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Old Black Forest Restaurant

) #14 of 28 Restaurants in Lunenburg ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ German
Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-634-3600
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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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
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Since I was very hard in a previous review ,I wanted to let everyone know, I have been back, and the food was just as great as I had experienced previously..my disappointment in not getting the delicious food last visit was overshadowed by my frustration.....More

1  Thank nancy
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Last week I finally had the time to stop by this restaurant and sample their offerings of German cuisine. The truth is that I love sauerbraten and the last time I had this dish was way too long ago at the now closed Lindenhoff Restaurant...More

1  Thank bergybits1
Reviewed 21 May 2015

A fine clean spotless german restruant between mahone bay and Lunenburg the menu is not extensive but is expertly prepared and presented. Plus there is german beer on tap!!

4  Thank Terry91
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Our first visit this year - wont be our last. Best authentic German food in Nova Scotia. Sausages and sauerkraut were awesome as usual. The Sauerbratten with spatzel was a winner too. Had to have the Black forest cake which is made the correct way...More

3  Thank Zarfman
Reviewed 26 April 2015

What do you want in a meal that your spending your small amount of extra money on? I want to know that it's going to be what I had the first time I was at the restaurant. That's why I'm going back, because it was...More

3  Thank conrad_blair
Reviewed 15 November 2014

My family lives in Mahone Bay so when I travel to see them, this is a regular stop and is consistently good. The salad is typical German appetizer salad of lettuce, cucumbers, carrots and kind of bland, but the entrees are filling and hearty. The...More

2  Thank DandD142
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This restaurant is located outside of Lunenburg, actually aboout half way between Lunenburg and Mahone Bay. There is no scenery at this location. It just happens to be located where a 50' diner once stood. The location aside, the satff are friendly and the food...More

Thank daffyaffy
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Very disappointed this evening when we arrived a few minutes early for our" reservation " when we saw other guests seated and we were told it would be 15 minutes...we went elsewhere and ? If we will go back...we had driven for 1 hour to...More

2  Thank nancy
Barbara H, Owner at Old Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear nancy c, I have to set a few things straight about your review. You had a reservation at 6:30 pm and you arrived at 6:15 pm... which is fine, most of the time the reserved tables are available earlier than requested. It was a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 3 | Martins Brook, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Lunenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 902-634-3600
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