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Rhubarb Restaurant

8650 Peggys Cove Rd, Indian Harbour, Nova Scotia B3Z 3P4, Canada
+1 902-821-3013
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“rhubarb cake” (26 reviews)
“lobster roll” (65 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8650 Peggys Cove Rd, Indian Harbour, Nova Scotia B3Z 3P4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our first visit to Halifax we knew we wanted to visit Peggy's Cove. Then we decided to look for a good place to have lunch while in the area. My wife said she loved rhubarb pie but rarely had a chance to enjoy it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KenVicLee
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We dined here during a family vacation with our two young children. We called ahead to ensure it was appropriate to bring a 2 and 4 YO. The restaurant staff was super welcoming and said no problem and we saw several other children when we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NorkySanDiego_CA_USA
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Took mom and the girls to Rhubarb yesterday. The food, service and just the over all atmosphere of the restaurant was just great. It is a little bit of a drive but oh so worth it when you get there. The kitchen can put out...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mamalowe
Reviewed November 10, 2018

We were there for lunch and it was really nice! I had some spaghetti with cream sauce, tomatoes and some other vegetables and it was delicious! My dad had some fish with chickpea and it was also really good! Even there were not many people,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank magdalenaKoci
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Very nice, cozy, place for excellent food. The lobster rolls are amazing, and so was the clam chowder. The staff is very friendly. Excellent all around!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank simpletulip
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Staff is friendlly, food is delicious, entertainment enjoyable. Didn't go just once but twice in a 7 day span.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PrincessSherry
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We stopped in for Lunch one day on our trip to Nova Scotia. They served us the best Seafood Chowder we ever had. It was full of seafood and not overcooked, even smoked mackeral was in it. Would stop again if ever in the area.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank V6105HGloris
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening, the ambiance was lovely, the service was kind and very attentive to detail. We had the pan fried haddock- WOW best fish I had, small critique about the salad dressing that acompanied the dish I didn't feel was the right...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank liak461
Reviewed October 23, 2018

After having Rhubarb recommended to me just a few days before finding myself in Peggy's Cove, it only made sense for my friends and I to give it a shot! Upon arrival we were told it wouldn't be long for a table to clear up...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank imrebeccam
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant food made with layers of flavor, cozy ambiance, beautiful views and summer patio. The haddock burger and Saturday night burger are great along with the garlic fingers. Their garden salad is so simple but so delicious. We love the ginger and root beer and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travelsoothesthesoul
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April 28, 2018|
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Response from djbucklerhubarb | Property representative |
June 1-October 31, we are open every day until 9pm.
August 2, 2017|
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Response from POTTERS-LONDON | Reviewed this property |
Booked over 6 months ahead for 11 people at 7pm arrived at 6.50pm and the table was not ready, we had to wait.
September 25, 2015|
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Response from djbucklerhubarb | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in rhubarb restaurant. Please contact us directly , 902 821 3013. We would love to have you celebrate your special anniversary with us, I guarantee we will not disappoint.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8650 Peggys Cove Rd, Indian Harbour, Nova Scotia B3Z 3P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Indian Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 902-821-3013
  • E-mail
If you want fresh, locally-sourced food served in a casual atmosphere among friends, Rhubarb is it. Operators, Jim and Diane Buckle care a lot about their food and their customers and it shows. Together, they have crafted a tasty array of seasonal, value-priced dishes to tempt serious gourmands and comfort foodies alike presented with unsurpassable service. Whether you live in the neighborhood or are visiting from away, come enjoy the creative cookery at Rhubarb - minutes from Peggy's Cove, and less than an hour from Halifax.Rhubarb is partnered with and located directly adjacent to Oceanstone Seaside Resort.Visit our Art Gallery and Bakeshop.
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