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Salt Shaker Deli and Inn

€€ - €€€American, , Pizza
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-3434
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (154 reviews)
“chowder” (115 reviews)
“mussels” (119 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

We so thoroughly enjoyed our fantastic lunch!! The service was impeccable! And the weather cooperated beautifully for outside dining!!

Thank Lorraine A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well, I wanted the homemade chicken liver pate and ordered the Luckett (Wolfville NS vineyard) red in anticipation...wish we’d been told there was no pate upfront. I had the smoked salmon appetizer instead and it was very tasty.... but not why I went to Salt...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had lunch there, salads and noodles. Good portions, but mostly great view from the deck overlooking the bay. Very friendly staff.

Thank urban67
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wandering around Lunenburg - wife shopping - my looking for a beer. Wandered by the Salt Shaker and saw the special Pint of Beer and Pound of Mussels - SOLD. We went there for dinner - wife had Thai Salad and I had the special....More

Thank John J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The setting and customer service is first class - nothing is too much trouble My wife had the haddock which she thoroughly enjoyed, I had the pizza, which was a bit over done, but so huge I could not finish it - a shame because...More

Thank HSeeingtheworld
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We made the Salt Shaker our official dinner hangout during our recent stay in Lunenburg. The food was delicious (we really enjoyed the mussels!) and the service was great. I have a lot of food allergies and the team there made me feel welcome and...More

Thank smarrke
Reviewed 5 days ago

How can you not enjoy this restaurant? It is bright, airy, and has gorgeous terrace that overlooks the bluenose. An excellent place to go for lunch. Reservations are recommended! Craft beer on tap, excellent fish tacos. Yummy all 'round. We would definitely go there again.

Thank JoanneandWallace
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have now eaten at the Salt Shaker three times in two trips to Lunenburg. It remains our favorite dining experience. Each time we've sat outside on the deck overlooking the harbor and had had delicious food served by friendly staff. Their speciality is their...More

Thank SuzanneGrecophile
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate on the patio with a view of the ocean. The staff were very friendly and attentive and the food was delicious!

Thank Anne-MarieC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trip was not my first trip to Salt Shaker Deli. On my previous three visits everything was alright. Nothing to get me too excited, nothing to convince me not to return. But in the middle of August I wanted to bring family for a...More

1  Thank Kimberly B
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Paul D
27 August 2018|
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Response from Elroy C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, the restaurant is not air conditioned
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-640-3434
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The Salt Shaker Deli and Inn, (rooms which were once known as the Spinnaker Inn are now part of the Salt Shaker Deli) is one of Lunenburg's most beloved destinations for local residents and visitors alike. Award winning dishes prepared with fresh local ingredients from the Deli makes staying upstairs in the cozy four room Inn an easy choice. Newly renovated rooms with breathtaking views of the historic Lunenburg harbour.
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