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Bean Barn Cafe

36743 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-285-2767
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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07:00 - 20:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
36743 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for a quick snack & coffee as we travelled the Cabot Trail. Nice little place, clean & good food.

Thank dianeleferink
Reviewed 1 week ago

There aren't a ton of choices for eating in Ingonish, but this is definitely a good one. We ate here twice while staying at the Keltic Lodge, both times for breakfast. I had an Eggel (breakfast bagel w/egg, cheese and sausage) which was tasty and...More

Thank rdhdbeth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four regular breakfast and three coffee cost us 40. The sausage was too oily and salty. But seems like this is the only place can have breakfast to eat within this area.

Thank roger w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always stop in at the bean barn for the delicious homemade treats, wraps and chowder. You can't go wrong with any of the menu options ! Highly recommend

1  Thank KathleenMo15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing extraordinary, but very decent for the prices. The chili was pretty bland, I would not recommend it, but everything else (fishcakes and chowder ) were good enough! Good coffee, warm and friendly service. Overall nice!

Thank Maeva B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came for breakfast and got fast service, delicious waffles and coffee that made me forgot about Tim's.

1  Thank MdmeFlegma-
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had waffles with strawberries and whipped cream. Fast service, good food. Even the smaller coffee was in a large mug.

1  Thank Barius
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As far as we could tell it was the only place for breakfast in Ingonish. Great coffee and food, both hot and cold.. Some people (US Travelers) complained about an issue with the currency. There is a ScotiaBank like 5 miles away that I used...More

2  Thank Capltd29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place for an excellent breakfast. The cafe was cute and charming, the service was quick and friendly and the food was the type of breakfast you'd want before a day on the hiking trails.

1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

What a cute Cafe in Ingonish! Quality food, good prices, and the staff were very friendly! Great choice!

1  Thank Catalina637
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Mark W
Are you open year round. If not when do you close.
20 October 2015|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from beanbarn | Property representative |
Hello, our season begins in May and we remain open until later October. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36743 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Ingonish
  • Phone Number: +1 902-285-2767
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