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Lobster Kettle Restaurant

) #2 of 8 Restaurants in Louisbourg $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Soups
41 Commercial St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1B5, Canada
+1 902-733-2723
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lobster” (91 reviews)
“snow crab” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Commercial St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1B5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There is nothing like eating fresh lobster on a deck overlooking the bay with Fort Louisbourg in the distance- Fantastic!! Service was lovely!

Thank JanineS76
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant lunch here before visiting the fortress. This popular restaurant is nicely situated by the water's edge and serves excellent seafood. We had good chowder and tasty wraps washed down with nice cold beer.

Thank Owdmon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family stopped here coming out of he Louisbourg Fortress on a late afternoon. Fish and Chips, Lobster and Crab dinners were great! We were in and out in less than an hour.

Thank Snafoo
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small place little ambiance but there are windows on three sides of cafe so everyone gets a view of the water which is what counts. If it is nice out the deck is the place to be. The lobster was great and...More

Thank Sylvia A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set by the water, this simple restaurant was a perfect spot for lunch. Lobster wrap, chicken Caesar wrap, and a hearty chowder were scrumptious! Our server was friendly and helpful, as she guided us through our selections. Highly recommended for lunch before or after you...More

Thank Sharon G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was EPIC! We stopped in for a late lunch and we were thrilled! The fish and chips were amazingly crispy on the outside but perfectly cooked inside, and the lobster sandwich was absolutely stuffed with lobster. The deck was beautiful with a breeze...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little restaurant on the east coast of Cape Breton, in Louisburg Nova Scotia. Service was east coast friendly and fast. We had a variety of dishes which included the pan seared haddock (very good) and the lobster poutine (very good as well). Lobster sandwich...More

Thank Just1Cuz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you look back on my reviews you will see I wrote a glowing review of this restaurant a short time ago. Again, this trip, the crab was excellent and the view was phenomenal having hit exceptional weather as well as the tall ship festival....More

Thank stevechef68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reserved a table overlloking the harbour - view was wonderful. The fish in the fish and chips was overcooked and was disappointing

4  Thank lourossgood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at the Lobster Kettle on Friday evenig, and it was a delight! The place was packed, but the service remained friendly and helpful. The food is no-nonsense...let the product do the talking. Flaky Fish &Chips, tasty beer, and very affordable. This is...More

Thank Louis-PQ
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2.93 km away
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27 March 2017|
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Response from Traveler1775 | Reviewed this property |
google lobsterkettle louisbourg. Choose link to their website. Then pick menu to see what they have. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Commercial St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Louisbourg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-733-2723
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