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Red Barn Restaurant

) #13 of 28 Restaurants in Baddeck $$ - $$$
2 Cabot Trail | Exit 7, Route 105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
+1 902-295-3036
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (17 reviews)
“lobster roll” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
2 Cabot Trail | Exit 7, Route 105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staff was friendly and helpful, gift shop was very nice and the restaurant's turkey dinner and seafood platter were tasty.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 4 days ago

really good pastas, very friendly service, lots on the menu and it all tastes great. Great gift shop attached.

Thank shermankelly
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful east coast atmosphere with music playing gently in the background. Had lobster roll platter and was very pleased but the dessert menu... well you just have to try it 😃amazing! Great service, great food and great prices!

Thank Butcherboy1965
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is inside the gift shop and is very simple. The menu contains more than expected, but it contains simple food. We had the burger and the fish and chips. The French fries were very good as were both meals. Service was good. Don't...More

Thank 456mlm
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here twice and both times it was excellent. We had the turkey dinner once and the meat loaf another time. They also have a gift shop and an upstairs gift shop as well. pleasant waitress and salespeople. You can have your family...More

Thank niteowel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my boyfriend was there just recently in June of this year. The food here was so good, The prices for once are really reasonable & affordable. I got the lasagna with the Caesar salad so good, the only problem I would say that...More

1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give less than 1 as a score I would. Since restaurants closed early in Cape Breton this was our last choice to eat at. The restaurant is a diner style. The fish cakes were 95% potato and had no taste at all....More

Thank GS3Lionz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hotel owner suggested this place based on local experience. We shared the Fisherman's platter which came highly recommended from local diners. Mussels were good, shrimp, halibut and salmon were excellent. Crispy fries, dinner roll and scone/tea biscuit were all freshly made. We did take...More

Thank BJM52
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The variety of souveniers and gifts are enormous. There are gifts for every age group. I was amazed at the prices, they were very affordable

Thank joelyn
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Ate here for dinner and the food was well cooked and delicious, also very reasonable compared with quite a few of the other restaurants. I had the fish and chips which was lust as a light bite but had two pieces of fish, chips and...More

Thank supersal4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cabot Trail | Exit 7, Route 105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Baddeck
  • Phone Number: +1 902-295-3036
  • E-mail
For 27 years, Red Barn Restaurant has been a landmark at the beginning & end of the world famous Cabot Trail on magnificent Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. It is a 52-seat casual, family dining room with 30 feet of panoramic windows overlooking the Cape Breton Highlands & featuring a full liquor license (including liquors, beers & local wines), a screened-in patio, plenty of parking, & 3 different giftshops & mini golf onsite.
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