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Rhubarb Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, , Soups
8650 Peggys Cove Rd, Indian Harbour, Nova Scotia B3Z 3P4, Canada
+1 902-821-3013
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“chowder” (61 reviews)
“rhubarb crisp” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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8650 Peggys Cove Rd, Indian Harbour, Nova Scotia B3Z 3P4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a few times as it is sort of local to us. Fish and Chip seems great and the fish is real and fresh. However the gluten free batter has left myself and wife feeling sick the last 2 times. Fish and chip or...More

Thank Art J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I were "following our noses" on a drive towards Peggy's Cove when we happened upon Rhubarb Restaurant. Neither of us had been there before and we were feeling a bit adventurous. We decided to stop for lunch. The hostess was down-home friendly...More

Thank Myrna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food! Excellent service! Excellent restaurant! Definitely recommend this place. We found it by driving around and decided to stop by. It did not disappoint. Check Rhubarb out if you're ever in Indian Harbour or nearby.

Thank kilaonig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outside the city of Halifax this is one of the best restaurants in Nova Scotia. On one day we travelled over 600 kilometres in a circular tour, all the time looking for a good restaurant in which to eat lunch and dinner and found nowhere...More

Thank BlomSKI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just loved this place! From the minute I walked in this warm and cozy dining room and was greated by a lovely host, I knew this would be a great experience. We were immediately seated; even though we did not have reservations. After ordering...More

Thank martinsj9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great sunsets. Wonderful selection of local beers both on tap or bottled. Christine was an attentive well informed server. The fries are off the hook delicious. Garlic fingers were very good and the daily soup (lightly curried tomato) was hot and enjoyable.My lamb shank fell...More

Thank NomadGadder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All the reviews are right. You can miss this place when you visit the area. We went on a Saturday night and it was quite busy. It was a good atmosphere. We had the most delicious seafood pasta and chowder. Very decent portions, really tasty...More

Thank Mike594
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our taxi tour drivers recommended Rhubarb for lunch on our trip out to Peggy's Cove and made reservations for our group. We were greeted at the door by a hostess who was obviously aggravated and said, "You are 30 minutes late.!" in a harsh tone....More

Thank dianer0949
djbucklerhubarb, Owner at Rhubarb Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Please contact us directly at 902-821-3013 or email info@rhubarbrestaurant.ca, so we can correct what was clearly a mistake on our part.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing surprise? This meal was my most memorable of the trip, and I'm still thinking of it 3 months on. The fish stew is one of the best things I've eaten all year. Just incredible. Go.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was really good food. I mean really good. Sometimes when you are traveling you forget what really delicious food tastes like. We had beet salad, caesar salad with kale, seafood chowder, and pizza--none of which sounds that remarkable, but it was. For example, the...More

Thank cookpias
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2 August 2017|
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Response from POTTERS-LONDON | Reviewed this property |
Booked over 6 months ahead for 11 people at 7pm arrived at 6.50pm and the table was not ready, we had to wait.
26 September 2015|
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Response from djbucklerhubarb | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in rhubarb restaurant. Please contact us directly , 902 821 3013. We would love to have you celebrate your special anniversary with us, I guarantee we will not disappoint.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8650 Peggys Cove Rd, Indian Harbour, Nova Scotia B3Z 3P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Indian Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 902-821-3013
  • E-mail
If you want fresh, locally-sourced food served in a casual atmosphere among friends, Rhubarb is it. Operators, Jim and Diane Buckle care a lot about their food and their customers and it shows. Together, they have crafted a tasty array of seasonal, value-priced dishes to tempt serious gourmands and comfort foodies alike presented with unsurpassable service. Whether you live in the neighborhood or are visiting from away, come enjoy the creative cookery at Rhubarb - minutes from Peggy's Cove, and less than an hour from Halifax.Rhubarb is partnered with and located directly adjacent to Oceanstone Seaside Resort.Visit our Art Gallery and Bakeshop.
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