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5153 East Bay Hwy, Big Pond, Nova Scotia B1J 1P1, Canada
+1 902-828-2277
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Aug 2017
“Wonderful Dinner, Delightful Service”
12 Sep 2016
“Solid restaurant”
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5153 East Bay Hwy, Big Pond, Nova Scotia B1J 1P1, Canada
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at The Birches and had dinner at their restaurant, Malcolm's. We were seated promptly at a lovely table by the window. We started with cocktails and then I had escargot in mushroom caps and my husband had soup. Everything was served hot and...More

Thank Fran E
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Only question would be on the sauce served with the duck. Neither I or my spouse enjoyed. Halibut was an A- experience, very tasty. Wines by he glass were nice. Lovely setting. Good service.

Thank maxpr1
Reviewed 30 August 2014

I guess when you only have one option for fine dining, you play whatever and suck it up. The food was so-so, the chicken and pork dishes we had were both under cooked. The service was very, very good however.

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We stopped at The Birches on our way back to Halifax after attending a wedding in Sydney, as a relative had raved about the restaurant. I was totally surprised not only at the size of the inn but also the quality of our dining experience....More

Thank turkeybabe10
Reviewed 17 August 2013 via mobile

The menu is small but the choices are all appealing. The service was by far the best I have experienced. The wait staff were very knowledgable both of the menu and of the local area. Both the lamb and the halibut were very well prepared....More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Malcolm's is the restaurant at The Birches Inn and is located in Ben Eoin Nova Scotia. They have a small dining room with a nice comfortable atmosphere, lots of windows and you can see trees, the ski hill/golf course and or the water depending on...More

Thank MamaIv
Reviewed 29 November 2011

Excellent service, and wonderful food. Equally good to any of our favourite restaurants in Halifax. We will certainly return.

Thank Familytravels00
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  • Address: 5153 East Bay Hwy, Big Pond, Nova Scotia B1J 1P1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Big Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 902-828-2277
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