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Dennis Point Cafe and Restaurant

214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
+1 902-762-1220
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lobster” (24 reviews)
“chowder” (11 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a very neat place. Sit with the locals or sit on the quieter side. Regardless it's always nice to be at Dennis Point Cafe. Lobster poutine is one of the best I've had. Seafood chowder is good. I find chowders vary from creamy to...More

Thank kfamily6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little place to eat...local spot..view od the warf and boats...GREAT food..lobster poutine..yummmm...i had a lobster roll and it was delicious..the staff were SUPER friendly..polite and made you feel right at home...great prices..i just LOVED this place..

Thank snu70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

truly nothing fancy--just a big room or 2 with lots of tables. but most were filled with locals, which is always a good sign. had the best fish sandwich ever here!

Thank ekter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had spent the morning at the Historic Acadian Village just nearby, and one of the reenactors recommended this place. We loved it! Nothing fancy, but delicious Acadian comfort food served by a delightfully friendly staff. We had lobster poutine that was To Die For,...More

Thank DrDanD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a diner/restaurant with a local hometown atmosphere. Any seafood on the menu is extremely fresh as it was just carried in from the ships across the road at one of Nova Scotia's largest lobster wharves. The food was delicious, staff was friendly and...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Across the road from the boats this unassuming cafe boasts fresh and we'll prepared food. We tried the hot creamed lobster roll loaded with fresh lobster in a creamy sauce atop a toasted bun which quickly becomes saturated with the sauce but oh my the...More

Thank rovingcarole
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

I may a regular trip to this cafe every 2/3 years when visiting family; it's consistently good with local Acadian dishes

Thank Ted S
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us primarily due to the lobster poutine. Worth the small detour - very friendly staff, good menu selections and food was served piping hot. The locals seemed to like it and you have a view of the wharf.

Thank nbgoose
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

As it was early in the season we didn't have a huge choice of restaurants and this one seemed an excellent option. We wanted to try a whole loster but sadly they didnt have any, perhaps because it was a Monday. We opted instead for...More

Thank grankan
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I suspect that the Dennis Point Café started up just to feed all the hungry fishermen and fish plant workers at the point. After all, there's nothing else close by, but word of their quality, no-nonsense offerings quickly got out! Today the café probably serves...More

Thank Currymac
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Municipality of Argyle  >  Lower West Pubnico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-762-1220
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