We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Cafe Restaurant Compose

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
+1 902-532-1251
Website
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

429 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 409: English reviews
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We wandered in for a late lunch just before closing. The atmosphere was bright and comfortable with a beautiful view, but the most memorable part was their French onion soup - the best we have ever had. If you see it on the menu, order it!

Helpful?
Thank Exploring761
Granville Ferry, Canada
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I made a reservation at Restaurant Compose for myself and my sister who was visiting from Mississippi. You get everything you hope to get while dining out...great service, great view and especially, a great meal. Amanda (the owner) is gracious and friendly. AWESOME!!!!

Helpful?
Thank nova1957
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
163 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick bite on our way to Halifax. We were pleasantly pleased to enjoy the view and energy of the bay while eating a delicious luncheon. It was a small menu but selections superb.

Helpful?
Thank Nancy J
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Restaurant Compose twice over the summer this year - once for our Anniversary dinner and for lunch while entertaining family visiting from England. On those occasions we ate in the new attached sunroom patio. The fresh air and stunning views make the outdoor seating especially enjoyable. Last evening we tried the new feature being offered - a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Wendy J
Tustin, California
Level Contributor
30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

This was a delightful restaurant-great Austrian inspired food, a great view and friendly service. A winner!

Helpful?
Thank artprf
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Being honest, we stopped in here tonight for dinner, for the first time. The ambiance is delightful and is a Fine restaurant. The food is from scratch, onion soup has home made beef broth, beef goulash is so tender and lean, home made breads, cordon blue is very good, even the coffee and tea is great. Presentation is high, however... More 

Helpful?
Thank Phil J
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

I visited today with my wife, choice of two restaurants only and chose restaurant Compose because I like seafood. Nice setting however no atmosphere, our waitress was so false it was laughable.... Food was good but the problem we had was that we were charged different amounts than what was quoted in the menu and the total bill was added... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank David K
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

The Thai lobster and the scallops was delicious, the service was excellent and a wonderful young girl with an amazing personality. Great view of the Annapolis River.Enjoyable evening with friends/

Helpful?
Thank Clotilde C
Callgary
Level Contributor
154 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We wandered about looking for a nice place to have supper. This caught our fancy and made reservations with the owner, just as well as it, even mid week was busy. View was over the water and sunset was marvellous. Service was excellent and the seafood food haddock and Digby scallops or just scallops, all with hot from the kitchen,... More 

Helpful?
Thank springbanktraveller
London, Canada
Level Contributor
72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us at the Visitors Centre. We liked our meal so much the first time that we made a reservation again for the following evening. The schnitzel dishes with spaetzle (egg noodles) were so tasty! Our dessert of house-made apple strudel was also beautifully presented and delicious. This restaurant is situated on the Annapolis River. In... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bermudafan65

Travelers who viewed Cafe Restaurant Compose also viewed

Annapolis Royal, Southwest Nova Scotia
Annapolis Royal, Southwest Nova Scotia
 
Annapolis Royal, Southwest Nova Scotia
Annapolis Royal, Southwest Nova Scotia
 

Been to Cafe Restaurant Compose? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $20
Cuisine
Austrian, Seafood, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Annapolis Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 902-532-1251
Description
Restaurant Composé is an authentic Austrian Restaurant. We offer a range of traditional Austrian Food. Furthermore our professional Chefs create extraorinary seafood-dishes with the "Special european Touch" Amazing waterview and excellent Service grant an unforgettable experience for you!

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Cafe Restaurant Compose and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Yarmouth, Canada
4 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Cafe Restaurant Compose staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?