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Frog Pond Cafe

15856 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
+1 902-224-2119
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastries” (17 reviews)
“cookies” (4 reviews)
“folk art” (11 reviews)
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15856 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Small cafe in a great location. Outdoor seating views of water both pond and ocean. Locals gather here. Art store attached is good for a look too.

Thank Pipertoad
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

After an overnight in Cheticamp followed by a lousy coffee we were DSE....Desperately searching espresso‼️ we came upon this delightful little trailer in the middle of nowhere. Our good fortune since it was her last days before closing for the season. The coffee was wonderful...More

Thank Momrish
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

During our summer visit to Nova Scotia this year, my wife and I were delighted to discover the Frog Pond Cafe. We enjoyed the most delicious coffee, chai, food, treats and delights available for miles around. The service was so warm and friendly. Claudia made...More

Thank GanderMan
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here a few times after hiking in the nearby Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Uplifting coffee and delicious baked goods rejuvenated us every time. The maple scones are especially yummy. We will certainly return to eat at the adjacent restaurant on our next...More

Thank julia m
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I love this little coffee shop because it's unique. Like the name, it basically has a frog pond atmosphere complete with pond and frog decor! The seating area is outdoors but it's very comfortable. (Im actually not sure is there is seating indoors so perhaps...More

Thank Andrea_mace
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We did go out of our way to stop here. Coffee was okay at best and the snacks we purchased were below expectations. We found the staff person unfriendly, as though we were somehow inconveniencing her with purchases. On the positive it is beside an...More

Thank Detroit333
Reviewed 18 September 2016

fun folk art, there was a live fiddler there which added to the atmosphere. Good coffee and delish Chai Latte, and it was an added bonus to chat with the carver craftsman.

Thank freckledtoad
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I regularly stop at the frog pond with my kids to have a some coffee and hot chocolate and I happen to stay a couple hours (wifi and harp music...). The waitress Claudia and Shandel are very friendly and prompt to advise on what to...More

Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 9 September 2016

we stopped for coffee and a sweet after the last day of work! just to sit and relax for a bit..very relaxing location,, great coffee and sweets!!

Thank Bobbec72
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Stopped for a latte on our way out from the Cape Breton Highlands National Park- Grumpy barista and horrible coffee. Tip: Carry a Keruig pod for more reasonable coffee.

Thank B_Menachery
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Hi, how far from downtown Cabarete is this restaurant, we are staying at Villa Taina, thanks
29 January 2015|
Response from traveltheworld61 |
Hi there, your website says you are only open Tuesday,s ? What are your actual hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15856 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Cheticamp
  • Phone Number: +1 902-224-2119