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All 40 Antigonish Restaurants

Justamere Cafe and Bistro

137 Church Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-735-3353
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Ranked #1 of 40 Restaurants in Antigonish
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $21
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Canadian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
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.
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Halifax, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I've been to the Justamere many times while living in Antigonish. The food is very good, the service is always friendly and the atmosphere fun. Recently, I attended a banquet catered by Justamere where they went above and beyond our expectations. The meal was turkey dinner, which was one of the best turkey dinners I ever had, even better than... More 

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Antigonish, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My group had 100+ guests in the Claymore's banquet room. The Justamere had the tables all set beautifully, served a beautiful salad with homemade dressing, and warm rolls to start, followed by an absolutely fantastic turkey dinner and delicious cheesecake! Some of the comments from guests included "better than Thanksgiving at home", "food came to us so fast, nice and... More 

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Antigonish, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Listen you guys I gotta tell you a great secret - there's a restaurant with a fabulous meeting room we been having breakfast meetings in Justamere Café for over five years. Where else can you go at 7 o'clock in the morning and get professional, attentive service and a fabulous breakfast menu. It's just amazing; has never disappointed us. We're... More 

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HAVRE BOUCHER, NOVA SCOTIA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

For a long time we were told we have go and check out this place. I kick myself for taking so long after today's experience. All I can say is amazing. Do stop in they are amazing you won't regret it.

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This lovely little gem is hidden inside a hotel. Have always enjoyed my meal here. It's a little pricey though. The wait staff are friendly they could be more attentive of their tables.

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Antigonish, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My friends and I make it a point to get to the Justamere as frequently as we can! The only thing better than the food and drink is the restaurant's newest server Lily - what a doll! Prompt, so friendly, and can make the meanest, tastiest Caesar you ever did have (best appetizer on the menu). We are continuously satisfied... More 

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Antigonish, Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

By far some of the best food in Antigonish with the best atmosphere. Definitely worth ordering the quesadilla, look for the cute server Lily ;)

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Halifax
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

What a nice surprise -- staying at the Claymore and not expecting the in-house restaurant to be all that interesting but we had two great meals there. Shellfish linguine and haddock amandine. Very tasty, good presentation and the right amount of food. Very pleasant service. Spoke to some local residents who said it was consistently good and a very popular... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My friend and I had the mussels as an appie and the braised scallops for an entrée. The mussels had just the right bite in the flavor. The scallops presentation was incredible but surpassed by the taste! I would go back over and over just for this dish! Also of note was the great staff. They were all friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The title of this review says it all 5++++. You will be happy you stopped in, this restaurant is the epitome of antigonish service!

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Additional Information about Justamere Cafe and Bistro

Address: 137 Church Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, 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 - 21
Cuisine: Canadian

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