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Mug & Anchor Pub

) #6 of 12 Restaurants in Mahone Bay $$ - $$$ , Seafood,
643 Main St, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
+1 902-624-6378
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“scallops” (22 reviews)
“beers on tap” (7 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
643 Main St, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
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11 - 20 of 232 reviews

Reviewed October 21, 2016

Stopped in for lunch while looking around Mahone Bay. The staff were friendly and very accommodating to the fact that we had a young baby with us. The food and drinks were reasonably priced and of a good quality. I ordered the fish tacos which...More

Thank robfry1987
Reviewed October 20, 2016

On Thanksgiving Monday, on our return to Halifax, we decided to enjoy the Fall colours by driving via Keji to the South Shore and Mahone Bay. It was the day of Tropical Storm Matthew so Scarecrow Festival was out but a lunch stop gave us...More

Thank JDavidHalifax
Reviewed October 1, 2016

We stopped here for a light meal at the recommendation of the B & B we were staying. We were pleased with the food & service. The menu includes a variety of seafood & meat options. There is also a nice selection of appetizers. We...More

Thank Mindy and Roger A
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at this restaurant many times over the years. It was as good as ever, today. I had the fish & chips. The fish was a bit too greasy, but still good; the fries were delicious. Others in my group had the seafood chowder...More

Thank JeanYHZ
Reviewed September 28, 2016

It is a fine looking pub for the neighborhood and a place you'd like to sit down and have a nice brew. The food is decent especially the chili and the scallops were OK. My problem with it is this is a pub and the...More

Thank Glidr
Reviewed September 26, 2016

This little town with all of it's B@Bs is amazing. The restaurant that I had lunch at was fabulous. It not only had amazing food but the view was spectacular. The service is second to none. .bathrooms are very clean. ..would highly recommend this to...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed September 23, 2016

My wife and I were camping (tent) thru the Maritimes. We arrived in Mahone Bay at dusk, without any reservations and it was going to rain. We came into this nicely setup English pub. Nice deck, Good selection of draft. Good food. Great wings. Michelle...More

Thank shaft9077
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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Ordered wanton wrapped shrimp, received heavily breaded deep fried shrimp and advised this is what "they" call wanton shrimp...."want something else..?" Received meat pie which was barely warm with a soft mushy pastry top. Fish tacos had excessive batter and deep fried in grease overdo...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

Nice little pub, great view if you can get a table on the deck. Typical pub fare, everyone enjoyed their food in our group. Large portions. Was very busy when we were there, but they accommodated our group of 8 in less than 1/2 hour.

Thank Sherri93
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Large selection of beer, nice outside seating area. Average pub food. Not excellent however not bad. If a Pub is what you want this is it. Kitchen closes at 8pm. And Pub closes at 10.

Thank shiela l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 643 Main St, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Mahone Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 902-624-6378
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