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Stone Soup Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Soups
41 Water St, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
+1 902-485-4949
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“stone soup” (24 reviews)
“sandwich” (14 reviews)
“soups” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
41 Water St, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was recommended by a couple of people we talked too. They did not disappoint as the food was excellent.

1  Thank Nifty
Reviewed 1 week ago

We asked a young fellow working at the Hector Museum where’s the best place in town to eat. He referred us to the Stone Soup Cafe! My husband chose the one piece haddock and fries - he still is raving about it! I chose the...More

1  Thank Loren R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wait staff seemed to be new to the job but the kitchen staff certainly knew how to prepare delicious soup. I tried the special of a grilled Apple, Beef, and Cheddar sandwich. Perfectly crispy and deliciously gooey.

1  Thank Trudy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sit at one of the outdoor tables and enjoy delcious food. We had the Lobster Benny (like Benedict) and the Lobster Skillet. Both plentiful and delicious. Full of lobster. Yum.

1  Thank Shulaquilz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast. Home fried were amazing, sausage delish,and coffee perfect with constant refills. Service was a bit slow. Overall, good way to start the day!

Thank travelingknitter2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food. With a limited but varied menu. I chose a great pasta and sausage dish and my partner chose a great curry and rice plate. Amazingly both dishes were heated through and must have had heated plating as they stayed hot till we finished....More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by this café this morning. My daughter was looking for the lobster Benny that she had read about previously. So we went in thinking well, probably will be overpriced with very little lobster. Wow,were we ever wrong! The lobster Benny was fabulous. The...More

1  Thank CanuckCat87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have enjoyed all the meals that I have had in this small restaurant. Each one was above average and the service was professional and friendly.

1  Thank seafoam333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was absolutely a fantastic find! The food is amazingly great and the service was personalized and superb! But be prepared! Your plates will be overflowing with the best food ever! Go hungry! And save room for their made-from-scratch dessert!

1  Thank Donna A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know how a member of the wait staff can make your evening wonderful. Well, sorry I don’t know her name but our person was wonderful. We had a wonderful meal on top of that. Highly recommended. Only recommendation I would have is use baked...More

2  Thank massiah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Water St, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Pictou
  • Phone Number: +1 902-485-4949
  • E-mail
Description
We are a small, licensed, family run cafe. We try to use local products whenever possible, and are open for breakfast and lunch year round. We carry gluten free products and all our soups, chowders and dressings are homemade and gluten free. Because we start from scratch, we can accommodate special dietary needs.
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