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Days Gone By Bakery

143 Main Street, Guysborough, Nova Scotia B0H 1N0, Canada
+1 902-533-2762
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
“I was in the area for work”
2 days ago
“A lovely place when your on the road”
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$$ - $$$
143 Main Street, Guysborough, Nova Scotia B0H 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

The food is excellent, everything our group of 10 had for meals was excellent and plentiful. Homemade bread and rolls and biscuits used with meals. Pies are beyond good. I would definitely return

Thank birdtweety55
Reviewed 2 days ago

This week I had the opportunity to be in Guysborough for work. All but one of my meals where eaten here & they were all very enjoyable, with something for everyone. The staff were amazing with us, considering when our group arrived, we basically took...More

Thank Marjorie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Friday in May. Our service was very friendly and helpful with information. The antique store attached had lots of neat things to look at while waiting for your meal. Four of us ate and one really like her meal...two were good,...More

Thank CaperDeeDee
DaysGoneByBakery, General Manager at Days Gone By Bakery, responded to this review

Hi CaperDeeDee, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about how friendly, helpful and neat your experience was at Days Gone By Bakery. The atmosphere really IS great, isn't it? We are pretty proud of that! But I am very disappointed that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a restaurant we used from time to time as a nice destination. It is a Pleasant Drive from where we live and the food was always good. Sadly on our last visit food was inedible- my wife's chowder was thick with flour and...More

1  Thank PAUL H
DaysGoneByBakery, General Manager at Days Gone By Bakery, responded to this review

Hi Paul, I am incredibly sorry that you had an unpleasant experience in our restaurant. Our Seafood Chowder is not made with any thickeners, only heavy cream, but it is very unfortunate that your wife found it inedible. I would definitely encourage you to ask...More

Reviewed 16 December 2016

It is a great place for a lunch or a dinner meal in the summer time. THe staff are friendly, and the gift shop has many unique items. A Nice spot to relax and enjoy a breather

Thank NS_traveller2014
Reviewed 22 November 2016

What is there to say I go here every time I come home to visit family. Great treats and quality restaurant and fairly good coffee as well. Everything is good, it is your particular taste that will determine your favorite. Not too much has changed...More

1  Thank Bryan_Landry
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I'm serious. The oat cakes here are AMAZING, or at least they were. I wait all year to come to Days Gone By, and when I did this year, I discovered they'd CHANGED the recipe. They were still good, but the old ones were much...More

Thank MandoDave
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Mahone bay and walking along the streets to the shops and stopped in for tea and dessert! It was absolutely delicious! We sat outside and ate our dessert to a beautiful view! The sales lady was very friendly and accommodating! Highly recommend...More

Thank Sylvia_10
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Stopped for brunch, staff was friendly but the food was nothing to write home about. No major complaints but I wouldn't make a point of going back.

Thank Buddy18
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We stopped here last week on the way to Cape Breton. Attracted by the old-fashioned decor and promise of good home cooking, we were disappointed to find that the food was barely average - tons of tasteless, generic, deepfried 'homefries' did nothing to lift up...More

Thank GinnyHurlock
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
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08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Main Street, Guysborough, Nova Scotia B0H 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Guysborough
  • Phone Number: +1 902-533-2762
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A warm and cozy coastal country atmosphere, with home-style cooked meals and friendly service. This is a place where people come to feel at home. Where locals meet with friends to catch up and also to showcase their handcrafted talents. Where visitors come to experience what Guysborough County hospitality is all about. 

Explore the many antiques and vintage items throughout our multi-levelled gift shop, as well as new home decor and gift ware items. You'll find everything from J.R. Watkins bug spray, to fifty year old rolling pins and Nova Scotia sou' westers! 

Before you leave, your nose will lead you to our bakery (that's where all the magic happens!) There you'll grab a pack of handmade cookies, or a fresh loaf of homemade bread and perhaps a delightful little treat from our showcase for your travels! 

You won't regret stopping in for a visit and staying for longer than you thought you would. To us, you are guests  - and we look forward to having you over to visit us soon!