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The Old Fish Factory Restaurant

68 Bluenose Dr | 2nd Floor of Fisheries Museum, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-634-3333
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
68 Bluenose Dr | 2nd Floor of Fisheries Museum, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

Loved our lunch here with a bunch of family and friends. On a warm spring day sitting outside enjoying beer and wine and fresh mussels and fish n chips. It just doesn’t get any better right? Everything was delicious and great!

Thank ferreilo
Reviewed today via mobile

This was our first stop for dinner since flying into Halifax airport. Being where we were, we all wanted to eat fish and seafood. I ordered scallops and was disappointed - they were small and overcooked. The others ordered haddock. They liked their meals but...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided on the Old Fish Factory for supper and were very glad that we did. I had the pan fried haddock and my husband had the fish and chips. Both were served super fast and piping hot. The haddock was delicious and served with...More

Thank propertyofthedream
OldfishfactoryRestau, General Manager at The Old Fish Factory Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

HI Thanks for your kind remarks, we are happy that you enjoyed your dining experience with us.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I brought a Swedish friend down to Lunenburg for enjoying beautiful view and delicious food! He was looking for the “perfect” lobster... and he found it here! It was a perfectly cooked, fresh and super tasty 1.5 lb lobster! He was absolutely impressed by the...More

Thank nicolettaf356
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Liked the old school charm here, and nice to sit at a window with a view of the water. Enjoyable experience.

Thank Chr15t1n3
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Busy but big enough to fit us in unlike a lot of other restaurants in Lunenburg. Friendly staff, a great view from our table over the harbour and tasty food.

Thank Clairekj2018
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

When I was a teenager I drank this beer in West Palm Beach, Florida. Couldn't believe it when I saw it here. Salmon Gundy and Oysters. Was amazing. Girlfriend got the fish and chips and loved it. Ice house!!!!!

Thank chester151
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a good dinner at this busy restaurant and sat outside on the quayside. Given it's location it was no surprise that the menu is mainly fish. Our meal was very good and cooked fresh. Drinks were not expensive. We had friendly efficient service...More

Thank Trevor G
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had great service here! Food is just ok..beautiful view of the harbor . Sadly there were tiny flies hanging around our table.maybe from the wine??

Thank buffaloroam
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Great views, great food and friendly staff. We had a table by the windows and great views of the Blue Nose ll and the bay.

Thank Tessydanes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Bluenose Dr | 2nd Floor of Fisheries Museum, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3333
  • E-mail
The freshest Nova Scotia seafood, and a harbour view that will absolutely take your breath away, make The Old Fish Factory Restaurant a favourite dining destination for locals and travelers alike. Tempt your taste buds with our annual Summer Lobster and Seafood Festival, our world-famous seafood chowder, local deep sea scallops, fish and chips, sea-fresh haddock, steamed mussels or oysters. Whether you are coming to experience the salt air on our outdoor wharfside patio, a casual meal in the dining room or a drink in the Ice house Bar, our crew is committed to unforgettable seafood and great local Maritime hospitality.
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