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Bean Barn Cafe

36743 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-285-2767
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36743 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

What a cute Cafe in Ingonish! Quality food, good prices, and the staff were very friendly! Great choice!

Thank Catalina637
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Enjoyed lunch with a friend here and loved it. Nicely decorated with small tables this is an order at the cash type place with great displays of food. A large menu hangs on the wall with a lot of choices. It also has a small...More

Thank Westiespencer
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The food was good, baked goods were fresh, service was reasonable, and the atmosphere was cozy. I arrived with a group and we were all pleased with the food. There were lots of locals there as well, so this is a pretty good indication of...More

1  Thank Greg D
Reviewed 21 October 2016

After having a really nasty dinner at the Coastal Waters Restaurant the night before and not eating most of it, we were quite hungry. We ordered a breakfast wrap and a basic breakfast and both were fast, hot, and delicious:)

1  Thank Crystalle L
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Tasty lunches, coffee and cakes. Great to eat in or take out. Nice atmosphere, seems popular with the locals and passing crowd.

1  Thank AandLUk
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The food was super and the restuarant is nice and comfortable. Be sure to stop for lunch. One of our best meals!

1  Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here on our way through and glad we did! Great friendly staff & amazing blueberry pancakes. Loved the food & atmosphere, hopefully we'll be back soon 😀

1  Thank RachJ75
Reviewed 18 October 2016

And what a lovely little spot it is. Everything is made to order, and delicious. I had their egg/sausage/cheese/English muffin breakfast sandwich. My wife had a bowl of steel-cut oatmeal generously garnished with raisins and walnuts. Coffee was generous in a large mug, ditto the...More

1  Thank GeeDubya
Reviewed 12 October 2016

WOW, I've been in hospitality for 46 yeas & all over Canada & this spot hits ALL my happy spots!! The cleanliness, the friendly staff, accommodating 2 old gals with pets, a PERFECT 10 star seafood chowder large spotless washroom and a dessert display where...More

2  Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We've been here before for dessert and coffee, but this was our first visit for lunch. We had the seafood chowder which was creamy and tasty with a homemade biscuit and butter: delicious. We also had the smoked meat sandwich. This was so good! The...More

1  Thank suzyQNovaScotia
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Mark W
Are you open year round. If not when do you close.
20 October 2015|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from beanbarn | Property representative |
Hello, our season begins in May and we remain open until later October. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36743 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Ingonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-285-2767