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Danena's Bakery & Bistro

30001 Cabot Trail | Cape Breton Island, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
+1 902-383-2408
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
30001 Cabot Trail | Cape Breton Island, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved the food.. staff were so cool. Such a homey family vibe. We’ll definitely be back! Also the zipline behind it was super fun !!

Thank Truckin' R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped in at Danena’s one morning while on a road trip through Cape Breton. We almost drove right past, but we saw the sign advertising coffee and cinnamon buns and we slammed on the brakes and pulled a swift U-ey into...More

Thank mswhipper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped for a coffee on my travels around the Cabot Trail and found this unique bakery filled with many antique items and various seating areas. I really enjoyed the homemade date square and the smells of cooked food was warm and delicious and my...More

Thank Bonita C
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

OMG! My family of 3 needed a lunch stop on the Cabot Trail, travelling from Cheticamp to Baddeck. What a find!! The smell of cinnamon baking drew us in. We stayed for the seafood chowder! The cinnamon smell came from the most awesome cinnamon rolls...More

Thank whistlerkell
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I did not have a meal here but wish I had. I got bakery goods to go and absolutely loved the cinnamon rolls. The place is easy to miss but I suspect that is well worth looking for.

Thank gstrange8
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We intended to stop just for coffee, but we were tempted by the array of cakes. The raspberry square was so tasty.

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Had Lobster roll and fries lunch specials. Lobster ok. Toasted or grilled roll would have been nice. Fries were plentiful and excellent. Bottomless coffee on the damp day was much appreciated.

Thank Kurt B
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

The place is very simple in terms of tables and chairs. Service is a bit slow. There are few choices beef, chicken and fish. We tried the baked fish and it was delicious . It is recommended although at this time of the year there...More

Thank Yoram L
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Read TA’s reviews so went expecting good things—nope. Seafood chowder was described as”lunch size” but was really a cup of soup- tasty but promised crab+lobster+scallop+clams+fish and only had fish. For $12 you would think they could give you a bigger bowl of broth. Corn chowder...More

Thank suzannesg
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, especially the cinnamon roll and the blueberry scone, the latter of which is only lightly sweet and thus perfect! We listened to Tom Petty tributes and had a nice chat with one of the owners. It would be great if opening times were...More

Thank EbeTheHague
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30001 Cabot Trail | Cape Breton Island, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Dingwall
  • Phone Number: +1 902-383-2408
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Description
Danena's prides itself in fresh homemade meals. On site bakery, licenced.
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