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The Big Scoop Family Restaurant

$$ - $$$
13616 Highway 1 | Wilmot Station, Middleton, Nova Scotia B0S 1P0, Canada
+1 902-825-4526
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“clams” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“fish cakes” (3 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
13616 Highway 1 | Wilmot Station, Middleton, Nova Scotia B0S 1P0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place the eat a quick meal service is great and so is the food. Very busy at time. Great deserts fish and chips as well as burgers. Well known an the main strip just on the edge of town.worth the drive.

Thank yves b
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We came here because it had been busy when we passed and because the reviews seemed quite good. The food we were served, however, was barely acceptable. Was it because we were tourists rather than locals? We ordered one each of the two dinner specials--the...More

Thank Dansktex
BigScoopRestaurant, Manager at The Big Scoop Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We apologize that you felt this way and did not enjoy your experience with us. Hopefully if you are ever in our area again you would let us try again to make it right for you. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 April 2018

I have eaten there several times. I usually have their fish and chips with home cut fries. They rank very high in my opinion. The staff is always friendly and service is excellent.

Thank Ron B
BigScoopRestaurant, Manager at The Big Scoop Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much. We appreciate your business and value your opinion. We look forward to continuing to serve you in the future :)

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We called about 2 hours in advance to advise of large group coming to their restaurant. Food and service were fantastic!!

1  Thank 231sharlenec
BigScoopRestaurant, Manager at The Big Scoop Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you. We try to accommodate everyone if possible. We were happy to serve you and your group. It was our pleasure and we look forward to serving you all again :)

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Went their for lunch with part of our hockey team January the service was super slow had burgers and fries coffee pop etc. the burgers where factory type just terrible flavor and when we got the bill the price was twice as much as it...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Friendly service, came for breakfast. Had the usual eggs, bacon, toast and, potatoes - lots of food, good value

Thank Axeman58
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This place offers home cooked style along with fried if you wish. The great thing about this diner is that it offers smaller portions for most choices if you aren't a big eater. Service is very quick.

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Staff always friendly and helpful, have not had a bad meal there and go on at least once a month although it's an hour + from home. Would recommend it to anyone!

Thank Wilma M
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I had lunch there this week my first and last time The place was fairly busy it seemed to be clean the service was quick to take order but slow to get food had hot beef sandwich for the gravy they used turkey gravy on...More

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had our breakfast Saturday gone were very disappointed came out wrong and not hot. As a rule pretty good but a big fail this day

Thank Linda P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13616 Highway 1 | Wilmot Station, Middleton, Nova Scotia B0S 1P0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +1 902-825-4526
  • E-mail
Family Restaurant serving homemade dinners and fresh local seafood. Relaxed atmosphere with friendly and knowledgeable staff. We have various options for alternate diets such as vegetarian, ketogenic, gluten free and diabetic.
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