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Blue Mussel Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, , Soups
312 Harbourview Drive | North Rustico Harbor, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
+1 902-963-2152
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (126 reviews)
“chowder” (171 reviews)
“lobster roll” (121 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
312 Harbourview Drive | North Rustico Harbor, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant had been suggested by the locals so we gave it a go. It was great. Lobster Roll and mussels were on our plates and they were delicious. Although quite busy we were seated promptly and our meal came in good time. One of...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Last September we were told that it was the best restaurant around. It was BUSY - but so worth the wait. We each had the Seafood Bubbly Bake - a casserole with large scallops, lobster meat and clams all in a cream sauce covered with...More

Thank CCandBeej
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a cool cloudy day but this place was busy. After a short wait we were shown to our table and a blanket provided to cut the chill. The food was amazing. Best chowder ever.

Thank OldbonesH
Reviewed 2 days ago

good menu of fresh seafood, loved their Bubbly Bake which had a nice creamy sauce with scallops, lobster and haddock with a nice crispy cheese topping. Good atmosphere, seaview and great service

Thank thedoons
Reviewed 3 days ago

I would go back to PEI just for that restaurant. The food was to die for!! The service was excellent and the view was exquisite! It did help that we showed around 5 pm and got lucky with the weather and were able to sit...More

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here yesterday and had a delicious meal. We went again tonight at 7:15 pm, 45 minutes before they seat their last guests, and they turned us away because their wait list was full?? There was one group of three women in the waiting area....More

Thank Mics71
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Blue Mussel Cafe on a Monday in September for lunch. When we arrived, there was a lineup. We were seated within the time provided by the host. Our meal was outstanding and certainly explained why so many people were dining there. The...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First time in Prince Edward Island and we was recommended to go to this restaurant when we arrived we expected a wait for a table. The host at the door was very rude and wasn’t at all friendly but once we got a seated it...More

1  Thank Sarahjm1
Reviewed 6 days ago

On a 4 night trip to PEI in early September, we headed out night one for the Blue Mussell Cafe. Having read all the reviews before leaving home, we wanted to be sure to have time for a second meal there if it was as...More

Thank lovesthesun-7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get in line. BUT have your whole crew with you when you're ready to enter. Speeds up process. And you'll need to speed it up. Lots of locals eat here. Assume you like mussels. Local, sweet, and don't forget to get extra bread for the...More

Thank RiverCajun
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Questions & Answers
27 August 2018|
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Response from GlobeTrotting597548 | Reviewed this property |
Service animals only. Other pets need to left outside of eating areas.
4 July 2018|
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Response from Blue M | Property representative |
Nope. It is mainly outside.
28 September 2017|
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Response from Blue M | Property representative |
Hi, Bootsyjean, sorry about your experience, as you can tell by the responses below, this is not a typical experience. It must have been an off night. Hope you'll give us another try sometime.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 23
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, 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
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Harbourview Drive | North Rustico Harbor, Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Rustico
  • Phone Number: +1 902-963-2152
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The Blue Mussel Cafe is a seasonal seafood restaurant located in North Rustico Harbour, PEI just off the beaten path. We specialize in FRESH seafood and strive to provide food that is as fresh and local as possible. We offer a large variety of delicious and wholesome meals with NO deep fried food. We are committed to offering an authentic PEI dining experience and a view that you will never forget!
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