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Sou-Wester Gift & Restaurant

178 Peggys Point Rd, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3S2, Canada
+1 902-823-2561
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“chowder” (64 reviews)
“lobster” (92 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
178 Peggys Point Rd, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3S2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are paying a visit to Peggy's Cove, and. you just happen to be hungry, this is the place to stop; a large restaurant with a great view, a wide range of offerings on the menu, and not too bad pricings for the location.

Thank yankeefan730
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were actually advised by locals to skip this restaurant, but we took our chances as we didn't know our way around very well and we were visiting Peggy's Cove anyway. The food wasn't the worst we've ever had, but my husband, daughter and I...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We always wanted to see the famous lighthouse at Peggy's Cove so we made it there and then started walking around and went into the Sou'Wester Restaurant and Gift Shop - what a find!! We ate breakfast not too long before heading to the cove...but...More

Thank kimberb8808
Reviewed 5 days ago

When I go to a food establishment at an obvious tourist location, I do not have high expectations. Our meal at the Sou'Wester was "home made" and quite tasty. Fish hash with beans, and gingerbread with ice cream above average. The Americano definitely lacking. All...More

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in for lunch whilst visiting Peggys Cove! Good service, very busy place, The fish & chips was very good & the Haddock sandwich was great too!

Thank jptreacy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The only enjoyable thing about this place is the view from the building. The food isn't worth its high price and lacks flavour. For example, the haddock burger was over fried and hard. The Angus burger was also tough. The Greek salad was just okay,...More

Thank Bev A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was really good and welcome after the excercise of wandering around the area and climbing over the huge rocks. I would reccommend it to my friends.

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 1 week ago

...the freshest Mussels that I've had almost anywhere and the service was good. The prices are okay and the lobster fresh but I also recommend some of the fresh fish on the menu. Nice views as well and if you're staying in the small village...More

Thank tunis1addis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our table of 8 had quite a variety of food. Not one person really enjoyed their food. I had the Lobster/Crab Potato Cakes and they were bland and dry. Service was super slow, they were all doing their best but it was crazy busy. I...More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard that this place is usually packed with bus people at lunch time. So we planned to be here later. Arrived at about 3:30 pm.The seafood chowder and lobster sandwich were excellent and the service was very fast, especially for Nova Scotia. When i...More

Thank Clark J
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Response from Ken K | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Peggys Point Rd, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3S2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Peggy's Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 902-823-2561
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