Mahone Bay Restaurants and Cafes

Mahone Bay and Lunenburg, both boast an abundance of charming restaurants and cafes, all in historical buildings that capture the essence and warmth of days gone by. Enjoy waterfront dining and savour delicious local seafood, casual pub food or infinite other excellent choices. We are happy to help you with recommendations throughout the South Shore, we'll make sure you won't go hungry.

Rebecca's Restaurant

CIRCA 1860 Kitchen + Public House

Rebecca's Restaurant

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Rebecca's Restaurant aims to serve you thoughtful wholesome food. They strive to source as locally as possible depending on the season. They change their menu three times a year to reflect seasonal availability of products! Changing with the seasons also allows them to keep our dishes creative fun and interesting for all of our customers. If you have food sensitivities and/or allergies, Rebecca's Restaurant is a great choice.

Mateus Bistro

CIRCA 1860 Kitchen + Public House

Rebecca's Restaurant

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Mateus Bistro delivers tasty foods made home-style and simple. Charcoal smoked meats, fresh seafoods and local produce help bring seasonal menus to the tables. In the summer, Friday is a grill menu where everything is charcoal grilled to order right on the nice patio.

CIRCA 1860 Kitchen + Public House

CIRCA 1860 Kitchen + Public House

CIRCA 1860 Kitchen + Public House

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 The Circa 1860 Kitchen + Public House is a quaint family and operated restaurant that resides in a large heritage home.  Serving a fresh take on fan favourites like fish tacos, creamy chowder and burgers- there's always something for everyone to enjoy. Breakfast,
​lunch and dinner, eat in or take out.  Circa 1860 only opened in 2018 but quickly became one of the town's most popular eating establishments.

Oh My Cod

The Barn Coffee & Social House

CIRCA 1860 Kitchen + Public House

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Oh My Cod  - Unpretentious food in a casual environment! Come to Oh My Cod for a buzzing lunch with friends, or bring a family for a nice dinner treat. They serve both cod and haddock. There is a nice water view from the back terrace? Or sip a beer or wine and watch the flow of a small town life on the street side deck. 

The Barn Coffee & Social House

The Barn Coffee & Social House

The Barn Coffee & Social House

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 The Barn Coffee & Social House is a fantastically restored  barn on Main Street. A coffee shop, with  rustic charm yet comfortable seating. There is a 2nd level loft with open space  and chesterfields for people to relax away from the busy serving area.  The Barn serves coffees and teas along with a  great selection of pastries and breads. 

Biscuit Eater Cafe and Books

The Barn Coffee & Social House

The Barn Coffee & Social House

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 The Biscuit Eater is a welcoming community cafe and bookstore serving homemade, handmade goodness year round in one of Mahone Bay's oldest buildings.  Fresh baked biscuits, comfort food made with locally sourced seasonal ingredients, stacks of baked treats, delicious soups, fresh salads, and daily specials are all made with care in our kitchen. 

Eli's Espresso

Saltbox Brewery

Saltbox Brewery

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Eli's Espresso carries Kicking Horse coffee and also a variety of teas, hot chocolates, chai lattes, juices, steamers, sparkling waters, homemade fresh iced tea and lemonade. There is also plenty to eat for those who need a bite, a full breakfast or lunch. Eli's Espresso offers a large variety of delicious savoury and sweet gluten free buckwheat crepes.

Saltbox Brewery

Saltbox Brewery

Saltbox Brewery

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  Sample craft beers at Saltbox Brewing Company in Mahone Bay . A great spot to meet the locals. In the summer you usually find food trucks parks in front for some delicious food with your brew.  Their motto:  “think social,  and drink local”. Come on a sunny weekend day and you will meet the half town sitting on the BBQ tables in front.

Ricardo's Pizza

Saltbox Brewery

Ricardo's Pizza

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Pizza, Fish & Chips, Donairs, Subs, Wings, Burgers, Wraps to eat in our delivery. Ricardo's Pizza delivers to River Ridge Lodge!