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The Galley Restaurant & Lounge - CLOSED

115 Marina Rd, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1K0, Canada
+1 902-273-3463
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
12 Dec 2015
“Lovely Spot”
2 Nov 2015
“Nice location, average food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Seafood, Canadian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
115 Marina Rd, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1K0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 12 December 2015

Nice view of the waterfront. Food and service were wonderful, a real treat to eat at a spot where they really know how to prepare food.

Thank Matt N
Reviewed 3 November 2015

It was Friday night of our vacation week and we wanted to try to eat somewhere on the water and saw this place advertised and drove from Lunenburg, arrriving early enough to snag a table out on the deck. It was very peaceful and lovely...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

Excellent Food and Service. No nonsense great atmosphere and food truly made with old fashioned knowledge and love for cooking.

Thank wynandb
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Seasonal. Empty today and closed for the season next Sunday. Right on the shore with a wall of windows. window swfull of sailboatsoverlooking

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We have been to this restaurant twice in the last 2 years after being told about it by relatives who live nearby and have enjoyed out visits to the Galley. We had a very pleasant family luncheon there last year and were impressed by the...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Excellent Food, Service, and a nice sea side view from the patio...what more can you ask for from a restaurant? Hidden at the end of a single lane road near the marina it's a gem. Close to Peggy's Cove and other sight seeing locations on...More

Thank Al M
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Wonderful restaurant by the sea, with great views of the sailboats. Great food and service. Also nice deck outside for nice warm days.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Just stopped by for the first time and enjoyed an incredible meal. We sat outside on the deck overlooking the water and boats. It was a perfect evening. We started with a glass of Nova Scotia wine. Our appetizer was Land and Sea and was...More

Thank Sunshine028
Reviewed 4 September 2015

if you're in the Chester-Mahone Bay-Lunenburg area, do visit this fantastic little restaurant. It's on the water with beautiful views and even better food. I had lobster sliders with corn chowder and mussels and a cold local beer - a really delicious lunch. Service was...More

Thank Enid_the_Nomad
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Visited as a party of four just last night. We started on the deck with drinks and appetizers, and enjoyed the amazing view of the harbour. The dock is flanked on both sides by evergreens that extend outwards to provide a peaceful, quiet setting for...More

Thank Ari N
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 24
Italian, Seafood, Canadian
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Marina Rd, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 902-273-3463
  • E-mail
WE ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE SEASON, RE-OPENING MAY 13, 2016 However, we are open any time for private events and parties with prior reservation all year round. Serving fresh seafood, pasta and steak on the water in beautiful and scenic Chester, Nova Scotia. We are located on the South Shore Marine property. Sixty percent of our menu is available gluten-free. We have a 60 seat dining room, 50 seat lounge and 50 seat deck which can be reserved for your private event or function. Fixed price menus to meet any budget are available! We have plenty of parking and moorings available. We are happy to accommodate tour buses and large groups.
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