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15559 Main St, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
+1 902-224-3888
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Panini I've had!

A neat little spot with a chalkboard menu to choose your meal from before taking your table. The turkey & cranberry panini was incredible (fresh, thick slices of beautifully seasoned roasted white turkey with sliced cranberries, cheese and mayo)! The staff were friendly and the food was quick to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
CrownVictoria
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Middleton, Canada
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Middleton, Canada
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122 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

A neat little spot with a chalkboard menu to choose your meal from before taking your table. The turkey & cranberry panini was incredible (fresh, thick slices of beautifully seasoned roasted white turkey with sliced cranberries, cheese and mayo)! The staff were friendly and the food was quick to arrive. A good choice for any meal of the day (my... More 

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Hello and thanks for taking the time to write a review about our new Cafe. Happy you enjoyed your Panini! As for the dishes, it is becoming extremely difficult to find kitchen workers and dishwashers in our small community hence the decision to change to paper plates and baskets. We are doing the best we can within the environment that... More 

Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Definitely not cheap, but the scallops were great as was the coffee. The wife was a bit less impressed with the chicken fingers but I didn't mind them.

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Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This local Cheticamp cafe serves coffee, tea, sandwiches, panini, soup, salads, and pastries from early morning to mid afternoon. They are not open for dinner but they have a large seating area overlooking Cheticamp Harbour.

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Hometown Restaurant has the best fish and chips and chicken club burger, hands down! Not to mention their caramel macchiato.. Yummy :)

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Thanks Donna! :) More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Usually a club sandwich with fries in this part of the world are a treat: fresh baked bread, fresh turkey slices, really good bacon, and great fries. This was the exception. My fries were over cooked as was everyone else's. My sandwich was very ordinary. My spouses salad was just ok. Thinking perhaps they just had had an off day,... More 

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Hi, It is disappointing that you did not enjoy your experience at Hometown Kitchen. We use nothing but Homemade bread, real Turkey (all white meat) and bacon and home cut fries. I apologize that the fries were over cooked and will address that with the kitchen staff. I thank you for giving it a second try! cheers Michele More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Stopped here for breakfast on a Saturday and was impressed by the quick service, very good prices (especially in a tourist haven) and the excellent homestyle food.

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Thanks so much! Hope you come visit again soon. :) Michele More 

Red Deer, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We ate here twice and were not disappointed either time. Food was excellent and our server was extremely friendly.

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Thanks! And we were happy to have you visit too! Hope you are enjoying all the fantastic things Cape Breton has to offer. Come back to visit again soon! Michele More 

Woodbridge, Virginia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Their seafood chowder is excellent but we've really enjoyed everything we've tried (3 visits to Cape Breton so far and every time we make a point to stop here). The wait staff are friendly and helpful and you can dine with a view both inside and out. Highly recommend this place!

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. If a broth based chowder is what you are looking for, this is one of the best! We are very happy you enjoyed your experience at Hometown Kitchen Restaurant and hope to see you again soon. Michele More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

what a sweet little place. nothing fancy - just good food in a comfie atmosphere. they had great fish and chips. in addition, they make a mean chicken caesar salad - bacon is a nice addition.

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time out of your busy schedule to write about your experience at Hometown Kitchen. Hometown has a great reputation for Fish and Chips and great effort is applied daily to retain this reputation. Hope to see you again soon! Michele More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Stopped at sunset on an unplanned drive, and not only had wonderful fresh lobster and crab, but also received friendly assistance to help us find accommodations that night. Cindy called around for us to check if any local hotels had vacancies, and recommended the newly opened Cornerstone Motel, which was beautiful, clean and quiet by the park.

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Michele P, Owner at Hometown Kitchen, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words and we are very fortunate to be in a location where the sun sets directly across from our patio in the summer months. We have great staff ready to help in any situation as well! Hope to see you again soon! Michele More 

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Additional Information about Hometown Kitchen

Address: 15559 Main St, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 902-224-3888
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Cheticamp
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15559 Main St, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Cheticamp
  • Phone Number: +1 902-224-3888
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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