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Old Black Forest Restaurant

10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-634-3600
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

We were able to get a table at this restaurant on the way home from the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival. Getting a table is the hard part in this small restaurant. Everything else is great. The service was speedy, and the food was delicious. I...More

Thank gunn48
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped here on the way to Lunenburg. We had a schnitzel sandwich and grilled sausage plate. Sausage came with mustard, fries, and a bowl of sauerkraut, the schnitzel had fries and cole slaw. Both were excellent. I do not agree with a previous reviewer...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Beer and wine were not well chilled. Sausage dinner comprising of "spider sausage", potatoes and sauerkraut was mediocre. Never heard the term spider sausage for knackwurst before. Very poor quality sausage, tasted like it was bought at No Frills. Sausage was grilled and very salty...More

Thank emengee
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Great food and service but restaurant too small and quiet. Tables very, very close together, so much so, you have to talk very low so other patrons don't hear your conversation. If you are in the area, go there for great food, but don't make...More

1  Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 20 July 2015

My wife and I have been coming to the Black Forest since Barbara and Thomas opened their restaurant some number of years ago. We have over this time brought family and friends to enjoy the various items on the menu, and without exception everyone has...More

Thank peter e
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Since I was very hard in a previous review ,I wanted to let everyone know, I have been back, and the food was just as great as I had experienced previously..my disappointment in not getting the delicious food last visit was overshadowed by my frustration.....More

1  Thank nancy
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Last week I finally had the time to stop by this restaurant and sample their offerings of German cuisine. The truth is that I love sauerbraten and the last time I had this dish was way too long ago at the now closed Lindenhoff Restaurant...More

1  Thank bergybits1
Reviewed 21 May 2015

A fine clean spotless german restruant between mahone bay and Lunenburg the menu is not extensive but is expertly prepared and presented. Plus there is german beer on tap!!

4  Thank Terry91
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Our first visit this year - wont be our last. Best authentic German food in Nova Scotia. Sausages and sauerkraut were awesome as usual. The Sauerbratten with spatzel was a winner too. Had to have the Black forest cake which is made the correct way...More

3  Thank Zarfman
Reviewed 27 April 2015

What do you want in a meal that your spending your small amount of extra money on? I want to know that it's going to be what I had the first time I was at the restaurant. That's why I'm going back, because it was...More

3  Thank conrad_blair
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3600
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