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Clucking Hen Cafe & Bakery

45073 Cabot Trail, North Shore, Nova Scotia B0C 1H0, Canada
+1 902-929-2501
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (43 reviews)
“lobster stew” (15 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
45073 Cabot Trail, North Shore, Nova Scotia B0C 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed today

arrived here a little late in the day (3p.m.-ish), little left on the shelves in the way of sandwiches, or sweets, I guess they might have made one if requested. But we did get a couple of brownies, cookies and 2 pieces of blueberry pie....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wundafool
Reviewed yesterday

I always enjoy my visits to this establishment and usually wonder why I don't stop here more often. Good New Year's resolution!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bobhD7769OR
Reviewed December 4, 2018

We were craving more lobster (we'd been without it for over 12 hours!) and we found this place right on the Cabot trail. We walked in and asked if they had lobster rolls and were told no, but they have lobster sandwiches so we happily...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StevoinMinnesoto
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We were traveling up the Cabot Trail and stopped for a pastry. The feta/spinach pastry that I had was delicious. It was flakier and tastier than any I have had except for one place in France and I have had a lot of pastries. Not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 391kathy
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We stopped here for lunch as we had read about the place and also because it was one of the places still open in October. The views across the ocean were nice, and there was an outdoor terrace for sunnier and warmer days. They did...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LiseBB2014
Reviewed October 21, 2018

We ate dinner here as kind of a last resort but it was very enjoyable and we were so happy that we didn't ignorantly pass this place by! Food was delicious and portion sizes were generous enough to comfortably share between the 2 of us....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed October 15, 2018

The food was good, but only 4 star. Nevertheless, the overall experience, water view, outside tables and friendly staff, made this a 5 star restaurant. A must Stop.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DayTriper20165
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

There aren't many places to eat in the area in October, but I don't mind, because then I have the excuse to eat here several times. The baked goods are marvelous. The crab sandwich is luscious. Everything is made fresh with love. We came in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OctopusInAKilt
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

The butter tarts were beyond delicious they just melted in your mouth. The spinach feta danish was just as amazing. There’s not many stops on the Cabot trail, wish we had bought more goodies to take with us. Just so good!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank littlemego
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great service, great food and a water view! The potato leek soup was so tasty. Be sure to get a pic with the moose antlers.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lovetotravelWaterloo
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Stephanie F
July 31, 2016|
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Response from MelDcanada | Property representative |
Sorry Stephanie, I just seen this question. You may have already been here. Most days we do have lemon pie. People seem to really love it, so drop in for a piece if you haven't been by yet. Thanks for inquiring
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Michael S
October 21, 2015|
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Response from MelDcanada | Property representative |
Hi Yvonne, You can contact me at dauphney at hotmail com I know postage can be quite expensive, I sent at shirt to Halifax , Nova Scotia ,which isn't too far and it cost $12 without insurance. The shirts are $20 plus tax... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45073 Cabot Trail, North Shore, Nova Scotia B0C 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  North Shore
  • Phone Number: +1 902-929-2501
  • E-mail
Description
Open May - October, 7 days a week. Serving Breakfast, lunch and Dinner. Lot of home baked goodies to choose from. Licensed, ,serving beer and wine.
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