The East Coast, known for its stunning landscapes and friendly locals, also prides itself on its delicious seafood offerings. As you plan your summer stay with Coastal Inns, prepare for a culinary voyage that explores the unique seafood treasures you can find with just a hop, skip, and jump from each of our 6 wonderful locations!
Begin your culinary journey in Moncton and Dieppe, both home to fantastic seafood eateries. At Catch 22 Lobster Bar, the seafood chowder, chock full of fresh shellfish, is a melody of flavours and textures that is sure to warm your soul. For the quintessential Maritime experience, Skipper Jack’s Maritime Restaurant offers delectable fried clams, providing a perfect balance between a golden, crispy crust and tender, juicy interior. For an upscale experience, Little Louis’, with its selection of fresh and plump oysters, promises an invigorating taste of the sea. For a twist on traditional seafood, St James Gate delivers an unforgettable seafood risotto, brimming with the region’s freshest catches, while Gusto’s Italian Bar and Grill serves a lobster mac and cheese that’s a creamy, indulgent delight.
Sackville’s Patterson’s Family Restaurant offers classic seafood dishes that stand out in their simplicity. Their seafood chowder, teeming with the ocean’s bounty, and traditional fish n’ chips, encased in a light, crispy batter, celebrate the flavours of the sea in every bite.
Seafood dining in Digby is an elevated experience. The Crow’s Nest, Shoreline Restaurant, and Captain’s Cabin each have unique offerings that highlight the rich diversity of local seafood. Their menus bring the finest catches from the ocean straight to your plate, providing a real maritime dining experience.
Halifax and Dartmouth offer a vibrant and varied seafood scene. At Cable Wharf and Five Fisherman, diners can sample an array of seafood specialties that highlight the region’s quality and variety. Freddy’s Fish Fantastic earns its name with seafood creations that are as diverse as they are delicious. Over in Dartmouth, Evan’s Seafood Restaurant captivates patrons with their fresh, locally sourced seafood dishes. Don’t miss out on a Halifax tradition, the Bluenose II Restaurant, where every dish is a testament to the city’s long-standing seafood heritage.
Antigonish entices seafood lovers with its impressive culinary offerings. The Brownstone and Main Street Café present seafood dishes that are as delightful in their flavours as they are in their presentation. Piper’s Pub is an Antigonish favourite, delivering consistently satisfying seafood dishes that locals and visitors alike rave about.
When you stay with Coastal Inns, you’re not just exploring the beautiful landscapes of Atlantic Canada; you’re diving into a culinary adventure that pays homage to the region’s rich seafood culture. After a day of sightseeing, the best possible reward is a uniquely Maritime seafood experience. Bon appétit!