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Main Street Cafe & Lounge

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158 Main St | at the Maritime Inn, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2B7, Canada
+1 902-863-4001
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07:00 - 21:00
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Antigonish, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Myself and three friends went to the Main Street Cafe for supper on Friday night. Food and service was excellent. We were all very happy with our menu choices.

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Thank 907barbw
Megan A, Guest Service Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

907barbw, we are so excited that you and your friends had enjoyed your experience with us! You'll have to return and join us again soon. Thank you for your review! More 

Cleveland, Canada
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and \I went here for a late lunch after attending an event. Mid afternoon so the restaurant was mostly empty. They had gluten free options identified ont heir menu and also said to ask the server for other options. They had a special which looked good and I asked the waitress if it could be served with gluten... More 

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Thank Wendy902
Megan A, Guest Service Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

Wendy902, many thanks to you and your husband for joining us for lunch and for completing our guest review. We are pleased that you had the opportunity to enjoy our gluten free menu options. We greatly appreciate all of your feedback as we strive to continue to make improvements. All the best! More 

Port Hawkesbury, Canada
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017

the meal was a great success serving staff well qualified and very friendly; meals prepared in a reasonable amount of time; drinks available in whole restaurant not just bar area

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Thank lloyd m
Megan A, Guest Service Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

Lloyd M, your glowing review is greatly appreciated. We take great pride in knowing that you have enjoyed a memorable meal with us. Correct, alcohol is served in both areas of the dining room. All the best! More 

Antigonish
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Took my wife here while the little one was away. The menu had a nice selection of dishes to pick from. Our server was very personable and had a good knowledge of the dishes and the special. The food was very delicious, well plated and was reasonably priced. Restaurant was also very clean. Would definitely eat here again.

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Thank cmart39977
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

cmart39977, we very much appreciate your review and are so pleased that you have enjoyed a memorable experience. We take pride in providing various menu options to accommodate all tastes. Looking forward to your families future return! More 

Antigonish, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I just had our date night there tonight. The service is fantastic as always. The food was great as it always is. If you want great food at an affordable price, The Main Street Cafe is definitely the place to go..

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Thank James W
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

James, thank you for sharing your review. We are honoured that you have selected to dine with us for your date night. Your glowing resposne is greatly appreciated. See you again soon! More 

Antigonish, Canada
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

It's always a treat to dine here. The food is consistently delicious, the staff are courteous and very efficient.

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Thank farmerdi743
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

farmerdi743, that is wonderful news that you continue to enjoy your dining room experience. We greatly appreciate your support! More 

Toronto
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had dinner here one evening in July. The food was ok, nothing special or that stood out to us. The service was good: fast and friendly. It had a nice atmosphere: quiet.

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Thank jess194
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

jess194, we are pleased that you had the opportunity to dine with us this Summer. We hope you return to visit with us again to try our new menu which offers many seafood, vegetarian and gluten-free choices. More 

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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend ordering seafood from Main Street Cafe! We ordered mussels and salmon this time and it was great. The chowder is another amazing dish that is a "must" on their menu.

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Thank Meg0011
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

Meg0011, we are so pleased that you have enjoyed our menu selection, particularly our seafood options. We thank you for your support! More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I have lived in Antigonish for over 15 years and this is consistently my favourite restaurant in town, breakfast, lunch or dinner you always get a great meal from friendly staff!

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Thank Tanya M
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

Tanya, we thank you for taking the time to complete our review. Your local support is greatly appreciated. We take pride in providing a memorable dining room experience. More 

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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We were referred to this pub as the best place in town to eat by staff at a local motel, which reinforced our previous research. She recommended going early (before 6:00 pm) on Sunday because the "pick up group" of musicians who play to support the local food bank always draws a crowd. She was so right on both counts.... More 

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Thank Thomas L
Megan A, Room Revenue Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this review

Thomas L, we apologize but you may have mistaken us for another restaurant in town as we unfortunately do not have music entertainment in our dining room. We are pleased that you had the opportunity to visit another local restaurant during your recent visit in Antigonish. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Main St | at the Maritime Inn, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-863-4001
  • This restaurant is at Maritime Inn Antigonish
Description
Enjoy one of the best dining experiences in Antigonish, offering fantastic Taste of Nova Scotia cuisine. Our menus feature unique seasonal recipes and flavours that make our restaurant the popular choice for locals and a highlight for many of our returning guests. Casual dining with a professional touch.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?