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The Beandock

10 John Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
+1 902-875-1302
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (19 reviews)
“cookies” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 John Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of the friendliest places in town. They always make you feel welcome. The menu is simple...sandwiches, soup, a couple weekly specials, or if you prefer...they will customize a lunch to suit your palate. Great place, great food, great atmosphere.

Thank AprilRiley
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We visited this cafe several times, for breakfast, ice cream and just for coffee. One of the best places to just have a break while visiting Shelburne. The table in the back room, by the window, has a gorgeous view over the bay.

Thank dave_b15
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This cafe on the Shelburne waterfront offers great coffee, delicious cookies and other baked goods for travelers visiting the historic setting. Those who stay for a meal can choose from constantly changing fare including corn and bacon chowder, the popular scallop and bacon wraps, excellent...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Located on the waterfront with places outdoor to sit and enjoy a coffee and baked item. Scallop & bacon wrap was delicious.

1  Thank traveljoe321
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Excellent food, great service!!! Highly recommend the taco wrap, so good!!! Service was 100% awesome!!

1  Thank bummerscat4
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Cute restaurant. We had a table with a great view of the water. Coffee was very good and omelettes were exactly as ordered and inexpensive. Friendly owner.

1  Thank Irene O
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

My sister and I stopped for lunch while at the Whirligig Festival. Had a amazing scallop bacon wrap with a delicious garden salad. Generous portions, great service and friendly staff. No room for dessert so we came back later in the day for iced coffee...More

1  Thank MarlaCToronto
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My favourite regular spot to stop for a quick lunch or break. I only have an hour for lunch and they are quick to take my order and serve one of their specials of the day. They will modify their dishes to what you want...More

Thank AprilRiley
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in Shelburne and were excited to get a coffee and wander along the waterfront. We entered the shop and were not greeted at all, other patrons had to direct us to the seating area, we felt like we were being...More

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 24 August 2017

While walking the historic section of Shelburne on Dock St, decided it was time for lunch. Saw this place called Beandock Cafe. Went in for a looksee and almost walked back out. The room you enter is small with only 2 tables and a display...More

1  Thank ametsound
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Jenna A
10 September 2016|
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Names of some popular vegetarian dishes on the menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 John Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Shelburne
  • Phone Number: +1 902-875-1302
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