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The Dancing Moose Cafe, Cottage and Camping Cabins


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$2 - $11
Dutch, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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All reviews crepes lobster chowder bacon and eggs pineapple bread turkey sandwich ice cream cabot trail dancing moose breakfast or lunch cape breton add salt their specialty served piping hot cute little gift shop amazing food definitely worth a stop
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Reviewed August 13, 2019

While driving the Cabot Trail we were looking for somewhere to eat and found this little gem. Had the lobster chowder served with really good bread. Also split the Belgium waffle that came covered in a variety of fruits and whipped cream - a real...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Jean H
Reviewed August 9, 2019

So good and so tasty. I had never heard of Panatoek. Similar to a waffle but rich and thick with the choice of many toppings including bacon and eggs, fruit, etc.

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank Anne19511231
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

A nice waffle with different types of fruits on the top for 10 dollars ... and a delicious homemade strawberry muffin for 2 dollars. We also had a good service there.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank rantree
Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

The most delicious of the savoury and sweet options for the Dutch pannekoek is the ginger bacon - in my opinion. Pannekoek is a Dutch crepe that is filled with ingredient of your choice, cooked into or on top of the crepe. I love their...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank JayRawding
Reviewed July 7, 2019

We loved the sleeping moose cabin and the dancing moose cafe! Will be back again one day for sure! Beautiful views and private beach - see and hear the ocean- wifi was fast and we loved our own camp fire ( wood was supplied) -...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank cherylr666
Reviewed July 6, 2019

We stopped here one morning on the advice of a friend. We had the pannekoeken out of curiosity, and were not disappointed! My husband enjoyed his so much we had to make another stop on our way off the island.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank stuckonpaint
Reviewed June 27, 2019

His soups cannot be beaten: today's offering was a simple mix of multiple mushrooms in a simple broth with perfectly done carramilized onion and topped with fresh scallion. It was served piping hot and was delicious. My spouse had the lobster chowder without the dairy...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 686martinm
Reviewed June 17, 2019

We stopped here for a coffee and it was conveniently located across the road from a great artisan store. We ordered a couple of sandwiches on homemade porridge bread for a picnic. I can’t remember what kind we had but I do remember it was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Pearl D
Ton M, Owner at The Dancing Moose Cafe, Cottage and Camping Cabins, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2019

Good Morning Pearl, Thank you for the review but.... You are writing about the Clucking Hen Cafe, our colleague 10 km south off us. We also have excellent food but can't take the credit for this one! Anyway, next time you are in the area...More

Reviewed June 3, 2019

Trip Advisor reviews suggested this restaurant and we have a Dutch daughter in law who serves Dutch pancakes. We had to try it. We were so thankful the trail was not busy and we had the time to talk to a family there (who had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank nanagrampa4
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

We went for lunch and it was perfect, the owner is friendly and hospitable and the bread is fresh and homemade, it was wonderful

Date of visit: May 2019
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March 25, 2017|
Response from Ton M | Property representative |
Hi, To answer your question, there is no bathroom in the Camping Cabin. The bathrooms are in a separate building the "comfort station" , within 30 meters from the cabins. Every cabin has his own private bathroom though. We... More
May 10, 2015|
Response from Ton M | Property representative |
Hi, Yes I can make a gluten free Pannekoek, The Pannekoek can be sweet e.g. with fresh fruit and whipped cream or apples nuts raisins baked in. Or savory, bacon baked in onions, mushrooms, topped with cheese etc... More
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