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Dancing Goat Cafe & Bakery

6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
+1 902-248-2727
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (52 reviews)
“goat” (22 reviews)
“sandwich” (68 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being in the restaurant business serving breakfast we have very high expectations...this restaurant was excellent. one of the few places weve been to where the scrambled eggs are prepared and cooked to perfection...the coffee was great...the decor and staff are very pleasant. We were quite...More

Thank atraveller404
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved it so much we visited there twice. Lots of locals. A terrific spot. Loved it. Everything is really delish.

Thank cachirulatravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were tipped off to this place by a local musician, and glad we stopped by. If you are headed up to the Cabot Trail and National Park, it's a great place to pick up good sandwiches for later, and coffee for now!

Thank Rtraveler10570
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is delicious.The staff are friendly and the service is as quick as possible.In saying this , it is extremely busy and loud .The building is small for the volume of business.

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always love stopping here. Sandwiches were delicious & served on their fresh homemade bread. And you can get fresh squeezed lemonade..ahhh refreshing :)

Thank grahama280
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not eat here, but agreed that the coffee was the best we encountered on the Cabot Trail. The cafe was busy, but still had a relaxing atmosphere. Nice bathrooms!

Thank Jacinta R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cute little stop while travelling to the Cabot Trail. The quality of the food and beverages is top notch. The café is cozy and friendly and the bakery items are delicious.

Thank J0nathan74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've stopped here for lunch and would highly recommend it. The food is fresh and delicious. My next trip through Margaree I'm hoping to try their breakfast.

Thank Lrock10
Reviewed April 18, 2017

The food was simply amazing! No one in our party of six had a bad meal. In fact, some of us ordered more to go so that we could enjoy it later. Highly recommend stopping and dining here when driving the Cabot trail. The people...More

Thank artisticsol
Reviewed April 12, 2017

You cant go wrong eating here.Breakfast,Soups and Sandwiches are absolutily delicious.There Breads and scones are wonderful.

Thank marilynb536
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Sarah D
Hello, does the menu include vegetarian items? Thank you.
April 6, 2015|
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Response from Arktikman | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are vegetarian items such as salads and a sandwich available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 am
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 am
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6289 Cabot Trail, North East Margaree, Nova Scotia B0E 2H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  North East Margaree
  • Phone Number: +1 902-248-2727
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