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The Railway Dining Car

21 Station Rd, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-657-3222
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (11 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
21 Station Rd, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food and excellent service here. Portions are large but save room for the hand made desserts

Thank Todd R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The renovated train car, set next to an old renovated train station, is just such a beautiful setting. A trip to the past. It was fun to enjoy a meal in a rail car. The service was friendly. Excellent home made tea biscuits instead of...More

Thank Lise S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with friends. Four of us had the Acadian Orange French Toast with maple syrup ( served with three pieces of bacon and fresh fruit), and two had bacon and eggs. Everyone enjoyed their meal thoroughly, and the service was friendly and attentive. Prices were...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The dining room is in a dining car of an old train. The tables are so close together, you can practically rub elbows with the diners three tables over. All conversations can be heard from the car. No room for privacy at all. Having said...More

Thank HappyDory
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to eat dinner here while we were staying at the inn. Lovely ambience. The service was very friendly. The food was delicious. We had the bacon and spinach dip for an appetizer. Scrumptious! I had the salmon - the chef prepared it just...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Theis was an interesting experience, particularly given that there was only a small number of 'tables' available in the dining car. The daily special was plentiful, inexpensive and delicious. As someone who does enjoy good food, I really enjoyed this experience.

Thank virtus18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for lunch on a weekday, and arrived before it got busy. We were greeted by a very friendly waitress and the service was good throughout our meal. We had flatbread sandwiches that were wonderful, with a very tasty dressing to drizzle on them....More

Thank Tebriv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Daughter and I Loved the setting, and it was Clean. However the menu was pricey and the flavour (quality) was only decent, our waitress was robotic despite this she forgot to tell us about the daily special even though we were asking questions. She...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make a reservation to avoid disappointment. Enjoy good food and friendly service in a dining car. Menu available online. Food is prepared homemade and using local fresh ingredients as per season. Make sure to try the homemade pie and various desserts. Stop in the gift...More

1  Thank bestfamilyadventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I tried the seafood chowder when I stayed at the Train Station Inn last week and it was wonderful. I highly recommend it. The staff were lovely and more than accommodating.

Thank RandyandMary
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Nancy R | Reviewed this property |
You'd have to contact them! Good Luck hope your experience was better than ours!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Station Rd, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Tatamagouche
  • Phone Number: +1 902-657-3222
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