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Salt Shaker Deli and Inn

Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-3434
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (143 reviews)
“chowder” (114 reviews)
“mussels” (122 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch on the patio! Lovely spot! The server was very pleasant and quite knowledgeable. Answered our many questions! The food was great as were the Nova Scotian beers we tried! We thoroughly enjoyed it! Definitely would eat here again!

Thank MsSandyBeach
Reviewed September 13, 2016

You will probably need to wait a short while for a table but it's well worth it. Good food ,beer and service in a friendly atmosphere . We tried other restaurants but ended up back here every time. Lots of choice on the menu all...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch on an afternoon visit to Lunenburg. Really enjoyed the restaurant over all: great location, nice back patio, good service, clean premises. I had the chowder (as did 90% of the clientele) and the fish tacos. My girlfriend got the veggie pad...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a quick dinner and are so glad we did. Between 4 of us we had a good sampling of the menu and every item we ordered was good. There chowder had a unique smokey flavour which was excellent. The beat salad was...More

Thank SophyYYC
Reviewed September 9, 2016

It's not often I review on Trip Advisor but after eating at the Salt Shaker I feel I need to tell the world how amazing it is! My boyfriend and I stopped in Lunenburg during a tour across NS during the last week of August....More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We had one really lovely scallop pasta dish and a fine pizza. Nice atmosphere and good service. Best food we ate on our trip.

Thank nf2121
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Great menu selection and superb service. If you only have one night in town, this is dinner. Yummmm.

Thank Janis M
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Had a bowl of their Seafood Chowder - they said it had won awards & I can see why. Full of clams, scallops, haddock, shrimp.. Loved it. Also had Salt Cod "Timbits" - deep fried balls - a bit salty, not from the cod despite...More

Thank wilsonbrad
Reviewed September 5, 2016

The fish burger I had at lunch had a sweet bun, which I really don't like in a burger. The waiter didn't tell me that I had options, and gave me the sweet one, and I hate to return food to the kitchen. Although the...More

Thank mircearau
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to come and sit on the deck with family and friends have a drink, a bite to eat, and enjoy the beautiful views of Lunenburg Harbour. Whether you're looking for a tasty brunch or a wonderful dinner the Salt Shaker...More

Thank grammer521
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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: Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-640-3434
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The Salt Shaker Deli and Inn, (rooms which were once known as the Spinnaker Inn are now part of the Salt Shaker Deli) is one of Lunenburg's most beloved destinations for local residents and visitors alike. Award winning dishes prepared with fresh local ingredients from the Deli makes staying upstairs in the cozy four room Inn an easy choice. Newly renovated rooms with breathtaking views of the historic Lunenburg harbour.
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