We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fleur de Sel

53 Montague, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-2121
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (31 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (4 reviews)
“brisket” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
53 Montague, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
Write a Review
Reviews (225)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the taster menu. 7 delicious courses using the finest local ingredients prepared with flair for appearance and a deep understanding of how flavours work together. They have created an intimate atmosphere by blending a contemporary interior within the structure of a traditional...More

Thank Kaulbachhouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic spot. Book now don't risk missing this. There is clearly a reason that this gem has received so many awards. Every aspect of our visit was perfect.lovely Front of House! Perfect cocktails. A terrific well priced wine list. The Food! The Food!...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WE love this restaurant for fine dining and special occasions. The chef and owner has won many coveted and well earned awards. He is imaginative, creative and has excellent knowledge of food ingredients. Everything is daily fresh. Have dined there often but not enough.

Thank thebigrock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a year's sabbatical in which Martin and Sylvie welcomed a new baby and opened a new Oyster bar they are back to Fleur de Sel with a new menu and a total redo of the interior. All of which is welcome and is good....More

1  Thank carole c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful dinner this evening. The progression of courses was perfect, and the suggested wine pairings brought out the best flavours. We liked that ingredients were fresh and locally sourced. Flavour combinations were truly inspired. Must have an open mind...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Well known restaurant with chef that has won awards.. pleasant surroundings & great food,nicely presented.. great for a special occassion.

Thank nancy
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We learned about the Fleur de Sel as we embarked on a huge road trip through the Canadian Maritimes and immediately made a reservation for our time in Lunenburg. The Fleur de Sel is a 5 star French restaurant serving innovative dishes with local ingredients...More

Thank Toni D
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We cannot believe the level of service we received so awesome as the food. Words cannot begin to show how the staff food and decor was it was outstanding.the ambience was relaxing and the music was beautifully done with our meal. The brisket is to...More

Thank Marie J
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Don't go to this elegant little establishment if you are in a hurry, because each course is explained with pride and then is so artistically presented that you will want a moment to admire it before you savour the flavour. Lulled by the peaceful atmosphere,...More

Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Enjoyed our dinner --- Amuse Bouche, Lobster, Oysters, Smoked Salmon w an eclair for dessert. Service was very good. Nice place!

Thank rollngstone
Nearby Restaurants
The Savvy Sailor
497 reviews
.17 km away
Rum Runner Restaurant & Lounge
398 reviews
.06 km away
Salt Shaker Deli
755 reviews
.24 km away
Grand Banker Bar and Grill
609 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
St. John's Anglican Church
258 reviews
.18 km away
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic
651 reviews
.09 km away
Bluenose II
290 reviews
.18 km away
Glimpses Theatre Troupe
109 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do I need to make reservation?
15 August 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Toni D | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. We were able to have a few reservation options within a week of arriving in the area last August but it's a very popular restaurant and well worth going. I think the only thing they had was around 10 p.m. so... More
Are there only 5 items on the menu? That's all I see.
19 July 2015|
Response from MartinRuizSalvador | Property representative |
6 starters 6 mains 4 sweets 5 cheese Menu changes monthly
I only see 5 items on the menu. Is that correct?
19 July 2015|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Boulder-USA | Reviewed this property |
Definitely 6.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Montague, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-640-2121
  • E-mail
This place is seasonally closed. It will reopen in MAY 11, 2017.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing