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Amherst Shore Country Inn

5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3X9, Canada
+1 902-661-4800
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“salmon” (4 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3X9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three couples for a Thanksgiving weekend dinner. Meal was well prepared and tasty. Service was good and low key. Well prepared and presented.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is consistently excellent. You pre-select your four-course meal, which starts with soup and a salad, and then you have two options for the main course and dessert. Our choices were lobster stuffed sole or cranberry chicken, and both were fantastic, as were the...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Please see more about the meals in my review of our Inn stay. I must say, the dinner and breakfast here rates in the top 5 of the hundreds of places we have dined! Not kidding! The thought and love in the preparation of our...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Our dinners were above expectations. The soups were delicious, salads were original and tasty, main course was presented well and delectable. The desserts were probably among the best we have eaten anywhere!

Thank MrsDetail
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I should probably wait to write this review until we leave tomorrow, however, while my true thoughts are fresh in my mind, I best express my thoughts now. First of all, I decided that I wanted to stay here after a quick visit here last...More

Thank mountainnani
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Rob is the chef and Mary is the baker and together they make wonderful food to tantalize your senses. Sight - food was artistically displayed with delicate garnishes on beautiful dishes. The view of the ocean from the dining room was incredible. Smell - a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Freshly baked bread. Delicious mushroom soup, salad with local fresh beets and greens, salmon, chicken cordon bleu and blueberry flan. Breakfast started with apple cinnamon scones (best scones we've ever had). Blueberry pancakes with fruits and bacon

Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We went to Nova Scotia to celebrate our parents 60th Wedding Anniversary and they had booked dinner reservations at this Inn. Wow! We were amazingly surprised by the quality of the food. My husband and I had just returned from France for our 10th Wedding...More

Thank SteveandPeter
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This where my wife and I dine once a summer for a special night out. The owner's family also runs the Blomidon Inn in Wolfville, and both are destinations! The Amherst Shore Country Inn offers two entrees each evening and you are called to make...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Food is always first rate here a bit pricey for some but you get what you pay for beautiful view of the bay from the dining room and they use plenty of locally grown items in their menu Highly recommended especially for a "special night...More

Thank smed88
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$44 - US$44
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 902-661-4800
4 Course Dinners served each evening at 7:30 by advance reservation (24hrs). Fantastic ocean views from dining room. Please note the dining room is not open for lunch.
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