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Dennis Point Cafe and Restaurant

214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
+1 902-762-1220
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (27 reviews)
“chowder” (11 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
££ - £££
214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After hiking in east and west pubnico, stopped in for a light lunch. I’ve had a lot of chowder in my life, but this was the best I’ve ever had. I'd go back just for the chowder.

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A local recommended this is the best place to eat and though I have not eaten everyplace else in the area, I agree wholeheartedly their food is excellent. Their seafood is unloaded from boats right across the street and is incredibly fresh. The waitress is...More

Thank rondeyoung
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy, noisy, disorganized and wait for food was very long. Ordered just basic fish & chips as it was so busy and thought this would be faster. Food eventually arrived but no cutlery. Don't know why but the haddock was completely tasteless, fries were...More

Thank Eliza060
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our meal--lobster roll and fish and chips. It was a little out of the tourist area but very good.

Thank BAFeller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love chowder & this is as good as any I've ever had anywhere. Rich, flavourful, stuffed with chunks of delightful sea creatures @ served piping hot - drool. My Wife had pan seared Scallops which were cooked to perfection. I also had Lobster Linguini...More

Thank Happy_Dad102
Reviewed 12 September 2017

At the seaside, the Dennis Point Cafe near the Lower West Pubnico fishermen's wharf is the kind of place I dream about. When we ate a late lunch on September 11, it was filled with local fishermen, unpretentious diner-style decor and a friendly, knowledgeable server...More

Thank SpeedyCreek_Wanderer
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went to this restaurant after visiting "Le Village". We had our dogs with us so had to get take out. We sat in the car to eat. It would have been nice if they had picnic tables but there were none. The food was...More

Thank jegbd
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It's a very neat place. Sit with the locals or sit on the quieter side. Regardless it's always nice to be at Dennis Point Cafe. Lobster poutine is one of the best I've had. Seafood chowder is good. I find chowders vary from creamy to...More

Thank kfamily6
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Cute little place to eat...local spot..view od the warf and boats...GREAT food..lobster poutine..yummmm...i had a lobster roll and it was delicious..the staff were SUPER friendly..polite and made you feel right at home...great prices..i just LOVED this place..

Thank snu70
Reviewed 18 July 2017

truly nothing fancy--just a big room or 2 with lots of tables. but most were filled with locals, which is always a good sign. had the best fish sandwich ever here!

Thank ekter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Dennis Point Rd, Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Municipality of Argyle  >  Lower West Pubnico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-762-1220
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