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The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn

10095 Grenville St, St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
+1 902-535-2200
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
31 Dec 2016
“Excellent fish”
14 Nov 2016
“Fine dining and great atmosphere”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
10095 Grenville St, St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I had went to this place for supper with my family and it was great our only issue was they had someone singing whom was obviously tone deaf. Great food and excellent service.More

Thank Chuck B
Brasdor, General Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Bras d'Or Lakes Inn. Seafood is our specialty and we are very pleased that you were happy with your selection. Sorry to hear that you did not like the entertainment. I am sure it...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

Enjoyed a lovely dinner as guests of some friends from Germany and another couple. The food is above average and the atmosphere and ambiance are indicative of what will be a very delicious meal. This is fine dining at it's best. There are several choices...More

Thank Wendy902
Brasdor, General Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review. Our staff works very hard to provide our clients with a memorable experience. Our restaurant strives to be one of the best on the island. We have hard working red seal chefs and apprentices...More

Reviewed 29 October 2016

The venue provided an excellent late night addition to the Celtic Colors celebration in the Cape Breton island area.

Thank Christopher L
Brasdor, General Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

We love Celtic Colours! Thanks for your review. Having the jams here at the inn is a great addition to Celtic Colour visitors. The volunteers do a great job. Hope to see you next year.

Reviewed 14 October 2016

While staying on Isle Madame we were looking for some place a little 'upscale' to celebrate a birthday - wine, good food, all that. Best bet, after a bit of searching, looked to be the Bras D'or Lakes Inn. We were lucky, too, as the...More

Thank Lee T
Brasdor, General Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your meal at your birthday celebration. Our staff works very hard to keep our customers happy.

Reviewed 23 September 2016

Had dinner twice at the restaurant, with friends. Food was very good, as was the winee list. great ambient. there isn't much of a selection in the village, we were lucky that the Brass dwOr was there.

Thank Aviv_Scheinman
Brasdor, Public Relations Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We're glad to provide a fine dining experience to anyone who visits the beautiful little town of St. Peter's. We hope that you visit us again soon! Marcus

Reviewed 15 September 2016

After a week in Nova Scotia we have had a definite low for steamed lobster dinner. How do you get burnt lobster claws. What self respecting kitchen would send that to the dining room. Exorbitant price to boot.More

Thank Don S
Brasdor, Public Relations Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Hello Don, Thank you for your review. We're truly glad to address any concerns about our service, since it gives us the chance to learn of our customers' experience and inform them of our side of the story. We spoke to the kitchen staff about...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

My wife and I are regular diners at the Inn but this night was "special". They have the "La table et le droit" which is a three course special. Tonight it was Halibut and chef Jean Pierre cooked it superbly as usual.

Thank CaptainKerr
Brasdor, Public Relations Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We're happy that you find our dining worth coming back to. Jean Pierre has been cooking for a long time, and it's no surprise after trying out some of his food. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Marcus

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We only ate dinner here. Most delicious , healthy salad and salmon. Great dessert and service. Live music was quiet and wonderfulMore

Thank Tay F
Brasdor, Public Relations Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are very lucky to have such a top-notch culinary crew at our inn; in fact, the head chef is one of the co-owners! Our local talent is always happy to play for the dining crowd, as well. We look...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is a family run business. I'm not sure if the hotel is open year round or not. The rooms are comfortable and ours was equipped with a fridge and microwave. Continental breakfast was included in our rate. If you wanted a cooked breakfast, you...More

Thank Susan7
Brasdor, Public Relations Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We're glad that you enjoyed our food and service. We're very lucky to have such a talented cooking staff, and are glad that we can provide their talent in such a fabulous part of Nova Scotia. Hope to...More

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We have been to the restaurant at the Bras d'Or Lakes Inn many times and have always left happy. The meal is always great and the service is friendly and prompt. A great addition to any trip to Cape Breton.

Thank Kim S
Brasdor, Public Relations Manager at The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Kim! We're happy that we can provide you with consistent, good service. It helps us to know that, after so many visits, you've always left pleased. Sincerely, Marcus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10095 Grenville St, St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  St. Peter's
  • Phone Number: +1 902-535-2200
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Description
The Bras d'Or Lakes Inn is one of Cape Breton's most highly-acclaimed destination dining spots. Chef Jean-Pierre Gillet and his talented team in the kitchen are proud to present a complete and varied menu guaranteed to please all palates. Whether you're sitting down to a casual family meal, lusting for a romantic candle-lit dinner by the fireside or noshing on a leisurely mid-morning brunch, you'll be well-taken care of by experienced servers. Enjoy your meal in our spacious cedar log dining room, or outdoors on the deck watching boats go by in the canal.
PLEASE NOTE:THE RESTAURANT CLOSES OCTOBER 19, 2014 FOR THIS SEASON.