Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia - Where History Meets Opportunity

Toll Free: 1.877.522.1110

Phone: 902.532.2043

Restaurants and Dining

Annapolis Royal area boasts an incredible selection of cafes and restaurants. Savour the finest local seafood (including fresh lobster and world famous Digby scallops) and farm products skillfully prepared and tastefully presented.

Not all restaurants are open during the winter months. Please call ahead for details.


Garrison House Inn

Open: Open early May to October

350 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 532-5750


Exquisite dining in three intimate dining rooms, plus a veranda. Breakfast and dinner served to the public daily. Highly recommended in “Where to Eat in Canada.”

Jo-Ann’s Chocolate Shop and Café

Open: Mid-March-December 24th, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm

165 St. George Street

Phone: (902)-532-0120


Handmade Belgian chocolate truffles and confections, light lunches such as panini and croissant sandwiches and seafood chowder, and coffee shop selections.

Leo’s Cafe

Open: Open May-November, Monday-Saturday 9am-4pm

222 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 532-7424

Lunches and light dinners

Bistro East

Open: Monday-Sunday 11am-9pm

274 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 532-7992


Serving lunch and dinner, including homemade pasta.

Fort Anne Café

Open: Monday to Thursday 8am-4pm, Friday & Saturday 8am-4pm

298 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 532-5254


A family diner

Sissiboo Coffee Roaster

Open: Monday-Saturday 7am-4pm

262 St. George Street

Phone: (902)-286-3010


Micro roaster serving organic, fair trade coffee and treats from local bakers.

1 Scoop 2 Scoop

Open: Open Easter weekend into the Fall. Hours: Sun-Fri noon till 9ish, Sat 11-9ish. Natal Day weekend open every day until 10ish.

286 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 412-1900


Central Smith Creamery premium ice cream, Jones Soda Floats, Just Us Coffee, Specialty ice Cream Desserts, and Funky One-of-a-Kind Birdhouses.

German Bakery

Open: Monday-Sunday 9am-7pm. Winter hours may vary. Please call.

358 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 532-1990


A multitude of tasty German baked goods along with a German café style breakfasts, lunches, and dinners.

The New Charlies Place

Open: Monday-Sunday 11am-8:30pm

38 Prince Albert Road

Phone: (902) 532-2111

A family restaurant with Chinese / Canadian fare.

The Country Nook Café

Open: Tuesday-Saturday 9am-3pm

288 St. George Street

Phone: (902) 532-1215

Home cooked meals using fresh ingredients.

Lola’s Café

Open: Seasonal: May 1 - November 1

143 Ritchie Street

Phone: (902) 532-1902


Café Restaurant Compose

Open: Open May-mid November. Monday-Sunday 5pm-8pm, Friday-Sunday also open 11:30am-2pm.

235 St. George Street (next to Lighthouse)

Phone: (902) 532-1251


Unique Viennese style with an amazing water view. Special lunches, fine dining, huge desserts and cafe specials.

Nearby Restaurants

Chavelah’s Café

Open: Monday, Tuesday, Saturday 8am-3pm, Wednesday 8am-4pm, Thursday-Friday 8am-8pm, Sunday 9am-2pm

4730 HWY 1, Granville Ferry

Phone: (902)-532-0861


The Stone Horse Café

Open: Every day except Wednesday 8:30am-2pm

4618 Hwy 1, Granville Ferry

Phone: (902)-532-2808


Shore Road Seafood (Crow’s Nest)

Open: Monday-Sunday 11am-7pm

3931 Shore Rd W, Granville Ferry

Phone: (902)-532-0155


Tom’s Diner & Pizzeria

Open: Monday-Thursday 11am-10pm, Friday-Saturday 11am-12am, Sunday 12pm-10pm (Closed during winter months)

106 HWY 201, Lequille NS B0S 1A0

Phone: (902) 532-5207


Vicki’s Seafood Restaurant

Open: Wednesday-Sunday 11am-7pm

4733 HWY 1, Granville Ferry

Phone: (902)-955-0586

Founders House Dining & Drinks

Open: Winter Hours: Wednesday - Saturday 11:30am - 8:00pm Sunday 9:30am - 8:00pm Summer Hours: Monday - Saturday 11:30am - 9:30pm Sunday 9:30 am - 9:30pm

3816 Highway 1
PO Box 348
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia
B0S 1A0

Phone: 902-532-0333