We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

The Mull Cafe & Deli

$$
American, Canadian, Soups
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
11630 Route 19, Mabou, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
902-945-2244
Website
Today
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 71: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

While staying in the Mabou area we were told you must go to the Mull for their seafood . And we're they ever right . Any of the seafood dishes on the menu that we tried were cooked perfectly and were mouth watering . Cannot say enough about this place . We ate there for three nights while visiting the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Joe M
Port Hawkesbury
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten here often and it is very consistent. Very family friendly and reasonably priced. Servers are pleasant.

Helpful?
Thank elizabethmX9706GX
south Louisiana
Level Contributor
48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the other big spot in Mabou, this cafe was just another place to eat. We had the chowder and it was tasty enough. The waitress was friendly and attentive. It was a quiet stop.

Helpful?
Thank dixiedarling4575
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Cafe had the best Seafood Chowder and Caesar Salad! I highly recommend it to chowder lovers. The other dishes were all tasty and well prepared. An unexpected treat.

Helpful?
Thank Rodney C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having had a drink & enjoyed the music at the Red Shoe Pub, we were tempted in here by the prospect of the fish special, Sole, & Scallops, accompanied by the local Chablis. Shy, retiring Melissa, our waitress (or Messy? as she is known) took our order, disappeared & returned to inform us that disappointingly, none of our choices were... More 

Helpful?
Thank mike b
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A simple roadside cafe with the thickest, incredibly tasty chowder we experienced in Nova Scotia! Few potatoes, a ton of seafood in larger pieces including an entire lobster claw on top.

Helpful?
Thank halwetherup
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Great servers. When we went it was very busy but all went well Family style restaurant. Didn't notice if there was a bar

Helpful?
Thank Viola P
Halifax, Canada
Level Contributor
27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We always eat at the Mull when we are in Mabou. The staff are always friendly and we never had anything that wasn't worth while having again. The seafood chowder is filled with lots of fresh seafood and the fresh home made pie is a must .It is always our go to place to go for great meal and to... More 

Helpful?
Thank PamGleeson
Level Contributor
20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We enjoyed a great meal (fish and mashed potatoes with home made coleslaw, this was our first visit there but wont be our last. Great Service, Great food, Reasonably priced as well

Helpful?
Thank Bonny Lawless
Level Contributor
16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Nice quiet little place with a very friendly waitress named Hannah!! Food is tasty and reasonably priced.

Helpful?
Thank Julie W

Travelers who viewed The Mull Cafe & Deli also viewed

Mabou, Cape Breton Island
Mabou, Cape Breton Island
 
Port Hood, Cape Breton Island
Cheticamp, Cape Breton Island
 
Inverness, Cape Breton Island
Inverness, Cape Breton Island
 

Been to The Mull Cafe & Deli? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $18
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11630 Route 19, Mabou, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Mabou
  • Phone Number: 902-945-2244

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Mull Cafe & Deli staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?