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Lane's Privateer Inn

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Seafood, Sandwiches, Bakery, Gastropub
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27 Bristol Ave, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada
+1 902-354-3456
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Lane's Privateer Inn serves the freshest locally-sourced foods to visitors...
Lane's Privateer Inn serves the freshest locally-sourced foods to visitors and Liverpudlians alike. The extensive menu has something to please every palate. We serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch on weekends. Experience the newly renovated Restaurant & Pub or step outside onto the two-level Stone Patio. Both offer spectacular views of the Mersey River and beautiful sunsets as you sip local beer or Nova Scotian wines. Enjoy the freshest, local haddock & chips, or a succulent striploin steak. It's a beautiful place for your romantic evenings, or get-togethers with family or friends. Wine Tastings, Atlantic Canada Concerts.
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Visitor rating
  • 37
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice place to eat

We tried the seafood chowder, chicken and apple panini, and a burger with poutine. All were very good though the panini was a bit overcooked yet still delicious. The burger came on a homemade cheese roll - yum. Coconut cream pie was creamy and not too sweet. Staff was very friendly and the view was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
clareysgirl
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Kittery, Maine
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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107 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Kittery, Maine
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We tried the seafood chowder, chicken and apple panini, and a burger with poutine. All were very good though the panini was a bit overcooked yet still delicious. The burger came on a homemade cheese roll - yum. Coconut cream pie was creamy and not too sweet. Staff was very friendly and the view was great. A little pricey but... More 

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Barga, Italy
Top Contributor
170 reviews 170 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The ambiance, in the style of a pub, the view on the river, the food (caesar salad and scallops), the draught beer, the open fire, all of this is geared to make you feel at home and happy. There was nothing I disliked!

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Restaurant has a good menu, reasonably priced and staff are willing to accommodate. Excellent homemade food and dressings.

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Halifax, Canada
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is the first time I have been in the hotel dining room since it has been redone. It is just lovely. Each table had a unique chair or church pew bench. The lighting and frame shelves behind the bar are stunning . Well done on these renovations. The lunch menu had plenty of choices. Home cooked goodness but with... More 

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LanesPrivateerInn, Front Office Manager at Lane's Privateer Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We're so glad you love the new space, and hope you'll visit us again soon. All the best~ Kimberley Saulnier, Front Desk More 

Amherst, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We had our New Year's Eve Dinner at Lane's Privateer Inn. This was the best meal that we have experienced in a very long time, anywhere. All courses were prepared to perfection. A true dining experience. We stayed for an evening of dancing and thoroughly enjoyed that as well. This hotel has a great ambiance and offers so much. Our... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I have traveled to the South Shore of Nova Scotia over 15 times. Lane's has been a place we have frequented for several years. One thing, the food is always very good, and even though Nova Scotia is know for their wonderful seafood, many restaurants have problems with just the basic fish and chips. Lane's does not have this problem.... More 

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Grain Valley, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The atmosphere was great and on the first night we sat by a window overlooking the water. The food and service were very good. In fact we returned the next night for another great experience. Their fish cakes are really good.

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Nova Scotia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We had brunch at Lane's in the renovated pub. The food was excellent! I had the Eggs Benny - very nice hollandaise sauce and 'real' ham. The poached eggs were perfect. My husband had the fishcakes - he is still raving about them! The service was excellent - very friendly waiter who seems proud of where he works. The pub... More 

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Bridgewater, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The way in to the restaurant at Lane's Privateer Inn is typical for an Inn, but the experience you'll have here is far beyond what you might expect for a restaurant that's not just a restaurant. We can only imagine how nice the accommodations are. We were delightfully surprised with the beautiful, warm atmosphere of the restaurant. We immediately noticed... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We enjoyed a most delicious dinner here! The staff were very friendly and helpful. The service was great! The setting overlooking the river was a bonus. I had ordered the fish special and asked that it come with vegetables and no starch! My order came and was perfect! A few minutes later the waiter came with another side of beautifully... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Bristol Ave, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +1 902-354-3456

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 28
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Sandwiches, Bakery, Gastropub

Description

Lane's Privateer Inn serves the freshest locally-sourced foods to visitors and Liverpudlians alike. The extensive menu has something to please every palate. We serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch on weekends. Experience the newly renovated Restaurant & Pub or step outside onto the two-level Stone Patio. Both offer spectacular views of the Mersey River and beautiful sunsets as you sip local beer or Nova Scotian wines. Enjoy the freshest, local haddock & chips, or a succulent striploin steak. It's a beautiful place for your romantic evenings, or get-togethers with family or friends. Wine Tastings, Atlantic Canada Concerts.

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