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The Sea Dog

€€ - €€€, Seafood,
1 Dock St, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
+1 902-875-1131
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“lobster” (13 reviews)
“chowder” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Pub
€€ - €€€
1 Dock St, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quaint restaurant/bar on the water. Really friendly staff with great seafood. We had clams, scallops and fish, and a really good seafood. Nice patio overlooking the ocean

Thank kapusty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner on a Monday evening. Indoor and deck seating with umbrellas. We sat inside as no protection from the low horizon sun. Still a little too warm inside; no air conditioning. Very friendly, quick attention by our server. One of us had seafood chowder with...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 11:30 a.m lovely lady served us. I told her I was allergic to all shellfish and she noticed my epipens on the side of my purse. We discussed menu options. I had a delicious Cesar salad and garlic toast. My husband had hand...More

Thank matteybrendalee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average food average service. Nothing special about this restaurant. This restaurant seems to cater to a noisy clientele that drinks a lot. The food was very salty.

1  Thank gendp1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family ate there's this evening. The atmosphere, initial greeting and service were good. When our food arrived, I only received about 1/2 of my meal. My child ordered a side order of scallops and we were charged $19.00. This is the price of an...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

14 people expecting to have a lovely air conditioned dinner to get away from the 40 degree weather outside....NO AC...the deck was not an option due to the temp outside and the setting sun.....waitress was completely drenched and exhausted from these outrageous working conditions.......we were...More

2  Thank SHARON B
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Nice spot to stop in Shelburne, for lunch or dinner. Lots of menu choices, friendly staff, and great view of the harbour.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

You can't get a better location , sitting on the deck of the Sea Dog enjoying the views and fresh air, warm sun of the 3 Rd largest natural harbour in the workd. Staff are friendly, the food is pub food , and it's a...More

1  Thank philandrita
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This restaurant is an older place with a nice patio overlooking the water. We went for lunch and all 4 of us had the chowder. We can say that we tried many chowders on our 3 week touring vacation and all of us agreed that...More

Thank BCbikeGuy
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Sea Dog was recommend to us while we were making a stop in Shelburne. We got there for a late lunch and got to talk to the owner and sample the different beers on tap. Then we sat outside while they went to get...More

Thank Kelly H
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27 September 2016|
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Response from Dock_St | Property representative |
Hello, I have 18 staff members whos qualifications have quite a range from no previous experience to over 40 years experience, in their field. We obviously bring a lot of new staff on for summer and are reduced to a core... More
31 July 2015|
Response from Dock_St | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dock St, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Shelburne
  • Phone Number: +1 902-875-1131
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