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The Tall and Small Cafe

342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“turkey pesto” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“granola” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

It’s worth the line up to order. The food is excellent. A real treat in a city with few really good options.

Thank boltuprightCanada
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Has great food, ok coffee, but sadly isn’t open on Sundays nor late evenings. Nice atmosphere. Parking available on side streets.

Thank ec204204
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Great spot for lunch. Fresh, healthy, homemade food. Funky atmosphere, very nice staff. I highly recommend it for lunch!

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed September 22, 2017

All fresh, home made, healthy and delicious! The only thing they need improving on is their hot chocolate. Heated up chocolate milk doesn't cut it! But the soups, wraps and home made treats - delicious!

Thank Searchgirl791
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Big serves. Shared the sandwich and still too much. Lots of choices. Busy with a great vibe. Lots of Uni students

Thank Brisdave
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Great food and the price is right. Very busy but worth the wait. The sandwiches were wonderful and the shakes were great. Sorry it is not a bigger place.

Thank Roger P
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

This place is a rare find in rural Nova Scotia. I stopped in many times during my visit to Antigonish. Good coffee, all home made treats, and healthy lunch options. The house-made bagels and smoothies were our favourites!

Thank sa g
Reviewed August 24, 2017

I think the food was okay, but the room was uncomfortably hot. Wish they had more on the breakfast menu - was very limited. We had coffee, tea, muffins, and a sandwich, but they only offer veggie sandwiches, no meat.

Thank nichola336
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

I had the 'famous' turkey pesto sandwich and my husband had the southwest chicken wrap - both very good! We were also very excited to try the Cove kombucha - yummy and not too sweet.

Thank Beccastelein
Reviewed August 18, 2017

I had the good surprise to stumble upon the Tall and Small Cafe during a stop in Antigonish. I love that there are two areas in this cafe, one more lively near the counter and a quieter area in a semi-separate room. The spicy hot...More

Thank Audrey F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: 863-4682
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