Cape Breton is a beautiful Island in Canada that is somehow isolated from the world. It’s one of the best destinations for food lovers.
The island is famous due to its wide variety of seafood-based dishes and its Farmer´s Market, in which you can find everything you need to make a nice meal. Here are the best food-related experiences you shouldn’t miss in the area.
The Bite House
The Bite House restaurant has one of the greatest chefs in the county and is one of the most visited places in Nova Scotia. Brian Pickard opened this restaurant a few years ago and it has been quite successful since its beginnings.
Nowadays, you have to make a reservation months in advance to get a table. Fortunately, Mull Café can help you with that.
The Lobster Pound and Moore
As the Island is famous for its estuaries, this restaurant decided to explore the seafood variety taking advantage of it. In this restaurant, you don’t know what you’re going to find on the menu. However, you can be sure that is going to be delicious.
With a rustic design, we can assure you that you’re going to have a taste of the best seafood you’ll ever find in the area.
The Glace Bay Chip Wagon
This food truck started as a business in Montreal until the state banned street vendors, deciding to move to Cape Breton and try some luck. Everyone in the country has heard about its special wedge-cut potatoes cooked in beef tallow, making it famous in lots of countries around the world.
The dish is so good that we are sure your mouth just watered by reading the name out loud.
Each one of these places is special in their own way and you should try them if you want to know what the local cuisine is about. Of course, there are many other places to try, but these are our top three recommendations for you.
Have a small taste of what Cape Breton Island has to offer and enjoy the local cuisine with family and friends.