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Harbour View Restaurant

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Seafood, Canadian, Soups
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Pier Rd, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0, Canada
+1 902-254-3507
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Minnesota
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We ate at this restaurant two nights in a row when we stayed in Parrsboro! It's a great spot to watch the changing of the tides, while taking in a good meal- great fresh fish! The wait staff made the experience such a great memory- such a fun, local hang out! It was busy both nights we were there. And... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This place is located at the end of Pier road where the wharf is located. Great view of the lighthouse and the Bay of Fundy, especially at low tide where you will witness the fishing boats sitting on the sand and the channel they use to get out to fish just a small trickle of water. The restaurant though small... More 

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Thank Timnlou
Parrsboro, Canada
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

While you eat some of the best fish and chips around you get to enjoy the beach view as this is where it is located...on the beach. Friendly staff, EXCELLENT food, great atmosphere. Also a wonderful place to host a party. In the summer eat there weekly or more. Also licensed.

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Thank Sharlene L
Calgary, Canada
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

As we travelled the east coast we would stop and many locations that advertised good seafood chowder. I would say this tied for first place with a place in alma New Brunswick. It had that fresh seafood flavour and not the standard creamy based chowder. The bonus prize was exploring the ocean floor there and watching the tide come in... More 

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Thank Bill2013bob
Lexington, South Carolina
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Typical fare, simple but delicious. Best scallops, flounder and clams I've ever eaten. Cheap eats and great views.

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Thank ambausch
Revelstoke
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305 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Looking for a big feed of seafood, while taking in an amazing view and local hospitality? A stop at the Harbour View Restaurant in Parrsboro, NS while satisfy your needs! Bring a healthy appetite and your camera!

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Thank ActionAdventure1
Halifax, Canada
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We went with friends from England and three of us had Fish and Chips and my wife had the seafood chowder with a Caesars salad. The fish was very fresh with a light thin batter. The fries were not good. I am sure they were from a bag of frozen fries. The seafood chowder had way to much potato compared... More 

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Thank Gary L
Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Really lovely and friendly place to eat. We has scallops, shrimp, salad, chowder and a burger. All we superb. Reasonalble prices.

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Thank Rose T
Parrsboro, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

great staff and friendly service with a second to none view of the highest tides in the world! Seats large parties and has a lovely nautical theme as well as being licensed so you can enjoy a nice glass of wine while waiting for the change of tides...

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Port Lorne
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Our waitress had many years of experience and served us very well. On a quiet evening, we were seated at a booth and she deftly took our order and kept us entertained with stories of her long days in the hospitality business. Our fish dinners were promptly served and included extra portions of both carrots and potatoes when we spoke... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier Rd, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Parrsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-254-3507

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?