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Old Warehouse Cafe

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Canadian, Soups
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4 Havelock St, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3J7, Canada
+1 902-667-1160
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Amherst, Canada
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is my first choice for lunch because they provide gluten free selections and delicious homemade soup. The staff is very friendly and attentive.

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Thank RobinL1456
Parrsboro, Canada
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We had dinner here 2 weeks ago following a recommendation. Walking in we noticed a lack of ambiance. A lot could be done with décor but it hasn't. Although we were the only people on the restaurant side it took several minutes for someone to appear. Pump House ale on tap was a nice surprise. Although the soups are homemade,... More 

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Thank kitnkat
Kamloops, Canada
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We ate dinner just before closing and had a super well cooked meal with the most fantastic Sticky Toffee for dessert. You have to try it. We chatted with Nancy the owner who was super friendly. We highly recommend this for dinner.

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Thank WoodsyJim
Concord, New Hampshire
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The food was really uninspired and the bar populated by the local drunks....I would pass on this restaurant ( the bathrooms were a bit disgusting)

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1 Thank dteune
Amherst, Ns
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Service is good, staff is friendly, the owner is a sweetheart. Food is plain but good. Soups are homemade and delicious, homemade tea biscuits, breads and home made jams! The only item on the menu I would not recommend is the battered fish.

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Thank harmonygal
Moncton, Canada
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Love this place! It has friendly service and excellent food, esp. the biscuits. It closes early some days, so call ahead. We always get the fish and chips, but the wraps are also good.

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Thank BarbaraPhinney
Truro, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2014

We stopped by for karaoke night while we were in town what a fun little place and everyone was extremely friendly.

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Thank Daryl S
cape coral
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239 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

were there with friends to listen to the life music. Every Thursday local musicians play life music on the small stage. We had some interesting hours with the different genres of music. Well performed. Had just a few drinks so can't say anything about the food.

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Thank wrpech
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

I don't know when I last experienced such poor service and nasty food. My son and I were both disappointed. It took ten minutes to get any attention at all, then we ordered: clam chowder with whole wheat homemade biscuit, a fish chowder & whole wheat biscuit. My son and I were tired and hungry and had we not been... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2014

A drab pub restaurant with very indifferent food and equal service. Unable to recommend this establishment

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1 Thank Joe D

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Canadian, Soups
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  • Address: 4 Havelock St, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3J7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 902-667-1160

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?