Food & Drink

Enjoy a seaside breakfast of Fisherman’s Benedict with Nova Scotia lobster. Sample your way through the local farmers’ market. Savour North America’s first single malt whisky. Pick oysters and have our chefs prepare them for you. These are just a few of the mouth-watering adventures to try when you’re at Cabot Links.

No matter if you’re travelling along the shores of the Atlantic or through the Cape Breton Highlands, you’ll quickly discover that the culinary journeys of the island are delightfully diverse and always memorable. For more information or assistance in making a reservation, please talk to our Reservations Team.

Panorama Restaurant

Cabot’s premier restaurant, Panorama, more than lives up to its name with some of the most picturesque dining in all of Cape Breton. Our chefs create ever-evolving menus, incorporating local and seasonal ingredients, locally raised game, and a bounty of seafood brought to our door daily. The inspired cuisine, combined with our dazzling sunsets and warm hospitality, makes Panorama an experience not to be missed.

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Cabot Bar

Just a few feet from the finishing hole at Cabot Links, Cabot Bar offers true, authentic Cape Breton hospitality in a relaxed setting. Enjoy a “Quick Tee” breakfast sideboard and catch your early morning early tee time, or join us for an à la carte lunch or dinner. With a robust collection of whiskies, an award-winning wine list, delicious food, and an expansive outdoor patio, Cabot Bar is the perfect place to gather with friends, day or night.

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The Cabot Public House

Nestled between the Lodge and the main street of Inverness, The Cabot Public House features inspired pub fare, hearty classics, and maritime favourites, including lobster boils on the patio. With live local music, a wide selection of local beverages, a fun mix of locals and visitors, and genuine Cape Breton hospitality, this spirited spot is a great place for lunch, dinner, and drinks.

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Downstreet Coffee Company

A café by day and rustic wine bar by night, this bustling spot is located on Central Avenue, in the heart of Inverness. It’s known for the best coffee in Cape Breton, with a menu that offers all-day breakfasts, home-style soups, house-baked breads, fresh salads, and delectable desserts. Downstreet is a gathering place for locals and guests alike. Travel time: 2 minutes

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Glenora Distillery

Just a short drive south of Cabot Links, Glenora Distillery is home to North America’s first single malt whisky. Flagship spirits include the Glen Breton Rare 25 Year and the Glen Breton Rare Cabot Links 19 Year. Book a tour and explore this amazing piece of Cape Breton history. (And don’t forget to ask about the VIP tour experience.) Travel time: 15 minutes

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Mabou Farmers' Market

The Mabou Farmers’ Market is an eclectic collection of local food growers, producers, and artisans who get together each week to showcase their wares at the Mabou Athletic Centre. Enjoy fresh lunches and sweet snacks, take in a musical performance, and shop for handmade crafts and seasonal produce. It’s a great way to spend your Sunday afternoon. Travel time: 18 minutes

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