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Train Station Bike & Bean

5401 St Margarets Bay Rd, Tantallon, Nova Scotia B3Z 2H9, Canada
+1 902-820-3400
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“bike shop” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5401 St Margarets Bay Rd, Tantallon, Nova Scotia B3Z 2H9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made my way there to rent a bike. Right on an old railway trail or follow the road long the ocean. Only 25km to Peggy’s Cove. Staff was fantastic and equipment was great. Super friendly and welcoming. Add to that joining some locals after my...More

Thank Toddstew77
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

This shop makes a great latte and hot chocolate Iwill return. I wish it was a little cleaner but it’s a busy spot.

Thank KristaDD
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Located off the 103 at exit 5, continue down the old 3 to the South shore you will find the Bean on your right .... Right on!! Featuring fresh baked goods, superb coffee, the atmosphere is neighborhood friendly and is frequented with hikers and bikers...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Friendly staff, quick service, decent food (try the Grown-up Grilled Cheese) and nice place to warm up on a cold November day...The bathroom is tiny, but clean and has character....seeing is believing....lol

Thank johnmapleview
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Stopped in here with a few friends after hiking the trail. Good atmosphere and nice people. We also enjoyed drinks and food before heading home. Not often is there such a convenient place along a trail! Recommended.

Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This cafe is situated right beside the series of trails that includes the St Margarets bay trail. Coffee is great ..pastries are too...a good amount of seating and the character of being located in an old railway station. It is very popular... I highly recommend...More

Thank bda10
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I just love it when you find that special place along the way... we did today when we found the Bike & Bean. Great coffee, great baked goods and service with a smile. A wonderful start to another day in Nova Scotia. I definitely recommend...More

Thank 57RRoberts
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Not busy in the cafe so did expect some friendly conversation but alas, not even a smile to had! Had small cup of coffee, refills cost a dollar and you filled it yourself. The sconce was under taste and doughy. The bike shop seemed busy!...More

Thank ouiser2014
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Every local outdoor enthusiast speaks fondly of this friendly and reasonably priced sandwich and snacks shop with indoor and outdoor tables and bike repair/rental service. It's a relaxing country-ish destination on the endless and excellent BLT bike trail (former rail bed) that stretches out westward...More

Thank Mohaajer
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Surprised that the majority of reviews on TA for this little gem are about the restaurant with almost no one mentioning the bike shop. We wanted to find an easy way to get out on the Rum Runner's trail which we knew was an off...More

Thank BBE2
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5401 St Margarets Bay Rd, Tantallon, Nova Scotia B3Z 2H9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Tantallon
  • Phone Number: +1 902-820-3400
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