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The Tall and Small Cafe

342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“turkey pesto” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“granola” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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11 - 20 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2017

I went for breakfast and had a cafe latte and cinnamon roll. My bill was about $2 less that I expected to pay. The coffee is so darn good. I'm a bit sad I discovered it on the last day of my stay in Antigonish.

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Busy coffee restaurant. We went at lunch time and we had to wait for 30 min for a sandwich to go. My grilled cheese sandwich was like a cheese melted sandwich, not a real grilled sandwich. Their turkey sandwich was good. Coffee is good too.

Thank melyvel
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The coffee is ground fresh and brewed fresh. Service is with a with a smile. What more could one as for?

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Walking in you could feel the positive energy and can tell that it is a very busy cafe. I had the taco salad which was amazing and my husband had the turkey pesto sandwhich which he devoured! Definitely on my list of great food.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Maybe it was because it was a Saturday...but it's chaos and the staff are not helpful because they are all too busy. A few sandwiches and drinks cost over 40$ and you have to get your own drinks and clean your table. Sandwiches were ok,...More

1  Thank jelias71
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Best sandwiches in Antigonish. and cheaper then a visit to subway. Prepare to be addicted to the greek veggie, even better if you score some sprouts!! I always do take out, if I'm being totally honest is kinda grimy inside...and the tables always wobble. It...More

Thank mollyleigh
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Such a nice atmosphere! At times, filled with university students but attracts those of all ages. Great menu selection, a few dishes are vegetarian. The veggie burger does have egg in it. The greek sandwich is the best sandwich I've ever tasted -- fresh ingredients....More

Thank Vivian R
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

A busy place! Turkey pesto on focaccia is excellent!! Situated in the downtown, the place has a granola feel 😊 a great place to go for coffee, breakfast or lunch!

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very low key and great. The food is made very well, the only thing I found was that they tend to not wear much head coverings. A few years ago my daughter and I got a meal with a hair in it, kind of disappointed....More

Thank veronicanovak07
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I'm always on the run for work and nothing beats good espresso and a variety of fresh baked goods to choose from to keep me running. I love this place.

Thank Shawnna L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: 863-4682
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