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Justamere Cafe and Bistro

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137 Church Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E3, Canada
+1 902-735-3353
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Reservations
Description: At the Justamere Cafe & Bistro we pride ourselves in serving fresh...
At the Justamere Cafe & Bistro we pride ourselves in serving fresh flavourful foods with Something for Everyone in mind. Just-a-mere is a play on words emphasizing the laid back feel of our dining room where in the run of a day you will see business suits and work boots, among the young and the old. Now in our 7th year of business, we boast excellent cuisine in a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.
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  • 72
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Weekly breakfasts

My husband and I eat out for breakfast usually every Sunday morning and we usually go to the Justamere. We are always greeted as we enter the door and given our coffee in a very timely fashion. Breakfasts are very good and are always hot; the coffee is plentiful. We like to take our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
17cooper
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Antigonish, Canada
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English first
Antigonish, Canada
2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My husband and I eat out for breakfast usually every Sunday morning and we usually go to the Justamere. We are always greeted as we enter the door and given our coffee in a very timely fashion. Breakfasts are very good and are always hot; the coffee is plentiful. We like to take our granddaughters who are under the age... More 

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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

What a great surprise. This restaurant is unassuming but boy does it deliver. On our first day in the area, my wife and I had both breakfast and dinner here. The food was excellent and the service was very friendly. On our way home we passed through Antigonish and stopped at Justamere for lunch. Every table but one was occupied... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Antigonish has always been a point in our travels where we would stop for a meal. When the Dragonfly closed we were left without an interesting breakfast and lunch spot. On a weekend trip to Halifax last weekend we took the advice of TA and had breakfast at the number one rated restaurant in Antigonish. All I can say is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We have had so-so meals in Antigonish in the past. Justamere was a pleasant surprise in that they don't serve a lot of the traditional fried foods you find in Nova Scotia restaurants. We like out scallops rare, meaning not cooked to death, and that's the way they came. The chefs are creative, unlike many others in the province and... More 

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Baddeck, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Had breakfast on Friday and it was DELICIOUS! The poached eggs were perfect and the toast was great! Had lunch on Sunday and all the food was very tasty and unique! Service was grand! Sheena was very friendly and knowledgeable!

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Annapolis Royal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

My husband and I had dinner at Justamere Café & Bistro when we were visiting Antigonish, and we agreed it was one of the best meals we've ever had. Service was excellent; staff was knowledgeable and friendly and dinner was delicious.

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

We went there for breakfast on a Saturday noon. We are family of five, everyone ordered their own meal, the best was egg florentine. Overall food, ambiance and service was excellent. I will recommend this place it to anyone visiting this area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Six of us enjoyed the patio on May 30th. We shared potstickers and each of us found something delicious to try. From the Eggs Benny on fish cakes instead of English muffins (with lobster, too) and the fabulous portobello sandwich to the all day breakfast, everyone was pleased. Good portions, homemade and well presented. Kerry, our server, was just a... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I stopped in for lunch on a Thursday. I had the special that was a pasta dish carbonara with scallops bacon and mushrooms. It was fantastic. Waiter was very professional and attentive . I had the bread pudding for dessert and it was very good also.

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I've only been here once but had to write about it. Like most places in Antigonish, it's a relaxed place and everyone is friendly. They have eggs benedict, which is something I am way too lazy to make at home and I like eating for lunch. They people next to me had fish and chips, which looked very good (and... More 

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Additional Information about Justamere Cafe and Bistro

Address: 137 Church Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E3, Canada
Phone Number: +1 902-735-3353
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
Cuisine: Canadian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 137 Church Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-735-3353

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Canadian

Description

At the Justamere Cafe & Bistro we pride ourselves in serving fresh flavourful foods with Something for Everyone in mind. Just-a-mere is a play on words emphasizing the laid back feel of our dining room where in the run of a day you will see business suits and work boots, among the young and the old. Now in our 7th year of business, we boast excellent cuisine in a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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