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Lisa's Cafe

30 Water Street | Nova Scotia, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
+1 902-792-1986
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“clams” (14 reviews)
“fish bits” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
30 Water Street | Nova Scotia, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading rave reviews about home cooked fresh food we were expecting just that. Wrong! Frozen fries and canned vegetables are not my definition of fresh, home cooked food. The only thing fresh made in my opinion was the dessert which was delicious. Portions are...More

Thank GBCaper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited several times now while passing through. Friendly staff and fresh food. Good variety on the menu and very reasonably priced. I had the scallops with rice and my wife had an open face hot chicken dinner from the seniors menu. Very good portions, hot...More

1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice family restaurant with unforgettable pies! When the place is filled by locals, you can't be wrong!

2  Thank raynaldprovencher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was friendly but just OK. Food was tasty and plentiful. Good value and worth the visit for lunch. Will go again.

2  Thank FrankL55plus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a bit of a physical remake on an old theme for this restaurant at some point since our last visit. Nice renovation and table spacing. The fare is simple and plain. Fish and chips were tasty as were the clams and chips, which...More

3  Thank Mort S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to eat in a long established location, Friendly people good food, only problem I have ever had is some of the air conditioners blow directly onto the tables where people are eating, making it uncomfortable at times

3  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I had lunch there many times. The food was always good and served hot (or cold as appropriate) by friendly staff who were always helpful.

1  Thank Robin H
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Comfortable atmosphere, friendly waitresses, great home cooking style of food. Great PIES! Easy on the Budget.

1  Thank Holly1919
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I had the Giant Fred burger and man it was the best burger I've had in about a year. The fresh ingredients combined together to make a incredible tasting meal. I can't recommend this place enough and the prices are great as well, stop in...More

2  Thank devon5004
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Very homey atmosphere, staff was friendly, meals were very good. Portions were sensible, choices on menu are homemade and the restaurant is very clean. Located right downtown where shopping is close by. Don't let the name café scare you off from wanting a full meal....they...More

3  Thank WardDorchester
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15 January 2016|
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Response from sanhosk2 | Reviewed this property |
The menu is pretty typical Maritime fare: clamp and fries, turkey or hot beef dinner, burgers, etc. That you would find in a family restaurant. It seems very popular with the licals
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Water Street | Nova Scotia, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 902-792-1986
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We strive to provide prompt, friendly service and healthy, affordable family dining.
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