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A waterfront view makes everything taste better.


Dining along or near the Lunenburg waterfront offers a chance to enjoy delicious meals— including the freshest seafood—while taking in the magnificent view.


Rum Runner Inn

Specializing in fresh seafood purchased and prepared daily to perfection. An innovative seasonal menu showcases the best of local flavors with local and international wines and a breathtaking view of the harbour.

The Savvy Sailor

With year round service you are sure to find the very best in regular and specialty coffees, Nova Scotia beer and wines, and local food with a unique flare. Overlooking the waterfront, the menu offers something for everyone.

The Salt Shaker Deli

With spectacular views of Lunenburg harbour and a carefully crafted menu created by award-winning chef, Martin Ruiz Salvadorto, this spot pleases a variety of tastes. A must stop on your next trip to Nova Scotia’s South Shore. 

J-3 Pizza

A family run business offering quality food at great prices. Eat in or take out and enjoy the nice weather from their outdoor balcony.

Grand Banker Seafood Grill Restaurant

The cozy neighborhood restaurant offers a comfortable place to relax, have fun, and enjoy friendly conversation. The menu is all about quality, focusing on fresh, local ingredients.

Dockside Inn & Restaurant

Strategically situated harbour-side, “The Dockside” provides an unobstructed view of Luneburg’s famous Fisheries Museum, the colourful waterfront and one of Lunenburg’s most historic districts.

Big Red’s Family Restaurant (Old Lunenburg Jail)

Established in 1977 after the Swinemar family decided it was time to combine their business expertise with delicious, unique family recipes for pizza, subs, and donairs and foray into the fast food restaurant industry. Enjoy water views from every seat.


The Old Fish Factory Restaurant

Come experience the outstanding view of Lunenburg’s harbour from our dining room, bar, or wharf-side patio. Committed to serving locals and travelers a hearty meal in an inviting and hospitable atmosphere.

The South Shore Fish Shack

Located in the heart of historic Lunenburg, it features a simple menu of seaside favourites, sourced locally, and classically prepared. Dishes are designed to let the fresh seafood shine while you enjoy stunning harbour views from either of their patios.