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Dennis Point Cafe and Restaurant

214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
+1 902-762-1220
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (22 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

truly nothing fancy--just a big room or 2 with lots of tables. but most were filled with locals, which is always a good sign. had the best fish sandwich ever here!

Thank ekter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had spent the morning at the Historic Acadian Village just nearby, and one of the reenactors recommended this place. We loved it! Nothing fancy, but delicious Acadian comfort food served by a delightfully friendly staff. We had lobster poutine that was To Die For,...More

Thank DrDanD
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a diner/restaurant with a local hometown atmosphere. Any seafood on the menu is extremely fresh as it was just carried in from the ships across the road at one of Nova Scotia's largest lobster wharves. The food was delicious, staff was friendly and...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Across the road from the boats this unassuming cafe boasts fresh and we'll prepared food. We tried the hot creamed lobster roll loaded with fresh lobster in a creamy sauce atop a toasted bun which quickly becomes saturated with the sauce but oh my the...More

Thank rovingcarole
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I may a regular trip to this cafe every 2/3 years when visiting family; it's consistently good with local Acadian dishes

Thank Ted S
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us primarily due to the lobster poutine. Worth the small detour - very friendly staff, good menu selections and food was served piping hot. The locals seemed to like it and you have a view of the wharf.

Thank nbgoose
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

As it was early in the season we didn't have a huge choice of restaurants and this one seemed an excellent option. We wanted to try a whole loster but sadly they didnt have any, perhaps because it was a Monday. We opted instead for...More

Thank grankan
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I suspect that the Dennis Point Café started up just to feed all the hungry fishermen and fish plant workers at the point. After all, there's nothing else close by, but word of their quality, no-nonsense offerings quickly got out! Today the café probably serves...More

Thank Currymac
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The server was friendly and mentioned the special of the day and ask me if i wanted a drink.The kitchen staff done a great gob on preparing my food because everything was completely satisfactorily. I will defiantly be back and thanks for the great experience.

Thank Rob P
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

If I could give a 6 I would. Very friendly staff. A large restaurant with a quiet side and a noisy side as advised by the waitress. Noisy side was where a large group of fishermen were eating. I ordered the Lobster Roll with mash...More

Thank Larry L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Municipality of Argyle  >  Lower West Pubnico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-762-1220
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