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The Trellis Cafe

) #2 of 5 Restaurants in Hubbards $$ - $$$ , Soups, American
22 Highway 3, Hubbards, Nova Scotia B0J 1T0, Canada
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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Open Now
08:00 - 20:00All hours
Canadian, Soups, American, Cafe, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Highway 3, Hubbards, Nova Scotia B0J 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here for lunch. The fish cakes were good, served hot and with good salads ceasar and spinach salads. The coffee was excellent! These were not the best fishcakes we ate during a road trip around Nova Scotia, but nothing to complain about.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a late lunch. Nice little cafe! Cozy atmosphere, very nice wait staff and great apps/desserts. We shared 2 fish cakes as well as a piece of bumbleberry cobbler. Both real good!

Thank Derek W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were late for lunch and dashed in here without checking it out. The waitress was superb and cleaned a table for us before taking our drink orders. They have a good range of beers and wines. The seafood chowder is the best I have...More

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch and were pleased with quality, tasty food, healthy recipes, real home cooking. Good WIFI. Cute cafe.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is truly a spot where the locals meet, eat, and make music. We stopped in for a late dinner (kitchen was closing in 15 minutes!) but they greeted us warmly and took our order. The food was well-prepared and delicious. The added ambiance of...More

Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and great service. We had breakfast on the way to peggys cove. The Codfather was amazing!

Thank Jacob M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We randomly found this cafe when driving from Lunenburg and it was a great find! Warm service, great coffee and atmosphere.

Thank Emma T
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We stopped for a quick bite on our travels. We waited outside for service for a long time, until my wife said she would go the washroom and ask if it would be better if we came inside to order. We were actually pleased with...More

Thank Goodtimehadbyall50
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The restaurant was recommended by friends. The trellis covered patio with hanging vines looked lovely on a hot sunny summer day. Inside the restaurant was cosy and interesting with art work. Drink order came promptly. Our food order took a lot longer to come with...More

Reviewed 22 November 2016

Great dinner, kind of slow service but the waiter (active duty military home on leave) was attentive - music was guitar playter and his own songs - quite entertaining!

Thank Nancy J
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Marianna P
Do you have a gluten free and dairy free free menus?
20 June 2016|
Response from Travellers791 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry to be so long answering your question, but we were on an Alaskan cruise. I really have no idea about special diets, but the chef is very accommodating so I imagine he could come up with something.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Highway 3, Hubbards, Nova Scotia B0J 1T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Hubbards
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