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Salt Shaker Deli and Inn

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-640-3434
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (144 reviews)
“chowder” (115 reviews)
“mussels” (123 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 890 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Try the pizza and their trio of hummus and pita bread. Had the spring rolls but whoever made them needs to take a lesson in how to stuff and roll them tightly. Friendly host and wait staff. The restaurant is small and fills up quickly....More

Thank Travel G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We guite enjoyed our dinners here. We had Seafood chowder and beet salad, seafood pizza and burgers. All were delicious. Service was good. We had to jeave our names and come back 15 minutes later but when we returned our table was waiting. A good...More

Thank lynnandmike1234
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved the smoked salmon sandwich - was delicious. And lots of local beer! We sat at the front of the restaurant and enjoyed a bit of people watching at the same time!

Thank iMax2490
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped for lunch. Sat on deck, beautiful breathtaking view. Food was excellent. Four people and everyone loved their meals.

Thank ToodSt_Stephen
Reviewed 4 days ago

We usually visit Lunenburg monthly. Although we have tried other restaurants we keep returning to Salt Shaker. The food is fresh and locally sourced. The ice tea is delicious and the on tap beers are a good selection. The chowder is a meal in itself....More

Thank Elizabeth E
Reviewed 5 days ago

Acting upon a recommendation from the nearby Smuggler’s Cove Inn our family sought out the Salt Shaker Deli. Our dinner of mussels & seafood chowder was absolutely superb. The locally sourced mussels and the seafood chowder convinced us to return for lunch the following day....More

Thank Manbyk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing spot! Beautiful patio, quaint interior, friendly staff and delicious food (the only suggestion I have is to use better shrimp then mini salad shrimp in the chowder) Several gluten free options and our server Claire was phenomenal! We went back the next...More

Thank lefisch2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed this restaurant in Lunenburg! The food was amazing, especially the pulled pork tacos. They were one of the best things I've eaten out at a restaurant, and wish they had an option for 5 of the tacos instead of just the three taco...More

Thank Audevourahn
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly, extensive menu, excellent service and food. Local delicacies. Nice view of the harbor. Highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both got a lobster roll, which had some token greens in it (18 CAD). Having had similar rolls in Maine we were expecting an explosion of flavor. We both thought it was rather dull, not really tasting the lobster. There was a really good...More

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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
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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