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Lobster Kettle Restaurant

41 Commercial St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1B5, Canada
+1 902-733-2723
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lobster” (93 reviews)
“snow crab” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Commercial St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1B5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot. The restaurant had a simple decor, but the view and surrounding was fantastic. Friendly and prompt service. The lobster roll was the best one I had during my 9-day travels around Nova Scotia. My sun had the halibut wrap, we argued who made...More

Thank Winterbreak14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a great deck for outside dining by the ocean. We ate inside since the day was very breezy. The inside is comfortable and clean. Not fancy, but very nice. We had great service and the food was marvelous. Had the crab legs...More

Thank Gail L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an RV and were worried there would be no place to park but found that there was adequate parking for it, although it was early. They start serving lobster at 3:00AST

Thank gaineydriver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service and decent variety on menu. We ordered whole lobsters, with sides of salad. Always a bit of a pain to have to shuck the lobster before eating, but quite tasty when ready to eat.

Thank honeybee1951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very crowded at 6:30 on a weekend night Didn't have reservations but got in quickly. Service good and Haddock and Salmon were very good. Made our reservations for the playhouse on time. Many locals eating which was a good sign. Would recommend reservations on a...More

Thank vonhouston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a nice meal, we visited after spending the day at the Fortress of Louisbourg. We found the Lobster Kettle and it had a great view of the water. Unfortunately weather didn't permit us to use the patio, but the views were still nice....More

Thank Stacey W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are virtually no other full service restaurants in town - most of those listed on TripAdvisor and elsewhere have gone out of business. Thursday evening we could not get in the door, it was so crowded. We learned later that they accept reservations. Friday...More

Thank Ernie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If anyone is looking for high quality seafood, do yourself a favor and avoid this place. I ordered the lobster sandwich there, which is listed on the menu as containing lobster, lettuce, tomato on garlic bread. There was not a scrap of lobster on my...More

Thank Caper2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the best food ever. Hubby ordered the fish and ate every bite. I ordered the lobster sandwich on garlic toast. Best food around and great service. This is a must visit.

Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went and needed a table for 7. They were quick to accommodate us by putting tables together and getting child seats. The server was great and met every need we had without us having to ask him for a thing . The food was...More

Thank Tim W
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Point of View
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Nearby Attractions
Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site
1,621 reviews
.60 km away
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200 reviews
1.75 km away
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1.03 km away
Louisbourg Playhouse
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26 March 2017|
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Response from Traveler1775 | Reviewed this property |
google lobsterkettle louisbourg. Choose link to their website. Then pick menu to see what they have. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Commercial St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Louisbourg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-733-2723
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