A visit at the Louisbourg will not be complete without dining at the featured and popular restaurants in the place. Louisbourg restaurants offer tourists the savor of the best of the east coast with casual eateries and waterfront fine dining.
Cranberry Cove has the intimate and scrumptious dining. It offers superb service that satisfies every guest. Everything in this restaurant are made from scratch, the Cape Breton wine, the fresh seafood of Charbroiled Steak and tangy sauces, Chicken with Cranberries, vegetarian dishes, and mouthwatering desserts. Many people described this restaurant as the best in the mainland Nova Scotia. One reason for this is that dishes from here are prepared using freshly picked products from the garden, fresh Atlantic seafood, and high grades of pork, beef, and chicken.
The Lobster Kettle is a restaurant in Louisbourg that is directly located at the harbor with historic and beautiful waterfront. It is the only waterfront restaurant in Louisbourg. It features an eat-all-you-can salad bar. It offers fresh seafood and its signature seafood chowder. The restaurant has 85-seater dining room, harbor side deck, boardwalk next door, unparalleled view of the Fortress, kiddie menu, and a large parking area. It is open from May to October.
The Point of View Restaurant in Louisbourg is an old town restaurant the overlooked the magnificent Atlantic view. It features home cooking of crab and lobster boils, and freshly baked ginger cake with whipped cream. It has a salad bar that allows guests to have their preferred combinations. While meals are being served to the guests, a storytelling about the Louisbourg tales is narrated. Guests can choose from the half-roasted chicken, halibut, snow crab, or market lobster specialties that can be served with homemade coleslaw and potato salad, freshly baked rolls, and vegetable garnishes. Piping hot coffee and tea are also served.
After long time hours spent in visiting the fortress town of Louisbourg, Jake’s Restaurant and Lounge provides the solution for hunger and thirstiness. This restaurant is famous for its reasonable family prices and great food. It had been listed in Canada for four consecutive years as to “Where to eat in Canada”. Though the restaurant is specialized in seafood delicacies, it still provides varieties of menu that appeal to all tastes. A separate menu is provided for children in this restaurant. Visitors from different parts of the world came to Louisbourg to visit the restaurant since it provides a unique place for recreation and relaxation apart from its great food. The restaurant has a nice stand-up bar that is great for conversation, a large screen satellite TV, poker machines, dartboards, and two standard pool tables.
The Grubstake Restaurant has the style of elegant and casual dining. It offers hearty country cuisines that are carefully prepared and served from the freshest and finest products. It caters its signature porridge bread and mouthwatering desserts. It takes pride in being one of the fine dining restaurants in Louisbourg that prepares seafood dishes poached in subtle wine sauce, and sautéed in butter with herbs and spices. Other specialties of the restaurants include the Halibut topped with Béarnaise, Milk poached Salmon, brushed with garlic butter and herb, Queen Crab or Fresh Lobster boiled to brilliant red perfection, and Scallops with topped sautéed mushrooms and poached in white sauce.