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East Side Mario's

$$ - $$$Italian, American,
800 Grand Lake Rd Unit 23, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6S9, Canada
+1 902-562-4118
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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“salads” (2 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
800 Grand Lake Rd Unit 23, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6S9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I ordered delivery while in Sydney. I should have gone elsewhere. I ordered the $14.95 pasta meal and ended up paying almost $30 for a smattering of their sauce, less salad dressing that requested, and a stale piece of garlic bread. The food tasted decent,...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere lots of parking because it is located at the Mayflower Mall. Service was great, we had warm little loaves of bread while we waited for our snacks. Very clean staff very friendly. Great for large groups. Easy access for older folks.

Thank Pauline. M
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Very friendly staff. Good service. Even with an outdoor patio, service was no different than being inside. Very roomy restaurant that is well maintained.

Thank John C
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was dirty. There were dirty tables everywhere that the waitresses and manager ignored continuously. The whole time we were there nothing was cleaned. Service was so slow. The food was such poor quality and did not even compare to other East Side Mario's...More

Thank Hiliary C
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Food was good and the server pleasant, but the overall service was slow. There didn't seem to be communication between the server and the manager who thought she was helping. The manager took our order, but didn't tell the server. The server brought us our...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The win-win combination of excellent pizza and service makes this an excellent place to eat. The server was very attentive. The food was also promptly served. I wish they had one of these in my town.

Thank dnumme
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Went there yesterday, July 11, 2017, and the food was really good. We ordered pizza and salad and have to say we truly enjoyed it.

Thank Joanne22222
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I was there twice for lunch last week. The food was good but the service was s-l-o-w. It wasn't busy either and they seemed to be staffed properly. Pretty slow to get to us though.

Thank Head5353
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

For the 3 of us who ate here today 05/25/2017 I have to be clear it was quite the experience. Situation 1: the cold fish, my father inlaw ordered the fish an chips the $17.00 from the freezer boxed haddock. Which he returned to be...More

Thank Chad G
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Recently had supper here with my family. We were seated promptly, and our server quickly waited on us. She brought us numerous loves of the excellent bread Mario's is famous for and our appetizers were served quickly. Our entrees were very good and our server...More

Thank Reg D
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Yes they are open till 10pm this evening (New Years Eve)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, American, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Grand Lake Rd Unit 23, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6S9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +1 902-562-4118
Description
Hey Budda Boom Budda Bing! We are the Home of All-You-Can-Eat soup or salad and garlic home loaf and offer delicious Italian meals at great value. At East Side Mario’s your family is our family and we are committed to deliver Amore in everything we do!
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