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The Restaurant Pasta Jax

300 Main Street, Middleton, Nova Scotia B0S 1P0, Canada
+1 902-825-6099
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (34 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 20:00All hours
Italian, Steakhouse, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 Main Street, Middleton, Nova Scotia B0S 1P0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday was my wife's birthday - so when I found out the Restaurant was closed on Sunday I decided to celebrate and book her birthday at the Restaurant on Tuesday - today. You and I both know I love this Restaurant - the Restaurant! Jost's...More

1  Thank valley_millers
BugsDaddy, Owner at The Restaurant Pasta Jax, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Valley Millers! I must say we always look forward to seeing you. Such a pure pleasure to serve and cater to some of the finest folks in town. A huge thank you from us and The Team! Your kind words and encouragement keep us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband is Gluten free. Although there is no gluten free menu Aimee and chef did everything to accomadate him. Food was hot nicely presented and tasty. We thought a little pricey for lunch but worth the experience to dine here.More

1  Thank Vivian W
BugsDaddy, Owner at The Restaurant Pasta Jax, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Vivian W,, Thank you so very much for your kind review. As you may have noticed our newest team member, Aimée, is in training. There is actually abbreviations next to all Vegetarian (v) and Gluten Free (gf) items on the menu. Some even have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food and Service first rate. Great back ground music, All and all a fantastic meal. No pressure environment, truly an east coast gem.

1  Thank brutusmax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Greatly enjoyed an impromptu lunch after a hospital visit. We rarely pass through Middleton, but were given a gift certificate in 2014 and could not seem to get there at the right time. The owner was willing to still honor the certificate. The meal of...More

1  Thank Holly B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It started very well when we turned up just as they opened and we were greeted by Aimee with a broad welcoming smile. The restaurant was clean and well decorated. The menu features local meat and produce. It has an interesting wine and beer list...More

1  Thank wrightba47
BugsDaddy, Owner at The Restaurant Pasta Jax, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there wrightba47, WOW! Thank you so very much for the kind words. Our burgers are house ground using local NY Strip steaks and Chef Rob perfectly ratios the beef to fat content to ensure a perfect burger EVERY time! It was a 'gutsy' move...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OMG! The place was falling apart with a large bolt dropping on our head when we opened the door. That should have been the first sign to turn around and head right back out the front door but we read that this place was good....More

1  Thank Deanna H
BugsDaddy, Owner at The Restaurant Pasta Jax, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Deanna H, After a weeks worth of investigation in regards to your overwrought review, we will take this opportunity to retort; Yes. A door hinge pin did fall. It was found on the floor by our lunch service waitress. At no point was the...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Some friends and myself visited pasta jax for a birthday celebration recently. My meal was wonderful! It's the 2nd time I have ordered steak here and it's been excellent both times. I like my steak rare.....and I find a lot of restaurants in NS don't...More

2  Thank W A
BugsDaddy, Owner at The Restaurant Pasta Jax, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there W A, Thank you for the feedback and the 5* rating! Apologies for the wait. We take great pride to ensure that the timing of our reservations compliments the next. However, that group you mentioned arrived 45 minutes late and sent the following...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

I love this restaurant....to both of us it is the Very Best Restaurant in the Annapolis Valley. We go there for special occasions - and also to treat ourselves occasionally. Yesterday we started the day talking about dinner there. At noon hour - with food...More

2  Thank valley_millers
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I have been to Pasta Jax a number of time over the years both for work dinners and private dinners with the wife, have yet to have a bad experience there. The atmosphere, service and food are always excellent.

1  Thank Craig L
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We came across this little pearl when visiting Middleton for a week in May. To say the least, we were very impressed. The ambience and decore was pleasant and warm. The staff was helpful and professional. We enjoyed the food so much that we had...More

2  Thank Ghandi44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Main Street, Middleton, Nova Scotia B0S 1P0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +1 902-825-6099
  • E-mail
A casual fine dining establishment in the Heart of the Valley. Specializing in Steak and Italian Cuisine. Offering a well rounded wine list with very reasonable prices. Reservations are strongly recommended as this little gem is usually full. Stayed tuned on the Facebook page for the latest updates!
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