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Harbour Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
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15299 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
+1 902-224-1144
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect dinner spot- a wonderful atmosphere, amazing wait staff, and right on the ocean. We watched an amazing sunset over dinner. The food was incredible- amazing, fresh seafood, delicious vegetables (a rare find after traveling for many days) and fabulous desserts. We will be back!!

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Decatur, Georgia
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We enjoyed dining at this restaurant on the water. The food is delicious and menu is varied, with offerings other than seafood available. Seafood is available, of course. They actually served vegetables, which we always miss while traveling. Would certainly dine there again. Ask for table by window with water view and make a reservation for that.

1 Thank zinnia4
Montreal, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stopped in here on our way back to our hotel. The place was packed, and you couldn't get in without a reservation. But the hostess was accommodating every client she could, by seating them at the bar, or asking them if they would wait a short period of time. I had fish and chips and my husband had a... More 

1 Thank barbad0sbeachbum
British Columbia
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant years ago when we were touring Cabot Trail, so we decided to try it again. Food is very good. I had scallops and my husband had a seafood pasta dish. Service was excellent and staff very friendly.

1 Thank BritishColumbiaKathy
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85 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This family place serves excellent food and is a favorite with both tourists and locals. Great service.

1 Thank Nationalparksdiva
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38 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner every night of our stay in this seaside town. Great service and incredible seafood. The halibut was awesome!

1 Thank Gracefullife
Moscow, Idaho
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My wife and I had dinner here 3 straight nights while visiting Cheticamp. The service was great and the food was great. Highly recommend it!

1 Thank Owen T
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Everything was closing for the season so we were happy to find a place for dinner. Not everything on the menu was available but what we did have was lovely.The seafood chowder was a very generous portion and really quite delicious. The bacon wrapped scallops were okay..would have been better without the maple syrup sauce. Our mains were pan fried... More 

Thank Kathy G
Tatamagouche, Canada
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We'd called ahead and were advised that the restaurant was about to close for the season very shortly so, a road trip to Cheticamp was in order for us and a couple of friends. Not ironically the restaurant overlooks Cheticamp Harbour and a small marina which we'll add to our memory banks in case we ever find ourselves sailing up... More 

1 Thank Steve A
Northampton, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were shown to a table by the window with a good view over the ocean while we had our evening meal. Our meal of seafood special had included in the price an apple pudding with caramel sauce which made the meal very good value.

1 Thank candt1969

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
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Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15299 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Cheticamp
  • Phone Number: +1 902-224-1144
Located along Cheticamp Harbour, We have the best spot to capture an amazing sunset and watch the fishing boats drive by. We serve fresh seafood, steaks, pastas, ribs and much more. We do have a casual bar, and a kids menu available. We also offer FREE shuttle service within the Cheticamp Region only. Please call or drop in to inquire on this service.

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