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Mag Pyes Bakery Shoppe and Cafe

9 Water Street, Digby, Nova Scotia B0V 1A0, Canada
+1 902-378-7937
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Ranked #1 of 30 Restaurants in Digby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $31
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Mag Pyes Bakery Shoppe and Cafe offers made to order breakfast, including a seared Digby scallop omelette and poached eggs with smoked salmon, open Tue-Sun., Closed Monday. Dinner service is Tue-Sun. We offer a three course fixed price menu serving local produce and fresh seafood. We strive to keep everything local. You have your choice of starter,main course,home-made dessert selection, tea or coffee. Please bring your own wine, as we are not licensed. Please call in advance to reserve table. We are unable to accept email reservations.
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English first
Annapolis Royal, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

What a treat to find such a fantastic resturant only 1/2 hour away from home. Excellent value for a 3 course meal, which also included an asume bouche with homemade pate and breads and a wonderful sorbet prior to the main course. The presentation of the food was excellent and the taste even better. It is a very casual and... More

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Merced California
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87 reviews 87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Our B&B recommended this restaurant and booked us a table. It is a small venue and only holds maybe 20 diners and has maybe 2 seatings nightly. We were met at the door and seated immediately. The menu was "local" - what we wanted....and the meal was served in pleasant courses. All four of us were impressed with the quality... More

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Salida, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Our dinner at Mag Pyes was the highlight of our stay in Digby. The 3-course menu was nothing short of scrumptious, and at a $35.00 price--a real bargain. Dinner started with a plate of pate, beet infused humus, crostini and home-made bread....a delicious starter. The scallop ceviche and chowder were outstanding first courses. Of course we were in Digby so... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

There are people who cook and present food as an business and then there are people who simply love what they are doing. The couple at Mag Pyes seem to simply love what they are doing and it shows through the quality of their food and service. Dining in their small, cozy cafe is like having the meal of your... More

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This is a terrific, small restaurant in Digby, Nova Scotia. There is nothing else like it in the area. Most restaurants in Digby and surrounds serve pretty basic seafood. Mag Pye serves a 4 course, prix fixe meal that is beautifully presented and delicious. An amuse-bouche was served, then first course, which was mussels, in a delectable broth. I opted... More

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Austin, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Our evening meal in this charming little cafe was quite a change from the casual cafes we'd enjoyed in Digby. The three course dinner was actually five presentations. First came the amuse- bouche, then soup, a sorbet to refresh the palate, then the main presentation, pole-caught fresh halibut, then dessert. Choices for each of the three main courses or varied.... More

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Cranston, Rhode Island
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Just ate at Mag Pyes for dinner tonight and it was awesome! The food is excellent and the owners are great, friendly (and humorous) people. Everything was prepared fresh and each course was truly a culinary delight! The desserts are homeade and a great end to the delicious meal. Would definitely return to Mag Pyes, and highly recommend if you... More

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reading, uk
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Really great little place for breakfast. Loved the homely decor! Owners were friendly and accommodating (happily made a child-size portion of something for my son). Fabulous pancakes!

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Alexandria, MN
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We went to Mag Pyes in Digby for dinner and had an incredible meal. Fixed price menu with each course having a few choices. This is how a restaurant should be. Each choice was incredible, we about tried them all between the four of us. Salads extremely tasty, and a tomato basil soup that was the best I have ever... More

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Saint John, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I phoned to make a reservation and explained I had to eat gluten free. We were greeted and staff paid good attention to this issue without me having to remind them . A real pleasure that they understand food issues. Meal was excellent from starter, to appetizer to entree and dessert. A small, intimate and friendly place.

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Additional Information about Mag Pyes Bakery Shoppe and Cafe

Address: 9 Water Street, Digby, Nova Scotia B0V 1A0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 902-378-7937
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Digby
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 4 - 31

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