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Grandchamps Restaurant

€€ - €€€French,
265 Park Service Road, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (5 reviews)
“upper class” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Canadian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
265 Park Service Road, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 17 September 2016

Absolutely disgusting! A small soup $6.99 (3/4-1 cup) and a large soup $10.99 (1 1/2-1 3/4 cups). They served it with dry, very thinly sliced bread. Served in bowls that almost took your appetite away just looking at them wondering how clean are these dishes....More

12  Thank Joeylivnlife
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is an interesting idea by bringing you back to the settlers time. However the food was pricey and service was not very attentive or friendly.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

There are 2 'restaurants' within the Fortress of Louisbourg - Hotel de la Marine, which is for upper-class folk, and Grandchamps, which is for the lower classes. Lower class sounded like much more fun to us! You are seated at communal long tables, so you...More

Thank nsbeachgirl69
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

We came back to the Fortress of Louisbourg twice in one season just to sample the food at this fantastic tavern. The savoury dishes are simple yet exquisite. Mussels to pea soup to meat pies paired with good ale or rum punch. The staff are...More

1  Thank SoulFood_Traveller
Reviewed 16 September 2015

While in the forteress, you hate to experience traditional 18th century food and athmosphere. Excellent food, good and friendly service.

1  Thank Denis H
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Okay, it is 1740 and food is served simply and quickly. Sharing a table with strangers gives you a chance to meet someone new. And the only utensil is……a spoon. A rather large spoon. Dig in.

2  Thank MarJan6861
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We only had a short time before our guided tour, but the waitress was exceptionally helpful. The fish soup was like nothing I had eaten before, but I hadn't eaten in an 18th Century tavern before. It was quite substantial and tasted really good.

1  Thank Fr G
Reviewed 6 September 2015

We ate at Grandchamps for lunch. There are only two restaurants inside the Louisbourg Fortress and this one is for the "lower class" citizens. We decided to eat here because the "upper class" restaurant does not serve a vegetarian option. We were welcomed at the...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Been to this place couple of times. It's a classy place with best wine and their pizza is be very yummy !!!

Thank JoEY Y
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Nice variety of traditional style meals. The cod dinner was terrific (and I'm not a fish fan). It's a fun environment with table sharing among diners. Service was quick and as always at Louisbourg, bilingual. It's a memorable experience when at the fortress.

1  Thank LovetoTravel6463
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Park Service Road, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Louisbourg
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