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Red Shoe Pub

11573 Route 19, Mabou, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
+1 902-945-2996
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Wish we could have stayed longer!

We were travelling through Mabou and we were told the 'red shoe' was a must...so we stopped. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MJGlas
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Hamilton
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Hurry Up and Wait

Thought we would stop in here based on recommendation from tourist info on ferry from PEI. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Deamsglobetrotter
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Port Huron, Michigan
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“chowder” (7 reviews)
“local music” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
11573 Route 19, Mabou, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
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+1 902-945-2996
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were travelling through Mabou and we were told the 'red shoe' was a must...so we stopped. Great menu but it was at 330 and we were meeting friends for dinner at 6 so we split an app and had some drinks. We had the...More

Thank MJGlas
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Thought we would stop in here based on recommendation from tourist info on ferry from PEI. We arrived at 4:55pm on a weekday. Didn't get our food until 6:05pm. All beverage glasses sat empty and unattended to on our table for half an hour. And...More

Thank Deamsglobetrotter
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We loved our experience at the Red Shoe. The meal was delicious and the entertainment was great! Very family friendly.

Thank swpolden
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great way to start a Cape Breton vacation with good food and wonderful Celtic music if you get there at the right time!

Thank jvirgint
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thought I would write this to help others looking for dinner whilst visiting Mabou for the first time. This is a must for one dinner out for sure since it has the whole Ceilidh vibe going but be aware it is geared for the...More

Thank cojosurfer50
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening at the Red Shoe - Rankin family fan for a long time so it was a given but the pub is much more than a souvenir hunting establishment! Waitress was absolutely lovely. It was packed when we arrived (about 6:30 on...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time and great food. The scallops were delicious and the music was great. We had to wait to get in, but they moved quickly and it was well worth it!

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Live music started at 5pm. We were glad that we arrived 45 minutes early as the pub was full at 4:40. Waitress was nice and did not rush us out when the meal was finished. Atlantic Salmon was prepared well. The Cameron's were the entertainment...More

Thank picclineshirley12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great little place that offers live music and a pub atmosphere. Also considered a celebrity owned business the walls are full of Rankin family memorabilia. Great food, my personal favourite was the option to order a locally made beer and receive it in the...More

Thank 2107hn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried chicken wings (AA), burguer, Celtic Club(AAA) ( everyone loved it), mussels, curry lobster ( do not tried), chowder soup (AAA) excellent flavour There are vegetarian options ( flat bread with vegetables). The show starts at 4pm ( Celtic music and dancing) cost is...More

Thank sunnyrm17
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katrina b
19 June 2017|
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Response from capegirl08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for taking so long, I'm not sure if they just let you come and play, but you should just call and ask one of the staff or manager, I'm sure they will be happy to answer your question, lots of fiddlers around there... More
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Marion2011_11
5 April 2017|
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Response from capegirl08 | Reviewed this property |
Usually 7pm and yes I believe during the summer they have entertainment every night :)
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