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Chowder House Cafe

265 Main St. | Tatamagouche, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
+1 902-657-2223
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (29 reviews)
“scallops” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
265 Main St. | Tatamagouche, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Husband and I went out for a simple lunch We ordered the deluxe burger meals Burgers where really dry and over cooked Service very slow

Thank kristina b
Reviewed 3 November 2017

There seemed to be a lot of local people dining there so we decided that would be the place to have breakfast. I had an omelet and my husband had bacon and eggs. Both breakfasts were excellent. Service was great and the prices were reasonable....More

1  Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Stopped here for lunch - soup and sandwich. Ordered their soup special of the day - southwest chicken. It was tasty. The soup contained vegetables, chicken and had a mild "kick". Just perfect for my taste.

1  Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Our first visit to Tatamagouche and we stopped in here for lunch. The place is not all that big, and was bustling, with almost every table filled. The menu had a nice variety of items and I liked the size selection...bowl of soup, cup of...More

1  Thank K.C.NovaScotia
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We drove to Tatamagouche from Fox Harb’r to do a little shopping and eat lunch. We found The Chowder House to be delightful. It was mid-afternoon so it was quiet and very relaxing. Of course we had to try the chowder and it was very...More

2  Thank Carol5775
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure what everyone's obsession is with breaded scallops here.. We just wanted some pan seared ones and we found them here. 10 for $15 wow! They were delicious and do nice and hot. The service here definitely leaves a lot to be to...More

1  Thank Loves2wine
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We chanced upon this place hoping to eat at the Tatamagouche brewery, and, oh, how lucky we were the brewery closed at 6 pm (?!?). The chowder was chock full of the local "frutti di mare" with a delicate cream sauce and perfect spicing. This...More

2  Thank Phred229
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had breakfast here after checking out of our cottage. The food was good and servings very adequate.

1  Thank Pauline F
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Small staff worked very hard to provide good food and service. The scallops were delicious and the sides were good, too. Great meal, not super expensive.

1  Thank 39405Happycampers40
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We enjoyed our meal, eating on the outside patio. Such a cute spot, secluded and quaint. Too bad the bugs were so horrid. Part of summer living. The three meals chosen were well done... examples of excellent home cooked food.

2  Thank Gayle S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Main St. | Tatamagouche, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Tatamagouche
  • Phone Number: +1 902-657-2223
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