We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old Black Forest Restaurant

10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-634-3600
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“schnitzel” (26 reviews)
“apple strudel” (8 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
German
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (119)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 113 reviews

Reviewed September 7, 2016

very simple and basic. We had just come back from Germany, so it was fun to eat German food again. I enjoyed the sampler plate.

Thank Mary Frances S
Reviewed September 6, 2016

When we visit Lunenburg, we always stop here for dinner. It's a change from the local seafood prevalent in Lunenburg proper which we love but so look forward to this unique German cuisine. We had 2 wonder ethnic dinners and of course the Black Forest...More

Thank AlohaTravelerOahu
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We were on our honeymoon and called on route (after being disappointed in another restaurant we had planned to eat at) to see if they were still open. They said they closed between 8 and 8:30, and when I said we're about 20 minutes away,...More

Thank NikieRad
Reviewed September 3, 2016

just about 4k outside Lunenburg on way to Mahone Bay and is well worth the 4km drive out of the "Loon". The best eatery in the area offering real home cooked German fare. I ate there my last two nights, wish I found it my...More

Thank thephoenixrisesagain
Reviewed August 31, 2016

It is not easy to get a table here unless you have reservations, but I was able to get a table on the deck on my way from Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival. Whenever, I eat here, I usually have sauerbraten, which is delicious; however, I...More

Thank gunn48
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We were glad to see a different type of restaurant after having our fill of fish and seafood. This lovely quaint little cafe was like being in Germany in the Black Forest area. The spätzle was really good as was the pork snitnizel. Yummy sausages...More

Thank Augusta16
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We stop in at this place every time we travel to Nova Scotia. My mother is from Germany and it's just like having a family dinner at this place, even the amazing deserts are all made in house.

Thank Dave D
Reviewed August 7, 2016

I have lived in Germany a good part of my life and yes they do try to represent true German cusine but it does come up short. I would have to say that the food isn't bad but can't say that it is truly a...More

Thank paddyd68
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We stopped here on our way back from shopping in Lunenburg, was recommended to try this restaurant from friends. Not disappointed. The food was excellent. We had pork schnitzel and grave and the sauerbraten. Restaurant is clean and staff friendly. Food menu had great selection...More

Thank beckiegirl
Reviewed July 17, 2016

If you are looking for some quality German food, you must stop here. My wife had the sauerbraten and I had the pork schnitzel and we both left full and satisfied. Service was quick and the prices reasonable. If you have friends or family visiting...More

1  Thank Chris R
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Lunenburg
Homeport Motel
117 reviews
2.25 miles away
Rum Runner Inn
288 reviews
2.57 miles away
Lunenburg Arms Hotel
328 reviews
2.59 miles away
Smugglers Cove Inn
349 reviews
2.67 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Lincoln Street Food
187 reviews
2.53 miles away
Fleur de Sel
250 reviews
2.53 miles away
The Savvy Sailor
614 reviews
2.63 miles away
Rime Restaurant + Wine Bar
270 reviews
2.62 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Glimpses Theatre Troupe
123 reviews
2.57 miles away
St. John's Anglican Church
324 reviews
2.49 miles away
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic
747 reviews
2.59 miles away
Laurie Swim Gallery
55 reviews
2.47 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Old Black Forest Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3600
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing