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Danena's Restaurant & Take-Out - CLOSED

South Harbour, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
+1 902-383-2118
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Canadian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
South Harbour, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The milkshakes were excellent, and the chowder was good. The coolest thing about this place was the decor and all the antiques that they had. I really enjoyed reading an old magazine from wartime in Sydney while waiting for my food.

Thank crystalking
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I feel like I've found a new hidden gem! The place oozes friendly as you enter the front door. The hardest part - deciding what to have. The Asian Noodle bowl was delicious with its hint of star anise. Crispy veggies and juicy chicken were...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Nice "rustic/original" decor. They had only the breakfast menu plus a couple of specials available for Sunday lunch. The have Garrison beers in bottles including the Hoppy Buoy IPA. Crab Bennys were good!

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Just had breakfast at Danena's in Cape North ( northern Cape Breton). Found at 30001 Cabot Trail it is a good palce to hangout ( especially on a rainy day). Nice variety for breakfast ( I had the breakfast sandwich -yum) and good folky type...More

Thank TorontoKatie
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is a hard review to write, because the food we had was really good. We never expected to get a gourmet meal when we drove up or even after we walked in. This was one of the best tasting meals of our trip. The...More

Thank S B
Reviewed 2 August 2016

A MUST Resto. at which to eat half way through the spectacular Cabot Trail. It is worth the wait. One of the tastiest lunches we experienced on the East Coast. My wife's huge, fresh crab sandwich was truly a delight; Fresh did I say? How...More

Thank Gourmand2
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We ate here in October 2015, just off a hike, and the place was funky, good home-cooking, nice people, and great baked goods. We returned in July for supper, but the evening menu and different chef, meant the place was trying to go upscale. Chef...More

1  Thank SeaLogan
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Food, when we finally received it was good, not great. It took about an hour to get an order of beef borguignon and an order of grilled chicken. There was a lot of flavor in the beef dish but the beef itself was not great....More

Thank caretell
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Having lunch at this place was one of our culinary highlights during 3 weeks traveling through Canada. Crab cakes, Quesadillas, Asian Noodle, Chowder all absolutely delicious ... Note that the lunch menu changes every day.

1  Thank thoiry01
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Cosy place with passionate lady to bake wonderful stuff! On a nice location everybody is friendly and good for you. And down to earth. Hendrik Nelde from gaspesia.com

1  Thank Lesley D
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Harbour, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Dingwall
  • Phone Number: +1 902-383-2118
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