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Cocoa Pesto Bistro

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
494 King Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
+1 902-472-3300
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  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (9 reviews)
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Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
494 King Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spend our holiday in Wolfville and my Aunt and Uncle took my husband and I to this restaurant. Wow. Beautiful old house with all its charm updated to a great restaurant. It was a Monday night so pretty quiet. So we had the waiter...More

Thank OntarioIslander
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Service is excellent and very welcoming. The attention to the presentation of the food is high. The taste is mouth-watering. Definitely worth the drive from Halifax. My rhubarb martini was nomb nomb too. The restaurant has a delightful garden outside and seating area. The inside...More

Thank cotteng
Reviewed April 29, 2018

First time visit. We chose this place because it had some gluten free items on the menu. The building itself is an old character inn...so beautiful inside...lovely atmosphere for a good meal. I had the jambalaya. I have had jambalaya at five different restaurants in...More

Thank AnnSatoshi
Reviewed April 13, 2018

The meal I had, the sauce was split and the eggs not cooked. Price different on menu then online. Wouldn't eat there again.

Thank Marilyn W
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We had been meaning to get here for quite a while... The food was tasty. Nothing out of this world inventive, but perfectly cooked, high quality food. There is something for everyone here -- it looked as though there were vegetarian and gluten free options...More

Thank vancouvergirl
Reviewed February 17, 2018

This was our 4 th Valentines supper there and it was simply awesome. Marilyn(and Scott who was hiding) were fantastic and the staff excellent and attentive. I had the chicken breast and my wife had the lamb shank ... both were excellent. The calamari is...More

Thank RichardOliver2014
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Great ribs! Took colleagues from Japan for supper last week. Ribs were delicious as well as the chowder.

Thank Shirley D
Reviewed January 6, 2018

after a long hike at Cape Split the soup and pizza hit the spot A really nice spot to have a bite to eat .

Thank chrisrobinson2123
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

We went for a quite birthday dinner and had the best meal, Ben our server was exceptional! Food portions are very generous and the flavors are outstanding.

Thank Gordon T
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Our adult daughter chose Cocoa Pesto for her birthday lunch last week. It had been many years since we had been here, so were excited to go. It is known for smoking and pulled pork. We decided to share two appetizers; calamari and their signature...More

Thank TravellingMare
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Lester R
April 8, 2017|
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Response from 5scheidemona | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Unfortunately, I do not know. Please check their website or call them at (902) 472-3300 Cheers
Lester R
April 7, 2017|
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Response from mamalowe | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer that I have not been there for Sunday at noon. But I am sure it would be lovely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 494 King Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 902-472-3300
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