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By the Bay

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7202 Main Street, Rustico, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Description: Where the locals eat..

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  • 6
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  • 9
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  • 0
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice little place!

A nice little restaurant. I had the vegetarian wrap with potatoes. The potatoes were a little dry but the wrap was packed with veggies. I would also recommend the fries.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2014
Louise C
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Halifax, Canada
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29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Halifax, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

A nice little restaurant. I had the vegetarian wrap with potatoes. The potatoes were a little dry but the wrap was packed with veggies. I would also recommend the fries.

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Miramichi, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Just a typical local cafe. Not alot of personality in terms of atmosphere, but the food was great and the portions were large. (We only had breakfast here). Prices were reasonable and the staff was very friendly!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My husband and I are here mostly because we were vacationing in the off-season and our usual haunts were closed for the season. What a treat! The service was excellent, and the pizza and garlic fingers we ordered were delicious. We'll definitely be back the next time we're in PEI!

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Vinalhaven, Maine
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

A place where the locals go, which is a great feature. We both had the Fish and Chips which was good but not exceptional. The night we went the Fish and Chips was the special so that was a plus. The wait staff was very attentive and the food came quickly. On our next trip to PEI we would probably... More 

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Stanhope, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Got take-out pizza and garlic fingers. Delicious homemade dough, great toppings. Cooked perfectly. It's one of the few local spots that's open year-round and deserves to be.

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Kennebunk, Maine, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This is a great family style restaurant, the locals frequent this eatery. The fish and chips were great. We went there for breakfast and had a great hearty breakfast.

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Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Basic, no-frills seafood, but prepared well. Good price, casual atmosphere. Good for family, friends, couples or dining on your own.

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Ancaster, Canada
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132 reviews 132 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This place I have been coming to for a few years , each time I visit I pop in here for something it is always good and staff are so friendly good comfort food and of coarse fresh fish yum!!!

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Saint John, Canada
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95 reviews 95 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

In an area that caters to a lot of tourists where restaurants that aren't open all the time can change staff from year to year, thus some years they are good ,sometimes not so much, Bye The Bay is open year round and tends to be more consistent . The food is delicious from their home made rolls,seafood,wraps,soups,sandwiches etc. While... More 

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Ajax, Canada
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106 reviews 106 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We headed out our Charlottetown as nothing seemed to be open for breakfast early Sunday morning and ended up in Rustico. Food was good, service was good price was fair. It is more a place for locals but it fit the bill.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7202 Main Street, Rustico, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Rustico

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner

Description

Where the locals eat..

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?