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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%
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“turkey pesto” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“granola” (2 reviews)
8:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love this place, best go-to eatery in the Nish, just ask any St.FX student. The food is wholesome, nutritious and sometimes adventurous for an old gal. The couple who own the restaurant are wonderful and very hard working.

Thank farmerdi743
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Favourite spot in the Nish! Bring all my visitors here for the great chai latte and my fave - apple and dijon grilled cheese :)

Thank Kimberlie M
Reviewed 15 December 2016

this art boutique coffee slinger has a tone of 14 year old secreting hippy that sticks in the nosehair...portions are generous not ...counter weights glumly take money providing minimum effort and soiled steal spoons...

Thank Mik V
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Great Coffee shop food is great as well. Selection is various, soups,sandwiches,cookies. Always busy tells you people like them.

Thank Raymond M
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Great spot to grab a quick lunch. Staff is sweet and helpful! Cant ask for more. The menu is all fresh foods and seem to have a healthy fare about them.

Thank Heartsonthebeach
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The morning muffin was delicious but the date crisp/bar stole the morning. Loved the way they served coffee in mugs. The baristas were calm, friendly and efficient. A great place indeed.

Thank Arborvitaes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Delicious cheese sandwich with excellent fresh salad. Baking looked good but no room!! A big selection of sandwiches, wraps, soups etc. Busy near the FX university but lots of room and a good space.

Thank JannietheQueen
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely quirky cafe in Antigonish where good coffee is hard to find! After a long day on the road we were delighted to randomly encounter this cafe, which provided good strong cappuccinos and delicious brownies to boot. We went back the next...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 29 September 2016

terrible service, not enough help to keep the tables and furniture clean. One grill cheese sandwich should not take 1/2 hr to make!

Thank Ross N
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Busy, but efficient. Very good coffee and feel-good comfort food. Nice atmosphere and friendly helpful staff.

Thank karinaz
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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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