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Cafe Restaurant Compose

€€ - €€€, Seafood, European
235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
+1 902-532-1251
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“digby scallops” (61 reviews)
“schnitzel” (88 reviews)
“lobster risotto” (23 reviews)
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Austrian, Seafood, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 588 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here after being recommended whilst staying at the Queen Anne Inn. The food was wonderful and the service very good. Lovely view from the conservatory area where we dined at the back. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Trissahosk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate twice at this restaurant, whilst staying in Annapolis Royal, and suggest it is probably the best in town. The menu was varied and the food was fresh and well cooked. The staff were friendly and efficient, even when they were extremely busy during...More

Thank Grogsblossom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

According to their website this was "fine dining by the sea" and it was. We don't usually do fine dining but it was time to eat and this looked like the best place to eat. The food and the service was very good.

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting the Annapolis Gardens we stopped by the cafe for a most delicious dinner.Friends from USA were our guest and we were all very surprised by the great selection of food for lunch! the service was number 1 and we were promptly served ,Our...More

Thank jimbY2696MB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service. Quaint atmosphere. Wonderful staff and hospitality. Delicious app, main and desert.

Thank Happytohelp24
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After being away for the summer, it was great to head back to this great local restaurant. The Kaiser Schnitzel was excellent, and our three other friends loved their meal.

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I had reserved a table for my wife and I and a couple who we have know for many years. We were meeting for a long overdue reunion dinner and the Cafe Compose turned out to be the perfect location for this special evening. The...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We dined here our last night in Annapolis Royal. While we could not eat out on the patio due to the weather, we did manage a table near the window, with the same views of the Annapolis River. Excellent menu selection and wine selection. We...More

1  Thank mark_scho
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick lunch en route to the ferry. Pretty little bistro type of place, on the waters edge. Lobster rolls de rigeure in this part of the world and very nice they were too. Madame in the kitchen ( I presume the...More

Thank Glyndwr100
Amanda E, Manager at Cafe Restaurant Compose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us,I am happy you liked the Lobster Roll,the 2 Servers are still working in my Restaurant and we are still Happy together. When ever you in the area, we would be Happy to serve you again.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

This waterside restaurant was recommend by several locals. What a disappointment! Limited options at the bar. Food was so-so. Worst of all the dining room was so infested with fruit flies and house flies, we asked to have a different table. The owner/chef expressed attitude...More

1  Thank William C
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Questions & Answers
29 August 2018|
Response from Amanda E | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your inquiry. We are happy to serve families, however we have a policy to serve only customers age 12 and up. We developed this policy from years of experience and feedback from customers. We have found... More
25 April 2017|
Response from Amanda E | Property representative |
Yes we are open sundays for lunch and dinner. Beginning may 10.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 George Street | 235 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Annapolis Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 902-532-1251
  • E-mail
Restaurant Composé is an authentic Austrian Restaurant. We offer a range of traditional Austrian Food. Furthermore our professional Chefs create extraorinary seafood-dishes with the "Special european Touch" Amazing waterview and excellent Service grant an unforgettable experience for you!
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