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The Tall and Small Cafe

342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“turkey pesto” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“granola” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for lunch. Fresh, healthy, homemade food. Funky atmosphere, very nice staff. I highly recommend it for lunch!

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 23 September 2017

All fresh, home made, healthy and delicious! The only thing they need improving on is their hot chocolate. Heated up chocolate milk doesn't cut it! But the soups, wraps and home made treats - delicious!

Thank Searchgirl791
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Big serves. Shared the sandwich and still too much. Lots of choices. Busy with a great vibe. Lots of Uni students

Thank Brisdave
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Great food and the price is right. Very busy but worth the wait. The sandwiches were wonderful and the shakes were great. Sorry it is not a bigger place.

Thank Roger P
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a rare find in rural Nova Scotia. I stopped in many times during my visit to Antigonish. Good coffee, all home made treats, and healthy lunch options. The house-made bagels and smoothies were our favourites!

Thank sa g
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I think the food was okay, but the room was uncomfortably hot. Wish they had more on the breakfast menu - was very limited. We had coffee, tea, muffins, and a sandwich, but they only offer veggie sandwiches, no meat.

Thank nichola336
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I had the 'famous' turkey pesto sandwich and my husband had the southwest chicken wrap - both very good! We were also very excited to try the Cove kombucha - yummy and not too sweet.

Thank Beccastelein
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I had the good surprise to stumble upon the Tall and Small Cafe during a stop in Antigonish. I love that there are two areas in this cafe, one more lively near the counter and a quieter area in a semi-separate room. The spicy hot...More

Thank Audrey F
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Funky little cafe with great coffee, lunch, and dessert selection. Everything was delicious! They had some interesting sand which combinations. Can't wait ti try it again!

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I went for breakfast and had a cafe latte and cinnamon roll. My bill was about $2 less that I expected to pay. The coffee is so darn good. I'm a bit sad I discovered it on the last day of my stay in Antigonish.

Thank Erin M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 342 Main St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2C5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Antigonish
  • Phone Number: 863-4682
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