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Main Street Cafe & Lounge

$$ - $$$American, ,
158 Main St | at the Maritime Inn, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2B7, Canada
+1 902-863-4001
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab dip” (2 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Canadian, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
158 Main St | at the Maritime Inn, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2B7, Canada
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

We have frequently visited the Main Street Cafe and have never been disappointed. The have great food and friendly service . there is a combination of open tables and large booths as well as an upper section that has more tables and a small bar...More

Thank Padoiron
Larry M, General Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review of our Main Street Café and we are very pleased that you enjoy the food and your visits. We appreciate all feedback as that is what helps us continue to improve. Once again thank you and we will...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018

The food is Excellent, the service is warm and friendly, and the atmosphere is enjoyable. I have been here a few times and have never been disappointed.

Thank BurnsNovaScotia
Larry M, General Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are very happy you enjoy your visits to our Main Street Café. We are always happy to receive feedback that we pass on to our staff and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We were quickly greeted and a booth was selected for us. The restaurant was busy but we had prompt service and never did we wait for anything we asked for. The special last night was Prime Rib roast and it was superb. cooked just as...More

Thank Pamela C
Larry M, General Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you so much for your five star review Pamela and we are very happy that you enjoyed your meal. All feedback is appreciated as that is how we can continue to improve. Thanks once again and we look forward to your next visit. Larry...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The food is always food here. The atmosphere is warm and inviting. Lots of privacy with the booths. Can't go wrong. Totally recommend it.

Thank MammaGNovaScotia
Larry M, General Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are glad you enjoy our Main Street Café. We always appreciate all feedback and look forward to your return. Thanks, Larry

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

On Friday Dec01, my Son in law Had his yearly company dinner this year at the Main Street cafe and lounge. Which is my favorite place to eat in Antigonish. About twenty people. It was held in the lounge area as their conference room was...More

1  Thank Swampnort
Larry M, Owner at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much for your review of Main Street Café. We are very proud of the chef and all of our food and beverage team and appreciate the feedback to share with them. Thanks again and all the best of this great holiday season.

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Take out Fish Cakes that were too salty Salad was only lettuce and burned bacon, no croutons or any other vegetables Oh I forgot to give a tip but the tip was not deserved because of the burned bacon. I can only assumes that the...More

Thank macoke
Larry M, General Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you for letting us know of your experience and please accept my apologies for your disappointing takeout which was not up to our standards. We would like to make amends so please do not hesitate in contacting me personally. Larry, General Manager

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast before setting off on the road. Really friendly and welcoming. Food service was quick and tasty - omelette was huge, big enough for a couple to share.

Thank Bella4tunata
Larry M, General Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you very much for your review and we are happy you enjoyed your breakfast with us. We will look forward to your return.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Boyfriend ordered lobster mac and cheese with a side salad and I ordered the salad as a main. Both salads were sickly sweet and way overdressed. With the dressing on the side, it would have been a perfect meal. Mac and cheese dish was phenomenal...More

Thank Christina P
Megan A, Guest Service Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Christina, thank you for your review. Our sincerest apologies as it appears that your salads did not meet expectation. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know as we move forward to make changes. Happy to hear that our lobster mac and cheese...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

ordered the hamburger w/ceasar salad! took a bite and was chewing for a while , took the burger out of the bun , had the look and texture of a hockey puck which also tasted like pork sausage, i worked my way through this horibble...More

Thank fcarl207
Megan A, Guest Service at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review fcarl207. We are disappointed to hear that your meal did not meet expectation, our sincerest apologies. Please be advised that your feedback is extremely important to us will be reviewed with our team to ensure this does not reoccur. All...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017

Staying at the hotel I had both breakfast and dinner here on two different stays. Great selection of fine food for dinner. Breakfast here is how you want to start your day. Worth the stop.

Thank Malcolm_143
Megan A, Guest Service Manager at Main Street Cafe & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Malcolm, thank you for your five star review. It's wonderful to hear that you had the opportunity to enjoy both dinner and breakfast with us.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 21
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Main St | at the Maritime Inn, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-863-4001
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Maritime Inn Antigonish
Description
Enjoy one of the best dining experiences in Antigonish, offering fantastic Taste of Nova Scotia cuisine. Our menus feature unique seasonal recipes and flavours that make our restaurant the popular choice for locals and a highlight for many of our returning guests. Casual dining with a professional touch.
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