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Irving Big Stop

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5477 Prospect Rd, New Minas, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 3K9, Canada
+1 902-681-0224
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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5477 Prospect Rd, New Minas, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 3K9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I like the Big Stop for breakfast. They have a great traditional Bacon, Eggs, Home Fries and Toast, with Coffee. A good size serving at a reasonable price. It’s a Truck Stop style Diner and they have a great home style menu...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Family-style restaurant with good food. I enjoy the corn beef and cabbage on Thursday night. The Friday night special is fish cakes and homemade beans… You just can’t beat that

Thank HappySingleTraveller
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Our waitress was very good and friendly but the meal was not up to normal Big Stop standards. The dressing was not good. it was lacking in taste and had a mealy texture. I was surprised to have to pay $1.59 just to get gray...More

Thank James K R
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Always good food....large portions... reasonable prices. Fast service....one of few places that stays open later than most.

Thank Lori L
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Always a great experience. Whether it’s Breakfast, Lunch or dinner it’s always good value with something for everyone.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This was our first time eating at this establishment but it will not be our last. We had the all day breakfast platter and the breakfast skillet with ham. I can honestly say I was very impressed with the meal, the quality and quantity of...More

Thank Granny280846
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Went here for breakfast the large breakfasts are served with 3 meats. Bacon sausage and balogna. I do not eat sausage or balogna so asked for a substitution to get only bacon and was refused outright and told the management will not allow it even...More

Thank Nstraveler2015
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I'm not sure why more people don't eat at a Big Stop. They always offer a good home cooked meal for a fair price. This visit was like all others; I stopped in because it was close to the hotel and had a good home...More

1  Thank Rick K
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The promotion was basically buy one,get one. The place is just off the highway,has recently been renovated and is bright and clean.The staff is friendly,professional and efficient.The food portions are large,tasty and nutritious.One can count on the Big Stops to be consistent.They seem to be...More

Thank X2265XIalanc
Reviewed 21 January 2018

worst breakfast i have ever had / food was barely cooked ie sausages / grilled hashbrowns with onions were white / pale in colour ! service terrible..no coffee refill offered..no water on table. what has happened to the good ol' days ?

Thank carcur9859
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David M
12 February 2016|
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Response from Cathy S | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast items, fish chips, home cooked meals, great desserts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5477 Prospect Rd, New Minas, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 3K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Kentville  >  New Minas
  • Phone Number: +1 902-681-0224
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