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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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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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19 Pleasant St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 12 August 2013

We were out for a family day...a drive along the shore, a stop at the beach to splash in the waves, and a late lunch. Sounds great. We debated which direction to go for good food. With many good possible options, we chose the Kiwi...More

Date of visit: August 2013
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

What a marvelous lunch we had...I had the “BEST” Lobster Roll with large pieces of Nova Scotia lobster with dill mayo, served in a buttered and toasted brioche roll on our first trip to NS & PEI and my wife had the Lobster and Haddock...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Lothar L
Reviewed 2 August 2013

The Kiwi Cafe in Chester was a delightful stop for breakfast, Great food and service, wonderful ambience and ah! The cappuccino! It was the kind of place that made you want to linger. I will definitely be recommending it to any friends travelling that way.

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Stopped at the Kiwi Cafe for breakfast at the beginning of a 4 day vacation. Had a lovely mimosa, a huge order of pancakes with banana and the most amazing Nova Scotia maple syrup, and finished it all of with a double cappuccino. I'm so...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank lgShediac
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This is my favourite spot in Chester to eat at. A great little cafe with good menu. As traveling I just wished for one thing... supper available all days.

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank ThreeBeersForEd
Reviewed 4 July 2013

I asked them to make something not on the menu (scrambled eggs with smoked salmon); they kindly obliged and it was delicious! My wife's on-the-menu bagel & smoked salmon was also outstanding. My eggs were accompanied by local Le Have potato bread -- knocked my...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank hankbauer
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Had dinner at the Kiwi and enjoyed a very friendly low key experience with very good food. Nothing is fussy at the Kiwi but the food is fresh and well prepared. We had the Curry Chicken and the Bangers and Mash both very well prepared....More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank joninva
Reviewed 15 June 2013

Traveling on our honeymoon , we discovered this little gem nesseled away on the south shore. The food was fresh , healthy , and fast. The chowder reminded me why I love living by the sea ! So very tasty! ! They also indroduced us...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank Tom S
Reviewed 22 May 2013 via mobile

A pleasant cafe with very friendly staff. Great selection of teas. Breakfast was quick and the custom ordered omelette was tasty. Had "Jonnie's Special", Red onion, Red pepper, and Goat cheese omlette with local Le Have Bakery potato bread and a side of home fries.

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank JonathanForrest
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Both my husband and I enjoyed our meal, the food was pretty good. And, despite all of the negative comments about bad service, our experience with the service here was Great! We found the staff was friendly, fast and very attentive. It's a cute spot...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank beccabil
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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$ 7 - 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, Child-friendly, Kids
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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