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Beggar's Banquet

Point of View Suites, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 2J4, Canada
+1 888-374-8439
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Point of View Suites, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 2J4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very welcoming event with lots of song and delicious food. This is well worth the cost of the crab dinner as you also get entertainment for the same price as some of the other restaurants. The Snow Crab was so delicious and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank karenzscheile
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Thanks to the B&B we were staying in Sydney, we quickly found out that the Beggar's Banquet is a must place to experience a great dinner but the fun that went with it. Wow, we were not disappointed. First, the costumes were fun and of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Budrock9
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review and to your B&B for the recommendation. We are so glad you were able to join us for the Beggars Banquet and that you had such a great time with us. It is all about great food, fun and...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

We were advised by a friend who was there last year to not miss this. So glad we called and booked a week in advance. Traveled with another couple who said they never would have done this and it was the highlight of the entire...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shelley C
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thanks for the great review and thank you to your friends for recommending us to you. So glad we were the highlight of your vacation. Thanks for sharing it with us. Looking forward to your visit again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 18 September 2018

Lovely, lovely, experience. You get to dress in period costumes and enjoy an authentic 18-century banquet. Lots of fun, laughter and dancing. By the way, the costumes are clean and every piece is washed and laundered for the next user.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ATLC2015
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you for the great review. We are so glad you had a wonderful time with us at the Beggars Banquet. Great food, fun and laughter, that's what its all about. Cheers!

Reviewed 10 September 2018

A fabntastic night, The costumes, the food, the live entertainment were absolutely fabulous. Not surprising it sells out - we would advise visitors to book in advance to guantee their seats. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Manitobasunlovers
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. We get so excited when we read these amazing reviews because we know we are doing our jobs right and when are guests are happy, we are happy. We are so glad you had such a fabulous time at...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We decided to take part in the Beggars Banquet and are glad we did. For us the draw was a chance to enjoy the evening close to our accommodations (walking distance from our suite at the Point of View Suites) in period costumes while listening...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank G D
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for the great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your evening with us at the Beggars Banquet. Great food, fun and entertainment is what we are all about. It is so much fun to get dressed up in period costume and enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

My mother and I finished going through the Louisbourg fort at 5:00pm. We thought we would grab dinner Louisbourg before going back to Sydney and called baggers banquet very last minute and they had room. Not sure what to expect but vaguely understood that diners...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jane A
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We really appreciate your great comments and we are so glad you all enjoyed the Beggars Banquet. We will take your concerns into consideration regarding the ginger cake. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

After visiting the Louisbourg Fortress we headed to town close to the fortress entrance to Point of View Inn and Beggar's Banquet. We we given period theme costumes and treated to a wonderful evening of entertainment including a dinner of soup, salad and your choice...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lasb
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. Sounds like a great night had by all at the Beggars Banquet. We are so glad you enjoyed the food, fun and entertainment. Sebean sure loves to entertain her guests for the evening. We...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Started the evening by putting on a period costume, went into a beautiful dining room, sat with other couples, ate a lovely meal and then were entertained by a wonderful man singing and playing the guitar. Sabean was the highlight of our night, she made...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chrissie880
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you for the great review. Sounds like you had a wonderful night with us here at the Beggars Banquet. Lots of food, fun, laughter, dancing and of course Sebean. She sure loves to make her way threw the crowd and chat with the guest's....More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I attended the beggars banquet and it was awesome. Right from the start they got everyone into period garb to set the atmosphere . The food was delicious. The service was great. It was so much fun. Thanks for a great night!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Terry D
linda733, Public Relations Manager at Beggar's Banquet, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you for the great review. We love to hear how much fun you had at the Beggars Banquet. Thanks for joining us for the evening. We do hope you will visit us again soon. Cheers!

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sandramacNovaScotia
14 August 2017|
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Response from Vini_B_53 | Reviewed this property |
They can seat around 100 +...contact them to confirm availability on the date you will be there...highly recommend the crab which must be ordered 1 day in advance...also to chill on ice (lobster or crab) before serving.
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Earl S
15 January 2017|
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Response from linda733 | Property representative |
Yes , we offer glutted free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$47
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Point of View Suites, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 2J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Louisbourg
  • Phone Number: +1 888-374-8439
  • E-mail
Description
Join us for a tantalizing evening of music, dance and storytelling, and a magnificent 18th century feast!As you arrive, don a period costume and take your seat in the Beggar’s Banquet tent, a beautiful 18th century inspired backdrop for the perfect evening of entertainment and dining. Costumes optional but recommended.Your choice of four delicious, hot entrees and enjoy local, fresh seafood including lobster and crab. Fully Licensed, 6-8pm nightly.Everyone welcome—the fun is for all ages!
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