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Justamere Cafe and Bistro

137 Church St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E2, Canada
+1 902-220-4975
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (13 reviews)
“big breakfast” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
137 Church St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E2, Canada
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

On Mother's Day you should have your staff out in full force or simply stay closed. No mother wants to be treated for supper when she could have made it and served it up in 1/4 of the time. Well over an hour after ordering...More

Thank Mumsieonthego
Tanya S, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mumsieonthego, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience at the Café. You are right, we were down 3 staff members that day, causing a lot of stress and unfortunately, slow service for you and some of our guests....More

Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast here since it’s adjacent to the Claymore Inn where I was staying. Its a cute little restaurant with paintings from local artists. I don’t usually have a big breakfast but I couldn’t resist the smoked salmon and haddock fish cakes. Absolutely delicious: they...More

Thank Mishka01
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Hello Mishka01, Thank you for having breakfast with us, and the lovely comments! Warm regards, Tanya

Reviewed January 8, 2018

Showed up to a packed restaurant for breakfast, which was fine because the food is excellent and the service is great. Something has been off the last few times I've visited, I'm not sure if they are understaffed or what but the atmosphere has definitely...More

5  Thank JWhite992
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Dear JWhite992, I very much appreciate and thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm terribly sorry that there were dirty tables for you to see while you were at Justameré. The servers all know to ask for help when they need...More

Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

The food was great this visit. Hear they have a new cook. A couple weeks ago ate there and it was horrible. Both my hubby and I had to return first plate and second meal wasn't any better. They did not charge us in the...More

Thank MammaGNovaScotia
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Dear MammaGNovaScotia, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I hope you continue to come visit, and please ask for me if you ever have another meal that you are not totally thrilled with. You are right about some changes in the...More

Reviewed December 6, 2017

We booked this restaurant because it had good reviews and we thought there might be choice for the four of us. Our daughter got her X Ring on the 3rd Dec. and this was meant to be a very special evening for her. We also...More

Thank Eileen M
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. You are absolutely right, we messed up on X-Ring. The reasoning behind the decision to hold the dinner in the banquet room was to accommodate the large reservations we were taking. We didn't want to...More

Reviewed November 4, 2017

Totally enjoyed all meals here. Dinner was wonderful as were the breakfasts. Wish we had all our meals here while in Antiganosh. Won't be disappointed.

Thank hisandhers102013
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments hisandhers102013. It was a pleasure serving you. Warm regards, Tanya

Reviewed October 24, 2017

While staying at the Claymore Inn, we decided to have breakfast at the Justamere which is located in the hotel. My husband ordered Eggs & Ham and I had a Breakfast Sandwich. Both of our breakfasts were good. Service was great and the prices were...More

1  Thank Sharon W
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you for your comments Sharon W. We love having our hotel guests join us for breakfast. It was a pleasure serving you. Warm regards, Tanya

Reviewed October 19, 2017

We were starving after a workout and found this place on Trip Advisor. I had the best egg/ham/cheese on english muffin and family had full breakfast, toast, eggs, home fries, bacon. Waitress kept coming back to check on us- coffee mug always full!

Thank olivecape
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments olivecape. It was lovely serving you. Warm regards, Tanya

Reviewed October 11, 2017

This Cafe has a very friendly atmosphere and is quite comfortable. The service was outstanding as was the food.

Thank Pattie S
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thanks, Pattie S, We loved having you in for brunch! Warm regards, Tanya

Reviewed October 4, 2017

We were on our way through Nova Scotia, and checked with trip advisor for a restaurant in Antigonish. Justamere had some good reviews, so we decided to stop....we are so glad we did ! It was Sunday morning, and the restaurant was packed! We were...More

Thank Suse521
tanyagsmith, Manager at Justamere Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thanks, Suse521, Our eggs benny is a favorite for sure. So glad you and your husband got a chance to drop in. We welcome you back anytime. Warm regards, Tanya

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Church St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-220-4975
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Description
At the Justamere Cafe & Bistro, we pride ourselves by serving fresh flavourful foods with Something for Everyone in mind. Just-a-mere is a play on words emphasizing the laid back feel of our dining room where in the run of a day you will see business suits and work boots, among the young and the old. Now in our 10th year of business, we boast excellent cuisine in a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.
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