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Sou-Wester Gift & Restaurant

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Peggy's Cove €€ - €€€ American, Seafood,
178 Peggys Point Rd, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3S2, Canada
+1 902-823-2561
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“chowder” (63 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
€€ - €€€
178 Peggys Point Rd, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3S2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a lobster roll and it was exactly what I needed! So convenient for seeing Peggy's Cove lighthouse and if I had room for souvenirs there was a good range here

Thank NorthumberlandJulieR
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are a few sandwich type shops but the Sou-Wester seemed to be the only real restaurant in town. Having said that I must say the steamed lobster was scrumptious. It was served with choice of potato (baked, for me), slaw and a popover. I...More

Thank Jean C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We parked down at the Visitor Centre and decided to walk through town. After the hike, what better place to eat than the Peggy's Cove gift shop! All indications were that they were at least familiar with gluten-free. After walking past the giant lobster and...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice gift shop and cafe with views out over the inlet food is of the Canadian size,and the gift shop has an amazing array of products to suit all pockets and tastes. The building is of the functional sort as is common in these parts...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reasonably priced for attentive service and good seafood dinners. I HIGHLY recommend the gingerbread dessert with the soft serve ice cream. Unreal. The gift shop was jammed full of souvenirs. My only complaint was the foul smell of the bathrooms. I don't think well water...More

Thank Pinkdresses
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food with a view of the lighthouse and water. Can get busy when the buses arrive. Gift shop attached.

1  Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lobster supper in season, well presented and delicious. Very friendly staff. Cold rainy day, hot chocolate and a great view, with seafood. Mmmmm

Thank kmom9663
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant provides a great, warm place to sit and eat or drink while taking in the amazing ocean view. I recommend the caesar salad. The gift shop has a huge selection of souvenirs!

Thank Jacinta R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in and found the service to be quick and friendly. The food was good and mid-priced. About $15+ per person and there was a lot to choose from.

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Appropriately quaint souvenir and lunch spot. Clean washrooms. Friendly, helpful staff. Must see the air disaster monument as well.

Thank Terry F
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you serve lobster at lunch time in September?
14 December 2015|
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Response from Ken K | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes but may I suggest you simply contact them directly to find out.r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Peggys Point Rd, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3S2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Peggy's Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 902-823-2561
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