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Stone Soup Cafe

) #3 of 24 Restaurants in Pictou ££ - £££ Cafe, , Soups
41 Water St, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
+1 902-485-4949
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“stone soup” (21 reviews)
“soups” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
41 Water St, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of my favourite lunches so far. Had the lobster grilled cheese: made with all local lobster, bread and cheese! Soup was AMAZING and just what we needed getting off the ferry. Go here!

Thank Marina v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us had lunch at this charming cafe.The food was delicious,fresh and all local produce,even their Salmon was wild.I had the lobster chowder which was amazing.My wife had Pumpkin ginger soup also fantastic.The service was perfect and the owner fun.We highly recommend this place

Thank pav54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we ate breakfast at this restaurant May 24, 2917, The food was very good, with home fries and they were real homefries freshly made. They had homemade jam for your toast. I had the regular breakfast which consisted off 2 eggs, bacon, toast and home...More

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Had an excellent quick meal here - it was pizza night. Enjoyed the thin crust and toppings. Staff were friendly and accommodating.

Thank BarbaraFisk
Reviewed 19 December 2016

clean, decent quality, nice taste, comfortable atmosphere. owners make you feel comfortable. casual family dining with a touch of class

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My friend and I met at this restaurant for lunch. Delicious food. prices reasonable. Love their country music. Good atmosphere.Friendly staff. Would recommend to others. Not handicap accessible, lots of stairs on the outside.

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 23 November 2016

My daughter in law and I were quite excited when we arrived here and saw the cafe, very homey and welcoming. Our disappointment came when we had the seafoood chowder. It was flavourful enough but had very little fish and seafood in it. One small...More

Thank seaview964
randlebarry, Owner at Stone Soup Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2016

I am very sorry to hear that our seafood chowder did not live up to expectations. We are very proud of our products and start out with a large amount of seafood per batch to get that nice flavour you were mentioning. It may have...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

We enjoyed a tasty lunch ( taco salad and Thai chicken wrap) and fortunately had enough room to share a piece of the decadent chocolate cake. Warm and cozy spot with very friendly staff.

Thank Darlene M
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Nothing real special about this place, not top notch, but much better than average at the same time. Service was a little slow, but the prices were reasonable. Overall a good place to stop for lunch. The cheese toast was very good, the lobster sandwich...More

Thank augweddedbells
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Really nice sandwich and soup. Server could have been a bit more friendly, it costs nothing to smile and greet someone. No tip on that basis, hope you take this on board !

Thank Rose T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Water St, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Pictou
  • Phone Number: +1 902-485-4949
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We are a small, licensed, family run cafe. We try to use local products whenever possible, and are open for breakfast and lunch year round. We carry gluten free products and all our soups, chowders and dressings are homemade and gluten free. Because we start from scratch, we can accommodate special dietary needs.
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