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Justamere Cafe and Bistro

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137 Church St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2E2, Canada
+1 902-735-3353
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Antigonish, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We go to the Justamere quite often especially for brunch and lunch. We have always been treated well by staff and cannot say that we have had a bad meal ever.

Thank Padoiron
St. Stephen, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delightful mid afternoon lunch while on vacation. Service was prompt and polite. We ordered the curry mussels, fish cakes and seafood chowder. Prices were very reasonable and food was delicious, the only thing missing was the sauce for the fishcakes. We will definitely be back.

Thank Ryan N K
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast! Simple place. Friendly staff! I did a build a breakast. Was a little disappointed in the size of the pancake but other than that it was good

Thank Margaret H
Halifax, Canada
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner one night then breakfast next day. Food was great, servers were pleasant & helpful when I couldn't decide what I wanted. This cafe is the best thing about the Claymore Hotel.

Thank lynnsurette
Antigonish, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, comfortable dining area. Offers all day breakfast, had a great brunch there! Staff is pleasant and attentive.

Thank pennym562016
Enfield, Canada
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

It was a busy place when we were there! Sunday at noon Highland Games Week. I ordered their Roasted Veggie Sandwich and my niece had the Turkey Mango Sandwich. We split both! The food was oh so tasty.... I really loved both. The only draw back was the VERY long wait between ordering and getting our food. I will accommodate... More 

Thank Dorinda M
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211 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little stop we found on Trip Advisor. Then, recognized it from our last time through Nova Scotia! There is a patio, but it above 80 degrees right now, so the AC feels good.

Thank StephanyIowa
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Touring on our way to Cape Breton Island with my 16 year old daughter, we chose Justamere (based on Trip Advisor reviews) for all-day breakfast. First impressions and average-looking menu aside,we couldn't get over the quality ingredients in our eggs benedicts. Even the homefry potatoes were delicious! The portions and presentation were not so impressive at first either , BUT...... More 

1 Thank Coiffeurguy
Deerfield, New Hampshire
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120 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice place in a beautiful little town. The restaurant was clean. It was full of people for lunch, which was a good sign. We waited about ten minutes for a table and then another 15 to order and then at least 45 more to get our food (nothing complicated). The good news is that the food was... More 

Thank daynasu
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

you wont be disappointed i dont even care for most benedicts, this place, oh yeah. get the big breakfast with their hollandais

1 Thank Elisha M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $19
American, Canadian, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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: +1 902-735-3353
At the Justamere Cafe & Bistro we pride ourselves in 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 7th year of business, we boast excellent cuisine in a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?