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Old Black Forest Restaurant

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10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-634-3600
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“schnitzel” (26 reviews)
“apple strudel” (8 reviews)
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10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

My wife Dale and I have eaten at the Old Black Forest Restaurant many times and every time it is the same. The best food, polite and terrific service and very fair prices. It is such a pleasure dining out at this wonderful place and...More

Thank poeticroasts
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We specifically travel to Lunenburg to eat at Old Black Forest as many times as possible when in Nova Scotia. The food is always freshly prepared with large portions, it is authentic German, owners Barbara & Thomas are very friendly & maintain consistency with the...More

Thank BRoFlorida
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This restaurant is run by a German couple. Thomas is the wonderful chef and Barbara makes the Black Forest Cake,Vienna Apple Strudel and other desserts. They do have typical local dishes, but I go there for the excellent German food and have never tried the...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This was a lovely experience and I'm still raving about the food! Good, authentic german cuisine that you'll never forget! Great service and a lovely home like atmosphere! I had the schnitzel - chicken with sparsely and vegetables and everything was beyond my expectations! You...More

Thank ruthrushton
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I have eaten here a number of times, and it is an excellent restaurant, so reading the "Ho Hum. Nothing to write home about" review I actually ordered the sausage because I could not understand this negative review. So . . . . Beer, good...More

2  Thank Art H
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We were able to get a table at this restaurant on the way home from the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival. Getting a table is the hard part in this small restaurant. Everything else is great. The service was speedy, and the food was delicious. I...More

Thank gunn48
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped here on the way to Lunenburg. We had a schnitzel sandwich and grilled sausage plate. Sausage came with mustard, fries, and a bowl of sauerkraut, the schnitzel had fries and cole slaw. Both were excellent. I do not agree with a previous reviewer...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Beer and wine were not well chilled. Sausage dinner comprising of "spider sausage", potatoes and sauerkraut was mediocre. Never heard the term spider sausage for knackwurst before. Very poor quality sausage, tasted like it was bought at No Frills. Sausage was grilled and very salty...More

1  Thank emengee
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Great food and service but restaurant too small and quiet. Tables very, very close together, so much so, you have to talk very low so other patrons don't hear your conversation. If you are in the area, go there for great food, but don't make...More

1  Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 20 July 2015

My wife and I have been coming to the Black Forest since Barbara and Thomas opened their restaurant some number of years ago. We have over this time brought family and friends to enjoy the various items on the menu, and without exception everyone has...More

Thank peter e
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10117 Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3600
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