris continues to do an outstanding job! Service was very attentive and friendly. Decor is always fun, decorated beautifully... More 

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Halifax
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94 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday we stopped at the Union Street for lunch. It is usually quite busy and it was yesterday too. However, after we were seated and water was passed from a nearby table where a group was lunching and not all expected had arrived, we were left with the menu for almost 15 minutes before wait staff re-appeared. A beer ordered... More 

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Somerset , NS
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got a take-out order of fish and chips. There was no cole slaw nor tartar sauce in the bag. Worst of all the fries must have came from the dregs of the cooker , they were overcooked and hard , and really not edible. The fish wasn't bad. Later that night I had a sore stomach trying to digest those... More 

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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144 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This place came highly recommended by friends, so we chose a wet Saturday to drive there for lunch. We weren't disappointed. The vacant parking spots right outside suggested it wasn't going to be busy - and we were only the second guests. But by the time we left, there were another half-dozen tables occupied. If you just look at the... More 

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Thank britt77
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We enjoyed a delicious supper at The Union Street Cafe while travelling the Annapolis valley. First impression was that it was a cozy small town diner but were we in for a pleasant surprise. The menu was not typical but varied in choice, and as platters were served to tables around us our mouths watered making it even more difficult... More 

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Thank katherine r
Montreal, Canada
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We happened to be in Berwick the evening of a Blues/Jazz event at the cafe. We shared a massive pile of ribs and sweet potato fries, YUM! But the music was a real treat, Joe Murphy with his raspy bluesy voice was wonderful.

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Thank Momrish
Thomasville, North Carolina
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is a great Café/Pub that has live local entertainment on the weekend. It's divided into two sections ,one with windows, tables and chairs. The other has a bar,stage,and table but darker. We at a the bar. We had the Club Sandwich with a greek salad and the Union Street burger and seafood chowder. The meal was great but the... More 

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Thank Marty H
Calgary
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Union Street Cafe - five of us went for dinner and a concert on a September Saturday night. We were a bit late and the room was full. But our reserved table was waiting. The food was good and the concert excellent. If they put more cheese on the nachos it would have been appreciated. There was a delay in... More 

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Thank Mila W
Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The food was tasty, plentiful and the menu had different options. A great atmosphere to meet with friends.

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Thank Jo-Anne W
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

It was hard to find a menu online but after that everything was good. The waitress that took our call was knowledgeable and the food was ready in 20 minutes, as she said. I had a double burger (jonnys special) and my son has the apple burger. We also had the onion rings and some fries. All was still hot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Bar, Cafe, International, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Commercial St, Berwick, Nova Scotia B0P 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Berwick
  • Phone Number: +1 902-538-7787

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?