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The Lobster Pound And Moore

161 Queen St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1A9, Canada
+1 902-794-2992
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster wontons” (30 reviews)
“lobster club” (17 reviews)
“fries” (37 reviews)
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161 Queen St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

We had been staying with some friends and to thank them we took them out here for dinner on a Friday night. We arrived and were very happy we had made a reservation as the sign on the door advised that they were totally booked...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank David B
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, intimate atmosphere. You best have reservations or you won't likely get it. The lobster wontons were phenomenal. Fresh food well served. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank willj6363
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We’re staying in Sydney Mines (just north of North Sydney) while we tour around Cape Breton. We were told by another couple to try out the The Lobster Pound. The place looks like a dive from the outside, but once you walk in the door,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ChuckRothman
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Best place to take yourself or the family for a meal! Awesome food, friendly staff and home like atmosphere! Lots to choose from on the menu and staff are willing and able to suggest other things if you wish or have food allergies!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

If you are anywhere in the vicinity of North Sydney, you have to make a reservation to eat here. This is truly a hidden gem. A fantastic menu, great service, and an incredible meal await you at The Lobster Pound and Moore. My hubby and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This was a real true east coast experience. The food is more than awesome - I don’t have the right words. The portions are very very generous. The chef and his wife and their staff are amazing. So friendly and true east coast ambassadors! I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Katybme
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Love! Love! this place. Best sea food throughout my 1 week visit to NS. Very friendly staff. Prices were moderate. Never regret once you eat there

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Anilasiddiqyi
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and I went to this restaurant for dinner on Saturday, July 14,2018. I had the special and he had the fish trio. The service was friendly without being obsequious. The food arrived in an extremely well timed manner and each course was very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Booboo4444
chefrich66, Owner at The Lobster Pound And Moore, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

You were absolutely right regarding beurre blanc. I hope to someday make hollandaise with you. Also, thank you for being kind to wife on entry, it wont be forgotten. Chef Rich

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The food was absolutely incredible! I am a celiac, and so I’m forced to eat gluten-free (which is often hard to find when traveling.) This was the best meal I have had all year! Pistachio shrimp halibut with wild rice —and Maple creme brûlée for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank m_ireq
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

It is so easy to get mediocre food on Cape Breton. The tourists off the big boats and people traveling the Cabot Trail are a captured audience so you can pretty well serve us anything and we have to be good with it. LP&M is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MJM0327
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Florence B
9 March 2018|
Response from Sylvia_10 | Reviewed this property |
I don't make reservations and I am not affiliated with the restaurant. I just submitted a review! You definitely have to make reservation if your gonna stop in and dine, especially 6 people. You won't regret it, the food is... More
14 July 2017|
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Response from chefrich66 | Property representative |
Call but arrive with a better attitude than jackie as she was one of our more rude customers. Also doesn't know how to ask for something nicely.
17 May 2017|
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Response from lyndalou22 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have the crab cakes. Sorry I can't answer your question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Queen St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1A9, Canada (Formerly The Lobster Pound Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  North Sydney
  • Phone Number: +1 902-794-2992
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