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McCurdy's Dining Room

) #7 of 28 Restaurants in Baddeck ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
257 Shore Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
+1 902-295-2340
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Canadian, Seafood, Pub
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257 Shore Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Reviews (169)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I really enjoyed my Haddock...fresh and interestingly breaded...it was very tasty..the service was very pleasant and attentive.

Thank atraveller404
Reviewed 1 week ago

We don't give out excellent rating reviews very lightly without the evidence to back them up. After years of either mediocre or poor meals in Baddeck we finally hit the jackpot with McCurdy's for dinner. The lake views from the dining room, with floor to...More

Thank haworthhoarder2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for dinner while on a recent trip to Nova Scotia. The restaurant has a beautiful view of the St. Patrick's Channel. Our food was very good - I wouldn't say the food was spectacular. I got the seafood fettuccine. The pasta was...More

Thank mjswansona
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of your dining experience at McCurdy's Restaurant. It is wonderful to get feedback as it helps us to improve upon our menu offerings for all future guests. We hope you will stop in again on your next visit to the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the excellent Alexander Graham Bell museum, we stopped for dinner at McCurdy's. Dinner doesn't start until 5:30, but the hostess graciously offered to make us drinks in the bar as we waited. There was no bartender and they didn't have a full choice...More

1  Thank Gerri B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant has a wall of windows that overlook the Bras D'Or. The staff was incredibly helpful and dealt with unexpectedly large numbers of diners with skill. The menu includes language that led to confusion about side dishes. Considering the price of entrees, honoring the...More

Thank bellemarierose
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The first night we were in Baddeck we had dinner at McCurdy's, the restaurant at the Silver Dart Lodge. The Maple Whiskey Salmon was terrific. The service was quite good. On another night we were told we could be seated in 30 minutes so we...More

1  Thank hikerbabe2016
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for such a wonderful score and review of your experience in McCurdy's Dining Room. I am pleased you enjoyed your meals with us and hope that you will return on your next visit to the Baddeck area! Thank you.

Reviewed 26 October 2016

had a few drinks so we decided to keep local but the food was a bit dissapointing the menu looked good but food was substandardMore

1  Thank Paul B
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thank you for writing about your experience in McCurdy's Dining Room. Please accept my apologies that the food was not up to your standards. We take great pride in all our meals and will certainly use your comments to try to improve upon our menu...More

Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here last night, started with the mussels they were excellent. Had seafood fettuccine and a ham dinner both good. The con here was no local beer to try. Small menu but something for everyone. The view here is spectacular overlooking the Bras...More

1  Thank jchorno
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for your recent review of your dinner in McCurdy's Dining Room. It is wonderful to hear your enjoyed your experience with us. We do have a slightly limited menu for the week or so before we close for the season, but we hope...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the attached hotel and we were glad we choose to stay at the hotel and eat. The food was great and the staff was so friendly. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Okla-Retired
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for your excellent review of your dining experience. We hope to see you again on your next visit to the area. Thank you.

Reviewed 5 October 2016

The views of the lake are outstanding (call for reservations if you want a window table.) The food is just average but the view makes up for it. The restaurant will be closing in a few weeks for the season.More

1  Thank CaptainBill1
Denise M, General Manager at McCurdy's Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write about your dining experience. The view of the Bras d'Or Lakes is certainly outstanding, but I wish to apologize that your meals were not up to your expectations. It is wonderful comments such as yours which will...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 19
American, Bar, Canadian, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 11:00
16:30 - 20:00
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16:30 - 20:00
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16:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 11:00
16:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 11:00
16:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 11:00
16:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 11:00
16:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Shore Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Baddeck
  • Phone Number: +1 902-295-2340
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McCurdy's Dining room is open from Mid May to Mid October for breakfast and dinner. Our a-la-carte menu is always available, and our popular breakfast buffet is featured most mornings from mid July through September. It features a wide selection of delicious breakfast items including eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, French toast, fresh fruit, yogurts, and much more! Join us for dinner in McCurdy's Dining Room while enjoying one of the best views in Cape Breton. McCurdy's evening menu features fresh and local ingredients from the land and the sea. Whether you're getting on the road early and need a breakfast-on-the-run or you'll be exploring our beautiful Island, picnic meals are available with advance notice. Please inquire at the front desk, and we'll be happy to pack a picnic for you.
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