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Lobster Kettle Restaurant

41 Commercial, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B0A 1M0, Canada
902-733-2723
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Ranked #3 of 10 Restaurants in Louisbourg
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Columbus, Georgia
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172 reviews 172 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This is not a fancy restaurant and one of the few open in September near our B & B. My wife had scallops and I had a lobster sandwich. Service is very informal but extremely friendly. You will not be rushed.

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Naperville, Illinois
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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The lobster was good. The rest of the food just OK. I think the waitress was just scatterbrained. We ordered a half liter of wine. She brought a full liter. We corrected her and she brought the half liter. She charged us for a full liter. We corrected her. She did not completely clear the table before bringing dessert leaving... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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144 reviews 144 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We've been here three times, all near the end of the season. We've ranged from being about the only people there to it being completely jammed. The service is always friendly and the food is great. Love the fish cakes and chowder, in addition to the lobster. Window seating also provides a great view of the harbour.

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We were ignored for 1/2 jour, had to go to counter and ask for menus and waitress, ordered, took over and hour, actually forgot us, know it was fairly busy...but....and when food finally showed up it was dreadful.....

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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354 reviews 354 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We LOVE this restaurant and it has become one of our 'must' stop lunch locations when we are in CB for Celtic Colours! The seafood is EXCELLENT- very fresh and cooked to perfection! The poutine of to die for as well! Love this place and our usual waitress, who greets us every year when we arrive!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Had both lunch and dinner here. Lunch was on the deck, which had great views - we had chowder (which was amongst the best we have had) and a beef and barley soup and shared a corned beef sandwich - all of which was top notch. Dinner was good too, it was my fist time with lobster and the waitress... More 

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Campbell River, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in at this little restaurant for a late lunch after spending a long day at the Louisberg park. The place was not busy. We asked the only staff in sight if they could accomodate a gluten intolerant diner. She said she wouldd check to see if they still had gf bread. She then proceeded to do something behind... More 

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Busby
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Ordered the lobster and crab meal, my spouse had the large salmon. The seasonal vegetables were from frozen, the waitress had no idea what I could or could not eat on the lobster (I asked her to identify by pointing what I could not eat and she said the brain. When pressed she said the grey sac.... That I was... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We went to this restaurant twice in June, not much else was open at this time of year, Lobster was very good, but the rest was OK,

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

We went to Lobster Kettle based on reviews and recommendations for the food quality. We didn't end to have our dinner here though, because we were looking for something nicer than a fluorescent lamps fully illuminated community center like hall, with cheap tables and chairs, and relatively high prices on the menu. Food may be great, but the environment of... More 

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Additional Information about Lobster Kettle Restaurant

Address: 41 Commercial, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B0A 1M0, Canada
Phone Number: 902-733-2723
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Louisbourg
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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