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Masstown Market

10622 Highway 2 | Exit 12, Trans Canada Highway 104, Masstown, Nova Scotia B0M 1G0, Canada
+1 902-662-2816
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Has everything...plants, gift shop, groceries, bakery, cafe

It near the highway. We stopped to pick up some groceries while our way to Cape Breton and to pick... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LIKEITIS1000
via mobile
One Stop Shopping

Fresh Produce, Deli Meats, Bakery, Restaurant with great all day meals, Gluten-Free Fish and Chips... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
billme2015
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Truro, Canada
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Browse our large, bright displays of the finest fruits & vegetables, take in the delights of our homestyle bakery, savour our famous chowders and soups, delight in a cool offering of ice cream from our dairy bar, stroll through our unique gift shop and fully stocked garden center, search out local meat and cheese specialties in our full serve delicatessen and explore our NSLC Liquor Boutique.Stop by our Lighthouse and "Catch of the Bay" Fresh Fish Market, open year round. You will find all your favorites of the sea here plus our Bay of Fundy interpretive displays offer an insight into the natural wonders of the region. Capture a unique photo in our photobooth and view the Cobequid Mountains from high atop the Lighthouse. Free public Internet access.From May until Sept., You can enjoy a delicious feed of fish & chips on the dock, along with other tasty seafood choices from our Fish & Chip Boat.July until end of October join us right across the road at Captain Cob's Crazy Conundrum- a corn maze with lots of activities for young and young at heart. Giant bouncy pillow, obstacle course, huge playground, petting zoo and more! Newly opened Petro Canada Gas Bar & Covenience Store is right across the road, next to the corn maze.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (43 reviews)
“fish and chips” (39 reviews)
“gift shop” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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10622 Highway 2 | Exit 12, Trans Canada Highway 104, Masstown, Nova Scotia B0M 1G0, Canada
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+1 902-662-2816
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"ice cream"
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"fish and chips"
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"gift shop"
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"nova scotia"
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"bread"
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"great place"
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"fresh produce"
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"baked goods"
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"liquor store"
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"salad"
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"lobster"
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"fruit"
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"something for everyone"
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"my husband"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It near the highway. We stopped to pick up some groceries while our way to Cape Breton and to pick up the booklets for the Lobster Trail and the Chowder Trail. They have fresh bread, donuts, cinnamon buns, cookies, and lots of other sweet things....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh Produce, Deli Meats, Bakery, Restaurant with great all day meals, Gluten-Free Fish and Chips with Huge Portions. A Seafood shop and to top it off a NSLC. Oh did I mention across the road is a Gas Station, Greco and Tim Hortons

Thank billme2015
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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Masstown has a small grocery store with a gift shop and liquor. On the other side is a bakery, deli, ice cream and cafeteria type restaurant. My husband got 2 scoop of ice cream and it was very large and I had chowder which was...More

Thank Mariane Y
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

From local produce to seafood pies and icecream Masstown Market is a must. Oh, did I mention you can also pick up local wine and beer. Sugar donut and coffee anyone. A big lawn for dogs to stretch their legs too.

Thank Matthew L
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

The haddock and chips were the best. The basic 2 pieces and chips will feed two people. The market has a wide variety of baked goods, including bread, scones, muffins, donuts, etc.,etc. We have been stopping at this location for many years and always stop...More

Thank Carl-Marg
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MasstownMarket_13, Public Relations Manager at Masstown Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Fish boat will open again in May, hope you can stop by again soon.

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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

We usually stop at the Masstown market for a coffee and some fresh baked sweets. A great place to get out of the car to walk, shop for some local products and eat. You will get lots of gift ideas for all occasions.

Thank Astrid1511
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MasstownMarket_13, Public Relations Manager at Masstown Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

We now feature locally produced Aroma Maya coffee. Thank you for the kind review.

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Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Delicious seafood chowder at their cafeteria, loaded with different bits of seafood and topped with a lobster claw. Yummy! A market featuring local fruit, vegetables and meat and a bakery with a great selection of pastries, breads, etc. The giftware section was loaded with original,...More

Thank JeanYHZ
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MasstownMarket_13, Public Relations Manager at Masstown Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you, we really appreciate your nice comments and look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed November 11, 2017

The venue was overpriced at 11.00 DOLLARS. OVER crouded to the point of being uncomfortable and certainty over the fire regulations limit. We went in with the intention of doing some shopping but could not move close enough to do anything but flow along with...More

Thank Gary N
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MasstownMarket_13, Public Relations Manager at Masstown Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

The fall Saltscapes event is held adjacent to our business. They set their own prices and organize the layout of vendors. We will pass along your comments.

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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

It is entertaining alone just to walk through and browse. There is bound to be something for everyone on your gift list or maybe a little something for yourself.

Thank JODY P
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MasstownMarket_13, Public Relations Manager at Masstown Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you, we try to provide a good variety throughout our departments. Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

I live just one exit down from this venue, and often stop in for bakery or produce items. Always good merchandise and great staff. This past Thanksgiving day however, I was with an out of town friend, and she was browsing in the gift shop...More

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MasstownMarket_13, Public Relations Manager at Masstown Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Very sorry for your experience, our staff are usually most friendly and helpful. We will look into this and try and do better next time.

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scarey23
April 16, 2017|
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Response from MasstownMarket_13 | Property representative |
Yes the dog kennels are always available, with new covers installed on them.
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Jess_S_10000000
May 9, 2016|
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Response from MasstownMarket_13 | Property representative |
Captain Cob's Corn Maze is now closed.
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