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The Caves Restaurant

) #1 of 7 Restaurants in St. Martins $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Soups
82 Big Salmon River Road, St. Martins, New Brunswick E5R-1H1, Canada
+1 506-833-4698
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, American
$$ - $$$
82 Big Salmon River Road, St. Martins, New Brunswick E5R-1H1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the fish and chips which had a really nice light batter and the fries are excellent. The Seafood Casserole is amazing! Lots of lobster, scallops, shrimp and haddock in ever bite without all the fillers. Very friendly and helpful staff. The view is...More

Thank poohbr_14
Bruhut, Owner at The Caves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, we are so glad you enjoyed your visit. Bruce and Staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The combination of a gorgeous view and incredible seafood make this one of the best seafood joints in New Brunswick. The Seafood Chowder is the best I've ever had, hands down. The Seafood Casserole was also amazing. Prices are very reasonable and the options for...More

Thank broadandy
Bruhut, Owner at The Caves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the wonderful review, have a great summer! Bruce and Staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

YES, That's right... A must! The food is delicious, the service was great. The views from almost every seat.... Amazing! I could sit here and watch the ocean roll in and out all day.

Thank Byron R
Bruhut, Owner at The Caves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the wonderful review Byron ! Bruce and Staff

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took awhile to get here but the drive was beautiful and worth it! We were able to sit outside and enjoy our meal while watching the water recede and then we walked on the rocks and explored the caves. great spot!

Thank RJK1977
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is fantastic and reasonably priced! Staff is wonderful and insightful about the surrounding areas and caves! Restaurant is clean and right at the waterfront! A must place to eat!

Thank charyn989
Bruhut, Owner at The Caves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Charyn,thank you so much for the wonderful review, we have great people working here and you can tell they care! Bruce

Reviewed 11 May 2017

THis chowder was so full of lobster and crabmeat! In addition, there was a nice piece of homemade bread to go with it. All reasonably priced, and eaten outdoors as we strolled around the beach. Great!!

Thank Brucia W
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Each Spring, Summer or Fall, I visit The Caves Restaurant for its World Famous Seafood Chowder - the best in New Brunswick, and never regretted!

Thank George S
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We heard about this place from a local and told us to try the lobster. We went by this place for lunch and we did have the lobster and boy were we glad to! One of the best lobsters we've ever had. It sits on...More

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I was the tour leader for a group of 21 lighthouse enthusiasts from all over the USA visiting the lighthouses of New Brunswick. We visited Quaco Head Lighthouse and our bus stopped at The Caves for lunch with advance reservations/arrangements. This is a high throughput...More

Thank Faros
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stopped here with a tour group before visiting the sea caves. The place is nothing fancy, but the service was very friendly and amazing efficient given that they were feeding a large group. We did not see a menu - our choices were minestrone...More

Thank BunnyGirl1957
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Has anyone been here in the low season? We are travelling to the area the week after thanksgiving (October 16th) and not sure if they'll be open... :O(
2 October 2015|
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Response from Bruhut | Property representative |
We will be open full time until October 12th and after that only on cruise ship days best to call ahead to check on times 1-506-833-4698 r 1-506-333-4691 My cell. Hope this is helpful. Bruce
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Big Salmon River Road, St. Martins, New Brunswick E5R-1H1, Canada (Formerly Cave View Family Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  St. Martins
  • Phone Number: +1 506-833-4698
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