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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” (159 reviews)
“mussels” (124 reviews)
“chowder” (116 reviews)
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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 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch after cruising through the pretty town of Lunenburg. We had craft beers that were very good. The menu was expansive enough without out being too much. There were daily specials. The food was extremely good, yummy, hot. I’d go back...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just enjoyed supper here with a friend the other night- great food, great staff and great ambiance. Lots of choices and the food is ready fairly fast. Definitely recommend

Thank megshixx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Salt Shaker Deli double as an Inn (four rooms upstairs), but we tried just the food which was excellent. Diners have a choice of indoor or outdoor seating on a modest deck overlooking Lunenburg’s warehouses with partial water views. The menu (all day or...More

Thank wucie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having heard great things, we had wanted to try Fleur de Sel for dinner, but they were already closed for the season. Knowing that this was a sister restaurant, we headed here for lunch one day. Another great location, overlooking the waterfront. Didn't fit my...More

Thank Onthebacknine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Again the Google list of top ten things to do in Lunenburg pointed us in the direction of Salt for our evening meal. You always feel a little more confident when you overlook the kitchen that what is coming your way will be good. We...More

1  Thank PoshSod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a tasty lunch of sandwiches and beer very close to the harbor with it's classical nautical setting and Bluenose II. Busy place on weekends in autumn.

Thank 781edr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sat at the bar, cause it was packed. Had a great personal pizza. My wife had the arugula and beet salad and also the mussels. Everything was just fantastic! Wait staff was friendly and helpful. What a great place!

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Salt Shaker Inn and enjoyed our stay. Great location as you can walk all around the historical area and find great shops and restaurants. I imagine parking in the summer tourist season would be a challenge as there is no designated...More

Thank Miwasin
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We stopped here for lunch of chicken club sandwiches and local beer. The staff is very friendly and the place has a nice local feel to it. It's conveniently located next to the waterfront.

Thank Birdguy
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch here. Service was delightful, food was super fresh & well crafted. “Deli” is a bit of a misnomer...it’s a full service restaurant with bar service. The seafood chowder was delicious and the lobster roll the best I’ve ever had. Favorite...More

Thank jennifereI4138BQ
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Paul D
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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, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, 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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