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Dragon Fly Cafe - CLOSED

Lower South River, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
5 Aug 2013
“Pleasant surprise”
7 Jun 2013
“food has gone downhill. i wonder what happened to close all of a sudden like that is not professional.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Cafe, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lower South River, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 6 August 2013

Nothing open downtown today so ended up in Dragonfly Cafe. Not a very inviting cafe so did not expect much. Could not find menu and seemed only one member of staff. When we finally ordered we were all pleasantly surprised with the homemade food &...More

1  Thank DaleinHove
Reviewed 7 June 2013

i still have several gift certificates which i am stuck with. it is not very good to close all of a sudden and leave your employees out of work, with no notice. very unacceptable. too bad to ruin a good name. not much appreciated for...More

Thank macdonna560
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Best baked good in town. They do a great lunch and breakfast , and for students they have great deals at their main street location mon-wed.

1  Thank Jssmith353
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Although this place is cute (minus the dirt parking lot) and seems like a great alternative to the standard side of the highway coffee shops, there is room for improvement. Ordered two cappuccinos and received two cafe lattes. Our server was rather rude. The florentine...More

2  Thank maplecream
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We stopped in to have a breakfast on the way to Cape Breton and were very disappointed with our breakfast. The items are quite over priced and the food is just average. The toast came out as "warmed bread" and there was no top up...More

3  Thank Victoria A
Reviewed 31 July 2012

One of my favorite coffee & dessert places on the highway! The cookies and pastries are homemade & delicious!

3  Thank Travel_Tara
Reviewed 25 July 2012

Have been eating there for a number of years but the quality of the food has diminished quickly in the past year. recently had onion soup which had enough grease and fat on the surface that it was not possible to eat. My wife had...More

3  Thank buchanskid
Reviewed 21 June 2012

My favorite menu item would have to be the iced tea! Sooo good. :)

1  Thank Carolin255
Reviewed 29 May 2012

My coffee must have been made when dinosaurs still roamed the earth, it was weak, stale and tasted horrible. The dishes were dirty. Overall, just a bad experience.

2  Thank Happy T
Reviewed 20 May 2012

We used to there for breakfast,which was good but the eggs were not always cooked the way you wanted them but it was acceptably.About a year ago they raised there prices to the point where it was not worth going there anymore.

1  Thank southland33
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  • Address: Lower South River, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
Description
Stopped here for lunch and found the menu to be really interesting and the food excellent. Mostly a breakfast/lunch place. Seems to be quite a polular local spot.
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