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The Old Fish Factory Restaurant

68 Bluenose Dr | 2nd Floor of Fisheries Museum, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-634-3333
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster tacos” (35 reviews)
“apple cake” (7 reviews)
“haddock” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
68 Bluenose Dr | 2nd Floor of Fisheries Museum, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We had read some reviews but basically just walked in. Set right down by the water on that beautiful Harbor. Our waitress was friendly and also give us some great tips on sites to see during our trip. Good food good service. What's not to...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed June 30, 2017

The food is delish, looks colourful, is served promptly at the right temperature, and has interesting seafood combinations. The decor is shiny-clean, with an look at a few Maritime sailing pieces ie flags and a model of the famous Bluenose 2. Speaking of looking, look...More

Thank Canadians799
Reviewed June 30, 2017

We enjoyed a great meal here tonight, in particular the feature dish of halibut. All the food was hot, fresh and cooked well. And complimented by our taster flight of craft beers. Great service, and waterfront views, even though our booth was set back in...More

Thank willoDorset
Reviewed June 30, 2017

We had an excellent lunch here and we were very pleasantly surprised as restaurants within attractions are often not a good standard. This restaurant is the exception do try it when in Lunenburg.

Reviewed June 29, 2017

We stopped here for lunch because we wanted to sit outside by the water. The patio was a great spot to watch the water and the dock activity, and the food was great. Reasonably priced, and very fresh, and the service was excellent. We recommend...More

Thank lit8gater
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Am impressed with the menu at Old Fish Factory - everything we have eaten there is really good. I have to say I was surprised as I haven't been there for a few years and it wasn't that great, but something has changed and I...More

Thank atlanticbase
Reviewed June 28, 2017

We ate outside along the waterfront boardwalk. It is a very relaxing location. The lobster rolls are great. Plenty of good meat in them.

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Recently visited Lunenburg and checked on Trip Advisor prior to visit for a good place to visit. As stated in the reviews, this was definitely a great choice. Service was excellent and food was very good and plentiful as well. I had the fish tacos....More

Thank Marrcham
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

The service outside was great and friendly - Renee took good care of us ! We shared the Calimari happy-hour special which was so beautifully prepared ! Tender and flavorful with the interesting balsamic flavoring. Both of us thoroughly enjoyed the lobster tacos which had...More

1  Thank lduquettenh
Reviewed June 23, 2017

If I ever end up on death row, this is what I'll ask for as my last meal -- the lobster dinner from Old Fish Factory. My expectations were high and were exceeded. The 1.5 pound lobster was perfectly cooked and came with a wonderfully...More

Thank Joan G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $47
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Bluenose Dr | 2nd Floor of Fisheries Museum, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3333
  • E-mail
The freshest Nova Scotia seafood, and a harbour view that will absolutely take your breath away, make The Old Fish Factory Restaurant a favourite dining destination for locals and travelers alike. Tempt your taste buds with our annual Summer Lobster and Seafood Festival, our world-famous seafood chowder, local deep sea scallops, fish and chips, sea-fresh haddock, steamed mussels or oysters. Whether you are coming to experience the salt air on our outdoor wharfside patio, a casual meal in the dining room or a drink in the Ice house Bar, our crew is committed to unforgettable seafood and great local Maritime hospitality.
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