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The Savvy Sailor

100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-7245
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (26 reviews)
“muesli” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

This little place has simply the best breakfast in town. The coffee is great too! They offer many options and are open for lunch until 4 pm. Great Lobster Roll!

Thank Jim K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The is set right in the middle of it all in lunenburg over looking the water. A beautiful spot however we found the meals to be less than appetizing during breakfast hours. Smoke salmon and coleslaw not a hit. Bacon and eggs. Average.

Thank c0mpassi0nate
Reviewed 3 days ago

This small restaurant has a good view of the water especially when aging outside and very good food. I had a Caesar salad and a bowl of chowder and my wife had a lobster roll. I prefer chowder that is not overly thickened and this...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped in for breakfast while in Lunenburg. The food was very good, and the portion sizes are quite large, in fact my wife and I probably could have shared the "Savvy Breakfast" and been entirely satisfied. The staff were great, and the time to...More

Thank Almaniac
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very relaxed atmosphere - eat inside or out. One of the favorite restaurants over looking the harbour in Lunenburg

Thank arctic09
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must breakfast while in Lunenburg. Truly immaculately prepared poached eggs with choices of smoked salmon, meats or lobster. A multi grain bread that melts in your mouth and thick cut bacon. Everything is delicious. Ate here every morning we could. Service is super friendly,...More

Thank Freja3
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well it's 5 stars but nobody on TripAdvisor reads all the 5 stars review, they want to see what dissatisfied customers want to say. Service excellent, fish burger yummy and the patio seating is just above the harbor looking across the inlet. Absolutely great place...More

Thank Kenneth O
Reviewed 1 week ago

There must be something in the gene pool in Nova Scotia that seems to bring out an abundance of very pretty young ladies. Some of them wait on at The Savvy Sailor in Lunenburg! Did I mention the food and service are equally acceptable? We...More

Thank Nigel J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch and ordered the smoked salmon Panini and the salted fish cakes with baked beans -both were excellent. For dessert I had the Blueberry Crumble Cake and hubby had his chocolate fix with the Nanaimo square- both were excellent. I would give...More

Thank Leaislandgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific breakfast bayside with tables inside and out with lovely views to start your day. Best eggs benedict ever!

Thank Arlenemohan
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Joseph L
April 9, 2017|
Response from SavvySailor_2012 | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. The Savvy Sailor's current hours are Monday-Friday 830am-3pm Saturday-Sunday 8am-3pm
July 3, 2016|
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Response from Lynn E | Reviewed this property |
I think all day or at least until 11am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-640-7245
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The Savvy Sailor Cafe is licensed and has great selection of both traditional and fresh new breakfast and lunch fairs. Views overlooking the UNESCO town harbour.
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