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The Kiwi Cafe

19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
+1 902-275-1492
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“brie” (7 reviews)
“brownie” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How difficult is it to stuff up breakfast one of the easiest meal to make.two pieces of bacon two eggs burnt toast burnt hash browns,and two crossiants $30 holly sh and the waitress didn't even ask how my $ 30 breakfast was never ever going...More

Thank Grant A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are traveling with another couple, staying in East Chester. We went for breakfast around 11:00am. It was fairly full The ambiance is quirky and fun, with bakery items for sale as well as other local items. A server immediately came to us for drink...More

Thank garolandcary
kiwicafe1492, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind words, so glad you enjoyed our cafe.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Consistently good food, baked goods and even a little grocery area with ample seating make this little spot in Chester a real gem! Recommend for a good cup of coffee, omelets and desserts!

Thank amdrella
kiwicafe1492, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind review, glad you enjoyed our place!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very laid back, packed full house. Had a bit of a wait for food but enjoyed Mimosas on the sunny patio while we waited. Amazing bread and fresh preserves. Breakfast was delish! Would return in a heart beat!

Thank divinelavine
kiwicafe1492, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your very kind review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove to Chester on a sunny Saturday to meet friends for lunch at the Kiwi Cafe. We did not know this was a community street fair day, so surprised to find the street blocked off. There were many residents out on the streets, being...More

Thank Halifaxduo
kiwicafe1492, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review, it was a great idea to make your reservation, especially as it was so busy. What a fun day in Chester.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for a late lunch while visiting Chester as tourists. We ate outdoors which was very pleasant on a sunny August afternoon. The café is quite a casual place that attracts those of all ages who feel comfortable in such surroundings.....locals, cycling tourists...More

1  Thank John H
kiwicafe1492, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review, the chowder is great isn't it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I saw a picture of a breakfast, and recognized it immediately - buckwheat pancakes with maple syrup. A full, hearty meal!

Thank exGazebo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good lord the service here was terrible. There seemed to be about 8 people working and no one talking orders. We were hoping to make this a quick stop, but ended up taking forever. We waited about 25 minutes for someone to come take our...More

Thank dinopop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are very few places to grab a quick lunch in Chester so the Kiwi cafe was very busy. Staff is friendly and the atmosphere was nice but the food was very average. We all ordered sandwiches and the chicken breast was white and watery...More

Thank intrepidgirlLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food and very friendly staff. A true village gathering place. Dog friendly ! Located in the heart of scenic Chester Nova Scotia.

Thank Jcarrollgm
kiwicafe1492, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words

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brilin_travel
19 April 2015|
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Response from kiwicafe1492 | Property representative |
Yes Brian, we have many gluten free options, a couple of gf bread choices for you, always brownies and a couple of different cookies or macaroons. Our soups are usually gluten free , but check with your server as a couple we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 902-275-1492
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