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Rope Loft Dining Room

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Chester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
Water St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
+1 902-275-3430
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (21 reviews)
“chowder” (36 reviews)
“seafood” (19 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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Water St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 227 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Come an hour (or two) early and have drinks on the deck before enjoying your dinner. No better place for Chester ambiance.

Thank wynandb
Reviewed 2 days ago

You go to Rope Loft for the atmosphere, which means being right on the water, not just on Water Street, but literally steps away from the bay and its resident watercraft. There are two decks, one upstairs and one downstairs, and those hard working servers...More

Thank TravelDrone
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ordered seafood chowder to start - Excellent; fried clam special -good - Cesar with grilled Salmon -very good

Thank Howard S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was one of the best restaurants that my husband and I went to on our trip! The staff was friendly and our food was prepared quickly. We had mussels, the club and fish and chips. It was all excellent. The option of two...More

Thank peigirl88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I came here for lunch on a beautiful Thursday afternoon! The drive alone was amazing, but sitting on the Rope Loft deck was even better!! Boats of all shapes and sizes were coming and going, very nice to see! Our meal was...More

Thank Carrie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 8. I called ahead to see if they take reservations and was told they did but only on the upper deck. So we made our reservation. But what they didnt tell us was they we could not all sit together....More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service, food, price and portions are perfect, excellent view of harbour! This restaurant offers inside n outside dining.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another recommendation from a friend and a good place to stop. About 20 minutes from the Atlantica Resort. Casual environment, friendly staff and decent food. There is indoor seating upstairs and down, and a patio outside with a view of the harbour. The place can...More

Thank DiveProf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food with very good choices on the menu (I had a really hard time choosing what to order). Sitting out on the deck was a pleasant experience and the view was very pretty. Staff was very friendly.

Thank hungrystarfish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant and great location - you can enjoy a delicious plate of fish n'chips while sitting out on the deck admiring the bay. Whatever they do to their french fries, I hope they keep doing it. Amazing food, and even a pretty decent veggie...More

Thank stoff_hfx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water St, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 902-275-3430
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