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Salt Shaker Deli

Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (123 reviews)
“chowder” (112 reviews)
“mussels” (114 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped in for lunch on a very wet and rainy day in Lunenberg. There was a line but they allowed us to sit at the bar with our daughter and order our lunch there. I had the mussels and they were fantastic. My daughter...More

Thank GreenGirl2013
Reviewed yesterday

Busy restaurant in the heart of Lunenberg. Good atmosphere, great service. My husband had the burger which was pretty good. I had the prosciutto and pear pizza which was okay - too much prosciutto overwhelmed all of the other toppings. Not enough pear to balance...More

Thank Siobhan B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice compact place; clam chowder did not disappoint, but it's not really out of the ordinary. Lunenberg is nice overall, so this place blends well with the community.

Thank PitonsFan
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a great clam chowder at reasonable price, fast service, wonderful setting with Bluenose II view at the harbor. Will come again.

Thank GnM2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely fresh seafood at reasonable prices with excellent service. Good location on the deck as the sun went down!

Thank Tiggy53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picked the rainiest of days to have lunch in this wonderful little diner. Open kitchen bustling with activity. Patrons consisted of locals and tourists having lunch so it was a wee bit busy and we had to wait a few minutes for a table but...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 4 meals in a 5 day visit to Lunenburg. Most started with their excellent clam chowder which was chock full of mussels, shrimp and smoked haddock. Not overly creamy as some chowders are - and lots of it!Their caesar salad is excellent -...More

Thank Ralph M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got in here just at right time, by time we were halfway thru eating the place was full inside and out. Had lobster roll, chick salad, iced tea's, good food, good service, nice day.

Thank EnglishDave99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I called, I was assured their menu had "many" options for vegetarians. Not true. The problem here, as in places across Nova Scotia, is that the chef thinks vegetarians only eat vegetables. We need balanced meals: whole grains, protein, and vegetables and fruit. So...More

1  Thank julia m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great curb appeal outside, very airy and pleasant sitting inside, we enjoyed the atmosphere as much as the meal. After waiting a bit (this is a popular place) we found the service quick and efficient. Of the dishes we received, the pizza the kids ordered...More

Thank Mommika
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
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