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Amherst Shore Country Inn

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5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3X9, Canada
+1 902-661-4800
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Lewiston, Maine
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145 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Freshly baked bread. Delicious mushroom soup, salad with local fresh beets and greens, salmon, chicken cordon bleu and blueberry flan. Breakfast started with apple cinnamon scones (best scones we've ever had). Blueberry pancakes with fruits and bacon

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Toronto, Canada
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We went to Nova Scotia to celebrate our parents 60th Wedding Anniversary and they had booked dinner reservations at this Inn. Wow! We were amazingly surprised by the quality of the food. My husband and I had just returned from France for our 10th Wedding Anniversary the week before and of course we were amazed by all the food we... More 

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Putney, Vermont
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This where my wife and I dine once a summer for a special night out. The owner's family also runs the Blomidon Inn in Wolfville, and both are destinations! The Amherst Shore Country Inn offers two entrees each evening and you are called to make your choice a day or so before your reservation. The evening begins with an aperitif... More 

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Amherst, Canada
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Food is always first rate here a bit pricey for some but you get what you pay for beautiful view of the bay from the dining room and they use plenty of locally grown items in their menu Highly recommended especially for a "special night out"

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Truro, Canada
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

They went above and beyond to create a real culinary experience that made share we left satisfied and happy!

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Amherst, Canada
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Just an excellent excellent evening for Valentine's. The Inn put on a special Valentine's Dinner for Feb 12, 13, 14 & 15..... We attended the first night and had the most amazing meal!! Mary & Rob totally outdid themselves in decadence this year. The carrot marnier soup and the salad with strawberries were incredible, not to mention the home baked... More 

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Hanson, Massachusetts, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

Fantastic, gourmet food. Loved it. See my review of the Inn for more details. We couldn't believe how good the food was. Romantic fireplace in dining room. Mary was a great host!

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Thank Joe M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Four course GOURMET dinners served at an additional price, offering delicious choices, each so tantalizing it is difficult to come to a decision!! There are no bad choices😀! We have had many meals here, and all dinners and breakfasts prepared by Rob are outstanding! Mary, Rob and their children run a terrific family run restaurant!! Many thanks!!

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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297 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

We were staying at the Inn and agreed to the dinner package. This was a wonderful 4-course dinner. It was outstanding in every respect. Home made bread, soup, salad, stuffed sole, lemon dessert. All items were well presented and delicious. Choices were made via telephone a day or two ahead of the dinner. This was a 5-star dinner in every... More 

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Truro, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Rob and Mary have worked very hard to create and deliver the important details that make this Inn and Restaurant clean, relaxing, tasteful, delicious and memorable. We stayed in one of their chalet's and were able to walk on the beautiful beach that day. The evening meal was outstanding.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 902-661-4800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?