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McGill's Cafe and Restaurant

) #1 of 22 Restaurants in New Minas €€ - €€€ , Cafe, International
18 Kentucky Crt | Nova Scotia, New Minas, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 4N2, Canada
+1 902-681-3225
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
18 Kentucky Crt | Nova Scotia, New Minas, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 4N2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had supper at McGills last night and ordered the Pad Thai. It was amazing, great tasting and full of flavour, delicious!

Thank Bernie Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, great ambiance and great food. Simple but all you need to know. This restaurant is easily one of the best overall dining experiences in the Annapolis Valley.More

Thank Dave C
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We appreciate hearing from our guests. McGill’s strives to provide excellent service & food. Our goal is that you have a memorable experience every time you dine with us. FYI….during July & Aug we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific! Crab cakes were awesome! Thanks for the live music.... Hot cedar planks Local cider tops the meal off.More

Thank Sandy M
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. It’s nice to hear that you had a great time. The music on the patio is a great addition to Fri nights. I agree our culinary team does an amazing job on the crab...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Group of four, Service was fair 2 ordered their pad thai, DON'T id you are used to good pad thai. It was more like a fettuconi dish, overpriced. Sauce did it have right flavor and should be done with rice noodles, not thick fettucini. Surprised...More

3  Thank booper
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I invited a friend to this restaurant because he had never been there and as always, I really enjoyed my meal - quiche of the day and he had Eggs Benedict - special of the day. Both meals were excellent. The ambience was really good...More

Thank mdebodt
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We appreciate you bringing your friend so he got to experience McGill's for the first time. The kitchen always does a great job on the daily quiche. Please visit us this summer during July...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Just took the family out to McGill's. It was our second time visiting the restaurant and once again it was well worth the visit. The prices are very reasonable and the food is really good.More

Thank David P
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Good Morning Thank you for taking the time out to give us a review. We appreciate getting feedback from our guests. David we will be having live entertainment Fri nights during July & Aug on our patio from 6-9pm. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing, the staff was knowledgable and the ambiance is great! We will definitely be back. I'd recommend the beef, super delish!More

1  Thank Danielle B
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. I am glad you enjoyed your coco beef, it is one of my favourite dishes. Please visit us this summer during July & Aug we have live entertainment on our patio every Friday night....More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had lunch there today and would recommend to anybody, the food was delicious and service was great.More

1  Thank Bridget O
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time out to give us a nice review Bridget. We appreciate getting feedback from our guests. The patio BBQ menu is starting soon along with live entertainment every Fri night during July & Aug. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

I had the Reuben sandwich and it was definitely one of the best I've ever had. My wife liked the gluten free choices and decided on a chicken dish, which she really enjoyed. The atmosphere was refreshingly positive and the staff were very friendly.More

1  Thank 802lynnea
Robert S, Owner at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Good Afternoon Thank you for your nice review. I agree the Reuben is delicious & plentiful. We have a few gluten free options for our guests to select from. I am happy to hear your wife enjoyed her meal. FYI....there will be live entertainment on...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Super friendly staff, interesting decor and amazing chowder! The chowder sounded so good we all had it and were not disappointed. Great coffee and desserts as well. Would definitely return to sample more of the menu if we are ever in the area again.More

1  Thank 248myral
Robert S, Manager at McGill's Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Good Afternoon Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed the seafood chowder, it is very popular with our guests. Next time you are in ask your server for a syphon coffee...a treat indeed. I agree the staff...More

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doctorgumby
23 November 2015|
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Response from Robert S | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for your inquiry, on Friday's we serve an oven roasted tenderloin of beef with all the trimming, including yourkshire puddings. I must same it is absolutely delicious! Come see and taste for yourself... More
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doctorgumby
23 November 2015|
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Response from Robert S | Property representative |
Hi there, we serve roasted tenderloin with all the trimmings including yourkshire pudding on Friday's only. Please call for reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$22
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 15:30
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Kentucky Crt | Nova Scotia, New Minas, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 4N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Kentville  >  New Minas
  • Phone Number: +1 902-681-3225
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