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The Union Street Cafe

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American, Canadian, Bar, International, Pub
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183 Commercial St, Berwick, Nova Scotia B0P 1E0, Canada
+1 902-538-7787
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Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food was tasty, plentiful and the menu had different options. A great atmosphere to meet with friends.

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Thank Jo-Anne W
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was hard to find a menu online but after that everything was good. The waitress that took our call was knowledgeable and the food was ready in 20 minutes, as she said. I had a double burger (jonnys special) and my son has the apple burger. We also had the onion rings and some fries. All was still hot... More 

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Thank Michael J
Ottawa, Canada
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94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always have a meal or two at The Union Street Cafe. When we entered, the decor and personnel had changed. We were told that the previous owners had sold. In its current configuration, the menu has shifted from fine dining to pub style. Although there were two items on the menu that resembled the previous experiences, the majority were... More 

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3 Thank Norman W
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I try to stop here whenever we go through Berwick. It's a casual but stylish place. The washrooms are immaculate. But the food is extraordinary! I had the Dragon's Breath Blue Burger. It would have been delicious even without garnish, let alone with the sweet tomato slices, blue cheese mayo, caramelized onions, crisp romaine, etc.! My husband was just as... More 

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Thank Paula C
Brampton, Canada
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A tasty place for lunch & craft beer with a fun vibe. The decor provides interest. The burgers and soups are yummy. It was National Hot Dog Day when we went so they offered a gigantic chilli dog as one of the specials .

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Thank AcadiaFernbrook
Winnipeg
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This place used to be our favorite restaurant in the Valley, but no more. It seems since the ownership changed the food has gone downhill. Menu selection is poor, portions are small, and the quality just isn't there anymore. I was very disappointed after my last meal and received no apology or offer to reduce the bill. Perhaps there's still... More 

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3 Thank siliconshady
Halifax, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Great food. Had the Sunday brunch buffett, was worth the $16. Food was so great I took a order home of a different menu item to try for supper. Will be makiing the drive from the city every once and while to go eat here.

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2 Thank KellyAnneNorth
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

My favourite restaurant in the valley but I'm not a huge fan of the recent changes. The wings are pathetic compared to the old chicken breast "wings". The owner seemed to find it hilarious that i liked the old ones more. I wouldn't recommend the new wings, go to Halifax and visit oasis if you want dive bar wings. They... More 

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3 Thank Tripbono
Nova Scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Yesterday (Wednesday), a group of 5 of us had lunch at the Union Street. It's been under new ownership for a bit with new chef and all, and it is amazing. It's so busy that the place was packed on a Wednesday at noon, so I would highly suggest you make a reservation before you go..........I had the hamburger with... More 

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Thank dogsrule
Southwest Nova Scotia, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Lots of local home town Charm! Friendly Staff, great food, and weekly entertainment. Something for everyone on the menu!!

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Thank Angie S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Bar, International, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Commercial St, Berwick, Nova Scotia B0P 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Berwick
  • Phone Number: +1 902-538-7787

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?