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An Octopus' Garden Cafe

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8561 Main St | Alma, New Brunswick, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N1, Canada
+1 506-887-1020
07:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and local beer that hit the spot before going into Fundy National Park. Waitstaff was helpful and courteous. Cuban special was excellent.

Thank Brian S
Quispamsis, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 of us stopped for lunch. We all had somethibg different-soup, sandwiches, and chili and we all really enjoyed it all. Fresh food made with fresh ingredients and all very reasonably priced. Definitely will go back next time we're in Alma!

Thank Sarah J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent, the service was great! We had dinner there and breakfast the next morning. Everything tasted very fresh and was really flavorful. We were so glad we came across this gem and plan to go back the next time we visit Alma.

Thank jennifer y
Milton, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It had just opened for the season when we were there in mid February, 2017 and Wow the quality and the portions were amazing.

1 Thank jedi_jeffi
Riverview, Canada
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Stopped in along the end of February -- happy to find them open on a weekday for lunch. Lunch was awesome! The special of the day happened to include wings with an amazing blue cheese dipping sauce -- really exceptional. Everything else was great too; and a friendly, homey atmosphere.

Thank leroybrowndog
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

I had lobster on their home made gluten free bun and it was incredible. Service was prompt, wonderful selection and I picked up some art too! Very cool spot to have a brew or bite.

1 Thank Jamie M
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Stopped in for a late dinner and we were not disappointed! Lovely atmosphere, delicious, freshly-prepared food, and great service :) We had ramen, soup, butter chicken and fresh pasta...it was all amazing. Will be back for sure! Oh. And they have beer + wine.

Thank Tiffany W
Moncton, Canada
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous pasta dish and chicken souvlaki supper tonight. My pasta was made to order to accommodate my dairy intolerance & was delicious. The server was very accommodating and takes great pride in their restaurant -a smile for everyone and very efficient . What more can we say- this is a little gem , hidden away in the... More 

1 Thank TritesMaples
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

We came here for dinner. It was a rainy day so we were early and there were many tables open inside. Upon hearing the specials, I ordered the Chicken Marsala in a red wine reduction on pasta and my wife got the lobster with pasta in a rose sauce. Both specials came with salad and a heated ciabatta bun that... More 

1 Thank infolific
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This cafe uses local sourced ingredients and has different specials everyday. My husband loved the Korean Ramen noodle dish and I enjoyed the Plough man's lunch with homemade soup. Delicious!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8561 Main St | Alma, New Brunswick, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Albert County  >  Alma
  • Phone Number: +1 506-887-1020
Our healthy menu is created around local produce. We offer an outside patio, kids play area, free internet, live music, beer, wine and liquor, local art, locally roasted fair trade coffee and espresso, and organic whole foods grown on our own farm. We serve Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. We are open from 7am-11pm

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