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The Kiwi Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Soups
19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
+1 902-275-1492
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“brie” (11 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for coffee and a snack and were pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere, quality and selection available. Get the pear and brie sandwich! Yummy. Cappuccino was good too.

Thank MacBeth1994
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We found this place by accident while visiting Chester and just wanted a coffee break. The coffee was delicious!! I had a morning glory muffin and my hubby had a strawberry scone, both were freshly made and very tasty. Service was friendly. I would return...More

Thank LH3350
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We stopped in here today after shopping at the gift shop next door. The day was rainy and dreary so the brightly colored decor was inviting. The menu includes all day breakfast, a nice assortment of wraps, sandwiches, salads and beverages. The good: My pear,...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I had read the reviews and stopped by while visiting Chester. I purchased 2 morning glory muffins and 2 lemon squares to go. The lemon squares were good but a little dry. The morning glory muffins were dry and a bit dense. Not the tastes...More

Thank mel333Ontario
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t sure what to order because it was after lunch. We had a Tomato and Havarti Sandwich between us along with a small bowl of Tomato, Apple and Celery soup. I was hesitant, because of the combination, but it was totally delicious. Their Latte’s were...More

Thank Admanasterski
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on a sunny Sunday so the patio was already full. We sat inside and were then ignored for 15 minutes, to the point where we were about to get up and leave. By this time there was space on the patio...More

Thank D3897ITandrewk
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. Even at a busy lunch time the service was friendly and attentive and the menu has a lot of great options. I particularly recommend the Aloha Poke Bowl and it was amazing!

Thank MJ R
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for coffee and pastries. Table service was ok, The coffee was great and the blueberry scones were delicious. The process for settling the bill involved standing in the takeout queue which was serviced by one server. Most people ordering coffee which took a...More

Thank Bluemusicman
LyndaF282, Owner at The Kiwi Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

We ask people who dine in to pay at the table, it even says so on the bill and we discourage customers to get in the take out line. I’m sorry you misunderstood our system and that you were held up.

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We went to The Kiwi Cafe to have a bite to eat, seeing that it is ranked the #1 restaurant in Chester. They have a cute patio and an eclectic atmosphere. We both wanted a nice bowl of seafood chowder, they were out. Then we...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Backstory: I went here a few months ago, we ordered sandwiches and they took one hour to come out...people came, ate, and left before we got our food. The waitress apologized and told us that our order had gotten lost in shuffle. No discount taken...More

Thank al567067
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Questions & Answers
19 April 2015|
Response from kiwicafe1492 | Property representative |
Yes Brian, we have many gluten free options, a couple of gf bread choices for you, always brownies and a couple of different cookies or macaroons. Our soups are usually gluten free , but check with your server as a couple we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 11
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 902-275-1492
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