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An Octopus' Garden Cafe

8561 Main St | Alma, New Brunswick, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N1, Canada
+1 506-887-1020
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (85 reviews)
“panini” (17 reviews)
“puttanesca” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8561 Main St | Alma, New Brunswick, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The pasta is fresh each day and the chef is not Italian but dedicated to the art. Wonderful surprise. The seafood comes straight off the dock , 200 metres away, and is delicious. They were very friendly and chatty about the ingredients. Shame about the...More

1  Thank Castelmola22
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a full service eatery. The chef met us at the door early in the afternoon when we went to make reservations and spoke to us about his diner specials and what he was planning. He is full of love and so is the...More

1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Grabbed a quick lunch here. Lunch special was Cubano sandwich and soup for 15.00. All homemade. Wait staff were helpful with lots of character. Sweet deck out back.

1  Thank toadrekker
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Traveling with dietary restrictions is often tough, so we were delighted to find this gem. Their handmade pasta was offered gluten free, and it was delicious. My daughter had the lobster pasta dish (glutenfree) which was wonderful and my husband had the pasta carbonara -...More

2  Thank Toni P
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was very fresh and tasty. A good assortment of menu items, including homemade pasta and baked goods.

1  Thank Christina S
Reviewed 5 days ago

At the time of our visit the Octopus Garden was rated #1 on Tripadvisor, so of course, my wife, myself and my ten month old son had to check the place out. We went for dinner and initially didn't realize the restaurant MAINLY SERVES PASTA....More

1  Thank Tyler - Nadine V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for lunch and for dinner. Food was excellent and service great. Best place to eat in Alma!

1  Thank Esther S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here twice now on two separate vacations and love it. The coffee is fantastic along with the food. My son even ate his entire meal which never happens. The staff both years were absolutely wondering. Took the time to chat and were...More

1  Thank MTBMama
Reviewed 1 week ago

LOVED this gem of a cafe in the small seaside village of alma. The location is quaint and peaceful right next to a stream. The owners were very friendly, accommodating and helpful. The menu items are varied, high quality and absolutely delicious. Price was perfect....More

1  Thank KKTSkiing
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for a late lunch of soup and sandwiches. Decided to get a plowman's lunch take away for dinner and then went back the next morning for breakfast pastries. Everything was tasty, prices good as was the service

1  Thank RussBock
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Questions & Answers
19 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Joel'n'Alisha C | Property representative |
furthermore...instead of speaking with us you chose to rant and rave and be verbally abusive to the girls out front. we have some of the best staff in the region and they do make mistakes much like you I'm sure...that does... More
20 June 2017|
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Response from Prpeach | Reviewed this property |
Yes, breakfast is served here.
Kathleen T
21 July 2016|
Response from Alisha C | Property representative |
Yes it is on the patio!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8561 Main St | Alma, New Brunswick, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Albert County  >  Alma
  • Phone Number: +1 506-887-1020
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Our healthy menu is created around local produce. We offer an outside patio, kids play area, free internet, live music, beer, wine and liquor, local art, locally roasted fair trade coffee and espresso, and organic whole foods grown on our own farm. We serve Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. We are open from 7am-11pm
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