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16 Pitt St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5X3, Canada
(902) 562-6611
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Augusta, Georgia
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stopped in based on the reviews. We had two of their specialty sandwiches from a menu that designates a portion of each to a different charity for each sandwich. My wife had a turkey and scalloped potatoes on Tuscany bread sandwich that she described as "Easter in a bun". I had the Messy Nessy that lived up to its name;... More 

Thank _pfl30909
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We found this restaurant a little pricey, but well worth it! The kids ate everything on their plate (grilled cheese with fried potatoes) and we wished we had ordered more crab cakes (they were to die for)! Service was excellent and they accommodated our kids and our little dog! Great place!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband enjoyed the crabcakes with chutney and the fish chowder - both of which he qualified as a cut above the rest. I had the carrot and ginger soup and then the "Messy Nessy" burger which is served with chevre, caramelized onions and sliced beets. Although it lived up to its messy reputation, it was simply the most flavourful... More 

Thank Roxanne D
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While their entire menu is full of delicious foods, I love the breakfast wrap and it never disappoints! The staff is friendly and the service is efficient. Great experiences always.

Thank Janet L
Wilmington, Delaware
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89 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We had lunch here on a beautiful day. The food was good, service, friendly and capable, and the view of the water and the harbor -- and the very big fiddle -- very pleasant. If there were only the food and not the view, I would rate this three stars. If there were only the view and not the food,... More 

Thank AKM4755
Cambridge, Canada
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287 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We went to this restaurant at the recommendation of our Innkeeper who assured us that everything on the menu was good, and the view of the Sydney Harbour couldn't be beat. The view part was accurate. We were surprised at the industrial feel to the room. It felt like we were eating in a food court, or a pavilion. Not... More 

Thank MandB56
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

I was really surprisws when I saw their menu, I was traveling with my vegetarian friend and decided to stop here for lunch. The food was creative, with flavors combinations that were unique and delicious. A must go if you are vegetarian, vegan or in gluten-free diet.

Thank Chris S
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Excellent friendly service, I had the steak and cheese sandwich on a delicious grilled sourdough with a Caesar salad. The portion was very generous and everything was delicious. The salad was well put together and the dressing was incredible. My fiancée had pattys poppin' pita which looked and tasted amazing with a maple spinach salad that was again dressed to... More 

Thank John C
Toronto, Canada
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116 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast at 10 am on a Friday and even though there were tables available, we were told the wait to be seated would be 45 minutes because the kitchen was understaffed and they were too behind in filling the orders. If they had offered to seat us and have some coffee and a muffin while waiting... More 

Thank yygrrl
Edmonton, Canada
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56 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

After walking around downtown Sydney, we were looking for a place to grab a sandwich and some soup. We ordered bean & lentil soup, tomato bisque and a chicken wrap. My wife lived the bean & lentil soup and the wrap was delicious. I did find, however, that their bisque was not what I expected ad I did not really... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Vegetarian Friendly, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Pitt St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5X3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: (902) 562-6611

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