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Cafe Restaurant Compose

235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
+1 902-532-1251
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“digby scallops” (55 reviews)
“schnitzel” (84 reviews)
“lobster risotto” (23 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
Austrian, Seafood, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent three days in the region and dined here twice. The food, waterfront setting, service, décor and general ambiance were all excellent. You can dine on a patio deck which is well-sheltered with great views over the water, or just inside which still has...More

1  Thank Western_Traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by after visiting the farmers market. I was warmly greeted and I asked for an outside table. Great view on the bay and very peaceful. I had the Digby scallops with a fresh salad that included local strawberries. Just the perfect combination. I ended...More

Thank Livewell67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband thoroughly enjoyed Digby scallops here. I opted for schnitzel with mushroom sauce, spaetzle & apple strudel;delicious! Lovely semi enclosed patio on the waterfront. Friendly, attentive service.

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent, the place comfortable and the service very good. It wasn't busy because we were there just before the start of the season. I imagine it would be busy otherwise and definitely wise to book ahead.

Thank Sue O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting Nova Scotia and had heard nothing but good reviews about the Digby scallops. We looked for a lunch of scallops un-adulterated with bacon wraps or other contamination and eventually in Annapolis Royal we discovered the exquisite Restaurant Compose where our requirements were...More

Thank Alistair V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant sits on the shore of the Annapolis River and many of the tables have views of the river and the north mountain on the other shore. The food definitely has an Austrian flavour with Weiner Schnitzel being one of their main offerings. Great...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small boutique restaurant in a lovely, quiet, and historic town. Restaurant owner from Austria so interest mix of Austrian/German meals and seaside fish dishes. Great views of the harbor. Bill $129 (CD) with tip and included a bottle of local white wine, broiled sea scallops...More

Thank ret1re
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food,, with seafood and Austrian fare. The salad was particularly good and fresh with local ingredients. The service by Lauren was excellent.

Thank judith w
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We just walked by; it looked so inviting and nice we stepped in: beautifully decorated and cosy restaurant, food was delicious and service very friendly! It was a perfect lunch break - don‘t miss it!

Thank ursulag901
Reviewed June 9, 2018

I really enjoyed my Lobster Salad. It was just the right size for me. The menu had several appealing items to choose from. If you are looking for finer dining with a spectacular view then this is the place. I would not recommend for families...More

Thank Cathy D
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Questions & Answers
April 25, 2017|
Response from Amanda E | Property representative |
Yes we are open sundays for lunch and dinner. Beginning may 10.
Julia B
July 24, 2016|
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Response from Amanda E | Property representative |
we are open for Lunch 6 days a week we have a separate Lunch menu to order from the dinner menu you would have to call in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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!
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