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The Captain's Daughter

15 Hwy 217 | Next to the ferry, Freeport, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-839-2060
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Sep 2018
“excellent food”
13 Sep 2018
“best seafood!”
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CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
15 Hwy 217 | Next to the ferry, Freeport, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

great service , delicious dinner , large portions. reservation recommended. we had the scallops and the haddock dinner, it was amazing and so fresh

Thank Trek212990
Reviewed September 13, 2018

we had the chowder and half haddock half scallop dinner after our whalewatching trip. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Great service and wonderful meal presentation

Thank sunsandsnorkling
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I was very sad when I heard that Laveena's was no longer open but after going to the new restaurant that took over, the Captain's Daughter, I got over it. Fantastic and affordable local seafood, as well as some local beers and drinks.

Thank Stewie55
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Fresh seafood cooked without fuss or deep frying so you get the real taste. Homemade desserts and good coffee or a craft beer make for a great meal. Reasonable price and good portion size. Accessible for those with mobility issues. Vegetarian meal...More

Thank 780cat
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

The food here is excellent. Portions are large and reasonable. Only problem was I ate my excellent dinner and my sons also excellent melt in your mouth chicken dinner that he couldn’t finish. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. We walked in without a...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Lucky to get a table without a reservation. Enjoyed an early dinner before heading over to Brier Island for the night. Will come again!

Thank Marco L
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch after whale watching. The interior of the restaurant was charming and the food was fabulous. Our party of six had a range of food including salads, fish sandwich, chowder, and hamburgers. All delicious! Highly recommend for a casual, delicious meal

Thank 8839rad
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

A surprisingly diverse menu. Our fish was cooked perfectly. Clean washroom and friendly service. Worth the drive past the balancing rock scenic hike.

Thank LoveTravel798119
Reviewed August 25, 2018

My husband raved over the chowder which was full of scallops and I loved my green salad with berries. It's a quiet place that locals as well as ferry users frequent.

Thank Birgit G
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We visited this historic spot on the way back to the mainland and the lunch was faboo. My husband said the crab cake was the best he's ever had.

Thank CherylLikey
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Hwy 217 | Next to the ferry, Freeport, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 902-839-2060
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