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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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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“lobster roll” (17 reviews)
“brie” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 June 2012

The food was great, unique offerings including seafood, lots of nutritious choices and a great dessert selection.

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 2 June 2012

We met a great local lady (Dianne) who recommended this shop. The food was amazing, fast , and delicious! We had the lobster roll and the daily soup. Great lunch and also fabulous desserts! We would definitely go back! Well done!

Thank LaurSuth
Reviewed 12 May 2012

The Kiwi Cafe always has fresh, local food - often served in innovative combinations. The decor is bright and funky - there is an outdoor patio area for good weather but the main restaurant (recently enlareged) is open all year. There are lots of salads,...More

1  Thank BJCoop
Reviewed 21 April 2012

Yes the Lobster Roll IS to die for! Huge chunks of lobster on a beautiful toasted French brioche bun. It came with a lovely salad on the side. My daughter and I had the same thing and my son-in-law enjoyed the very meaty chili. We...More

Thank Liz N
Reviewed 13 April 2012

Owned by a real Kiwi, Linda Flinn....love this place. My favourite for lunch. When we have workshops at my studio we always order lunch from the Kiwi. Best Lobster Rolls ever. The soups are to die for. I haven't had dinner there yet but I...More

1  Thank ChesterNS
Reviewed 15 January 2012

We stopped into the Kiwi Cafe for lunch on Saturday on our way down to the Atlantica Oak Island to discuss plans for our upcoming wedding. I had the special of the day, a mango chicken curry sandwich on whole what bread and my fiance...More

1  Thank AJM_13
Reviewed 28 October 2010

The Kiwi Cafe in Chester, Nova Scotia is run by a New Zealand ExPat who also operates a busy catering business in Chester. The Kiwi is open daily from breakfast to about 4 PM and is open till later on Friday's for dinner. The food...More

2  Thank MarthaEOttawa
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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$ 12
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, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, 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
  • E-mail
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