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Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop

9 Edgewater St | Nova Scotia, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
+1 902-624-6305
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sandwiches” (43 reviews)
“cookies” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
9 Edgewater St | Nova Scotia, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was so disappointing to go to this lovely town by the ocean and have food which was expensive and very mediocre.

Thank CanucksinOz_11
Rae K, Owner at Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Just as disappointed to read your review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm surprised by some of the negative reviews of this place - my husband and I went this August on a couple occasions and really enjoyed the food and ambiance of this cute shop. We got a couple salads, a slice of the delicious peanut...More

Thank Sarah B
Rae K, Owner at Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sarah, Wonderful to hear! I will pass your review along to everyone here, we really appreciate being appreciated:)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't drive by, stop in and enjoy the incredible and vast array of amazing delicacies all homemade with love and the freshest of ingredients. Resembles a country store and café. Charming outside covered terrace area for relaxing!

Thank rosewood1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times over the years and have been treated poorly each time - we always feel like pests!! The employees seem disinterested at best and condescending at worst. It’s actually a little shocking that people choosing to work in a customer...More

Thank Marina M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The person behind the counter has a really bad attitude and acts like she is doing you a favour by taking your order. Her self absorbed demeanor could explain why she can't accurately take an order. The set up of the restaurant is confusing -...More

Thank torontogirl54
raecarme, Owner at Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Very sorry for your experience. I will address your review. Thank you for letting us know.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have loved dropping in here for years for the awesome raspberry shortbread cookies. They were always truly yummy with a perfect crumb and texture. Last two times cookies were dry and bland...no longer craving them. Perhaps a new baker or recipe?? Also recently had...More

Thank SoloTraveller55
raecarme, Owner at Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Really sorry to read your review. I will make sure the cookies are fluffy and the lobster sandwich has no shells. I am happy to offer you another sandwich on the house. I'm sorry you were not properly taken care of.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't have a good experience here. We bought about $60 worth of sandwiches here. I asked to use the bathroom and was told that bathrooms were "for customers only!" by whom I assume was the owner. When our sandwiches were ready for pickup, they...More

Thank Rich W
raecarme, Owner at Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rich, I'm really sorry to read your review, very disheartening. I would have been happy to go to your father's car for the receipt. We do need verification of payment.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, and busy. They offer a wide range of prepared foods. We stopped for a sweet treat. Gotta say, a little disappointed in the cookies and squares. The competition on the south shore is pretty tight, and in our party of four, only one...More

Thank LynnTravelBug
Rae K, Owner at Jo-Ann's Deli Market & Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lynn, Really disappointed to hear about our squares and cookies. I will do a rigorous quality control. Thanks for the heads up. Rae

Reviewed August 19, 2018

We always try to go to Jo-Ann's if we're in the area while travelling. Stop in for a cheesecake (peanut butter is unreal!!!!) but alway buy a few jars of jam to bring home - champagne jelly need I say more!!!

Thank CCSenior
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Picked up a sandwich and wrap to take with us to the beach. Also indulged in cookies and pecan tarts. Everything was delicious. You can also eat on site.

Thank Binirob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Edgewater St | Nova Scotia, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Mahone Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 902-624-6305
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Description
Since 1986 we have delighted in providing delicious gourmet food to both residents and visitors to Mahone Bay. What started as a simple fruit stand has grown into a market, gourmet deli, bake shop, cafe, jammery and ice cream parlor.
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